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  • He constructed "Morton's Dyke" across the fens from Wisbech to Peterborough, repaired the episcopal palace at Hatfield and the school of canon law and St Mary's Church at Oxford.

  • WHITTLESEY, a market town in the Wisbech parliamentary division of Cambridgeshire, England, 54 m.

  • WISBECH, a municipal borough, market town, and port in the Wisbech parliamentary division of Cambridgeshire, England, 38 m.

  • By the Wisbech canal it has communication with the Ouse.

  • Other institutions include a grammar school founded in the middle of the 16th century and provided for by a charter of Edward VI., the Cambridgeshire hospital, a custom-house, a cattle-market, and an important corn-exchange, for Wisbech has a large trade in grain.

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  • The growth of Wisbech depended on its position and episcopal patronage.

  • In 1190 tenants of Wisbech Barton acquired an exemption from tolls throughout England, confirmed by John, Henry IV.

  • In 1086 eels were prolific in Wisbech water.

  • Watson, History of Wisbech (Wisbech, 1827); N.

  • Walker and C. Thomas, History of Wisbech (Wisbech, 1849); History of Wisbech (Wisbech and London, 1833).

  • Casaubon, who Latinized its name " Dei ingenium (Ephemerides, 19th September 1611), was told by the " ornithotrophaeus " he visited at Wisbech that in London it fetched twenty pence.

  • Dec. 1882), took more actively than his brother to a political career, and in January 1910 was returned as a Liberal for the Wisbech division of Cambridgeshire.

  • MARCH, a market town in the Wisbech parliamentary division of Cambridgeshire, England, 30 m.

  • In the dispute between the Jesuits and the secular clergy known as the " Wisbech Stirs " (1595-1596) he zealously supported Weston in his resistance to any compromise with the civil government.

  • The Nene on the south-east has but a small portion of its course in Lincolnshire; it flows due north through an artificial outfall, called the Wisbech Cut.

  • CHATTERIS, a market town in the Wisbech parliamentary division of Cambridgeshire, England, 25z m.

  • manufacturengineering, based at Marshland St James, near Wisbech, began life in 1972 designing and manufacturing machinery for potato farmers.

  • Craft in the new yacht marina at Wisbech are unable to pass seaward of Sutton Bridge.

  • yacht marina at Wisbech are unable to pass seaward of Sutton Bridge.

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