Caburn

Cab´urn


n.1.(Naut.) A small line made of spun yarn, to bind or worm cables, seize tackles, etc.
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Tracey Caburn returned from Tunisia with her mother, Maureen Sudmore, and sister, Debbie Murphy, from Pontefract.
Tracey Caburn returned from Tunisia with her mother, Maureen Sudmore and sister Debbie Murphy, from Pontefract.
At Manchester airport, Tracey Caburn, from Pontefract, Yorkshire, had returned with her mother, Maureen Sudmore and sister Debbie Murphy.
At the closing of the tender offer, Gregory Bylinsky, a representative of Bandera, and Eddie Ramsden, a representative of Caburn, will resign as directors of the Company and Eric Kuby, a representative of North Star Investment Management Corporation, which beneficially owns 351,547 shares of Peerless common stock, will be appointed as a new a director.
Kellogg's, working with employee communication consultancy Caburn Hope, joins a plethora of big names, including BSkyB and Ladbrokes, in adopting the practice.
The pilot, who is believed to have paraglided off nearby Mount Caburn, was not injured.