Carnarvon


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Carnarvon

(kɑːˈnɑːvən)
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(Placename) a variant spelling of Caernarfon
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Caer is the Celtic word for Castle, and is still to be found in many Welsh names, such as Carnarvon, Caerleon, and so on.
One of the hotel's suites had witnessed the death of Lord Carnarvon in 1923, who was the financer of Howard Carter's successful expedition to discover the tomb of Tutankhamen.
n The story of how Howard Carter and Lord Carnarvon discovered Tutankhamun's tomb is being turned into a four-part drama by ITV.
Hibiscus Petroleum through its subsidiary, Carnarvon Hibiscus Pty Ltd (Carnarvon Hibiscus) currently holds a 50.
The 8th Lord and Lady Carnarvon and their family currently live in Highclere, a residence of the Carnarvon family since 1679.
Archaeologist Lord Carnarvon died in 1923 a few months after discovering Tutankhamun's tomb in Egypt.
Lady Fiona Carnarvon, the eighth countess of Carnarvon, and mistress of Highclere Castle, the filming location for the award-winning Downton Abbey, will be giving a talk in Dubai on Thursday.
The Blyth-based business, which specialises in manufacturing fluid transfer systems for subsea oil and gas extraction, secured the deal last year to supply diverless bend stiffener connectors to Technip for the Balnaves field development in Australia's Carnarvon Basin.
ENGLAND in Berkshire, INDIA Bodybuilders perform Surya Namaskar or Sun salutation during a function to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda, in New Delhi, an Indian Hindu monk who spread the message of India''s spiritual heritage across the world ENGLAND Countess Carnarvon l at the Egyptian Exhibition in the cellars of Highclere Castle in Berkshire, to mark the 90th anniversary when the 5th Earl of Carnarvon and Howard Carter opened the Shrine Room in the tomb of Tutankhamun in Egypt's Valley of the Kings USA Cindy Stones feeds a seventeen day old female baby gorilla at the Gladys Porter Zoo in Brownsville, Texas.
The exploits of Carter and his boss, Lord Carnarvon, captivated a world eagerly following their adventures among the pyramids.
The eighth Earl of Carnarvon, George Reginald Oliver Molyneux Herbert, has turned down the request from retired head teacher Gordon Pigeon.
The eighth Earl of Carnarvon, George Reginald Oliver Molyneux Herbert, whose stately home Highclere Castle in Berkshire is the setting for TV's smash-hit drama, has turned down a request from retired headteacher Gordon Pigeon.