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Monck

or Monk  (mŭngk), George First Duke of Albemarle. 1608-1670.
English general who was instrumental in the restoration of Charles II (1660) and supervised London during the plague of 1665.

Monck

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(Biography) George. 1st Duke of Albemarle. 1608–70, English general. In the Civil War he was a Royalist until captured (1644) and persuaded to support the Commonwealth. After Cromwell's death he was instrumental in the restoration of Charles II (1660)

Monck

Monk

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George (1st Duke of Albemarle and Earl of Torrington), 1608–70, English general.
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Monck Mason (whose voyage from Dover to Weilburg in the balloon, "Nassau," occasioned so much excitement in 1837,) conceived the idea of employing the principle of the Archimedean screw for the purpose of propulsion through the air - rightly attributing the failure of Mr.
Mr Monck, who works for the post office and is also church warden for Yarm Parish Church, won the vote with five votes to four.
Scilla Monck, communication officer for the Students' Union, said: "The week has been organised to raise money and awareness of cancer.
Yarm Town councillor Peter Monck is busy researching and cataloguing the names of local soldiers as part of plans to commemorate next year's centenary of the start of the Great War.
FAMILY: grandfather Monck, and one of brothers And a military reenactment society will bring trench warfare to life at the start of August - as close to the anniversary of the start of the war as possible - possibly on a school field.
Former Newcastle University student, Scilla Monck, who took out three student loans in order to pay for her physiology degree, said: "These flippant comments are typical from someone who has not seen the direct effects of debt.
Former councillor Peter Monck, who served the ward for 16 years until 2007, has criticised the decision to spend cash on professional PR.
Managed by English Heritage, Belsay Hall is a Greek-revival style hall built in 1807 by Sir Charles Monck to accompany the existing castle and Jacobean manor house.
RESPONDING to an entry on TS15 submitted by Peter Monck regarding Yarm allotments, LOCAL LAWYER said: "Mr Monck does not understand the law.
Designed by Sir Charles Monck, after he was inspired by The Temple of Theseus during a trip to Athens, the building is of great architectural importance.
YOUR correspondent Mr Monck asks if Stockton Council wrote to Yarm Town Council to have the banner advertising the Gala removed from the Town Hall.
World Economic Forum communications chief Adrian Monck said it appeared to be the heaviest snowfall for the four-decades-old summit since 1999-2000, though he described it as more of an inconvenience than a real threat to attendance.