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 (kär-līl′, kär′līl′)
A borough of northwest England near the Scottish border. Mary Queen of Scots was imprisoned in Carlisle's 11th-century castle from May to July 1568.


(kɑːˈlaɪl; ˈkɑːlaɪl)
(Placename) a city in NW England, administrative centre of Cumbria: railway and industrial centre. Pop: 71 773 (2001). Latin name: Luguvallum


(kɑrˈlaɪl, ˈkɑr laɪl)

a city in Cumbria, in NW England. 102,900.
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As a misfortune to begin with, our engine broke down between Lancaster and Carlisle.
CECILY:--"This is Miss Julia Stanley, who used to teach in Carlisle a few years ago.
She said she was visiting a friend in Carlisle and thought she'd call to see father for old acquaintance sake.
When they can bend my war-bow, and bring down a squirrel at a hundred paces, I send them to take service under Johnny Copeland, the Lord of the Marches and Governor of Carlisle.
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ACCRINGTON boss John Coleman has stood by his criticism of Carlisle being able to play their 'home' games at a neutral venue following the flooding of their ground - but has apologised for any offence his comments caused.
THE wife of former Premier League footballer Clarke Carlisle has said she has been "overwhelmed" by messages of support since her husband was seriously injured in a collision with a lorry.
But the heart and soul of Carlisle is located barely a mile south of the interstate, and until 2009, the main artery from the interstate that carried traffic to the city's center--State Highway 13--had a winding route through the heart of the city.
com)-- Carlisle SynTec Systems, a leading manufacturer and supplier of single-ply roofing systems and products recently honored Platinum Roofing, with the 2013 Excellence in Single-Ply Award.
14 November 2011 - US diversified manufacturer Carlisle Companies Inc (NYSE:CSL) has struck a deal to take over electronic interconnect parts supplier Tri-Star Electronics International Inc for an enterprise value of USD285m (EUR209m).
7 million bridge loan to WP Carlisle Associates LP for the purpose of acquiring a $25 million distressed loan in relation to the Carlisle Crossing shopping center located in Carlisle, PA.