Epping


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Epping

(ˈɛpɪŋ)
n
(Placename) a town in E England, in Essex, on the edge of Epping Forest: a residential centre for London. Pop: 9889 (2001)
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My eldest uncle John had left me an estate in land, near Epping, of about thirty pounds a year; and I had a long lease of the Black Bull in Fetter-Lane, which yielded me as much more; so that I was not in any danger of leaving my family upon the parish.
Here there were rumours of Martians at Epping, and news of the destruction of Waltham Abbey Powder Mills in a vain attempt to blow up one of the invaders.
In the year 1775, there stood upon the borders of Epping Forest, at a distance of about twelve miles from London--measuring from the Standard in Cornhill,' or rather from the spot on or near to which the Standard used to be in days of yore--a house of public entertainment called the Maypole; which fact was demonstrated to all such travellers as could neither read nor write (and at that time a vast number both of travellers and stay-at-homes were in this condition) by the emblem reared on the roadside over against the house, which, if not of those goodly proportions that Maypoles were wont to present in olden times, was a fair young ash, thirty feet in height, and straight as any arrow that ever English yeoman drew.
Art and science come together in a new multimedia exhibit titled "Living Light: Photographs by Light of Bioluminescent Bacteria" on display through Saturday, March 24, at the Epping Gallery at McHenry County College.
Lane-Rondeau, owner of 900 Degrees Neapolitan Pizzeria, said she hopes to finalize paperwork soon to open a new restaurant in Portsmouth by the end of the year to join her locations in Manchester and Epping.
Now Epping Forest council in Essex hopes to have staff trained to fly the "aerial camera systems" by June.
Had the Epping Forest Act not been passed in 1878, this walk might have been more like Parkour through residents' back gardens.
John Duffell, organiser of an annual parade in Epping, Essex, said it would not go ahead this year.
He then drove the children to Epping Forest, Essex, where he sexually assaulted and strangled them, before dumping their bodies in the woods.
A dead donkey, a goat and several large dogs were also found dumped in Epping Forest which straddles north-east Greater London and Essex.
Vicky, of Epping, Essex, is a single mother and has splurged 5,000 pounds on her son's shoes, 10,000 pounds on clothes and 5,000 pounds on accessories.
Of the three living species of this creature, the Northern Hairy-Nosed wombat is at most risk of extinction 6 there are only about 115 left in the wild 6 all in just one locale, Epping Forest National Park in Central Queensland -- according to a report from BBC.