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A town of central England southeast of Birmingham. It is famous for the ruins of Kenilworth Castle, founded c. 1120 and celebrated in Sir Walter Scott's novel Kenilworth (1821).


(Placename) a town in central England, in Warwickshire: ruined 12th-century castle, subject of Sir Walter Scott's novel Kenilworth. Pop: 22 218 (2001)


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a town in central Warwickshire, in central England, SE of Birmingham. 20,121.
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Last summer he toured Europe, gave a recital in Toulouse, France, won a Grand Prix chess tournament in Kenilworth, England, and played golf on many renowned Scottish links courses (including firing a 2-under 70 at the Monarch's Course at Gleneagles).
IN THE BLUE CORNER NAME: Justin Forrest AGE: 31 HOME TOWN: Kenilworth, England WEIGHT: 11 stone (154lbs) REACH: 70 ins HEIGHT: 5ft 10
KENILWORTH, England, November 16 /PRNewswire/ -- We all know that a lot of heat is lost from your head and this is why it is important to wear a hat outside and sometimes inside during the winter months.