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Maidstone

(ˈmeɪdstən; -ˌstəʊn)
n
(Placename) a town in SE England, administrative centre of Kent, on the River Medway. Pop: 89 684 (2001)

Maid•stone

(ˈmeɪdˌstoʊn, -stən)

n.
a city in Kent, in SE England. 138,500.
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Catalogues were made out and sent to the various dealers in second-hand books at Tercanbury, Maidstone, and Ashford.
It happened that they had made the acquaintance of two young ladies in employment in Clapham, Miss Flossie Bright and Miss Edna Bunthorne, and it was resolved therefore to make a cheerful little cyclist party of four into the heart of Kent, and to picnic and spend an indolent afternoon and evening among the trees and bracken between Ashford and Maidstone.
Near Maidstone they came on a string of eleven motor-guns of peculiar construction halted by the roadside, with a number of businesslike engineers grouped about them watching through field-glasses some sort of entrenchment that was going on near the crest of the downs.
One said she lived in the South Foreland Light, and had singed her whiskers by doing so; another, that she was made fast to the great buoy outside the harbour, and could only be visited at half-tide; a third, that she was locked up in Maidstone jail for child-stealing; a fourth, that she was seen to mount a broom in the last high wind, and make direct for Calais.
3 Maidstone Maidstone United became Football League members in 1989 but had spent outside their means in order to get there and, with their ground not up to scratch, they had to play at Dartford.
MAIDSTONE Maidstone United became Football League members in 1989 but had spent outside their means, and, with their ground not up to scratch, they had to play at Dartford.
The purchase of land in Maidstone backfired when planning permission for a new stadium was rejected and the club was liquidated on August 17 1992 following the postponement of its first match of the season.
Contract: sc 19009 - a249 bearstead road maidstone major infrastructure improvements
The family had hoped to decorate his headstone using the character, but Maidstone Borough Council officials said Marvel would need to give permission first due to copyright issues.
MAIDSTONE and Braintree have been relegated from the National League but they can still put on a show.
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GRAHAM Alexander's Salford City will host struggling Maidstone United, while Stockport County will travel to Harrogate Town in the third round of the FA Trophy.