Royal Oak

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Roy′al Oak′

a city in SE Michigan, near Detroit. 64,120.
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You declined a little in Oliver Cromwell's time, but to no serious extent, and in Charles the Second's reign you were made Knights of the Royal Oak for your loyalty.
One day spent amidst the branches of an oak gave to that tree the name of the royal oak, which it bears to this day.
Gedge, the landlord of the Royal Oak, who used to turn a bloodshot eye on his neighbours in the village of Shepperton, sum up his opinion of the people in his own parish--and they were all the people he knew--in these emphatic words: "Aye, sir, I've said it often, and I'll say it again, they're a poor lot i' this parish--a poor lot, sir, big and little.
BLUE Ball Division One leaders Bottom Railway BA were beaten for only the second time this season as Royal Oak DP beat them 5-4 in the Loughborough and District Pubs & Clubs Darts League last week.
Situated off Newport Road, the Royal Oak is a Cardiff institution and one of the city's few relatively unspoilt pubs.
01% of PT Royal Oak Development Asia, which is listed on the Indonesian Stock Exchange at a price of Rp 2.
THE wreck lies upside down in just 100 feet of water - the battleship Royal Oak, sunk by a U-boat submarine with the loss of more than 800 lives.
NEIGHBOURS in Royal Oak Lane have spoken of their shock after learning a man was brutally kicked and beaten to death outside their homes.
King Charles II is said to have hidden in the hollow Royal Oak at Boscobel House in 1651, as he fled from defeat in the final battle of the English Civil War at Worcester.
The three-star Royal Oak Hotel, located in the centre of the Georgian market town of Welshpool, is one of 350 individually-owned UK hotels affiliated to the Best Western Hotel group.
sought to increase their presence in the Timmins area and purchased 10 former Royal Oak properties left behind in the Crown's hands, you can bet the province jumped at the opportunity to work with them.
Recently, when a large diesel engine OEM needed to implement a new 12-liter inline six-cylinder engine program, it contracted Royal Oak Boring, Port Huron, MI, to machine cast iron blocks.
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