Saint Albans


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Saint Al·bans

 (ôl′bənz)
A city of southeast England northwest of London. It was founded as an abbey town in 793 on the site of a Roman settlement.
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Saint Albans

(ˈɔːlbənz)
n
(Placename) a city in SE England, in W Hertfordshire: founded in 948 ad around the Benedictine abbey first built in Saxon times on the site of the martyrdom (about 303 ad) of St Alban; present abbey built in 1077; Roman ruins. Pop: 82 429 (2001). Latin name: Verulamium
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Thou mayst tell the good Queen that I will leave this place without delay, and will let the landlord think that we are going to Saint Albans; but when we are upon the highroad again, I will go one way through the country and will send my men the other, so that if one falleth into the King's hands the others may haply escape.
So we will go forward once more, nor will we stop this night till we reach Saint Albans." Hereupon, taking out his purse, he paid the landlord his score, and so they left the inn.
"But I heard that blue-clad knave say that they would go straight forward to Saint Albans; so, an ye hurry forward, ye may, perchance, catch them on the highroad betwixt here and there." For this news the leader of the band thanked mine host right heartily, and, calling his men together, mounted and set forth again, galloping forward to Saint Albans upon a wild goose chase.
When the King's men found themselves foiled at Saint Albans, and that Robin and his men were not to be found high nor low, they knew not what to do.
``Surely,'' said the worthy churchman; ``you shall have mine own ambling jennet, and I would it ambled as easy for your sake as that of the Abbot of Saint Albans. Yet this will I say for Malkin, for so I call her, that unless you were to borrow a ride on the juggler's steed that paces a hornpipe amongst the eggs, you could not go a journey on a creature so gentle and smooth-paced.
Sometimes we went to Georgetown Prep, or The Landon School for Boys, but I liked to go to Saint Albans. With its gray stone edifices, heavy wooden doors, and stained-glass windows, St.
Peoples Trust company of Saint Albans has selected Finastra to provide a single, end-to-end lending solution for commercial and consumer lending, the company said.
Located on the corner of Dartmouth Road and Saint Albans Drive, in the Park District at North Hills, the project will consist of five residential levels on top of a two-level parking deck.
14 Which former mistress of Charles II was the mother of a Duke of Saint Albans? 15 In literature, which author who lived in the nineteenth century wrote Northanger Abbey?
"But Saint Albans are not going to make it easy- it's going to be a tough test and we won't take anything for granted."
Mickey, Saint Albans Melbourne madness IS IT just me that thinks the Melbourne Cup is no more than an overrated 2m Flat handicap?
She also visited Saint Albans High School in Saint Albans, W.V., and delivered remarks recognizing the progress of the school's students under NCLB.