Taunton


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Taun·ton

 (tôn′tən, tŏn′-)
A city of southeast Massachusetts on the Taunton River south of Boston. Settled in the 1630s, it was once a center of silversmithing.

Taunton

(ˈtɔːntən)
n
(Placename) a market town in SW England, administrative centre of Somerset: scene of Judge Jeffreys' "Bloody Assize" (1685) after the Battle of Sedgemoor. Pop: 58 241 (2001)
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He had seen Mrs Croft, too; she was at Taunton with the admiral, and had been present almost all the time they were talking the matter over.
It succeeded, however; and though Sir Walter must ever look with an evil eye on anyone intending to inhabit that house, and think them infinitely too well off in being permitted to rent it on the highest terms, he was talked into allowing Mr Shepherd to proceed in the treaty, and authorising him to wait on Admiral Croft, who still remained at Taunton, and fix a day for the house being seen.
Having at length gone through the school at Taunton, I was thence removed to Exeter College in Oxford, where I remained four years; at the end of which an accident took me off entirely from my studies; and hence, I may truly date the rise of all which happened to me afterwards in life.
AFTER a blank two days jump racing is set to resume at Taunton today, with the rescheduled Grade 2 Peterborough Chase becoming the biggest and most valuable race ever to be staged at the track.
taunton deane borough council is asking for expressions of interest (eoi) from hotel operators and brands to take part in a tender process that begins at the end of july to select an operator and brand to work with taunton deane borough council on a proposed hotel for the firepool site in taunton.
Taunton's new book, The Faith of Christopher Hitchens: The Restless Soul of the World's Most Notorious Atheist, will change forever the way you think about the man Taunton refers to as "one of atheism's high priests.
com)-- Wellshine Taunton is focussing on bringing affordable, professional services to the Taunton area.
LEADERS Merthyr Town can strike a major blow in their quest to be crowned Evo-Stik Southern League South and West champions when they play second-placed Taunton Town at Penydarren Park tomorrow (3pm).
AN own goal from defender Guy Clark four minutes from time handed the points to Taunton in this battle between the promotion rivals.
GLAMORGAN could look for a direct replacement from Somerset if all-rounder Jim Allenby makes the opposite journey to Taunton.
Born and raised in Taunton, she was the daughter of Roger and Patricia (Johnson) Cunha and lived 27 years in West Boylston.
This month's Postcode Postcard is TA2, which is just outside Taunton, Somerset.