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  Baltimore Neighborhoods: Ashburton - Northwest Planning District
Born in 1774 in Ashburton, Devon, England, Lord Baring was an esteemed lawyer and a member of the financial house of Baring and Company.
In 1908 the City purchased 107 acres from the Vickers, Williams, and Ober estates to the southwest of Ashburton for Ashburton Park and Reservoir.
Ashburton has been transformed into a vital community that has helped to demythologize the equation of population changes with depreciating neighborhood stability.
www.ci.baltimore.md.us /neighborhoods/northwest/ashburton.html   (2091 words)

  
 GENUKI/Devon: Ashburton - Genealogy
The parish of Ashburton is co- extensive with the borough, and comprises 6936A.
Hanham, H.J. A Tangle Untangled: the Lordship of the Manor and Borough of Ashburton.
Troup, F.B. Bounties to Seamen at Ashburton, 1793.
genuki.cs.ncl.ac.uk /DEV/Ashburton   (1532 words)

  
 Ashburton community page
ASHBURTON The history of the quiet little town of Ashburton, (by-passed by main roads and railways) is that of a score of Devonshire market-towns.
Ashburton is essentially a 15th century church, with unusual granite arcades and good bossed roofs.
Behind the organ is a memorial to John Dunning) 1st Lord Ashburton, who was born at Gulwell, in the adjacent parish of Staverton, and educated at Ashburton Grammar School.
www.devon.gov.uk /etched?url=etched/ixbin/hixclient.exe&_IXP_=1&_IXR=100047   (961 words)

  
 Ashburton Technical School
Under the spotlight is a building significant for the important part it played in the provision of education in Ashburton.
Ashburton, established in 1863, is a rural centre of some 15,000 people.
Over half the registered buildings in Ashburton are built wholly or partly of brick and the former school is one of them.
www.historic.org.nz /heritage/Atrisk-stories/2002_11_ashburtontech.htm   (680 words)

  
 Ashburton Fluoride Bid Fails - Science - RedOrbit
Preliminary results from the Ashburton District Council referendum showed almost 55 per cent of voters, or 4068 people, voted against putting fluoride back in the town supply, while 3343 residents voted for it.
Fluoride resurfaced as an issue in Ashburton last year, four years after it was removed from the water supply on a narrow vote by councillors.
The medical officer of health for the area, Dr Daniel Williams, asked the Ashburton council to revisit the issue, citing a 25% increase in dental decay in six- year-olds.
www.redorbit.com /news/science/868362/ashburton_fluoride_bid_fails/index.html?source=r_science   (443 words)

  
 Race NZ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Ashburton Racing Club, based in Ashburton, was established in 1878 and races 4 times a year.
Ashburton Racing Club was formed at a public meeting held on 2 September, 1878, and became the Ashburton County Racing Club, its title through the 20th Century after amalgamating with the Tinwald Racing Club 20 years later.
In 1928 the Ashburton Club undertook a major programme of improvements, when the outside public enclosure was abolished and a new public and members' stand erected.
www.racenz.com /AshburtonRC   (363 words)

  
 Homestore - Cities - Baltimore - Ashburton
Homebuyers in Ashburton are drawn by the diverse mix of prim English Tudors, sprightly Victorians with wide, wrap-around porches, and, of course, Colonials and Colonial townhouses.
Ashburton is near most of Baltimore's best restaurants: The Prime Rib and McCafferty's for beef, The Brass Elephant for fine dining and Michael's for jumbo lump crab cakes.
Ashburton is also near Lake Ashburton Hanlon Park, the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore and Forest Park Golf Course.
www1.move.com /Cities/Baltimore/AshburtonGN.asp?poe=homestore   (474 words)

  
 Ashburton: Our People - Investment Management   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
He is personally responsible for Ashburtons discretionary portfolio management service and has more than 35 years experience in global asset management with major international institutions.
Nicky Ludlam is an Investment Manager at Ashburton (Jersey) Limited and is part of the asset allocation team which focuses on the asset allocation process for the core services of Asset Management, Cash and Fixed Income and Advanced Portfolio Services (APS).
Ashburton (Jersey) Limited is regulated in the carrying on of investment business by the Jersey Financial Services Commission under the Financial Services (Jersey) Law 1998.
www.ashburton.com /01_About_Ashburton/09_Our_People/03_Investment_Management   (774 words)

  
 Ashburton
The parish church of Ashburton, dedicated to St Andrew, is situated off West Street near the centre of the old stannary town.
Delightfully situated on the edge of Dartmoor, Ashburton was an important market centre for the local tin trade in the medieval and renaissance era.
Ashburton lay on a main road, approximately halfway between Exeter (19 miles) and Plymouth (24 miles).
www.utoronto.ca /patrons/Ashburton.html   (150 words)

  
 Ashburton: Our People - Directors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Trevor is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Bankers and a Fellow of the Securities and Investment Institute.
Prior to joining Ashburton in 2000, Bob was responsible for managing the UK clients of the UBS Private Banking Group and was a member of their European Market Development Team.
Stephen is a Member of the Securities and Investment Institute and joined Ashburton in September 1999, having previously held senior management positions with HSBC, John Govett and Barclays.
www.ashburton-jersey.com /01_About_Ashburton/09_Our_People/01_Directors   (845 words)

  
 Ashburton.org The official website of Ashburton, Devon, UK
Ashburton lies on the southern slopes of Dartmoor in the heart of the South Devon countryside.
Ashburton is not only a splendid gateway to Dartmoor, but is also the ideal base from which to explore the whole region from Moor to sea.
Today, Ashburton is a blend of its richly historic past and its bustling, market-town present.
www.ashburton.org   (328 words)

  
 Sports Venue Technology - Ashburton Grove - Arsenal FC Stadium
Ashburton Grove, where the new stadium is to be built, covers 27 acres.
There will also be office space within the Ashburton Grove scheme to be offered to the health authorities, to enable the existing former neighbourhood office (currently social services offices) on Drayton Park to be converted to a primary healthcare centre.
The new state of the art waste and recycling centre will be a vast improvement on the existing situation at Ashburton Grove, which operates on the basis of tipping the incoming waste on the floor and transferring it to open top bulk vehicles for final disposal.
www.sportsvenue-technology.com /projects/arsenal   (1468 words)

  
 Ashburton Conference Centre Motor Lodge Ashburton Information
Ashburton is the commercial centre of the rich mid-Canterbury farming area and the main town of Ashburton District.
Ashburton is the perfect backdrop for relaxing and unwinding away from the stress of the city.
Ashburton Speedway Assn is affiliated to the South Island Federation Of Independent Speedway Clubs Inc. All grades of Saloon Cars, Street Stocks, Mini Stocks, Youth Mini Stocks and Open Wheelers race at Ashburton.
www.ashburtonmotorlodge.co.nz /local.htm   (339 words)

  
 Hospitals - Ashburton Hospital and Community Hospitals Services - Canterbury District Health Board
Ashburton and Rural Health Services is within the operational arm of the Canterbury District Health Board.
Ashburton Hospital is the centre from which a comprehensive range of Inpatient, Daypatient, Outpatient and Community based services are delivered from.
Ashburton Hospital is an Accredited secondary level acute medical and surgical hospital.
www.cdhb.govt.nz /ash/Hospital.htm   (945 words)

  
 Ashburton Accommodation Hotels Motels Lodges
Around Ashburton there is fishing, climbing, walking, tramping, skiing, swimming, rafting, jet boating, and mountain biking.
Ashburton is also a busy farming supply town surrounded by lush plains that support many different types of farming.
Situated at the north end of town, 100 metres west of the main highway, Hotel Ashburton is next to Ashburton Golf and Race Course.
www.ki-wi.co.nz /ashburton.htm   (326 words)

  
 Ashburton College
Ashburton College regulation navy cap or sunhat (both must have College monogram) may be worn with the summer uniform (Elite Emboidery in the Triangle).
Ashburton College regulation beanie (with the college monogram) may be worn with the winter uniform (Elite Embroidery in the Triangle and Tots to Teens).
Ashburton College regulation grey socks with a navy and red band (Tots to Teens).
www.ashburtoncollege.ac.nz /uniform.html   (1322 words)

  
 Ashburton Women's Soccer Club Home Page
Amy Jackson’s second half goal consigned Casey to its second straight defeat as Ashburton emerged 1-0 winners in a tight contest at Ashburton Park.
Ashburton remains the only side in the league yet to concede a goal after another weekend of big scores in the WPL.
Ashburton's Women's Premier League season started promisingly on Sunday when both the reserves and seniors defeated the Eastern Lions.
www.ashburtonwsc.org.au   (385 words)

  
 The Ashburton Guardian (New)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Ashburton partygoers are being cautioned over herbal highs after a local case where the person who took the pills needed medical attention.
Ashburton Community Alcohol and Drug Service deputy general manager Chris Clark said people needed to be “very careful” when taking herbal pills, especially those that contained the active drug benzylpiperazine, otherwise known as BZP.
Ashburton bar staff were also being urged to pay extra attention to persons whose reactions were not consistent with what they had drunk.
www.ashburtonguardian.co.nz /index.asp?articleid=3734   (676 words)

  
 Shire of Ashburton - Welcome to the Shire of Ashburton
The Shire of Ashburton, at nearly half the size of Victoria (105 647 square km), boasts some of the world's largest open cut mines, largest pastoral leases and cattle stations and a thriving fishing industry all set against a beautiful and ancient arid tropical landscape.
The region's 6000 residents are employed in a variety of industries including oil, gas, mining, cattle, fishing and tourism.
To contribute to the social, economic and environmental prosperity of the Shire of Ashburton by providing in alliance with others, strong community leadership, advocacy, and cost effective facilities and services.
www.ashburton.wa.gov.au   (149 words)

  
 Hotel Ashburton
Ashburton the commercial centre of one of New Zealand's richest agricultural and pastoral regions
Immaculate treelined roadsides, superb parks and gardens greet the visitor from north or south signalling the pride that the townspeople have in their delightful surroundings.
Ashburton - the starting point for your holiday in a district with scenery so magnificent it will take your breath away.
www.hotelash.co.nz /Liesure_activities/ashburton.asp   (171 words)

  
 Enterprise Ashburton Economy, Business Development, Immigration, Employment, South Island NZ
Ashburton is located in the centre of the South Island with a slice of everything New Zealand has to offer in a peaceful and safe community with a thriving economy.
The hub of the Ashburton region's strong farming community, Ashburton is the ideal place to live and do business.
Enterprise Ashburton’s mission is “to actively promote the establishment of successful new enterprise in the Ashburton District, encourage employment growth and assist local businesses to expand successfully”.
www.enterpriseashburton.co.nz   (162 words)

  
 Ashburton River
He told me that as a youngster he could remember a day when as many as 200 salmon were caught at the mouth of the Ashburton River.
Alas nowadays the Ashburton is a shadow of its former self.
The Ashburton River is not recommended as a destination for salmon anglers.
www.fishingmag.co.nz /locations-salmon-ashburton.htm   (237 words)

  
 Ashburton - South Canterbury, New Zealand.
To mark the 100th anniversary of Ashburton, the earthquake unsafe Clock from the old post office was restored and resurrected to form the Land mark of the town.
You may not be travelling by Penny Farthing, but a stop over in Ashburton will allow you time to appreciate the attractions of the area and taste the fine food fresh from the fields.
Many displays in the museum, cover all the cultural changes that the area has gone through and a working display of the waterways, show the determination of the early settlers to achieve.
www.beds-n-leisure.com /Ashburton.htm   (249 words)

  
 Accommodation in Ashburton hotels and lodgings - ASE.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Use the filter to refine the lodgings results and bring Ashburton hotels, B&Bs or holiday rentals to the top of the search.
Ashburton is close to Mt. Hutt Skifields, Lake Hood recreational lake and world renown fishing rivers.
Hotel Ashburton is a fifty four room, 3 star hotel situated in a wonderful park like gardens environment.
www.ase.net /servlet/SearchHotel/507/-43.92/171.75/Ashburton?aid=146&affiliate=146   (212 words)

  
 Cemeteries - Ashburton District Council
Both Ashburton and Methven have a Returned Services section and the Ashburton cemetery has a children's section for those nine years and under.
The new lawn section of the Ashburton cemetery is interdenominational whereas the majority of the rural cemeteries have separate areas for different religions.
At the Ashburton cemetery we encourage double interments by way of extra depth to enable two caskets to be interred in one plot.
www.ashburtondc.govt.nz /services/cemeteries.htm   (201 words)

  
 Ashburton Soccer Club: News
Ashburton SC has received permission from the FFV to hold round one on the 14th of April.
Club coach Reno Lia was unavailable for comment, however club Communications officer Paul Alexopoulos was reported to have said "I need new shorts".
A number of senior players have taken up coaching positions with Ashburton's junior teams this year, following the lead of former ressies super coach Alan 'the energiser' Cubbon who is now the club's Junior Coaching Director.
www.ashburtonsc.com.au   (320 words)

  
 Ashburton Bowls Club - Home
Ashburton Bowls Club is happy to host a school group, to promote the great game of Lawn Bowls, and show what can be done on the green!
A good time was had by all, and the students learnt about team play, and how to play Bowls in a friendly atmosphere over a series of weeks.
If you or your school are interested in participating in the schools program with Ashburton, please email geoffc@ashburtonbowls.com, to discuss the possible timing and booking of the sessions.
www.ashburtonbowls.com   (243 words)

  
 Ashburton: Out of Town - localeye, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Ashburton based, specialises in a wide range of agricultural placements within the South Island.
Map of Plains Railway near Ashburton.Able to select streets,contours and features and to zoom in.
Ashburton Wheels Week features a diverse variety of events themed around the wheel.
www.localeye.co.nz /pages?catId=465   (330 words)

  
 Ashburton Canterbury New Zealand – Methven, Mt Hutt, Rakaia, High Country, Mt Somers, Ashburton District Tourism
Ashburton Canterbury New Zealand – Methven, Mt Hutt, Rakaia, High Country, Mt Somers, Ashburton District Tourism
A short drive south of Christchurch International Airport, you will find yourself in the Ashburton District – encompassing Methven Mt Hutt, Mt Somers, the South Island High Country, and the Rakaia River.
The Ashburton District, stretching from the spectacular Southern Alps to the Pacific Ocean and bordered by beautiful braided rivers and high country lakes can be divided into four areas, each with their own appeal: Ashburton, Methven/Mt Hutt, Mt Somers/Highcountry and Rakaia.
www.ashburtontourism.co.nz   (138 words)

  
 Jobs - Ashburton Hospital and Community Hospitals Services - Canterbury District Health Board
Ashburton has a lifestyle and recreation activities we all love.
Ashburton has the two best fishing rivers, the Rakaia to the North, and the Rangitata to the south.
There are many choices of jobs outside the health industry for partners relocating, either in Ashburton or just an hours drive to the city of Christchurch or in Timaru.
www.cdhb.govt.nz /ash/jobs.htm   (311 words)

  
 Ashburton Accommodation Ashburton Motor Lodge & Conference Centre
Your hosts Christine and Karen, welcome you to Ashburton Motor Lodge and Conference Centre, Ashburton's newest motel and conference centre offering up-market modern Ashburton accommodation and facilities.
Whether you are here for business or pleasure, we will make your stay a memorable one.
Your first choice for exceptional, affordable, Ashburton accommodation offering you the option of 17 luxury units maintained to the highest standard.
www.ashburtonmotorlodge.co.nz /index.htm   (258 words)

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