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  BBC NEWS | England | London | Five guilty of kidnapping boy, 10
The boy was made to kiss his mother goodbye before being blindfolded by the gang and driven to a hideout.
Dawn Latida Fields, 26, and Jeriah Simpson, 20, both of Navy Street, Clapham, were found guilty of kidnap, false imprisonment and flmail.
The "screaming" woman was bound at the feet and gagged and the boy taken to a flat in Victoria, central London.
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  LONDON (ENGLAND) - LoveToKnow Article on LONDON (ENGLAND)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The population of Greater London by the census of 1901 was 6,581,402.
The foreign-born population of London was 60,252 in 1881, and !35,,377 in 1901.
For judicial purposes Westminster was merged with the county of London in 1889, and the Liberty of the Tower was abolished in 1894.
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 Clapham - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Clapham is a neighbourhood in the London Borough of Lambeth, South London.
In the late eighteenth and early nineteenth century, the Clapham Sect were a group of upper class evangelic Anglicans who lived around the Common.
In the twentieth century, Clapham was seen as an unremarkable suburb, often cited as representing the thoughts of the ordinary people: the so-called "man on the Clapham omnibus".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Clapham   (487 words)

  
 London Underground - Encyclopedia.WorldSearch   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Zones 1 to 6 cover all of Greater London and a few extra stations; the remaining zones are named A, B, C and D, of which zone D is the most remote and consists of Amersham and Chesham out in the Chiltern Hills on the Metropolitan Line.
London Transport now produces a map specifically indicating which stations are accessible and more recent line maps are noting which stations provide step-free access to street level.
London Transport is known for taking legal action against unauthorised use of its trademarks, in spite of which unauthorised copies of the logo continue to crop up worldwide.
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 London Underground -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
London Transport now produces a map specifically indicating which stations are accessible and (additional info and facts about more recent) more recent line maps are noting which stations provide step-free access to street level.
London Transport's roundel (A company emblem or device) logo and (additional info and facts about tube map) tube map are instantly recognisable by any Londoner, almost any Briton, and many people around the world.
Since TfL took control of London's transport the roundel has been applied to other transport types within the city (bus, taxi, (A wheeled vehicle that runs on rails and is propelled by electricity) tram, (additional info and facts about DLR) DLR etc) in different colour pairs.
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 Blackfriars station - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Blackfriars station is a London Underground and National Rail station complex situated in the Blackfriars district of the City of London, in London, England.
The through platforms are served by Thameslink trains running north to south across London from Bedford and Luton in the north to Brighton in the south via London Bridge and the south west London suburbs around Sutton via Elephant and Castle.
The London Underground station is on the Circle and District lines, between Temple and Mansion House.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Blackfriars_station   (282 words)

  
 trounce - pafg05 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
was born in 1893 in Clapham (London), England.
Florence Julia Frost was born in 1865 in London (Pancras), England.
Amy Florence Fagg was born on 19 Mar 1895 in Lambeth (London), England.
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 Important Places in Pride and Prejudice and Jane Austen's Life -- Map
London is not marked on the map, since there was no room to do so (it is southeastern Middlesex).
Bromley is between Westerham and London, Epsom is on the southern-eastern approaches to London, and Clapham is a neighbourhood on the south side of the Thames (across from the `City' proper).
The Lake country (rugged, scenic, and with literary associations) is in the far northwest of England; and Newcastle (where Wickham is stationed after his marriage to Lydia) is in Northumberland in the northeast.
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 Clapham - TheBestLinks.com - London, England, Clapham Sect, Bedfordshire, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
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Clapham, London, England, Clapham Sect, Bedfordshire, Battersea, Battersea,...
Clapham was seen as an unremarkable suburb, often cited as representing the thoughts of the ordinary people: the so-called "man on the Clapham omnibus".
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 Cheap Clapham Hotels. Cheap Hotels in Clapham England UK - Claphamhotels
The Euro Hotel Clapham is situated on Clapham Common South Side.
The hotel is two minutes from Clapham South tube station with access to the city, West End and Wimbledon.
It is only a few minutes walk from Clapham South and Clapham Common underground stations, providing unrivalled access into and out of London.
www.hotelsintown.co.uk /clapham.htm   (373 words)

  
 HPL: Gazetteer L   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
A street located in Clapham, London, which at number two is home to Sturgis Podmore (OP14).
A quiet, perfectly normal suburb of London, where the houses are large and square (OP1), and where you'll find the perfectly normal residence of number four, Privet Drive.
Located in southeastern England, London is one of the largest and most famous cities in the world.
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 Encyclopedia: Clapham, London, England
For the village in West Sussex, see Clapham, West Sussex.
For the village in North Yorkshire, see Clapham, Yorkshire.
Clapham is a place in the London Borough of Lambeth.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Clapham,-London,-England   (546 words)

  
 Hotels in Clapham - ClaphamHotel, London
The hotel is located close to Public Transport and the London Underground.
The Euro Hotel Clapham is an attractive property overlooking Clapham Common Park.
Standing on the edge of Clapham Common, the Windmill dates back to 1729 and is a focal point for South Londoners.
www.hotel-europe.co.uk /hotel/clapham.htm   (144 words)

  
 London Hostels: Book a Cheap Hostel in London, Free Booking Service!
The St Christopher's Village is London's premier party hostel with a fantastic bar and nightclub.
Palmers Lodge is a unique new central London hostel with free Wi-Fi, bar and restaurant, key card security system, full CCTV security coverage, 24hr reception and access, laundry and drying facilities, TV lounge and all housed in a fantastic period building lovingly restored.
We are a comfortable hostel situated in the centre of London.
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 Norman Alexander SELKIRK 1877 Clapham, London
My father was born in Lancashire, England in October 1905 and his father was born in Clapham, London, England in 1877.
I have lived all my life in the UK apart from those periods when my father was serving abroad (Malta 1939 to 1943) and in Germany (1946 to 1949).
Now I live in retirement in Herefordshire, England and therefore I have more time to devote to the fascinatiing subject of Genealogy and research into our own SELKIRK family history.
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 Cemetery_d
Son of Martha Elizabeth Schmitt, of 45, Stadium St., Chelsea, London, England.
Son of John and Ellen Sullivan, of 49, Haselrigge Rd., Clapham, London, England.
Son of John and Florence E. Wilcox, of 18, Grayham Rd., New Malden, Surrey, England.
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 Adherents.com: By Location
The origin of the strange name Cokelers is not certain, although it has been suggested that it refers to the members' custom of drinking cocoa at their meetings, as part of the simple refreshments which were provided on these occasions.
Deism flourished in England in the eighteenth century and strongly influenced the rise of BIBLICAL CRITICISM and MODERNISM in the nineteenth century.
The Levellers and diggers of 17th century England were seen as a threat to the social order, and when this is the response of the political authorities such groups are not permitted to establish themselves.
www.adherents.com /adhloc/Wh_339.html   (4040 words)

  
 Clapham Hotels London - Hotels in Clapham London   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Euro Hotel Clapham is an attractive property with views of Clapham Common Park.
The hotel is situated near to Public Transport and the London Underground.
Clapham Common South Side, Clapham, London, England, UK [map]
www.findhotel.co.uk /towns/clapham.htm   (271 words)

  
 BBC - Weather Centre - 5 Day Forecast in Celsius for Clapham, United Kingdom
Find out more detailed information on indices and symbols for these charts.
Set Clapham, United Kingdom to be my hometown
The weather symbol shown for each day in the five day forecast represents the predominant weather expected on the day in question.
www.bbc.co.uk /weather/5day.shtml?id=3576   (179 words)

  
 London Hotel: The Windmill On The Common Clapham London   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
London Hotel: The Windmill On The Common Clapham London
Clapham Common South Side, Clapham, London, Greater London, England, SW4 9DE, UK [Map]
By tube on the Northern line to either Clapham Common or Clapham South.
www.find-hotels-world.com /uk/windmill-common-london.htm   (170 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: John Furniss
After his return home, 1847, he spent some time at Islington, London, working for the welfare of the waifs and strays, for "Suffer little children to come to me" was his motto then as in after years.
He became a professed member of the Congregation of the Most Holy Redeemer at St. Trond, Belgium, 1851, and afterwards gave missions in England and Ireland; but from 1851 until his death he devoted himself wholly to giving missions to children.
He was the founder of children's missions and "the children's Mass", and by his writings systematized the philosophy of religious training.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06324c.htm   (412 words)

  
 Kingsley Amis Biography (1922-1995)
The only son of a business clerk, Amis was born in 1922 in London.
He was educated at the City of London School and St. John's College, Oxford University, where he became acutely aware of his lower-middle-class origins.
Best known for his satiric novels, Amis burst onto London's literary scene as a poet, with the collections Bright November, (1947) and A Frame of Mind (1953).
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 Travelling Troubles! by SizeNet (www.sizenet.com)
With the onset of Winter (wasn't it only last month I was writing about Autumn?), I manage to find even more time to write as I cosy up to the log fire that we have already had to set in the fireplace.
Marilyn of COLCHESTER, England and her husband travelled by coach three weeks ago on what they hoped to be the trip of a lifetime - revisiting Barcelona where they spent their honeymoon 15 years ago.
JACKIE of CLAPHAM, London, England, an ample dress size 26 "and proud of every inch - I worked hard on this body to get it looking like this!" was pleasantly surprised when visiting the station on the way to the North of England.
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 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Died: June 24, 1875, Clap­ham Com­mon, Lon­don, Eng­land.
Af­ter pre­sid­ing for a short time at Hav­er­ford­west, he be­came in 1830 pas­tor of the church in Salter’s Hall, Lon­don.
Leaving there in 1836, he served in Leeds, Bris­tol, Shef­field, Rath­mines (Dub­lin), and Clap­ham Com­mon, Lon­don.
www.cyberhymnal.org /bio/g/i/giles_je.htm   (94 words)

  
 England: teaching jobs, continued page 4   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Principal, King's School of English, 58 Braidley Road, Bournemouth, Dorset BH2 6LD, England.
The Personnel Division (ref A031), The College of North West London, Dudden Hill Lane, London NW10 2XD.
Advertisements posted to this web-site are from companies and individuals, such that www.Englishexpert.com normally cannot verify the accuracy of the details posted.
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 Moses Merryweather\Sarah Edwards Taylor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Moses Merryweather, son of Richard Merryweather and Margaret Snaith, was born bef.
Sarah Edwards Taylor was born 1815 in Stepney, London, England.
September 01, 1844 in St Martins in the feilds, London, England.
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 King's College Hall - King's College, Hotels London, England Hotels, London Hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
King’s College London is great for enjoying the vibrant nightlife of Brixton, Clapham’s trendy High Street and Clapham Common...
Located in Denmark Hill, King’s College London is great for enjoying the vibrant nightlife of Brixton, Clapham’s trendy High Street and Clapham Common.
There are pleasant private grounds and a common room with a TV making this the perfect place to explore London or simply relax.
www.realadventures.com /listings/1035585.htm   (314 words)

  
 Richard Leeds Clapham-London,England
Looking for any info about Clapham family in London England.All that I have is a marriage certificate.
Her father Richard Leeds Clapham (deceased at that time) According to the Marriage Cert her father was a Book Binder.Henry was living at 65 Camobert St.Bethnal Green.They were married in a Registry Office in the district of Bethnal Green.
Do hope someone can tell us something.I was born in Poplar London.
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 The Windmill On The Common Clapham London UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Windmill On The Common Clapham London UK Cheap rates and discount rooms at The Windmill On The Common in London
Clapham Common South Side, Clapham, London, Greater London, England, SW4 9DE, UK Standing on the edge of Clapham Common, the Windmill dates back to 1729 and is a focal point for South Londoners.
There are 20 room(s) of this type in the hotel.
www.hotelsintown.co.uk /hotels/windmill-common-london.htm   (272 words)

  
 Backstage - An RSLP funded Theatre Collections database   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Description: Two posters, two tickets and around 40 programmes, primarily from the Balham Hippodrome, the Putney Hippodrome, the Shakespeare Theatre, Clapham Junction and the Grand Theatre, Clapham Junction.
There is also a toy theatre made by a local resident in the 1930s.
The Courthouse, 11 Garratt Lane, Wandsworth, London, SW18 4AQ
www.backstage.ac.uk /cld2/show_full?my_id=1005566341   (151 words)

  
 London Florists Clapham - London Florists Online in Clapham - London Flowers Clapham - London Florist - England, UK, ...
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Thanks to the internet, you can use your credit or debit card to buy flowers direct from a London florist over the telephone or use their online ordering facilities if available.
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