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  Essex man definition - Dictionary - MSN Encarta
Essex man definition - Dictionary - MSN Encarta
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U.K. an offensive term stereotyping a man from the Essex area as vulgar in appearance and habits, with disposable income but no taste (informal insult)
encarta.msn.com /dictionary_561504294/Essex_man.html   (71 words)

  
 Essex Man -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Essex man describes a group that prior to the 1980s would have been expected to vote on class lines for the (A political party formed in Great Britain in 1900; characterized by the promotion of labor's interests and the socialization of key industries) Labour Party.
The (An unabridged dictionary constructed on historical principles) OED lists the earliest reference to the Essex man as one from 1990 in (additional info and facts about The Sunday Telegraph) The Sunday Telegraph although it is believed to have been in use from the mid- (The decade from 1980 to 1989) 1980s.
Portraits of Essex man include (additional info and facts about Harry Enfield) Harry Enfield's Loadsamoney and (additional info and facts about Ian Dury) Ian Dury's Billericay Dickie.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/e/es/essex_man.htm   (241 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Essex Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
Essex is a county located northeast of London, part of the East of England region.
The name of the county is derived from the ancient Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Essex.
The Essex stereotype was coined in the 1980s as the County homed the many upwardly-mobile children of the Thatcher generation, parodied by the Harry Enfield character "Loadsa Money".
www.ipedia.com /essex.html   (417 words)

  
 An Essex Man in Lincoln's Army
His father, The Reverend John Carwardine, was rector at Earls Colne, Essex and his uncle, Henry Holgate Carwardine was not only Lord of the Manor - one of two Lordships in the district - he was also a man of social and artistic gifts.
John Carwardine joined the army as a young man and when he was 34 enrolled in New York to fight in the American Civil War.
Many British soldiers were involved in the conflict, either from a sense of adventure after the Crimea or because they sympathised with the antislavery cause of the Union side.
www.americancivilwar.org.uk /articles/carwardine.htm   (672 words)

  
 Michael Jackson's Beer Hunter - Will Janina Jones win the heart of Essex man?
The modern Philistine is held to be Essex Man, but perhaps we have been a little unfair on that county.
Far from the urban, estuary Essex, it is half a dozen miles north of Chelmsford and slightly nearer to Great Dunmow, of bacon fame.
Can Ms Jones win the heart of Essex Man? She is trying hard, visiting pubs and conducting tastings for customers.
www.beerhunter.com /documents/19133-000760.html   (1009 words)

  
 UFO Area The mysterious end of Essex man   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
UFO Area The mysterious end of Essex man
As to who triumphed in Britain between the hand axe wielders and the Clactonians, scientists have established that the remains of the former are almost always found in more recent archaeological layers and appear to replace those of the Clactonians.
In other words, the fate of the first Essex men was probably extinction.
www.ufoarea.com /evolution_themysterious.html   (669 words)

  
 Essex man admits to harassing ex-supervisor with spam - SPAMfighter
Essex man admits to harassing ex-supervisor with spam - SPAMfighter
Essex man admits to harassing ex-supervisor with spam
An Essex man was placed on probation this week for harassing his former supervisor by signing her up for e-mail...
www.spamfighter.com /News-3821-Essex-man-admits-to-harassing-ex-supervisor-with-spam.htm   (114 words)

  
 Robert Sidney, 1st earl of Leicester --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Essex, Robert Devereux, 2nd earl of, Viscount Hereford, Lord Ferrers, Lord Bourchier
English soldier and courtier famous for his relationship with Queen Elizabeth I (reigned 1558–1603).
While still a young man, Essex succeeded his stepfather, Robert Dudley, earl of Leicester (died 1588), as the aging queen's favourite; for years she put up with his rashness and impudence, but their relationship finally ended in tragedy.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9047672   (775 words)

  
 Van and a Man Service based in Chelmsford, Essex that is reliable, friendly and good value.
Van and a Man Service based in Chelmsford, Essex that is reliable, friendly and good value.
Van with a Man, Gloucester Ave, Chelmsford, Essex, CM29DX
Many man and van companies pricing systems are riddled with hidden costs such as fuel charges,
www.vanwithaman.co.uk   (688 words)

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