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  Monmouth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Monmouth (Welsh: Trefynwy) is a town in south Wales, county town of the traditional county of Monmouthshire.
In 1387, Henry V was born in Monmouth Castle.
Henry V, born in Monmouth castle in 1387, who was immortalised in his victory at Agincourt and the square in the centre of town is named after this battle.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Monmouth   (641 words)

  
 Monmouth, Illinois - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Monmouth is the county seat of Warren County in the U.S. state of Illinois.
Monmouth was once home to one of the more bizarrely named high school sports organizations, the Zippers, in honor of a clothing manufacturer's sponsorship near the turn of the 20th century.
Monmouth was the home for Western Stoneware, known for its "Maple Leaf" imprint and for producing "Sleepy Eye" collectible ceramics, which are recognizable by the blue-on-white bas-relief Indian profile.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Monmouth,_Illinois   (551 words)

  
 Monmouth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The famous Monmouth cap was worn with pride at the Battle of Agincourt, which is appropriate as Henry V, the illustrious soldier King, was born at Monmouth Castle in 1387.
Monmouth is twinned with the town of Carbonne, in the south-west of France and Waldbronn in Germany.
Little remains of Monmouth Castle, the birthplace of HENRY V. It dates from soon after the Norman invasion of 1066 and was part of a chain of might stone castles in the area, used as based for controlling the local people and for further conquests westwards.
www.monmouth.gov.uk /pages/monmouth.htm   (2344 words)

  
 HighBeam Encyclopedia - Monmouth, James Scott, duke of   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
MONMOUTH, JAMES SCOTT, DUKE OF [Monmouth, James Scott, duke of], 1649-85, pretender to the English throne; illegitimate son of Charles II of England by Lucy Walter.
When Monmouth returned without the king's permission, he was forbidden to come to court but was received enthusiastically in London and the western counties.
Monmouth worked with Shaftesbury and the Whig party for the exclusion of James from the succession, and after the arrest of Shaftesbury for treason in 1681 he was heard to speak openly of rebellion.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/M/MonmthJ1S1.asp   (450 words)

  
 Monmouth University | Guggenheim Library | Special Collections
The Monmouth University Library is part of a statewide network of libraries that receive New Jersey State Documents, the official publications of the State government; they cover a wide range of subject matter.
The Lewis Mumford Collection at Monmouth University's Library constitutes the personal research library, which was housed at Mumford's home in Amenia, New York at the time of his death in 1990 at the age of 94.
Monmouth students who present a letter from a Monmouth professor indicating that use of Mumford Collection materials is necessary for the student to complete a paper, project or thesis.
library.monmouth.edu /spcol/spcol.php   (1068 words)

  
 Pediatrics Residency - Monmouth Medical Center
Monmouth Medical Center's location and population base provides a context in which a very high level of general pediatrics is practiced in a large number of top quality practices in the area.
Monmouth is one of six hospitals in New Jersey that are Valerie Fund Centers (http://www.thevaleriefund.org) for children with cancer and blood disorders.
Monmouth's Regional Newborn Center includes a 28 bed neonatal intensive care nursery that is part of Monmouth's state designated Level III Regional Perinatal Center for Monmouth and Ocean counties.
www.sbhcs.com /education/mmced/peds   (596 words)

  
 Monmouth Medical Center - Medical Education
Monmouth’s service area represents a population of nearly 1 million year-round residents in Monmouth, and portions of Ocean and Middlesex counties.
Monmouth’s respected reputation as an academic community hospital attracts the best physicians and dentists to its professional staff.
Monmouth’s 600 member nursing staff provides expert and competent nursing services at bedside, working as part of the health care team.
www.sbhcs.com /education/mmced   (723 words)

  
 Monmouth, Oregon -- Welcome to the City of Monmouth!
Monmouth is a city of 8,795 (July 2005) residents and has its own electric distribution system.
Monmouth’s educational opportunities rank as one of the highest in the state.
Monmouth is home to Western Oregon University, a 4-year institution of higher education, offering a variety of degree programs to more than 5,000 students.
www.ci.monmouth.or.us   (418 words)

  
 Monmouth Battlefield State Park
Monmouth Battlefield State Park preserves a splendid rural 18th-century landscape of fields, orchards, woods and wetlands encompassing miles of hiking and horseback riding trails, picnic areas, a restored Revolutionary War farmhouse and a Visitor Center.
The Battle of Monmouth was a political triumph for the Continental Army and General George Washington.
Old Tennent Church (1751), which is adjacent to the battlefield; the Village Inn (1726) in Englishtown; St. Peter's Episcopal Church (1771); the Monmouth County Historical Association Museum; the Covenhoven House (c.1752) and the Monmouth Battle Monument in the town of Freehold, which was dedicated in 1884 to commemorate the Battle of Monmouth.
uweb.superlink.net /monmouth/battlefield.html   (702 words)

  
 GMT GAMES: Project 500
The early phases of the battle of Monmouth are a confusing maze of marches and counter marches by the Americans.
Having failed to properly scout the ground, Lee had little solid intelligence to go on, a flurry of contradictory reports to interpret, and had given his brigadiers scant instructions other than to be ready to react as circumstances may dictate.
Monmouth, considered a "draw" by most historians, was not only the longest battle of the war; it was essentially the last major engagement fought in the North.
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 Monmouth - Lower Wye Valley
The historical town of Monmouth is situated on the Welsh border close to the River Monnow.
Not only does Monmouth have spectacular views, it is rich in history and heritage dating back to the 11th century.
Monmouth was also the birthplace of King Henry V born on 9th August 1378 at Monmouth castle, the remains of which can still be seen today.
www.earwego.com /fowv/monmouth.asp   (209 words)

  
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Geoffrey of Monmouth also claims that Guinevere was of Roman descent, quite beautiful, and was raised by the Duke Cador of Cornwall.
There are also those who believe the accounts of Geoffrey of Monmouth and his contemporaries, as well as those who try to prove him to be entirely mythological, but neither group's case is strong at all.
While Geoffrey of Monmouth does tell us she wore the ensigns of her royalty he fails to elaborate, thus eliminating the possibility of a clue regarding Guinevere’s own origins.
www.stubborn-lass.net /guinevere.php   (2079 words)

  
 ESPN.com - NCB - Kenny's late hoop sends Monmouth to the Big Dance
The Monmouth guard was on the court as a freshman when Princeton's Ed Persia heaved an 80-foot shot at the buzzer to defeat the Hawks.
Alston had 14 points and 10 rebounds to lead Monmouth (18-14), which became the first NEC team seeded lower than one or two to win the conference tournament since Mount St. Mary's in 1999.
Monmouth trailed 33-24 at halftime but erased that deficit in the first five minutes as 7-foot-2, 320-pound center John Bunch began to assert himself with two blocks and a score in the lane against the 7-foot Crosariol.
sports.espn.go.com /ncb/recap?gameId=260670161   (813 words)

  
 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for Monmouth, battle of   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Monmouth, battle of MONMOUTH, BATTLE OF [Monmouth, battle of] in the American Revolution, fought June 28, 1778, near the village of Monmouth Courthouse (now Freehold, N.J Gen. George Washington chose this location to attack the British troops, who were retreating from Philadelphia to New York City.
His Roman de Brut (1155) is a long, rhymed chronicle of British history based on the Historia of Geoffrey of Monmouth.
Although the House of Lords rejected his claim to succeed as the 6th earl of Stirling, in America he was generally considered a nobleman.
www.encyclopedia.com /articles/08673.html   (764 words)

  
 Monmouth Golf Club - 18 hole golfing, monmouth, south wales   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Monmouth Golf Club is a picturesque 18 hole, par 69 course which was founded in 1896, complete with deer, pheasants and other wildlife.
Monmouth Golf Club is well known for the friendly welcome offered to visitors by members and staff alike.
A Social membership, currently £35 per year, would enable you to enjoy the bar and dining facilities and to join in the many social events which are organised throughout the year.
www.monmouthgolfclub.co.uk   (387 words)

  
 MONMOUTH HAWKS - BASEBALL
Monmouth Falls To Seton Hall In Marathon - April 26, 2001
Monmouth Outmuscles Army In Slugfest - April 24, 2001
Monmouth Bats Produce 17 Hits, 11 Runs In Victory - April 19, 2001
bluehawk.monmouth.edu /~sport/Baseintro.htm   (386 words)

  
 Battle of Monmouth
The Battle of Monmouth raged in the scorching 96 degree heat on June 28, 1778.
Wayne's attack on the First Division provoked a brutal firefight that raged around the hedgerow and parsonage buildings until the British were forced to withdraw.
Lee's sudden and unexpected retreat is said to have been the action that began the Battle of Monmouth, which could have resulted in major American losses and cost the Continentals a definitive victory.
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 Monmouth County Board of Taxation
The Monmouth County Board of Taxation does not plan on divulging information collected or information disclosed voluntarily, but may be required to do so pursuant to a request under the Right to Know law, the common Right to Know, other State or Federal law or pursuant to court order.
The Monmouth County Board of Taxation, its Commissioners or employees exercise no control over the organizations, views, accuracy, copyright or trademark compliance or the legality of the material contained on those servers and do not sponsor, endorse, or approve the information, content, products, materials, opinions or services contained on such external sites.
The Monmouth County Board of Taxation specifically disclaims any and all liability from damages which may result from the accessing of a third party site which is linked to the Monmouth County Board of Taxation Web site, or from reliance upon any such information.
tax.co.monmouth.nj.us /priv.htm   (738 words)

  
 Monmouth
With a population of 174 residents, twelve businesses are located in and around Monmouth including two eating establishments, an archery shop, hair cutter, tractor salvage business, car and tractor repair shop, and a hackney pony stables.
Monmouth is located on Highway 64 - the Grant Wood Scenic Byway - eleven miles West of Maquoketa.
The Monmouth School House was last used as an elementary school in 1987 and has become the Monmouth Community Center.
www.jacksoncountyiowa.com /monmouth.cfm   (276 words)

  
 Monmouth University - Office of Financial Aid
These pages are dedicated to helping prospective and current Monmouth University students apply for financial assistance and maintain their current financial aid.
Monmouth University is affordable through various financial assistance programs.
While Monmouth is a private university, Monmouth is also committed to helping you find solutions that will enable you to enroll, graduate, and capitalize on this important, once-in-a-lifetime investment.
www.monmouth.edu /admission/adm_finaid.asp   (312 words)

  
 WPI Department of Military Science - Battle of Monmouth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
As British General Clinton prepared to evacuate Philadelphia there was strong sentiment in the Continental Army command that a cooperative effort between their army and the newly allied French naval fleet might result in winning the war.
He sent almost one-half of his army as an advance force to strike at the rear of the British when Clinton made the eminent move out of Monmouth Courthouse, which occurred on 28, June 1778.
Arrive at Monmouth Courthouse in the afternoon after a 19-mile road march in deep sand.
www.wpi.edu /Academics/Depts/MilSci/BTSI/Monmouth   (1062 words)

  
 Geoffrey of Monmouth
Writer and author who created the main framework of Arthurian legend and the figure of Arthur as a semi-historical British king.
Geoffrey was born at Monmouth in Southeastern Wales and was of Welsh or Breton descent.
Article "Geoffrey of Monmouth" created on 20 June 2000; last modified on 20 June 2000 (Revision 1).
www.pantheon.org /articles/g/geoffrey_of_monmouth.html   (757 words)

  
 Monmouth County Prosecutor/Employment
The Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office has immediate openings for trial attorneys with 3 or more years of criminal jury trial experience.
The Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office is currently accepting applications to fill anticipated future vacancies in the Law Clerk Program.
An offer of employment with the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office is conditioned upon a candidate successfully passing a pre employment drug screening and a comprehensive background investigation.
www.prosecutor.co.monmouth.nj.us /employ.htm   (582 words)

  
 Monmouth, Oregon (Cities)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Monmouth is a Willamette Valley community which lies southwest of Salem along Highway 99W.
Agriculture (fruit, hops, corn, brans) and live stock ranching (poultry, hogs, sheep, cattle) are the main staple for Monmouth's ecomomic stability.
Monmouth is part of the Salem, Oregon metro area
www.ohwy.com /or/m/monmouth.htm   (143 words)

  
 Monmouth College - The Fighting Scots Women's Basketball   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
More accolades for a pair of Monmouth College women’s basketball players arrived Tuesday as sophomore center Ashley Yeast (Sciota, Ill./West Prairie) and senior guard Courtney Scherrer (Roscoe, Ill./Hononegah) were named All-Midwest Conference first and second team, respectively.
For the first time since 2001, a pair of Monmouth College basketball players have been honored for their athletic and academic excellence by ESPN.
Monmouth College’s Yeast is MWC Performer of the Week
www.monm.edu /sportsinfo/basketball-women   (385 words)

  
 FOX Sports - COLLEGE BASKETBALL - Monmouth (NJ) Hawks Team Tournament
Monmouth also has 7-2, 320-pount monster John Bunch inside and teams continue to try to deal with his size and athletic ability.
Monmouth scored just 49 in winning the NEC title game and there's a reason — inability to make shots.
They'll fire it but not hit all that many — but still managed to win their league for the second time in the last three years.
msn.foxsports.com /cbk/team?categoryId=71817   (277 words)

  
 Fort Monmouth, NJ
The Relocation Readiness program, part of the Army Community Service is the primary source of information to assist soldiers and their families as they relocate from one installation to another.
Fort Monmouth is located on the Jersey Shore and filled with recreational, educational and cultural opportunities.
Make your reservations as early as possible to stay at the Fort Monmouth Lodging, telephone (732) 532-1092; DSN 992-1092, Building 270, telephone Recently renovated, the 2-room suites are equipped with private baths, kitchenettes and dishes for your convenience.
www.monmouth.army.mil /C4ISR/relocation.shtml   (767 words)

  
 Monmouth Vicinage Directions
Public transportation to the Monmouth County Courthouse is available via several bus routes operated by NJ TRANSIT and Monmouth County.
Monmouth County SCAT also provides paratransit and brokered services for qualified senior, low income and disabled passengers.
Monmouth County Division of Transportation - 1 (732) 431 - 6485
www.judiciary.state.nj.us /directions/mondirect.htm   (823 words)

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