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  • Axminster, Minster; -mouth, e.g.
  • Monmouth soon collected an undisciplined body of some 1500 men, with whom he seized Axminster, and entered Taunton.
  • AXMINSTER, a market-town in the Honiton parliamentary division of Devonshire, England, on the river Axe, 27 m.
  • Axminster was long celebrated for the admirable quality of its carpets, which were woven by hand, like tapestry.
  • Their name is preserved, but since the seat of this industry was removed to Wilton near Salisbury, the inhabitants of Axminster have found employment in brush factories, corn mills, timber yards and an iron foundry.
 

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