Sentence Examples

  • At twelve the boy was placed on the foundation of St Paul's School (then in St Paul's Churchyard), and in his nineteenth year he obtained an open scholarship at Balliol.
  • He died at Blackheath on the 7th of September 1836, and was buried beside Halley in the churchyard of Lee.
  • (b) (Churchyard Beetle).
  • He was buried in Greyfriars churchyard, Edinburgh; and his death was the occasion of national mourning in Scotland.
  • St Michael's (1746), a stately pile, was the church which Robert Burns attended, and in its churchyard he was buried, his remains being transferred in 1815 to the magnificent mausoleum erected in the south-east corner, where also lie his wife, Jean Armour, and several members of his family.

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