Sentence Examples


  • The river is crossed at Stratford by a stone bridge of 14 arches, built by Sir Hugh Clopton in the reign of Henry VII.
  • Sir John Clopton destroyed the house in 1702 (as it had reverted to his family), and the mansion he built was in turn destroyed by Sir Francis Gastrell in 1759.
  • On the 6th of December 1615 he married Thomasine Clopton, daughter of William Clopton of Castleins, near Groton.