Sentence Examples


  • In 1733 George Stone was made dean of Ferns, and in the following year he exchanged this deanery for that of Derry; in 1740 he became bishop of Ferns, in 1743 bishop of Kildare, in 1745 bishop of Derry, and in 1747 archbishop of Armagh.
  • And was absent for ten weeks from about the 6th of December to the 6th of March, presumahly for the purpose of his ordination as a sub-deacon, which was performed by the bishop of Derry, acting as suffragan to the bishop of London.
  • The army had wanted the Free Derry barricades removed in order that normality should be restored.
  • The heroism shown by them, especially in the unparalleled siege of Derry, has never been surpassed in the annals of mankind.
  • Derry is developing as a cosmopolitan city, and its intriguing blend of ancient and modern is encouraging tourists to visit.

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