Sentence Examples


  • Inverurie belongs to the Elgin district group of parliamentary burghs.
  • It was in the "yamen" of one of these boards - the Li Pu or board of rites - that Lord Elgin signed the treaty at the conclusion of the war in 1860 - an event which derives especial interest from the fact of its having been the first occasion on which a European plenipotentiary ever entered Peking accompanied by all the pomp and circumstance of his rank.
  • Of Elgin by the Highland railway, and 6 m.
  • They have a publishing house at Elgin, Illinois, and maintain missions.
  • The removal to London in 1812 of most of the remaining sculptures of the Parthenon by Lord Elgin possibly rescued many of them from injury in the period of warfare which followed.

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