Sentence Examples


  • The first recorded headmaster after the foundation of the college, John Melton, had been presented by Wykeham to the mastership of this hospital in 1393 shortly before his retirement.
  • The foundation of the new nave was laid by Archbishop Romanus (1286-96), son of the treasurer, the building of it being completed by Archbishop William de Melton about 1340.
  • William de Melton, 1317-1340.
  • Melton is the centre of a celebrated hunting district, in connexion with which there are large stables in the town.
  • During the Civil War Melton was in February 1644 the scene of a defeat of the parliamentary forces by the royalists.