Sentence Examples

  • Presbyterianism is comparatively strong in three districts of England, namely Northumberland, Lancashire and London.
  • There are in England fourteen congregations in connexion with the Church of Scotland, six of them in London and the remainder in Berwick, Northumberland, Carlisle and Lancashire.
  • In return for this aid the younger Henry granted to William the earldom of Northumberland, a possession which the latter had vainly sought from the English king, and which was possibly the cause of their first estrangement.
  • Soon after John's accession in 1199 the Scottish king asked for the earldom of Northumberland, which Richard I., like his father, had refused to restore to Scotland.
  • CORBRIDGE, a small market town in the Hexham parliamentary division of Northumberland, England.