Sentence Examples


  • The manufacture of serge was considerable early in the 19th century.
  • Serge is manufactured in Ashburton, and there are breweries, paint factories and saw-mills.
  • In 1798 the town mills were converted into a woollen manufactory, which up to recent times produced large quantities of cloth, and the serge manufacture was introduced early in the 19th century.
  • Of the other churches of Angers, the principal are St Serge, an abbey-church of the 12th and 15th centuries, and La Trinite (12th century).
  • A neighbouring centre of the serge industry is the urban district of Buckfastleigh (pop. 2520), 3 m.