A type of bit used on the bridle of a horse, consisting of a mouthpiece, a shank, and two rings on either side.
Pelham Sentence Examples
John Thomas Pelham (1811-1894), bishop of Norwich, third son of the 2nd earl of Chichester.
His Memoirs of Sir Robert Walpole (London, 1798), Memoirs of Horatio, Lord Walpole (London, 1802), Memoirs of John, duke of Marlborough (London, 1818-1819), Private and Original Correspondence of Charles Talbot, duke of Shrewsbury (London, 1821), Memoirs of the Administrations of Henry Pelham (London, 182 9), are very valuable for the history of the 18th century.
In December 1744 he became a lord of the admiralty in the Pelham administration.
It is served by the Boston & Maine and the Central Vermont railways, and by interurban electric railways to Northampton, Holyoke, Sunderland and Pelham.