A city of northwest England north-northeast of Liverpool. The Jacobites surrendered here after an uprising in 1715.
City in Lancashire, NW England.
Preston Sentence Examples
There are mineral springs, mostly medicinal waters, in Greenbrier, Summers, Webster, Ohio and Preston counties.
Preston's Theory of Light; E.
For fuller details and explanations of the elements of the subject, the reader must be referred to general treatises such as Baynes's Thermodynamics (Oxford), Tait's Thermodynamics (Edinburgh), Maxwell's Theory of Heat (London), Parker's Thermodynamics (Cambridge), Clausius's Mechanical Theory of Heat (translated by Browne, London), and Preston's Theory of Heat (London).
Preston's Theory of Light, E.
Brickel, Transits of Venus, 1639-1874 (Preston, 1874); Astronomical Register, xii.