Sentence Examples


  • The Trent is navigable from a point near the town downward.
  • A fine bridge over the Trent, and the municipal buildings, were provided by Lord Burton.
  • Burton-upon-Trent (Burhton) is first mentioned towards the close of the 9th century, when St Modwen, an Irish virgin, is said to have established a convent on the Isle of Andressey opposite Burton.
  • See William Molyneux, History of Burton-on-Trent (1869); Victoria County History, Staffordshire.
  • The most considerable towns on its banks (south of Botzen) are Trent and Rovereto, in Tirol, and Verona and Legnago, in Italy.