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Persuasion (novel) (7,838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article

of the second Sir Walter" when it is not stated from which Sir Walter the present one descends) and the heir presumptive of Sir Walter. It is later revealed
Wally Herbert (1,282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter William Herbert (24 October 1934 – 12 June 2007) was a British polar explorer, writer and artist. In 1969 he became the first man fully recognized
Norman Haworth (1,018 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Norman Haworth FRS (19 March 1883 – 19 March 1950) was a British chemist best known for his groundbreaking work on ascorbic acid (vitamin C)
Walter Blackett (574 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Calverley Blackett, 2nd Baronet (18 December 1707 – 14 February 1777) was a British baronet and politician who sat in the House of Commons from
Statue of Walter Scott (New York City) (110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Scott is an outdoor bronze portrait statue of Walter Scott and the writer's favorite dog Maida by John Steell, located in Central Park in Manhattan
Walter Winterbottom (2,191 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Winterbottom CBE (31 March 1913 – 16 February 2002) was the first manager of the England national football team (1946–1962) and FA Director
Henry IV, Part 1 (3,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
although he was actually the third Ralph Neville, Earl of Westmorland Sir Walter Blount ("Blunt") Eastcheap Sir John Falstaff – a knight and friend of
Tongue-in-cheek (372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1842 had acquired its modern meaning. Early users of the phrase include Sir Walter Scott in his 1828 The Fair Maid of Perth. The physical act of putting
Walter Gilbey (1,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Gilbey, 1st Baronet, DL (2 May 1831 – 12 November 1914) was an English wine-merchant and philanthropist. Gilbey was born at 11, Windhill, Bishop's
Baron Northbourne (679 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created in 1884 for Sir Walter James, 2nd Baronet, who had earlier represented Kingston upon Hull in
The Thirty-Nine Steps (3,368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Bullivant. As they discuss Scudder's notes, Sir Walter receives a phone call to tell him that Karolides has indeed been assassinated. Sir Walter
Mirkwood (2,752 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mirkwood is a name used for a great dark fictional forest in novels by Sir Walter Scott and William Morris in the 19th century, and by J. R. R. Tolkien
Raleigh's El Dorado expedition (3,937 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to Guiana, was an English military and exploratory expedition led by Sir Walter Raleigh that took place during the Anglo-Spanish War in 1595. The expedition
Walter Mildmay (2,251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Mildmay (bef. 1523 – 31 May 1589) was a statesman who served as Chancellor of the Exchequer to Queen Elizabeth I, and founded Emmanuel College
Walter Baldwin Spencer (2,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Baldwin Spencer KCMG FRS (23 June 1860 – 14 July 1929), commonly referred to as Baldwin Spencer, was a British-Australian evolutionary biologist
Emmanuel College, Cambridge (1,329 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
college of the University of Cambridge. The college was founded in 1584 by Sir Walter Mildmay, Chancellor of the Exchequer to Elizabeth I. The site on which
Walter Fraser Oakeshott (1,078 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Fraser Oakeshott FBA (11 November 1903 – 13 October 1987) was a schoolmaster and academic, who was Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford
Walter Buller (740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Lawry Buller KCMG (9 October 1838 – 19 July 1906) was a New Zealand lawyer and naturalist who was a dominant figure in New Zealand ornithology
Walter Campbell (judge) (2,424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Benjamin Campbell, AC, QC (4 March 1921 – 4 September 2004) was an Australian judge, administrator and governor. He was the Chief Justice of
Walter Nugent (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Richard Nugent, 4th Baronet (12 December 1865 – 12 November 1955), was an Irish baronet, politician and Member of Parliament (MP) in the House
Sea Dogs (1,543 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
several reforms. before dying on November 12, 1595.[citation needed] Sir Walter Raleigh was another important Sea Dog. A favourite of the queen, he received
Walter Besant (2,123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Besant (14 August 1836 – 9 June 1901) was an English novelist and historian. William Henry Besant was his brother, and another brother, Frank
Walter Parratt (477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Parratt KCVO (10 February 1841 – 27 March 1924) was an English organist and composer. Born in Huddersfield, son of a parish organist, Parratt
Walter Morley Fletcher (128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Morley Fletcher, KBE, FRS (21 July 1873 – 7 June 1933) was a British physiologist and administrator. Fletcher graduated from Trinity College
Walter James (879 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Hartwell James KCMG, (29 March 1863 – 3 January 1943) was the fifth Premier of Western Australia and an ardent supporter of the federation movement
Lucia di Lammermoor (2,756 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Salvadore Cammarano wrote the Italian-language libretto loosely based upon Sir Walter Scott's 1819 historical novel The Bride of Lammermoor. Donizetti wrote
Walter Kingsmill (551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Kingsmill (10 April 1864 – 15 January 1935) was an Australian politician who served as a Senator for Western Australia from 1923 to 1935. He
Walter Joseph Sendall (382 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Joseph Sendall GCMG (24 December 1832 – 16 March 1904) was a British colonial governor. Sendall was born in Langham, Suffolk and attended King
Great Scott (659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
historically associated with two specific "Scotts": Scottish author Sir Walter Scott and, later, US general Winfield Scott. It is frequently assumed
Duke of Buccleuch (1,528 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotts of Buccleuch dates back to the large grants of lands in Scotland to Sir Walter Scott of Kirkurd and Buccleuch, a border chief, by James II, in consequence
Myrkviðr (831 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dark and dense forests of ancient Europe. The name was anglicised by Sir Walter Scott (in Waverley) and William Morris (in The House of the Wolfings)
Walter Hely-Hutchinson (478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Francis Hely-Hutchinson GCMG PC (22 August 1849 – 23 September 1913) was an Anglo-Irish diplomat and colonial administrator. Hely-Hutchinson
Clan McAlpin(e) (324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Family Convention (or Derbhfine) was held at Abbotsford House the home of Sir Walter Scott on 10 September 2016. The Family Conclave selected and recommended
Melvyn Hayes (721 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Deckers (1970–1971). Born in Wandsworth, South London, Hayes attended Sir Walter St John's Grammar School For Boys, Battersea. As a youth he worked in
W. W. Greg (651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Wilson Greg (9 July 1875 – 4 March 1959), known professionally as W. W. Greg, was one of the leading bibliographers and Shakespeare scholars
John Gibson Lockhart (2,093 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
much-admired, seven-volume biography of his father-in-law Sir Walter Scott: Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Bart Lockhart was born on 12 June 1794 in
The Valley of Kashmir (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Valley of Kashmir (1895) is a travel book by the English writer Sir Walter Roper Lawrence. The author served in the Indian Civil Service in British
Walter Cope (816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Cope (c. 1553 – 30 July 1614) of Cope Castle in the parish of Kensington, Middlesex, England, was Master of the Court of Wards, Chamberlain
Walter Edward Davidson (1,414 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Edward Davidson, KCMG, KStJ (20 April 1859 – 16 September 1923) was a colonial administrator and diplomat. He served periods as Governor of
Mount Queen Bess (165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Elizabeth I of England. Relatively nearby is Mount Raleigh, named for Sir Walter Raleigh. Other peaks in the vicinity of Queen Bess bear similar Elizabethan-related
A & C Black (902 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Black in Edinburgh. In 1851, the company purchased the copyrights to Sir Walter Scott's Waverly novels for £27,000. The company moved to the Soho district
Walter Womersley (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter James Womersley, 1st Baronet (5 February 1878 – 15 March 1961) was a British Conservative Party politician who served as Minister of Pensions
El Dorado (8,248 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Parime or Parima. Two of the most famous of these expeditions were led by Sir Walter Raleigh. In pursuit of the legend, Spanish conquistadors and numerous
Herefordshire (UK Parliament constituency) (1,165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Whitney 1377 (Oct) Peter de la Mare 1378 Sir Walter Devereux of Bodenham Sir John Eylesford 1379 Sir Walter Devereux of Bodenham Sir Robert Whitney 1380
Baron Layton (157 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created in 1947 for Sir Walter Layton, a prominent economist, editor and newspaper proprietor. He was
Baron Phillimore (417 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
former Judge of the High Court of Justice and Lord Justice of Appeal, Sir Walter Phillimore, 2nd Baronet. The Phillimore Baronetcy, of The Coppice, had
Robert Tounson (335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to 1620, and later Bishop of Salisbury from 1620 to 1621. He attended Sir Walter Raleigh at his execution, and wrote afterwards of how Raleigh had behaved
Walter Beauchamp (783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Beauchamp (sometime around 1380 – 1 January 1430) was an English lawyer who was Speaker of the House of Commons of England between March and
Walter Cowan (1,554 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Admiral Sir Walter Henry Cowan, 1st Baronet, KCB, DSO & Bar, MVO (11 June 1871 – 14 February 1956), known as Tich Cowan, was a Royal Navy officer who saw
Clan Scott (1,918 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
neighbours, in particular the Clan Kerr. The feud began on 25 July 1526 when Sir Walter Scott of Buccleuch launched an attack (the Battle of Melrose) to rescue
Clifford Chapman (149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Exeter in the Church of England from 1973 to 1980. Chapman was educated at Sir Walter St John’s School and King's College London. He was ordained in 1937 and
Sherborne (1,662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
palace and the 16th-century mansion known as Sherborne Castle built by Sir Walter Raleigh. Much of the old town, including the abbey and many medieval and
Roanoke Colony (13,671 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
establishment of the Roanoke Colony (/ˈroʊənoʊk/ ROH-ə-nohk) was an attempt by Sir Walter Raleigh to found the first permanent English settlement in North America
1824 in Scotland (626 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
foundation stone for an oil-gas works at Tanfield in Edinburgh is laid by Sir Walter Scott, the company chairman. October – Edinburgh Academy, built to the
James Ballantyne (1,241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a Scottish solicitor, editor and publisher who worked for his friend Sir Walter Scott. His brother John Ballantyne (1774–1821) was also with the publishing
GWR Waverley Class (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as the Abbot Class. The names are inspired by the Waverley novels of Sir Walter Scott. Abbott (1855–1876) The Abbot is one of the Waverley novels. Antiquary
Walter Rea, 1st Baron Rea (325 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Walter Russell Rea, 1st Baron Rea (18 May 1873 – 26 May 1948), was a British merchant banker and Liberal politician. Rea was the son of Russell Rea. He
Walter Scott, 1st Lord Scott of Buccleuch (982 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Buccleuch" and leader of Kinmont Willie's Raid. Scott was the son of Sir Walter Scott, 4th of Buccleuch (himself grandson of Walter Scott of Branxholme
Stronge baronets (746 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
He was succeeded in the baronetcy by his cousin Capt. Walter Stronge. Sir Walter Lockhart Stronge, 6th Baronet, JP, DL (5 September 1860 – 5 June 1933)
1920 Ashton-under-Lyne by-election (172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Conservative candidate Sir Walter de Frece, who held the seat with a massively reduced majority. British Pathe has a newsreel clip of Sir Walter Frece campaigning
Rosa 'Jeanie Deans' (291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
he started to hybridize then, and grow them from seed. He was keen on Sir Walter Scott and his novels and named many of his hybrid roses after characters
John White (colonist and artist) (2,912 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the print room of the British Museum. In 1587, White became governor of Sir Walter Raleigh's failed attempt at a permanent settlement on Roanoke Island,
Raleigh County, West Virginia (2,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
county seat is Beckley. The county was founded in 1850 and is named for Sir Walter Raleigh. Raleigh County is included in the Beckley, West Virginia Metropolitan
Hertfordshire (UK Parliament constituency) (1,826 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
churches. Harvard University. Ware : G. Price; London : E. Stock. "LEE, Sir Walter (c.1350–1395), of Albury, Herts". History of Parliament Online. Retrieved
Custos Rotulorum of Dorset (117 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Viscount Howard of Bindon bef. 1558–1582 Sir Matthew Arundell bef. 1584–1598 Sir Walter Raleigh 1599–1603? Thomas Howard, 3rd Viscount Howard of Bindon bef. 1605–1611
Mons Meg (1,994 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
other unused weapons in Scotland, it was taken to the Tower of London. Sir Walter Scott and others campaigned for its return, which was effected in 1829
Tyttenhanger House (407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
issue in 1559 and left the estate to his wife Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Walter Blount of Blounts Hall, Staffordshire. On her death it passed to her nephew
John of Hazelgreen (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
293. Jock o'Hazeldean was a poem based on a fragment of the ballad by Sir Walter Scott. Versions of the ballad were published by Chambers, Kinloch and
Walter Tapper (1,806 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter John Tapper KCVO FRIBA RA FSA (21 April 1861 – 21 September 1935) was an English architect known for his work in the Gothic Revival style and
Scott baronets (1,058 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1847–1912) Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (1826–1910) Sir John Scott, 2nd Baronet (1854–1922) Sir Walter Scott, 3rd Baronet (1895–1967) Sir Walter Scott, 4th
Walter Westley Russell (535 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Westley Russell CVO RA (31 May 1867 – 16 April 1949) was a British painter and art teacher. He became a member of the Royal Academy of Arts
Walter Preston (British politician) (455 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Reuben Preston (20 September 1875 – 6 July 1946) was a Conservative Party politician in the United Kingdom, serving as MP for the Mile End from
The Abduction of Rebecca (129 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eugène Delacroix. Done in oil on canvas, the work depicts the a scene from Sir Walter Scott's novel Ivanhoe in which the heroine Rebecca is abducted. Delacroix
Air Member for Materiel (464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Donald Hardman 1 January 1958 Air Chief Marshal Sir Walter Dawson 8 April 1960 Air Marshal Sir Walter Merton 1963 Air Marshal Sir John Baker-Carr (acting)
Murdoch University (3,309 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
accepted its first undergraduate students in 1975. Its name is taken from Sir Walter Murdoch (1874–1970), the Founding Professor of English and former Chancellor
Walter Gordon Duncan (257 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Gordon Duncan (10 March 1885 – 27 August 1963) was a politician in the State of South Australia. Duncan was born in Watervale, South Australia
A Chaste Maid in Cheapside (697 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter is also having an affair with the wife of Allwit, a knowing cuckold, his name an inversion of "wittol," who lives happily on the money Sir
Nicnevin (1,330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
could convert water into rocks and sea into solid land." Writers such as Sir Walter Scott conflated Nicneven not only with Hecate but with other queens of
Paddy Brennan (388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
his long association with DC Thomson in 1949, drawing an adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's The Lady in the Lake in the People's Journal, and "Sir Solomon
Ivanhoe, Illinois (128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
States near Mundelein. It took its name from the 1820 novel Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott. It is home to a private golf course named the Ivanhoe Golf Club
Remarks After the Hanging of John Brown (172 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
execution. Thoreau gave a few brief remarks of his own, read poetry by Sir Walter Raleigh ("The Soul's Errand"), William Collins ("How Sleep the Brave")
Visit of King George IV to Scotland (3,106 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subjects away from the rebellious radicalism of the time. However, it was Sir Walter Scott's organisation of the visit, with the inclusion of tartan pageantry
Walter Blount (soldier) (1,004 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Blount (circa 1348-21 July 1403), was a soldier and supporter of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster. He later supported John's son and heir Henry
1923 in Australia (922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Henry Barwell Premier of Tasmania – John Hayes (until 13 August), then Sir Walter Lee (until 25 October), then Joseph Lyons Premier of Victoria – Harry
Tivoli, Cork (318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The cedar trees, still growing in the area, were reputedly planted by Sir Walter Raleigh, who lived there briefly. Tivoli's docks, part of the Port of
William Wallace (4,360 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
poem The Wallace and the subject of literary works by Jane Porter and Sir Walter Scott, and of the Academy Award-winning film Braveheart. William Wallace
Walter Roper Lawrence (568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Roper Lawrence, 1st Baronet, GCIE GCVO CB (9 February 1857 – 25 May 1940) was a member of the British Council of India and an English author
Hunter's Tryst (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The area was written about by Robert Louis Stevenson who, along with Sir Walter Scott were honorary members of the Six Foot Club (being too short to be
Walter Braithwaite (1,413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
General Sir Walter Pipon Braithwaite, GCB (11 November 1865 – 7 September 1945) was a British Army officer who held senior commands during the First World
Baron Rea (375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kingdom. It was created in 1937 for the businessman and Liberal politician Sir Walter Rea, 1st Baronet, who had earlier represented Scarborough, Bradford North
Eden ministry (597 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Exchequer. Selwyn Lloyd succeeded Macmillan as Foreign Secretary. Sir Walter Monckton succeeded Lloyd as Minister of Defence. Iain Macleod succeeded
Bannatyne Club (947 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
literature the Bannatyne Manuscript, was a text publication society founded by Sir Walter Scott to print rare works of Scottish interest, whether in history, poetry
1957 Bristol West by-election (235 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elect a new Conservative Party Member of Parliament to replace Sir Walter Monckton. Sir Walter had first been elected at a previous byelection in 1951. The
Creston-Kenilworth, Portland, Oregon (166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Kenilworth neighborhood was platted in 1889 and is "named after Sir Walter Scott's 1821 novel Kenilworth, a romantic novel set in Elizabethan England
Walter Galpin Alcock (631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Galpin Alcock MVO (29 December 1861 – 11 September 1947) was an English organist and composer. He held a number of important posts as an organist
Wirry-cow (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stanes, They looked like wirry-cows — Allan Ramsay The word was used by Sir Walter Scott in his novel Guy Mannering. The word is derived by John Jamieson
Tartanry (1,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ossian cycle published by Scottish poet James Macpherson's in 1761-2. Sir Walter Scott's Waverley novels further helped popularise select aspects of Scottish
1914 The Hartlepools by-election (68 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Stephen Furness. It was won by the 67-year old Liberal candidate Sir Walter Runciman who was unopposed due to a War-time electoral pact. Leigh Rayment's
Glen Lyon (593 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
inappropriate development by restricting certain forms of development. Sir Walter Scott described Glen Lyon as the "longest, loneliest and loveliest glen
Better Waverly, Baltimore (505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 33rd Street, also known as Waverly-north) take their names from the Sir Walter Scott's first novel, Waverly. Better is from the adverb "better", meaning
Dandie Dinmont Terrier (2,076 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
than average rate. The breed is named after a fictional character in Sir Walter Scott's novel, Guy Mannering. This character, Dandie Dinmont, is thought
Electoral district of Murdoch (558 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from 1977 to 1989 and again from 1996 to 2008. Murdoch was named for Sir Walter Murdoch, a prominent academic for whom Murdoch University, which was located
Baron Wrottesley (659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sheriff of Staffordshire Sir Walter Wrottesley, 1st Baronet (1606–1659) Sir Walter Wrottesley, 2nd Baronet (c. 1632–c. 1686) Sir Walter Wrottesley, 3rd Baronet
East Budleigh (270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
still being used by ships in the 15th century, according to John Leland. Sir Walter Raleigh was born in nearby Hayes Barton in c.1552, and his parents are
Walter Crocker (492 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Russell Crocker KBE (25 March 1902 – 14 November 2002) was an Australian diplomat, writer and war veteran. Crocker was born in Broken Hill,
Uganda (1962–1963) (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
head of state were mostly delegated to the Governor-General of Uganda Sir Walter Coutts, who was the only holder of the office. Milton Obote held office
Bank of Scotland £5 note (725 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
current polymer note, first issued in October 2016, bears the image of Sir Walter Scott on the obverse and a vignette of the Brig o' Doon on the reverse
Walter Long (died 1610) (647 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Long (1560 or 1565? – October 1610) was an English knight and landowner, born in Wiltshire, the son of Sir Robert Long and his wife Barbara
Uganda (1962–1963) (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
head of state were mostly delegated to the Governor-General of Uganda Sir Walter Coutts, who was the only holder of the office. Milton Obote held office
1937 Cheltenham by-election (176 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vacant when the constituency's Conservative Member of Parliament (MP), Sir Walter Preston, had resigned from the House of Commons on 27 May 1937. He had
WNAO-TV (2,351 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
station licensed to Raleigh, North Carolina, United States. Owned by the Sir Walter Television Company, it was the first television station in the Raleigh–Durham
The Sweet Trinity (1,141 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
listed as Child Ballad 286. The first surviving version, about 1635, was "Sir Walter Raleigh Sailing In The Lowlands (Shewing how the famous Ship called the
Walter Smiles (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Walter Dorling Smiles CIE DSO DL (8 November 1883 – 31 January 1953) was a Northern Irish politician. Sir Walter was the son of William
The Virgin Queen (1955 film) (667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
CinemaScope, it focuses on the relationship between Elizabeth I of England and Sir Walter Raleigh. The film marks the second time Davis played the English monarch;
Walter Thomas Monnington (880 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Thomas Monnington PRA (2 October 1902 – 7 January 1976) was an English painter, notable for several large murals, his work as a war artist and
Waverly Place (587 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
together inside to make one larger building. The street was named after Sir Walter Scott's 1814 novel Waverley in 1833; prior to that it was called Art Street
The Adventures of Quentin Durward (1,454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ardrey, adapted by George Froeschel from the 1823 novel Quentin Durward by Sir Walter Scott. It was the third in an unofficial trilogy made by the same director
Viscount Monckton of Brenchley (206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for the lawyer, Conservative politician and former Minister of Defence, Sir Walter Monckton. His son, the second viscount, was a major-general in the British
Inverkeilor (425 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Earl of Northesk, which appears under the name of Knockwinnoch in Sir Walter Scott's novel The Antiquary. Inverkeilor currently has a restaurant called
Bard (2,119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
term for an itinerant musician; nonetheless it was later romanticised by Sir Walter Scott (1771–1832). This section contains characters used to write reconstructed
Walter Scott of Branxholme and Buccleuch (1,198 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Scott, 1st of Branxholme, 3rd of Buccleuch (c. 1495 – killed 4 October 1552), known as "Wicked Wat", was a nobleman of the Scottish Borders
Javan (461 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ionians is common to numerous writers of the early modern period including Sir Walter Raleigh, Samuel Bochart, John Mill and Jonathan Edwards, and is still
Ivanhoe (1952 film) (2,636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Roberts, and Noel Langley, based on the 1819 historical novel Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott. The film was the first in what turned out to be an unofficial trilogy
John Steell (1,517 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
number of sculptures displayed in Edinburgh, including the statue of Sir Walter Scott at the base of the Scott Monument. Steell was born in Aberdeen,
Walter Raleigh (professor) (879 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Alexander Raleigh (/ˈrɔːli, ˈrɑː-/; 5 September 1861 – 13 May 1922) was an English scholar, poet, and author. Raleigh was also a Cambridge Apostle
Clan Riddell (409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Afghanistan during the Second Anglo-Afghan War. The current chief is sir Walter John Buchanan Riddell 14th Baronet (b. 1974), son of the late Sir John
Madstone (folklore) (368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
madstone and fictitious Talisman written of in a novel by that name by Sir Walter Scott which cures a dog bite victim and is brought back from The Holy
British Guiana (2,968 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
independent nation of Guyana. The first European to encounter Guiana was Sir Walter Raleigh, an English explorer. The Dutch were the first Europeans to settle
Cold shoulder (686 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dismissal or the act of disregarding someone. Its origin is attributed to Sir Walter Scott in a work published in 1816, which is in fact a mistranslation of
Stewart of Balquhidder (1,197 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
others hostile. The following story of murder provided the inspiration for Sir Walter Scott’s tale, A Legend of Montrose. In the Seventeenth Century it was
Auchmithie (276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the haddock inside. Inspection revealed the haddock to be quite tasty. Sir Walter Scott stayed in the Waverley Hotel in Auchmithie and described Auchmithie
Raleigh, Mississippi (919 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
making it the largest town in Smith County. Named for English explorer Sir Walter Raleigh, Raleigh has been home to such Mississippians as Governor Robert
Ivanhoe College (97 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was established in 1954 and named after the historical novel Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott, part of which was set at Ashby de la Zouch Castle. "Ivanhoe Specialist
Margaret Barclay (825 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft, 1830) by the romantic novelist Sir Walter Scott, and in the 21st century, a campaign for a memorial in the town
Sir Raymond Greene, 2nd Baronet (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Raymond Greene, 2nd Baronet, DSO (4 August 1869 – 24 August 1947) was a British Conservative politician. He was the second son of Edward Greene
Choral Songs in honour of Her Majesty Queen Victoria (366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Queen Victoria in 1899. In 1897-1898 the Master of the Queen's Music Sir Walter Parratt proposed a volume of choral songs modelled on The Triumphs of
Warden of the Mint (454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
potentially more technically challenging. After the death of the final warden Sir Walter James, 1st Baronet in 1829 the office was abolished having existed for
The Talisman (comics) (159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
from the original title of the book “The Talisman” written by novelist Sir Walter Scott. "The Talisman #0". Liljas-Library: The Talisman is on hold v t
Michael Northburgh (384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bishop was in helping to found the Charterhouse. He bought land from Sir Walter de Manny and by his will left £2000 'for the foundation of a House according
1823 in Scotland (569 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
presidency of John Baird. 7 February – the Bannatyne Club is inaugurated by Sir Walter Scott and others as a text publication society to print by subscription
Walter Manifold (276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Synnot Manifold (30 March 1849 – 15 November 1928) was an Australian grazier and politician. Born in Melbourne, Manifold was the son of Thomas
Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for organising the annual Royal Highland Show. Famous members include Sir Walter Scott and James MacDonald, secretary from 1893 to 1912. Highland Society
Walter Lee (Australian politician) (481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Henry Lee KCMG (27 April 1874 – 1 June 1963) was an Australian politician and member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly. He was Premier of Tasmania
Walter Manifold (276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Synnot Manifold (30 March 1849 – 15 November 1928) was an Australian grazier and politician. Born in Melbourne, Manifold was the son of Thomas
Walter de Frece (1,179 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
their home on the French Riviera, to assist with her declining health. Sir Walter was first elected as MP for Ashton-under-Lyne at a by-election in 1920
Trehgam (351 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
currently the main source of water for almost half a dozen nearby villages. Sir Walter Lawrence in his famous book The Valley of Kashmir writes, “The pond of
1922 New South Wales state election (495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of New South Wales was dissolved on 17 February 1922 by the Governor, Sir Walter Edward Davidson, on the advice of the Premier James Dooley. Arthur Buckley
Walter Hughes (pastoralist) (629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Watson Hughes (22 August 1803 – 1 January 1887), who before his knighthood was frequently referred to as "Captain Hughes", was a pastoralist
Walter Venning (439 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
General Sir Walter King Venning GCB CMG CBE MC (17 January 1882 – 19 June 1964) was a British Army officer and administrator who served in both World Wars
1907 South Westmeath by-election (54 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Parliamentary MP, Donal Sullivan. It was won by the Irish Parliamentary candidate Sir Walter Nugent, 4th Baronet, who was unopposed. Leigh Rayment's Historical List
Church of the Annunciation, Marble Arch (830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Blessed Virgin Mary. It is a Gothic revival building designed by Sir Walter Tapper and built in 1912–1913. It is a Grade II* listed building. Worship
Yangzhou riot (1,996 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
As a result of the report of the riot, the British consul in Shanghai, Sir Walter Henry Medhurst took seventy Royal marines in a man-of-war and steamed
Battle of Cadzand (671 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
continental allies by providing his army with an easy victory. On 9 November Sir Walter Manny, with the advance troops for Edward III's continental invasion,
Ashur (Bible) (325 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and the country (compare Genesis 10:8–12 AV and Genesis 10:8–12 ESV). Sir Walter Raleigh devoted several pages in his History of the World (c. 1616) to
Historical fiction (8,925 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
literary genre has its foundations in the early-19th-century works of Sir Walter Scott and his contemporaries in other national literatures such as the
Errington, British Columbia (311 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is said to have named the community from the poem Jock of Hazeldean by Sir Walter Scott. The poem referred to the village of Errington in Northumberland
National Heritage Memorial Fund (415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cavalier Orford Ness nature reserve in Suffolk Beamish Exhibition Colliery Sir Walter Scott manuscripts Antonio Canova's The Three Graces Picasso's The Weeping
Walsh University (1,621 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by Sir Walter the Cavalier at events. Sir Walter also makes appearances at various school events outside of Athletics. A carved replica of Sir Walter stands
Smailholm Tower (1,262 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
obtained by the Scotts of Harden around this time. The Scotts – ancestors of Sir Walter – rebuilt parts of the tower and barmkin. In the 18th century the tower
Anne Stafford, Countess of Huntingdon (1,289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Buckingham, and Lady Catherine Woodville. She was first the wife of Sir Walter Herbert and then George Hastings, 1st Earl of Huntingdon, and served in
Walter Walker (British Army officer) (2,542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
General Sir Walter Colyear Walker, KCB, CBE, DSO** (11 November 1912 – 12 August 2001) was a senior British Army officer who served as Commander-in-Chief
A1107 road (320 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
At its southern end, this bridge crosses the Southern Upland Way and Sir Walter Scott Way long-distance footpaths. There was a proposal to construct a
Ballymoyer House (667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
balustraded roof parapet. The newer building was constructed in 1778 for Sir Walter Synnot of a well-to-do family of linen merchants who had leased the land
1822 in Scotland (652 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
15–29 August – visit of King George IV to Scotland, largely arranged by Sir Walter Scott (with the assistance of his friend, the theatrical manager William
Clan Oliphant (2,873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1364 Sir Walter held lands of Kellie and, those of Gask Aberdalgie and Dupplin in free barony. Sir John Oliphant, Lord of Aberdalgie, was son of Sir Walter
Live with Me (505 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lyrics are part of a tradition of responses, beginning with John Donne and Sir Walter Raleigh and continuing through C. Day-Lewis, to Christopher Marlowe's
1920 New South Wales state election (391 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of New South Wales was dissolved on 18 February 1920 by the Governor, Sir Walter Edward Davidson, on the advice of the Premier William Holman. The election
James Hogg (3,704 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reading. He was a friend of many of the great writers of his day, including Sir Walter Scott, of whom he later wrote an unauthorised biography. He became widely
St Fillans (544 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is the Allt Ghoinean burn which is claimed to be the Gonan or Monan of Sir Walter Scott's poem The Lady of the Lake: The stag at eve had drunk his fill
Woodwrae Stone (748 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Following its removal from the castle, it was donated to the collection of Sir Walter Scott at Abbotsford House. It is now on display at the Museum of Scotland
Romance (prose fiction) (7,441 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of Sir Walter Scott in Europe. Paul Barnaby, "Restoration Politics and Sentimental Poetics in A.-J.-B. Defauconpret's Translations of Sir Walter Scott"
Lincolnshire (UK Parliament constituency) (685 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(Feb) Sir Walter de Trikingham Sir John Torny 1339 (Oct) John Torny Thomas Lovelaunce 1340 (Jan) John Torny 1340 (Mar) Sir John Torny Sir Walter de Trikingham
The School of Night (1,091 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The School of Night is a modern name for a group of men centred on Sir Walter Raleigh that was once referred to in 1592 as the "School of Atheism". The
Walter Erle (884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Erle or Earle (22 November 1586 – 1 September 1665) was an English landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times
Raid of Angus (389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was the wife of Alexander Stewart, Earl of Buchan. As Sheriff of Angus, Sir Walter Ogilvy of Auchterhouse, gathered a force including his allies; Sir Patrick
Colony of Virginia (9,028 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
subsequent farther south Roanoke Island (modern eastern North Carolina) by Sir Walter Raleigh in the late 1580s. The founder of the new colony was the Virginia
Ivanhoe (1913 American film) (446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
by Brenon based on the epic 1819 historical novel of the same title by Sir Walter Scott. One of the first expeditions abroad, Ivanhoe was filmed on location
High Sheriff of County Waterford (1,601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
London in 1270-3. Probably the most powerful of the early Sheriffs was Sir Walter de la Haye, a highly regarded Crown administrator and later a judge, who
1968 Hutt by-election (634 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
resulted from the death of the previous member and former prime minister Sir Walter Nash on 4 June 1968. The contest was won by Trevor Young, also of the
Walter Moyle (MP) (220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Moyle (9 March 1627 – 19 September 1701) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at various times between 1656 and 1660. Moyle
Hariot Glacier (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
mathematician who pioneered new methods of navigation under the patronage of Sir Walter Raleigh. "Hariot Glacier". Geographic Names Information System. United
Holland House (4,527 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
estate that is now Holland Park. It was built in 1605 by the diplomat Sir Walter Cope. The building later passed by marriage to Henry Rich, 1st Baron Kensington
William Hutt (politician) (603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Wilberforce Sir Walter James, Bt Preceded by William Wilberforce Sir Walter James, Bt Member of Parliament for Kingston upon Hull 1838 – 1841 With: Sir Walter James
William Hutt (politician) (603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Wilberforce Sir Walter James, Bt Preceded by William Wilberforce Sir Walter James, Bt Member of Parliament for Kingston upon Hull 1838 – 1841 With: Sir Walter James
Fair Maid's House (407 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The building is most noted for providing part of the inspiration for Sir Walter Scott's novel The Fair Maid of Perth (1828). The Glover Incorporation
Potato (Blackadder) (991 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Blackadder at home, while the rest of London is celebrating the return of Sir Walter "Oooh what a big ship I've got" Raleigh. Blackadder is typically sarcastic
Edgar (1,057 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the 18th century, and was popularised by its use for a character in Sir Walter Scott's The Bride of Lammermoor (1819). Edgar the Peaceful (942–975),
Rothley Castle (150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
listed building. It was designed in 1755 by architect Daniel Garrett for Sir Walter Blackett, owner of Wallington Hall, from where it is visible on the skyline
Lytes Cary (2,949 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with the north range being demolished by the early 19th century. In 1907 Sir Walter Jenner of the Jenner baronets bought the house and restored it in a period
Ercildoun, Pennsylvania (1,063 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The name "Ercildoun" was taken from the poem, "Thomas the Rhymer" by Sir Walter Scott when the hamlet's post office opened in 1850, but it was misspelled
Lord Lieutenant of Cornwall (558 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Francis Godolphin Sir William Mohun Peter Edgcumbe Richard Carew Sir Walter Raleigh 7 December 1587 – 24 March 1603 William Herbert, 3rd Earl of Pembroke
Dryasdust (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dryasdust was an imaginary and tediously thorough literary authority cited by Sir Walter Scott to present background information in his novels; thereafter, a derisory
Albert Bedane (248 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
within the BBC's South West broadcasting region, were Gerald Durrell, Sir Walter Ralegh, Sir Billy Butlin and Albert Bedane. In 2010, Bedane was posthumously
Murdoch, Western Australia (288 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fiona Stanley Hospital are located in Murdoch. The suburb is named after Sir Walter Murdoch. Murdoch is located next to Winthrop, Bateman, Kardinya and North
Leader of the Opposition (Tasmania) (274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Lee 23 September 1915 15 April 1916 Liberal League Wilmot 1916 (21) John Earle 15 April 1916 2 November 1916 Labor Franklin – Sir Walter Lee
Walter Dawson (RAF officer) (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Air chief marshal Sir Walter Lloyd Dawson, KCB, CBE, DSO (6 May 1902 – 10 June 1994) was a senior commander in the Royal Air Force in the 1950s. He was
Governor of Queensland (908 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
government in November 1987, he tried and failed to convince Governor Sir Walter Campbell to remove several ministers to shore up his own support within
Saints Thaddeus and Bartholomew Church of Tehran (563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the plaster on the interior walls. Charles Scott (1805–1841) – son of Sir Walter Scott Prince Alexander of Georgia (1770–1844) – Georgian royal prince
Dunrossness (642 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Balneaves as well as that symbol of providence Betty Mouat. The author Sir Walter Scott visited Dunrossness in 1814 and wrote the novel The Pirate, which
Walter Massy-Greene (1,038 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Massy-Greene KCMG (6 November 1874 – 16 November 1952) was an Australian politician and businessman. As a Liberal and Nationalist member of
Henry Raeburn (2,374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have taken the name "Raeburn" from a hill farm in Annandale, held by Sir Walter Scott's family. Orphaned, he was supported by William and placed in Heriot's
Olveston (1,389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contains the funerary brass (dated to 1506), and was the burial place, of Sir Walter Denys (d.1506) and his father Maurice Denys (d.1466), esquire, both lords
Angus Bethune (politician) (655 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Angus Bethune (10 September 1908 – 22 August 2004) was an Australian politician and member of the Tasmanian House of Assembly. He was Premier
My Robin is to the greenwood gone (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gone". References to the song can be dated back to 1586, in a letter from Sir Walter Raleigh to Robert Dudley, 1st Earl of Leicester saying "The Queen is in
Walter Runciman, 1st Baron Runciman (524 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Runciman. Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by Lord Runciman Sir Walter Runciman (1847-1937) Royal Museums Greenwich, portrait and biography Works
English ship Ark Royal (1587) (661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Ark Royal was an English galleon, originally ordered for Sir Walter Raleigh and later purchased by the crown for service in the Tudor navy. She was used
Walter Egerton (1,784 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Egerton, KCMG (1858 – 22 March 1947) had a long career in the administration of the British Empire, holding senior positions which included
Amaravati Marbles (2,252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
been called the Elliot Marbles on account of their association in with Sir Walter Elliot in the 1840s. There are also large collections of sculpture at
Merrie England (opera) (1,814 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
rivalries at the court of Queen Elizabeth I, when a love letter sent by Sir Walter Raleigh to one of Queen Elizabeth's ladies-in-waiting, Bessie Throckmorton
Porteous Riots (1,267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Club. 27: 9. Scott, Sir Walter.The Heart of Mid-Lothian, (1818) The Encyclopædia Britannica (1911) Lever, Sir Tresham. Sir Walter Scott and the Murder
Walter de Huntercombe, 1st Baron Huntercombe (520 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Walter de Huntercombe, 1st Baron Huntercombe (1247–1313) was an English military commander during the Wars of Scottish Independence and a Governor of Edinburgh
Earl of Glencairn (649 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
heir of line of Alexander 10th, Earl of Glencairn and was opposed by Sir Walter Montgomery Cunningham of Corshill, Bt., as presumed heir male along with
Walter Elliot (118 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Walter Elliot or Elliott may refer to: Walter Elliot (naturalist) (1803–1887), Scottish Indian civil servant and naturalist Walter Elliot (Scottish politician)
Hoyleton, South Australia (332 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
alongside the grain silos which are still in use, but now serviced by road. Sir Walter Watson Hughes, one of the founders of the University of Adelaide, originally
Walter Devereux, 5th Viscount Hereford (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Devereux, 5th Viscount Hereford, 2nd Baronet of Castle Bromwich (c. 1575 – 1656), was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons
George Square (4,170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including those dedicated to Robert Burns, James Watt, Sir Robert Peel and Sir Walter Scott. Medieval Glasgow had a large area of common pasture to the west
Paul Bailey (British writer) (716 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
a biographer of Cynthia Payne and Quentin Crisp. Paul Bailey attended Sir Walter St John's Grammar School For Boys in Battersea, London. He won a scholarship
Walter Calverley Trevelyan (739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Calverley Trevelyan FGS FRSE (31 March 1797 – 23 March 1879) was an English naturalist and geologist. He was born in 1797 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Walter Pringle, Lord Newhall (292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Pringle, Lord Newhall (1664?–1736) was a Scottish lawyer and judge. He was the second son of Sir Robert Pringle, 1st Baronet of Stitchel, and
Fuller ministry (1922–1925) (693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Dooley ministry resigned and as a result Fuller was asked by Governor Sir Walter Davidson to form a government. The coalition did not have complete support
Walter Perkins (Stroud MP) (295 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Robert Dempster Perkins, also known as Robert Perkins, (3 June 1903 – 8 December 1988) was a Conservative Party politician in England. He was
Walter Long (c. 1594 – 1637) (367 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Long (c. 1594 – July 1637) was an English landowner and Member of Parliament. He was born in Wiltshire, the son of Sir Walter Long (1565–1610)
Carew Raleigh (336 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
This article concerns Sir Walter Raleigh's brother. For his namesake and nephew, Sir Walter's son, see Carew Raleigh (1605–1666) Sir Carew Raleigh or Ralegh
Ivanhoe (1982 film) (672 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
British-American made-for-television historical romance film. An adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's 1819 novel of the same name, it stars Anthony Andrews in the title
Battle of Flores (1592) (3,093 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
battle was part of an expedition by an English fleet initially led by Sir Walter Raleigh, and then by Martin Frobisher and John Burrough. The expedition
Humphrey Gilbert (3,664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America and the Plantations of Ireland. He was a maternal half-brother of Sir Walter Raleigh and a cousin of Sir Richard Grenville. Gilbert was the fifth son
Humphrey Gilbert (3,664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America and the Plantations of Ireland. He was a maternal half-brother of Sir Walter Raleigh and a cousin of Sir Richard Grenville. Gilbert was the fifth son
Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences (206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Harriot, a cartographer, historian, and surveyor who took part in Sir Walter Raleigh's second expedition to Virginia. The Departments of the College
Sleuth hound (1,070 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
"Bloodhound" becomes the usual term even in Scottish sources, such as Sir Walter Scott. The Scottish term survives in its metaphorical use from the early
Battle of Flores (1592) (3,093 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
battle was part of an expedition by an English fleet initially led by Sir Walter Raleigh, and then by Martin Frobisher and John Burrough. The expedition
Waverly, Illinois (333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Micropolitan Statistical Area. The town was named after the Waverley novels of Sir Walter Scott. Waverly is also the home of the Waverly Holiday Tournament, the
Walter Rawlinson (413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Rawlinson (29 May 1734 – 13 March 1805) was a British banker and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1774 to 1790. Rawlinson was
Walter Cooper (Queensland politician) (422 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Jackson Cooper, MBE (23 April 1888 – 22 July 1973) was an Australian politician who served as a Senator for Queensland for over 36 years. He
HMS Roebuck (1666) (415 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
used for a flyboat purchased from the Dutch in January 1585 and was with Sir Walter Raleigh in North America. Her construction dates little is known other
Les Chouans (2,664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chouan ou la Bretagne en 1800. Following closely in the footsteps of Sir Walter Scott, the novel uses its truthful historical backdrop to tell a fictional
1617 in Ireland (222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
poets proposes a decisive face-to-face poetic disputation. August 19 – Sir Walter Ralegh's last expedition sets out from Cork to cross to South America
List of MPs elected to the English parliament in 1614 (234 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Strangways Sir Mervyn Audley Browne Willis gives Sir Thomas Freke Poole Sir Walter Erle Sir Thomas Walsingham, jnr BW gives Edward Man Jansson Dorchester
Richard Todd (3,256 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stage Fright (1950), Wing Commander Guy Gibson in The Dam Busters (1955), Sir Walter Raleigh in The Virgin Queen (1955), and Major John Howard in The Longest
Maria Edgeworth (5,393 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
corresponded with some of the leading literary and economic writers, including Sir Walter Scott and David Ricardo. Maria Edgeworth was born at Black Bourton, Oxfordshire
Walter Noel Hartley (584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Noel Hartley FRS FRSE DSc (1845-11 September 1913) was a British chemist. He was a pioneer of spectroscopy, and the first person to establish
The Talisman (King and Straub novel) (2,458 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
novel of the same name, although there is one oblique reference to "a Sir Walter Scott novel." The Talisman was nominated for the Locus and World Fantasy
Wigtown Castle (159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1286. The castle was handed over to King Edward I of England in 1291 by Sir Walter de Corrie, the governor of the castle. Richard Siward became the governor
Clan Ogilvy (1,299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sheriff of Forfar. In 1369, he gained the barony of Cortachy. In 1391 Sir Walter Ogilvy as the Sheriff of Angus led the Clan Ogilvy in battle against Alexander
Dwarf sperm whale (3,169 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
biologist Richard Owen in 1866, based on illustrations by naturalist Sir Walter Elliot. The species was considered to be synonymous with the pygmy sperm
Walter Adams (historian) (292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Adams CMG OBE (16 December 1906 – 21 May 1975) was a British historian and educationalist. Adams was educated at University College London,
Walter Lamb (classicist) (144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Rangeley Maitland Lamb KCVO (5 January 1882 – 27 March 1961) was a British classical lecturer, author and translator. He was Secretary of the
The Betrothed (130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Italian I Promessi Sposi The Betrothed (Scott novel), a novel by Sir Walter Scott The Betrothed (poem), published in 1886 The Betrothed (miniseries)
The Oxford Companion to English Literature (293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
book was often referred to as "The Drabble". Harvey's entries concerning Sir Walter Scott, much admired by Drabble in the introduction to the fifth edition
Tobacco pouch (421 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with boots, tobacco pouches were the one of the first uses of the zip. Sir Walter Raleigh, an English explorer and one of the first to popularise tobacco
Saint Joseph, Trinidad and Tobago (147 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Trinidad between 1592 and 1783. In 1595 the place was attacked and held by Sir Walter Raleigh and was used as a base for his exploration of the Orinoco river
Mordaunt Currie (111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Mordaunt Cyril Currie, 5th Baronet (3 June 1894 – 30 July 1978) was an early 20th-century poet who lived in Essex. He wrote the lyrics for English
Tambo Crossing, Victoria (960 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of many of the early settlers in the region, the hotel was renamed the Sir Walter Scott Hotel in the late 1860s. In 1890 a new hotel was built on the western
Not proven (2,285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scottish verdict. In Scotland, there have been attempts to abolish what Sir Walter Scott famously called that bastard verdict. In 1827, Scott, who was sheriff
Thomas Harriot (3,603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Americas, accompanying the 1585 expedition to Roanoke island funded by Sir Walter Raleigh and led by Sir Ralph Lane. He learned the Carolina Algonquian
Hutchinson, Northern Cape (164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as a station named Victoria West Road. In 1901 it was renamed after Sir Walter Hely-Hutchinson, then Governor of the Cape Colony. In 1905 Hutchinson
Lord Somerville (978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gilmerton, near Edinburgh was acquired as a result of the marriage of Sir Walter Somerville of Linton and Carnwath to the daughter and heiress of Sir John
Walter Armstrong (art historian) (436 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Armstrong (7 February 1850 Hawick, Roxburghshire – 8 August 1918 London) was a British art historian and author. Armstrong was born on 7 February
The Old Queens Head (745 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
connection with Sir Walter Raleigh, though he denied its validity: Tradition had long connected this house with the name of Sir Walter Raleigh, though
Kirkcudbright Castle (146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Comyn family but was placed in the care of King Edward I of England. Sir Walter de Corrie became the governor of the castle in 1291 and Richard Siward
Barholm Castle (619 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The tower is sometimes identified with the fictional Ellangowan, in Sir Walter Scott's Guy Mannering. The main block of the castle dates at least in
Walter Luttrell (543 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sable, and the crest a boar passant argent crined or. "Obituary: Colonel Sir Walter Luttrell". The Daily Telegraph. 6 May 2007. Retrieved 20 October 2007
List of nursery rhymes (209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
include Iona and Peter Opie, Joseph Ritson, James Orchard Halliwell, and Sir Walter Scott. The following is a list of nursery rhymes. A B C D E F G H I J
Walter Kirke (683 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
General Sir Walter Mervyn St George Kirke, GCB, CMG, DSO (19 January 1877 – 2 September 1949) was the Commander in Chief of the British Home Forces during
Madras treeshrew (1,031 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
anathaan (literally "bamboo squirrel") and the species name is after Sir Walter Elliot of the Indian Civil Services in Madras. This treeshrew is 16.0
Walter James, 1st Baron Northbourne (250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
James, 1st Baron Northbourne (3 June 1816 – 4 February 1893), known as Sir Walter James, 2nd Baronet, from 1829 to 1884, was a British Member of Parliament
Walter Borrowes (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Dixon Borrowes, 4th Baronet (1691 – 9 June 1741) was an Irish politician. He was the eldest son of Sir Kildare Borrowes, 3rd Baronet and his
Lord Somerville (978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gilmerton, near Edinburgh was acquired as a result of the marriage of Sir Walter Somerville of Linton and Carnwath to the daughter and heiress of Sir John
Lord Avondale (353 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Andrew Stuart, who was created Lord Avondale in 1459. He was a son of Sir Walter Stewart and therefore a grandson of Murdoch Stewart, 2nd Duke of Albany
Bank of Scotland £10 note (731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scotland. The current polymer note, first issued in 2017, bears the image of Sir Walter Scott on the obverse and a vignette of the Glenfinnan Viaduct on the reverse
Walter Congreve (1,791 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
General Sir Walter Norris Congreve, VC, KCB, MVO, DL, KStJ (20 November 1862 – 28 February 1927), was a British Army officer in the Second Boer War and
Walter Cooper (88 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Walter Cooper may refer to: Walter Cooper (mayor) (c. 1845 – 1941), 21st Mayor of Christchurch, New Zealand Walter Cooper (Queensland politician) (1888–1973)
Fuller ministry (1921) (760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Dooley ministry resigned and as a result Fuller was asked by Governor Sir Walter Davidson to form a government. The coalition did not have complete support
Walter Beaupré Townley (567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Beaupré Townley KCMG (8 January 1863 – 5 April 1945) was a British diplomat, who most notably served as the British Ambassador to the Netherlands
Flag of Raleigh, North Carolina (1,622 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Raleigh. The reverse has a modified version of the coat of arms of Sir Walter Raleigh. The initial design of the flag was created in October 1899, though
Walter Herries Pollock (1,624 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Irving. He was also involved in collaborations with Alexander Duffield, Sir Walter Besant, Andrew Lang, F. C. Grove and Camille Prévost and Lilian Moubrey
Blockade of Western Cuba (2,068 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Michael Geare with a large financial investment from John Watts and Sir Walter Raleigh. They intercepted and took a number of Spanish ships, some of
Walter Cheshire (322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Air chief marshal Sir Walter Graemes Cheshire, GBE, KCB (21 March 1907 – 10 December 1978) was a senior Royal Air Force intelligence officer during World
World domination (2,262 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
conquered, it creates the will to conquer it. In the early 17th century, Sir Walter Raleigh proposed that world domination could be achieved through control
Clan Grierson (1,100 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the allegations. He died on 29 December 1733 but secured immortality in Sir Walter Scott's novel Redgauntlet. He was succeeded by his son, Sir William Grierson
Heart of Midlothian (165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
former site of Old Tolbooth The Heart of Midlothian, an 1818 novel by Sir Walter Scott, the title referring to Old Tolbooth The Heart of Midlothian (film)
Essex (UK Parliament constituency) (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Bataill 1391 Sir William Coggleshall Sir Walter Lee 1393 Sir Thomas Swinburne Sir Walter Lee 1394 Thomas Bataill Sir Walter Lee 1395 Thomas Coggeshall John
Walter Merton (290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Air Chief Marshal Sir Walter Hugh Merton, GBE, KCB (29 August 1905 – 23 March 1986) was a senior Royal Air Force (RAF) commander during the Second World
Indian bush rat (346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
derived from the Kannada name of Gulandi while the specific name is after Sir Walter Elliot. The nominate form is from southern India. Other forms include
Walter Halsey (219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Johnston Halsey, 2nd Baronet OBE DL JP (1 June 1868 – 2 September 1950), sometime DL and JP for Hertfordshire and Middlesex, and chair. Legal
Fort Raleigh National Historic Site (772 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
colony, which was promoted and backed by entrepreneurs led by Englishman Sir Walter Raleigh (ca. 1554–1618), failed sometime between 1587 and 1590 when supply
Walter Elliot (naturalist) (2,109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Elliot, KCSI (16 January 1803 – 1 March 1887) was a British civil servant in colonial India. He was also an eminent orientalist, linguist, archaeologist
Thomas Warren (Royal Navy officer) (290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Lloyd, Charles Edward (1899). State trials of Mary, Queen of Scots, Sir Walter Raleigh, and Captain William Kidd. Chicago: Callaghan and Company. pp
Carolina Algonquian language (753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(subgroups Poteskeit and Paspatank) peoples.[citation needed] In 1584 Sir Walter Raleigh had dispatched the first of a number of expeditions to Roanoke
Walter Fletcher (politician) (804 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Fletcher CBE MP (8 April 1892 – 6 April 1956) was a British businessman, World War I veteran, Special Operations Executive's secret agent and
Taghairm (631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
who were supposed to haunt such solitudes. Scottish historical novelist Sir Walter Scott scornfully described the last method in a footnote to his influential
Treasurer of Scotland (974 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Dignities, 1851, pages 402-3. Genealogical Memoirs of the Family of Sir Walter Scott, Bt., with a reprint of the memorials of the Haliburtons by Charles
Walter de Riddlesford (212 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Walter de Riddlesford (fl. 1150 – d. 1226) was an Anglo-Norman lord who was granted in Ireland the baronies of Bray, County Wicklow and Kilkea, County
King Richard and the Crusaders (1,909 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and produced by Henry Blanke from a screenplay by John Twist based on Sir Walter Scott's 1825 novel The Talisman. The music score was by Max Steiner and
The Children of Gibeon (119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Children of Gibeon is a 1920 British silent drama film based on a novel by Sir Walter Besant, directed by Sidney Morgan and starring Joan Morgan, Langhorn Burton
Ivanhoe (1958 TV series) (969 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
aimed at a children's audience. The characters were drawn loosely from Sir Walter Scott's 1819 novel Ivanhoe. The series is set in England during the 12th
Walter Broadfoot (506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter James Broadfoot KBE (6 April 1881 – 10 September 1965) was a New Zealand politician of the United Party, and from 1936, the National Party.
Walter Synnot (High Sheriff) (661 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Synnot (1742–1821) was an Anglo-Irishman who served as High Sheriff of Armagh. Synnot was the son of Richard Synnot. He settled in the parish
1826 in Scotland (899 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naismith. The Ballantyne printing business in Edinburgh crashes, ruining Sir Walter Scott as a principal investor. He undertakes to repay his creditors from
A Description of the Northern Peoples (210 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
queen Elizabeth I of England, and in 1822 it would be referred to by Sir Walter Scott. Historia de gentibus septentrionalibus, Rome, 1555 (available free
Gibby (276 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mortality, an 1816 novel by Sir Walter Scott "Gibbie" Girder, in some editions of The Bride of Lammermoor, an 1819 novel by Sir Walter Scott Gibby Gibson, in
Walter Carncross (533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Charles Frederick Carncross (23 April 1855 – 30 June 1940) was a New Zealand politician of the Liberal Party. Carncross was born in Bendigo
Chief Justice of Belize (428 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1900) Sir Walter Llewellyn Lewis, 1900–1906 Frederic Mackenzie Maxwell, 1906–1911 (afterwards Chief Justice of the Leeward Islands, 1912) Sir Walter Sidney
Bank of Scotland (2,796 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prevent the production of banknotes of less than five pounds face value. Sir Walter Scott wrote a series of letters to the Edinburgh Weekly Journal under
Bradwardine, Manitoba (127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
postmaster, John Parr. Ottawa opted for a character from the novel Waverley by Sir Walter Scott, the Baron of Bradwardine.[further explanation needed] Once a thriving
La dame blanche (1,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
based on episodes from no fewer than five works of the Scottish writer Sir Walter Scott, including his novels Guy Mannering (1815), The Monastery (1820)
Richard the Lion-Hearted (1923 film) (194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Lion-Hearted. The film was written by Frank E. Woods and based on the 1825 Sir Walter Scott novel The Talisman. Wallace Beery as Richard the Lion-Hearted Charles
Shaw Commission (1,718 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Commission, was the result of a British commission of inquiry, led by Sir Walter Shaw, established to investigate the violent rioting in Palestine in late
Jim Sparkes (363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Beresford James Gordon Sparkes (22 April 1889 – 15 June 1974) was a Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly. Sparkes was born at Dubbo
Walter Murdoch (1,465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Logie Forbes Murdoch, KCMG (17 September 1874 – 30 July 1970) was a prominent Australian academic and essayist famous for his intelligence and
Charborough House (3,136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1531–1607), Lord Chief Justice. Dorothy survived her husband and remarried to Sir Walter Vaughan (c.1572–1639), of Falstone (alias Fallersdon) in the parish of
Walter Murdoch (1,465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Logie Forbes Murdoch, KCMG (17 September 1874 – 30 July 1970) was a prominent Australian academic and essayist famous for his intelligence and
Walter Peacock (278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Peacock KCVO (24 May 1871 – 24 February 1956) was a British Liberal Party politician and barrister who worked for the future King Edward VIII
Alan Breck Stewart (621 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
He was also a central figure in a murder case that inspired novels by Sir Walter Scott and Robert Louis Stevenson. In accordance with the fosterage customs
Gilsland (1,202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
this area of rugged Border country, popularised by the Romantic novelist Sir Walter Scott. Its unusual arrangement of incorporating two county councils and
Elizabeth Raleigh (1,282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Privy Chamber to Queen Elizabeth I of England. Her secret marriage to Sir Walter Raleigh precipitated a long period of royal disfavour for both her and
James Skene (1,161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(1775–1864) was a Scottish lawyer and amateur artist, best known as a friend of Sir Walter Scott. The second son of George Skene (1736–1776) of Rubislaw, Aberdeen
High Commissioner for Southern Africa (254 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1897 May 1905 William Palmer, 2nd Earl of Selborne May 1905 31 May 1910 Sir Walter Hely-Hutchinson (acting, in the absence of Lord Selborne) 1909 1909 The
Janet Beaton (1,052 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lifetime, she was accused of having been a witch. Janet was immortalised as Sir Walter Scott's Wizard Lady of Branxholm in his celebrated narrative poem "Lay
Bank of Scotland (2,796 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
prevent the production of banknotes of less than five pounds face value. Sir Walter Scott wrote a series of letters to the Edinburgh Weekly Journal under
The Faerie Queene (7,854 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
books of The Faerie Queene to Elizabeth I in 1589, probably sponsored by Sir Walter Raleigh. The poem was a clear effort to gain court favour, and as a reward
NBR J class (572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Carlisle. These locomotives were named after characters in the novels of Sir Walter Scott and naturally became known as "Scotts". Some of the names were later
Merton Professors (474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Professor of English Literature. The second was created in 1914 when Sir Walter Raleigh's chair was renamed. At the present day both professorships are
The Heart of Midlothian (film) (150 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
starring Flora Morris, Violet Hopson and Alma Taylor. It is an adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's 1818 novel The Heart of Midlothian. The American company Famous
23rd General Assembly of Newfoundland (410 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
speaker until 1918 when William J. Higgins succeeded Goodison as speaker. Sir Walter Edward Davidson served as governor of Newfoundland until 1917. Sir Charles
Dorset (UK Parliament constituency) (696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Thomas Hussey Arthur Gorges Parliament of 1597-1598 Sir Ralph Horsey Sir Walter Raleigh Parliament of 1601 George Trenchard Sir Edmund Uvedall Parliament
Longleat Priory (860 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was granted control of the church at Lullington, Somerset, and in 1407 Sir Walter Hungerford (later 1st Baron Hungerford) donated the advowson of the church
Walter Shaw (judge) (670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Sidney Shaw (15 April 1863 – 24 April 1937) was an English lawyer and judge in the early 20th century. He served as a judge in a number of British
South Wraxall Manor (811 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was the first place tobacco was smoked in England, by Sir Walter Long and his friend Sir Walter Raleigh (although this has also been said of other houses
Chief Justice of Singapore (111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir G. Aubrey Goodman 1920 1920 11 Sir Walter Shaw 1921 1925 12 Sir James William Murison 1925 1933 13 Sir Walter Huggard 1933 1936 14 Sir Percy Alexander
Persuasion (1995 film) (6,645 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
residence's owner, Sir Walter Elliot, while Croft discusses the end of the Napoleonic Wars with fellow men of the navy. Sir Walter, a vain foppish baronet
The Maid and the Palmer (3,810 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Thomas Percy, supplemented by a nineteenth century fragment recalled by Sir Walter Scott, although both Child and later scholars agree that the English language
1899 Birthday Honours (984 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stanley, Esq, MP General Sir John Forbes, KCB, Bombay Cavalry. Admiral Sir Walter James Hunt-Grubbe, KCB. Admiral the Honourable Sir Edmund Robert Fremantle
Melrose, Scottish Borders (839 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nearby is the Roman fort of Trimontium, Abbotsford House the home of Sir Walter Scott, and Dryburgh Abbey where he's buried. Melrose is surrounded by
Edmund Colthurst (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lisfinny Castle is a tower house that formed part of an estate that Sir Walter Raleigh granted to Edmund's brother Andrew in return for his support during
Viscount Hereford (1,435 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lorded over Lyonshall and Bodenham, Herefordshire, as their main estates. Sir Walter Devereux (died 1485) married Anne Ferrers, 8th Baroness Ferrers of Chartley
Melrose Abbey (1,980 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
century, Sir Walter Scott was appointed Sheriff-Depute of Roxburghshire. In 1822, with the financial assistance of the Duke of Buccleuch, Sir Walter supervised
Fable III (3,832 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Page), Michael Fassbender (Logan), Zoë Wanamaker (Theresa), Bernard Hill (Sir Walter Beck), Nicholas Hoult (Elliot), John Cleese (Jasper), Jonathan Ross (Barry
Selkirk, Scottish Borders (1,619 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surrendered Royalist troops were subsequently executed. The novelist, Sir Walter Scott, presided, as the sheriff-depute, in the courtroom at Selkirk Town
Anne Elliot (1,346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
overlooked middle daughter of a narcissistic and extravagant baronet, Sir Walter Elliot of Kellynch Hall. Unique among Jane Austen heroines, she is, already
Farleigh Hungerford Castle (4,933 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
castle, requiring the destruction of the nearby village. Sir Thomas's son, Sir Walter Hungerford, a knight and leading courtier to Henry V, became rich during
Robert Cadell (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
January 1849) was a bookseller and publisher closely associated with Sir Walter Scott. He was born at Cockenzie, East Lothian, Scotland, the fifth son
Walter Essex (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at Bourton on the Water, Gloucestershire in September 1941. "Obituary Sir Walter Essex". The Times. 17 September 1941. p. 7. "ESSEX, Sir (Richard) Walter"
La jolie fille de Perth (1,192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Saint-Georges and Jules Adenis, after the 1828 novel The Fair Maid of Perth by Sir Walter Scott. Many writers have reserved severe criticism for the librettists
History of the World, Part I (2,980 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sequel. The title is a play on The History of the World, Volume 1 by Sir Walter Raleigh, as detailed below. However, 40 years after the film was originally
Waverly, Baltimore (1,287 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
community takes its later current name from the famous English author Sir Walter Scott's first novel, Waverly. Waverly Main Street Historic District, an
Swashbuckler (1,826 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Romanticism, and an outgrowth of the historical novel, particularly those of Sir Walter Scott, "... medieval tales of chivalry, love and adventure rediscovered
Earl of Seafield (1,090 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
descended from Sir Walter Ogilvy, whose brother Sir John Ogilvy was the ancestor of the Earls of Airlie. In 1616, the aforementioned Sir Walter Ogilvy's descendant
Belphoebe (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Belphoebe's, whom they gave their lives for! Belphoebe is also mentioned in Sir Walter Raleigh's poem "If Cynthia be a Queen",  One or more of the preceding
Archibald Constable (1,219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
guiding spirit of the review, having as his associates Lord Brougham, Sir Walter Scott, Henry Hallam, John Playfair and afterwards Lord Macaulay. Constable
Clan Logan (1,882 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edward II of England). In 1330 brothers Sir Robert Logan of Restalrig and Sir Walter Logan; along with Sir William de Keith, Sir William de St. Clair of Rosslyn;
John McPhee (politician) (519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
heart problems, and decided to stand down as Premier, handing over to Sir Walter Lee on 15 March and retiring from politics. He was knighted KCMG in June
Walter Currie (96 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Curry may refer to: Mordaunt Currie (Walter Mordaunt Cyril Currie), poet Sir Walter Currie, 4th Baronet, of the Currie baronets Walter Currie (footballer)
Walter Stanford (1,934 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Ernest Mortimer Stanford KBE CB CMG (2 August 1850 – 9 September 1933) was a South African civil servant and politician. Stanford was born in
Walter Essex (242 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at Bourton on the Water, Gloucestershire in September 1941. "Obituary Sir Walter Essex". The Times. 17 September 1941. p. 7. "ESSEX, Sir (Richard) Walter"
Clan Kerr (2,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
particular with the Clan Scott. The feud began on 25 July 1526, when Sir Walter Scott of Buccleuch launched an attack (the Battle of Melrose) to rescue
Walter Stanford (1,934 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Ernest Mortimer Stanford KBE CB CMG (2 August 1850 – 9 September 1933) was a South African civil servant and politician. Stanford was born in
List of governors of Malta (440 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lushington 1847–1855 Sir Victor Houlton 1855–1883 Sir Walter Hely-Hutchinson 1883–1884 Lieutenant Governor Sir Walter Hely-Hutchinson 1884–1889 (as Lieutenant
Roderick (987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
though it had survived as a surname. The given name was re-popularised by Sir Walter Scott's poem The Vision of Don Roderick (1811), where Roderick refers
Peveril Castle (3,673 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1609 it was "very ruinous and serveth for no use". In the 19th century, Sir Walter Scott featured the castle in his novel Peveril of the Peak. The site is
Martin Kitchen (priest) (170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of Derby from 2005 until 2007. He was born on 18 May 1947; educated at Sir Walter St John's Grammar School For Boys and the Polytechnic of North London
Walter Currie (96 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Curry may refer to: Mordaunt Currie (Walter Mordaunt Cyril Currie), poet Sir Walter Currie, 4th Baronet, of the Currie baronets Walter Currie (footballer)
Borrowes baronets (264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baronet (died c. 1650) Sir Walter Borrowes, 2nd Baronet (c. 1620–1685) Sir Kildare Borrowes, 3rd Baronet (c. 1660–c.1709) Sir Walter Dixon Borrowes, 4th
Colombia–United Kingdom relations (2,460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first known Englishperson to have traveled to modern day Colombia was Sir Walter Raleigh in 1595. Major interest in Colombia for the UK has lain in environmental
Edward Montagu of Boughton (444 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ancestor of the Dukes of Montagu and the Dukes of Rutland. Henry Montague Sir Walter Montague Henry Montagu, 1st Earl of Manchester, ancestor of the Dukes
Walter Clegg (316 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Clegg (18 April 1920 – 15 April 1994) was a British Conservative politician. Clegg contested Ince in 1959 and was elected Member of Parliament
Colin Clouts Come Home Againe (460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
He dedicated the poem to Sir Walter Raleigh in partial payment for the "infinite debt" Spenser felt he owed him. (Sir Walter Raleigh had visited him prior
Walter Hungerford (139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
first person in England to be executed under the Buggery Act of 1533 Sir Walter Hungerford of Farleigh (died 1516), fought for Henry VII at the Battle
Every Man out of His Humour (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
involvement in the War of the Theatres. Scholars have found references to Sir Walter Raleigh and Gabriel Harvey. The characters Fastidious Brisk and Carlo
Francis Cole (259 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
University of Reading for 33 years. Cole was born in London and educated at Sir Walter St. John's School, Battersea and Jesus College, Oxford. Cole was a lecturer
Adventure fiction (979 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
armor to stories of high-tech espionages. Examples of that period include Sir Walter Scott, Alexandre Dumas, père, Jules Verne, Brontë Sisters, H. Rider Haggard
Clan Buchanan (10,798 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
10th of Buchanan married Margaret Menteith. Margaret was the daughter of Sir Walter Menteith of Rusky, and granddaughter of Sir John of Menteth, Sheriff of
Walter James Young (354 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter James Young KBE (2 April 1872 – 5 January 1940) was an Australian businessman. Walter James Young was the son of John Young, a pastoralist,
Gum Creek, South Australia (563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
owned by a number of notable figures, with Sir John Duncan succeeding Sir Walter Hughes as owner. A Primitive Methodist church opened at "Iron Mine, Gum
Young Ivanhoe (54 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ivanhoe is a 1995 romantic adventure TV movie based on the 1819 novel by Sir Walter Scott. It was directed by Ralph L. Thomas and starred Kristen Holden-Ried
Lord Haliburton of Dirleton (200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dirletoun) was a Scottish Lordship of Parliament created circa. 1450 for Sir Walter de Haliburton, Lord High Treasurer of Scotland. The seat of Lord Haliburton
Abbotsford (230 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Massachusetts) Abbotsford House, Scottish Borders; home of Scottish novelist Sir Walter Scott, near Melrose, Scotland Abbotsford, Cuddington, a house in Cheshire
Walter Coutts (151 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Fleming Coutts GCMG MBE (30 November 1912 – 4 November 1988) was a British colonial administrator and was Uganda's final Governor before independence
Ibn Warraq (3,092 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Is Best: A Muslim Apostate's Defense of Liberal Democracy (2011) and Sir Walter Scott's Crusades & Other Fantasies (2013). Warraq claims to have been
Chowan River (542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Captains Philip Amadas and Arthur Barlowe, sent to explore the region by Sir Walter Raleigh. Their "Chowanook", or Chowanoke, name was shortened to Chowan
Members of the 1925 Seanad (345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Patrick Hooper". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 19 November 2009. "Sir Walter Nugent, Bart". Oireachtas Members Database. Retrieved 19 November 2009
Persuasion (1971 TV series) (926 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
five episodes. Anne Elliot is the second daughter of the widowed baronet Sir Walter Elliot, who unlike her vain father and sisters, is humble, sensible and
Antonio (horse) (1,201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
by Henry Peirse's colt Wrangler, who started at odds of 7/4 ahead of Sir Walter and Agricola on 7/1. Antonio, ridden by Thomas Nicholson, was one of the
William Tailboys (413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Roses. He was born in Kyme, Lincolnshire, the son of Sir Walter Tailboys and his first wife. Sir Walter had inherited considerable estates in Northumberland
The Discovery of Guiana (735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Discovery of Guiana is a book by Sir Walter Raleigh, who wrote this account one year after his 1595 journey to "Guiana", the Venezuelan region of Guayana
Danbury, Essex (1,214 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
attempted to write a romance with a book called Queenhoo Hall. In 1808, Sir Walter Scott was asked to complete the book by his publisher John Murray. Scott
Heriotdale (304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
after the Scottish goldsmith George Heriot, the "Jingling Geordie" in Sir Walter Scott's novel The Fortunes of Nigel. Some experts, however, claim the
1832 in literature (1,017 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seventeen years. September 21 – Scottish historical novelist and poet Sir Walter Scott dies aged 61 at his home, Abbotsford House, leaving his novel The
State House, Seychelles (188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was the residence of the Governors of the Seychelles, beginning with Sir Walter Davidson in 1912. Typical of the colonial architecture aesthetic of the
George Crabbe (6,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
friendships with many of the great literary men of his day, including Sir Walter Scott, whom he visited in Edinburgh, and William Wordsworth and some of
Leslie Farrer (126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Leslie Farrer KCVO (30 January 1900 – 6 March 1984) was a British solicitor. He was Private Solicitor to both King George VI and Queen Elizabeth
Walter D. Scott (211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Scott, AC, CMG (10 November 1903 - 12 February 1981) founded Australia's first management consultancy firm, WD Scott and was active in its leadership
Rowena, Oregon (503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
indirectly from Rowena, Ivanhoe's lover in the novel of the same name by Sir Walter Scott. There was once a ferry operating between Rowena and Lyle, Washington
Main Plot (342 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to Spain, collect the money, and go back to England via Jersey, where Sir Walter Raleigh was governor. Raleigh and Cobham were then to divide up the money
Ivanhoe (1970 TV series) (188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
television series from 1970. The script was by Alexander Baron, based on Sir Walter Scott's 1819 novel Ivanhoe. The director was David Maloney. It was shown
John Dryden (4,951 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
be known in literary circles as the Age of Dryden. Romanticist writer Sir Walter Scott called him "Glorious John". Dryden was born in the village rectory
Simonside Dwarfs (344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Publishing ISBN 0-946928-40-1, page 62 Familiar letters of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 1, Sir Walter Scott, Houghton Mifflin, 1894, page 151 Concise Scots dictionary
Air cargo (1,343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Agra and Oudh, British India. The organizer of the aviation display, Sir Walter Windham, was able to secure permission from the postmaster general in
Nash Peak (123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1600 m. Named by the New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB) (2000) after Sir Walter Nash, who was deeply involved in promoting New Zealand's role in Antarctica
Delia Bacon (2,049 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
social reformers including Francis Bacon (to whom she was unrelated), Sir Walter Raleigh and others. Bacon's research in Boston, New York, and London led
Robin Hood (2010 film) (4,786 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
companions head to Nottingham, where Loxley's elderly and blind father, Sir Walter, asks him to continue impersonating his son to prevent the Crown from
Walter Hagen (2,401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, 8/15/1914 p. 14 Clavin, Tom (2005). Sir Walter: Walter Hagen and the Invention of Professional Golf. New York: Simon
Bouteloua dactyloides (775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
should not be confused with Stenotaphrum secundatum varieties such as 'Sir Walter' or 'Palmetto'. Buffalograss is a warm-season perennial shortgrass. It
Preston–Somers expedition (3,192 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Amyas Preston sailed to the Spanish Main initially intending to support Sir Walter Raleigh's expedition which set out at the same time. After failing to
Peter Whelan (404 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
relationships between Shakespeare, Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Kyd and Sir Walter Raleigh as well as the events leading up to Marlowe's death. In January
Baron Mountjoy (481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir John Blount of Sodington and Isolda Mountjoy, and the grandson of Sir Walter Blount, bearer of the Royal Standard of Henry IV at the Battle of Shrewsbury
Quarterly Review (915 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Croker and Sir John Barrow, Poet Laureate Robert Southey, poet-novelist Sir Walter Scott, Italian exile Ugo Foscolo, Gothic novelist Charles Robert Maturin
List of MPs elected in the 1922 United Kingdom general election (82 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
National Liberal Ashford Samuel Strang Steel Conservative Ashton-under-Lyne Sir Walter de Frece Conservative Aylesbury Lionel de Rothschild Conservative Ayr
Ralph Champneys Williams (263 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Monarch Edward VII George V Preceded by Sir William MacGregor Succeeded by Sir Walter Edward Davidson Governor of the Windward Islands In office 1906–1909 Monarch
Earl Kitchener (712 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of his body, failing which to his youngest brother Lieutenant-General Sir Walter Kitchener (who was alive at the time of the 1902 creation but deceased
Banknotes of the pound sterling (9,439 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
under Series D. To that end, a Series D 10/– note was designed, featuring Sir Walter Raleigh, which would become the 50 pence note upon decimalisation, and
Thomas Godwin (bishop) (779 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Sir Walter Raleigh tried to seize the manor and lands of Banwell from the bishopric on a hundred years' lease. When Bishop Thomas Godwin refused, Sir
Cambridgeshire (UK Parliament constituency) (928 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Asenhill 1417 Sir Walter de la Pole Thomas Chalers 1419 John Burgoyne William Goodred 1420 Nicholas Caldecote Thomas Camp 1421 (May) Sir Walter de la Pole
Tillietudlem (1,195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Sir Walter Scott, vol. II, Edinburgh: T. and A. Constable, retrieved 2013-06-07 Lockhart, John Gibson (1862), Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott
Walter Verco (221 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter John George Verco KCVO (18 January 1907 – 10 March 2001) was a long-serving officer of arms who served in many capacities at the College of
Baron Fauconberg (654 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
title created twice in the Peerage of England. First created in 1295 when Sir Walter de Fauconberg, an Anglo-Norman, was summoned to parliament. Between 1463
Lieutenant of the Tower of London (2,770 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
More, Lady Jane Grey, Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth I) and Sir Walter Raleigh. At least five of the Lieutenants, Sir Edward Warner, Sir Gervase
1832 in Scotland (659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1757) 23 June – Sir James Hall, geologist (born 1761) 21 September – Sir Walter Scott, historical novelist and poet (born 1771) 3 November – Sir John
Walter D. Scott (211 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Scott, AC, CMG (10 November 1903 - 12 February 1981) founded Australia's first management consultancy firm, WD Scott and was active in its leadership
Robert Long (soldier) (1,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Barbara Carne c. 1546 and they had one daughter and four sons including: Sir Walter Long (d.1610) Jewel Long (d.1647), whose godfather was the Bishop of Salisbury
Banknotes of Scotland (1,914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and the Bank of England. All Bank of Scotland notes bear a portrait of Sir Walter Scott on the front in commemoration of his 1826 Malachi Malagrowther campaign
Siege of Malta (118 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Knights Hospitaller The Siege of Malta (novel), an 1832 novel by Sir Walter Scott Siege of Malta, a 1570 heroic poem about the siege by Antonios Achelis
Gartocharn (373 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Coopers, and the Lochs and Glens holiday company based in the village. Sir Walter Scott is reputed to have written Lady of the Lake whilst staying at Ross
Walter Raleigh in popular culture (874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Raleigh (c. 1554 – 29 October 1618) was an English gentleman, writer, poet, soldier, courtier, spy, and explorer, well known for popularising
Perth, Scotland (9,020 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
since the publication of the novel Fair Maid of Perth by Scottish writer Sir Walter Scott in 1828. During the later medieval period the city was also called
Saint-Charles-de-Percy War Cemetery (266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
towards Vire to split the German 7th Army and 5th Panzer Army. Brigadier Sir Walter Balfour Barttelot, 6th Guards Tank Brigade commander, killed in action
Pallava coinage (164 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was 600 CE to 900 CE. Early studies about Pallava coins were made by Sir Walter Elliot (1858), T. Desikachary (1933), C.Minaksi (1938), and S.Ramayya
Orgoglio (168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
weakness. "Orgoglio" means "pride" in Italian. In chapter IX of Waverley, by Sir Walter Scott, the manor of Bradwardyne is compared to the castle of Orgoglio
Elsenham (487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
known for Elsenham Jam, which was produced on the Elsenham estate of Sir Walter Gilbey, and marketed with the slogan, "the most expensive jam in the world"
Pitchcott (1,892 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(-1597) of Chequers. John's daughter Elizabeth had married Sir Walter Pye, and Sir Walter and Lady Elizabeth Pye conveyed Pitchcott manor to her uncles
Lady in Waiting (novel) (663 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
beginning of the Stuart period of England, telling the life story of Sir Walter Raleigh, primarily through the viewpoint of his wife, Bess Throckmorton
HMS Scott (1917) (776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
ship herself was the first to bear the name Scott and was named after Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet. The Admiralty type flotilla leaders were designed
Ferteth, Earl of Strathearn (274 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
illegitimate daughter of David, Earl of Huntingdon Christian, who married Sir Walter Olifard, Justiciar of the Lothians and son of Sir David Olifard. Anderson
The Drum, Edinburgh (808 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
when Sir Walter de Somerville of Linton and Carnwath (d.1380) married Geilles, daughter of Sir John Herring of Gilmerton. By this marriage Sir Walter acquired
James Maidment (884 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Historical and Traditionary. Maidment was also a poet and a friend of Sir Walter Scott. A collection of his poems is held at the Kenneth Spencer Research
Dark Knight (TV series) (773 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Dark Knight is a 2000 TV series, based on Sir Walter Scott's novel Ivanhoe. This joint New Zealand/England production attempted to capitalize on the same
Ivanhoe (disambiguation) (552 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Ivanhoe in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Ivanhoe is an 1820 novel by Sir Walter Scott. Ivanhoe may also refer to: Ivanhoe (1913 British film) Ivanhoe
Jane Millgate (306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
English at the University of Toronto. She was an authority on the works of Sir Walter Scott. Millgate was born in Leeds in 1937. She gained her education at
The Heroic Quest of the Valiant Prince Ivandoe (628 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Studios Europe). It is a parody of the 1820 British novel Ivanhoe by Sir Walter Scott. The show takes on a style very reminiscent of Studios Europe's
25 Scottish Songs (Beethoven) (799 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
song setting "Sunset"; "The sun upon the Weirdlaw Hill;" 1818, words by Sir Walter Scott, folk song setting "O sweet were the hours;" 1817, words by William
Walter Lindsay of Balgavie (585 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Walter Lindsay of Balgavie (died 25 October 1605) was a Scottish Roman Catholic intriguer. He was the third son of Katherine Campbell, Countess of
Deptford (7,218 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Francis Drake by Queen Elizabeth I aboard the Golden Hind, the legend of Sir Walter Raleigh laying down his cape for Elizabeth, Captain James Cook's third