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- Abberton is a village in Essex, England. It is located approximately 1 km east of Abberton Reservoir and is 6.8 km south of Colchester. The village is in the borough of Colchester and in the parliamentary constituency of North Essex. The town is served by Abberton and Langenhoe Parish Council.
- Abberton is a small village in Worcestershire, England. In the 1850s, the village had 80 inhabitants, one fourth of this was the local priest's 19 children. In 1894, the town had a population of 95 and an area of 999 acres. The village is mentioned in the Cartularium saxonicum in 972 as Eadbrihyincgtun, and is recorded in the Domesday Book of 1086-7 as Edbretintune and as Edbritone, when it was a Berewick, an outlying estate, held by the Church of St Mary of Pershore. The principal house in the village is Abberton Hall.
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Tempt Not the Stars (2010)
by Julius Falconer
Unlike Radford, Abberton is a village because it has a church, even though there are only two dozen houses. The church is irrelevant: our attention is focussed on the hall next door to the church – well, more or less next door. The four students ...
Water Management (2006)
8th Report of Session 2005-06 by Great Britain: Parliament: House of Lords: Science and Technology Committee
Mr Woodcock: The two schemes proposed at the momentare beingdevelopedbythe watercompanies: Essex and SuVolkWaterCompanyforAbbertonand Anglian Water Company for Wing water treatment works. Abberton is an existing reservoir, ...
by Samuel Lewis
ABBERTON, (ST. ANDREW), a parish, in the union of LEXDEN and WINSTREE, hundred of WINSTREE, Northern Division of the county of ESSEX, 4$ miles (S.) from Colchester, and about 1| mile to the east of the river Colne ; containing 202 ...
Containing the Names, in Alphabetical Order, of All the Counties, with Their Several Subdivisions Into Hundreds, Lathes, Rapes, Wapentakes, Wards, Or Divisions; and an Account of the Distribution of the Counties Into Circuits, Dioceses, and Parliamentary Divisions. Also, the Names (under that of Each County Respectively) in Alphabetical Order, of All the Cities, Boroughs, Market Towns, Villages, Hamlets, and Tithings, with the Distance of Each from London, Or from the Nearest Market Town, and with the Population, and Other Interesting Particulars Relative to Each; Besides which There are Maps; First, One of the Whole Country, Showing the Local Situation of the Counties Relatively to Each Other; And, Then, Each County is Also Preceded by a Map, Showing, in the Same Manner, the Local Situations of Cities, Boroughs and Market Towns. Four Tables are Added; First, a Statistical Table of All the Counties, and Then Three Tables, Showing the New Divisions and Distributions Enacted by the Reform-Law of 4 June, 1832 by William Cobbett
Abbas and Temple-Combe, Somerset Abberbury or Alberbury, Salop Abberfraw, Anglesea Abberford, York Abberley, Worcester Abberton, Essex Abberton, Worcester Abberwick, ...
Compiled from Local Information, and the Most Recent and Official Authorities by John Gorton
ABBERTON, co. Essex. P. T. Colchester (51) 4 m. S. Pop. 203. A parish in the hundred of Winstree ; living, a rectory in the archdeaconry of Colchester, and diocese of London ...
by Raymond D. Kent, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
This technology is often coupled to a stroboscopic light source, as stroboscopic endoscopy allows the viewer to see individual movements of the folds (see Abberton and Fourcin, 1997). Endoscopy, however, is invasive, and use of a rigid ...
Containing a Description of the Nations, Empires, Kingdoms, States, Provinces, Cities, Towns, Forts, Seas, Harbours, Rivers, Lakes, Canals, Mountains, Capes, Etc. in the Known World ... Illustrated with Maps by Richard Brookes
Abberton, near Lexden, Essex. Abberton, near Parshore, 7 miles from Worcester, noted for its mineral water. Abbenhall, a small village, 12 miles from Gloucester, 3 from Newnham, noted for a mineral spring, very efficacious in the cure of ...
by William Harrison De Puy
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A compendious geographical dictionary, containing a concise description of the most remarkable places ... The third edition, etc (1804)
ABBERTON, a village near Pcrshore, - t '1 miles from Worcester. ABBERWICK, a village N.W.0fAlnwiClt, '- Nortliumberluml.
by Roland Greene, Stephen Cushman, Clare Cavanagh, Jahan Ramazani, Paul F. Rouzer, Harris Feinsod, David Marno, Alexandra Slessarev
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- Abberton Reservoir
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- Abberton Reservoir Setting Sun
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- Abberton reservoir
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