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John Narborough
Rear-Admiral
Rear-Admiral
SIR JOHN NARBOROUGH (c. 1640–1688) or Narbrough was an English naval commander of the 17th century. He served with distinction during the Anglo-Dutch Wars
Anglo-Dutch Wars
and against the Barbary Coast pirates. CONTENTS * 1 Early life * 2 Career * 3 Memorials * 4 References * 5 External links EARLY LIFEHe was descended from an old Norfolk
Norfolk
family and married Elizabeth Hill, with whom he had two surviving sons. Her father was John Hill, a Commissioner of the Navy
Navy
. After her husband's death, Lady Narborough married Admiral Sir Cloudesley Shovell
Cloudesley Shovell
. CAREERHe received his commission in 1664, and in 1666 was promoted lieutenant for gallantry in the action with the Dutch fleet off the Downs in June of that year. After the peace he was chosen to conduct a voyage of exploration in the South Seas
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HMS Association
ASSOCIATION may refer to: Club (organization)
Club (organization)
Voluntary associations , groups of individuals who voluntarily enter into an agreement to accomplish a purpose: * 501(c) non-profit organization (USA) * Alumni association
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Crayford
CRAYFORD is a town and electoral ward located in south-east London, England
England
within the London Borough of Bexley . It lies east of Bexleyheath
Bexleyheath
and north west of Dartford
Dartford
. CONTENTS* 1 History * 1.1 Industrialisation * 1.2 Residents of note * 2 Demography * 3 Leisure * 3.1 Sport * 4 Education * 5 Places of worship * 6 Transport and locale * 6.1 Nearest places * 7 Transport * 8 References * 9 External links HISTORY Lion remains from Crayford; dated to the Palaeolithic
Palaeolithic
An Iron Age settlement existed in the vicinity of the present St Paulinus Church between the Julian and Claudian invasions of Britain , from roughly 30 BC to AD 40
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St Mary's, Isles Of Scilly
ST MARY\'S (Cornish : ENNOR the mainland) is the largest and most populous island of the Isles of Scilly
Isles of Scilly
, an archipelago off the southwest coast of Cornwall
Cornwall
in England
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Baronet
A BARONET (/ˈbærənɪt/ or /ˈbærəˌnɛt/ ; abbreviated BART or BT ) or the rare female equivalent, a BARONETESS (/ˈbærənɪtɪs/ , /ˈbærənɪtɛs/ , or /ˌbærəˈnɛtɛs/ ; abbreviation "Btss"), is the holder of a baronetcy, a hereditary title awarded by the British Crown. The practice of awarding baronetcies was originally introduced in England in the 14th century and was used by James I of England in 1611 as a means of raising funds. A baronetcy is the only British hereditary honour that is not a peerage , with the exception of the Anglo-Irish
Anglo-Irish
Black Knight
Knight
, White Knight
Knight
and Green Knight
Knight
(of which only the Green Knight
Knight
is extant)
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Charles II Of England
CHARLES II (29 May 1630 – 6 February 1685) was king of England , Scotland and Ireland . He was king of Scotland from 1649 until his deposition in 1651, and king of England, Scotland and Ireland from the restoration of the monarchy in 1660 until his death. Charles II's father, Charles I , was executed at Whitehall on 30 January 1649, at the climax of the English Civil War
English Civil War
. Although the Parliament of Scotland proclaimed Charles II king on 5 February 1649, England entered the period known as the English Interregnum or the English Commonwealth , and the country was a de facto republic, led by Oliver Cromwell
Oliver Cromwell

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Knight Bachelor
The dignity of KNIGHT BACHELOR is the most basic and lowest rank of a man who has been knighted by the monarch but not as a member of one of the organised orders of chivalry ; it is currently a part of the British honours system . Knights Bachelor are the most ancient sort of British knight (the rank existed during the 13th century reign of King Henry III ), but Knights Bachelor rank below knights of chivalric orders. There is no female counterpart to Knight
Knight
Bachelor
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Knowlton, Kent
KNOWLTON was an eccesiastical and civil parish ; the former was abolished in 1940 , the latter in 1935 , and the hamlet is now part of Goodnestone civil parish. It is located about 10 miles (16 km) north of Dover in Kent , England . Knowlton Hall, set in 200 acres (81 ha) of parkland, is located here. The Church of St Clement is now redundant and in the care of the Churches Conservation Trust , and is open daily. KNOWLTON is a thankful village , in that it did not lose anyone in World War I
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New England
NEW ENGLAND is a geographical region comprising six states of the northeastern United States
United States
: Maine
Maine
, Vermont
Vermont
, New Hampshire , Massachusetts
Massachusetts
, Rhode Island
Rhode Island
, and Connecticut
Connecticut
. It is bordered by the state of New York to the west and by the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Quebec
Quebec
to the northeast and north, respectively. The Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
is to the east and southeast, and Long Island Sound
Long Island Sound
is to the south. Boston
Boston
is New England's largest city as well as the capital of Massachusetts
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Sir Thomas D'Aeth, 1st Baronet
SIR THOMAS D\'AETH, 1ST BARONET (1678-1745), of Knowlton Court and North Cray , Kent , was an English politician. He was the first of the D\'Aeth baronets . He was a Member of Parliament for Canterbury 1708 to 1710 and for Sandwich 1715 to 1722
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William Cowley
WILLIAM AMBROSIA COWLEY was a 17th-century English buccaneer who surveyed the Galápagos Islands during his circumnavigation of the world, and published the first chart of the islands in 1684. In his diary he reported the discovery of the mythical Pepys Island , allegedly situated north of the Falkland Islands , prompting a number of mariners to look in vain for the nonexistent land. REFERENCES * William Ambrosia Cowley. Cowley's Voyage Round the Globe, in Collection of Original Voyages, ed. William Hacke. London: James Knapton, 1699. * William Dampier . A New Voyage Round the World. 1697. This English biographical article is a stub . You can help by expanding it . * v * t * e This pirate -related article is a stub . You can help by expanding it
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Bibliothèque Nationale De France
The BIBLIOTHèQUE NATIONALE DE FRANCE (BNF; French: ) is the National Library of France
France
, located in Paris
Paris
. It is the national repository of all that is published in France. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 New buildings * 3 Mission * 4 Manuscript
Manuscript
collection * 5 Digital library * 6 Popular culture * 7 See also * 8 References * 9 Further reading * 10 External links HISTORYThe National Library of France
France
traces its origin to the royal library founded at the Louvre Palace by Charles V in 1368. Charles had received a collection of manuscripts from his predecessor, John II , and transferred them to the Louvre
Louvre
from the Palais de la Cité
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Institute For Advanced Technology In The Humanities
Coordinates : 37°32′12.2″N 78°30′20″W / 37.536722°N 78.50556°W / 37.536722; -78.50556 THIS ARTICLE HAS MULTIPLE ISSUES. Please help IMPROVE IT or discuss these issues on the TALK PAGE . (Learn how and when to remove these template messages ) This article NEEDS ADDITIONAL CITATIONS FOR VERIFICATION . Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources . Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. (January 2017) (Learn how and when to remove this template message ) The topic of this article MAY NOT MEET\'S NOTABILITY GUIDELINES FOR COMPANIES AND ORGANIZATIONS . Please help to establish notability by citing reliable secondary sources that are independent of the topic and provide significant coverage of it beyond its mere trivial mention
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
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Système Universitaire De Documentation
The SYSTèME UNIVERSITAIRE DE DOCUMENTATION or SUDOC is a system used by the libraries of French universities and higher education establishments to identify, track and manage the documents in their possession. The catalog, which contains more than 10 million references, allows students and researcher to search for bibliographical and location information in over 3,400 documentation centers
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International Standard Name Identifier
The INTERNATIONAL STANDARD NAME IDENTIFIER (ISNI) is an identifier for uniquely identifying the public identities of contributors to media content such as books, television programmes, and newspaper articles. Such an identifier consists of 16 digits. It can optionally be displayed as divided into four blocks. It was developed under the auspices of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) as Draft International Standard 27729; the valid standard was published on 15 March 2012. The ISO technical committee 46, subcommittee 9 ( TC 46/SC 9 ) is responsible for the development of the standard. ISNI can be used to disambiguate names that might otherwise be confused, and links the data about names that are collected and used in all sectors of the media industries
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