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Somerset

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

Forms the southern hinterland of the Bristol channel and has an unusual variety of topographical features—the bare Mendips north of Wells, the marshes around Glastonbury, the wooded...

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Somerset.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

May 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. 182 words.

For this title name see entries Mohun, William de, earl of Somerset (1145); Beaufort, John, marquess of Dorset and marquess of Somerset (1371–1410); Beaufort, John, duke of Somerset ...

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Somerset

in World Encyclopedia

P ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: General Studies. 87 words.

County on the Bristol Channel, sw England. Somerset is divided into five districts, with the administrative centre at Taunton (

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Somerset

in Who Was Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History; Warfare and Defence. 93 words.

Born 27 Sept. 1910; e surv. s of 17th Duke of Somerset, DSO, OBE, and Edith Mary (d 1962), d of W. Parker, JP, Whittington Hall, Derbyshire; ...

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Somerset

in Who's Who

P ublished online December 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; World History; Travel and Holiday; Architecture; Art. 78 words.

Born 30 Dec. 1952; s of 18th Duke of Somerset and Gwendoline Collette (Jane) (d 2005), 2nd d of Major J. C. C. Thomas; ...

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Somerset

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

Forms the southern hinterland of the Bristol channel and has an unusual variety of topographical features—the bare Mendips north of Wells, the marshes around Glastonbury, the wooded...

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Somerset case

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 67 words.

In 1771 the American master of James Somerset, a negro slave, attempted to send him out of England to

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Somerset case

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 67 words.

In 1771 the American master of James Somerset, a negro slave, attempted to send him out of England to

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Somerset case

J. A. Cannon.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 97 words.

In 1771 the American master of James Somerset, a negro slave, attempted to send him out of England to

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Somerset case

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 98 words.

In 1771 the American master of James Somerset, a negro slave, attempted to send him out of England to

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Somerset House

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 71 words.

in London, on the site of the house built by the Duke of Somerset, Lord Protector for Edward VI;

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