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Abingdon ware

Alexander Abingdon (fl. c. 1281—1326) sculptor

annals and chronicles: England (2)—Abingdon

Edmund of Abingdon (c. 1175—1240) archbishop of Canterbury

Henry Abingdon (c. 1380—1437) ecclesiastic and college head

Richard Abingdon (c. 1242—1317) administrator

Robert of Abingdon (c. 1180—1243) ecclesiastic and supposed hagiographer

Sir Herbert Abingdon Draper Compton (1776—1846) judge in India


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Old town on the Thames, once the county town of Berkshire, 7 m. S of Oxford on the A34. It was the birthplace of Edward Moore (1712–57), a minor ...

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