Northampton

Northampton, capital of Northamptonshire, on the Nen, 66 m. NW. of London; has two fine old Norman churches, is the centre of the boot and shoe manufacture, and is actively engaged in brewing, lace-making, &c.; in the outskirts is a popular racecourse; was the scene of Henry VI.'s defeat by the Yorkists on July 10, 1460.

Population (circa 1900) given as 70,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Northallerton * Northamptonshire
North, Christopher
North, Frederick, Lord
North Berwick
North Cape
North Carolina
North Sea
North-East
North-West Passage
North-West Provinces
Northallerton
Northampton
Northamptonshire
Northcote, James
Northcote, Sir Stafford Henry
Northmen
Northumberland
Northumbria
Northwich
Norton, Charles Edward
Norton, Mrs.
Norway

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Antique pictures of Northampton

Links here from Chalmers

Abbot, George
Addington, Stephen
Akenside, Mark
Alsop, Vincent
Anthony, Dr. Francis
Aungervyle, Richard
Baliol, John De
Becket, Thomas
Benn, William
Bernard, Edward
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