Coventry, a town in Warwickshire, 18½ m. SE. of Birmingham; famous for the manufacture of ribbons and watches, and recently the chief seat of the manufacture of bicycles and tricycles; in the old streets are some quaint old houses; there are some very fine churches and a number of charitable institutions.

Population (circa 1900) given as 55,000.

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

Covent Garden * Coventry, Sir John
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Cousins, Samuel
Couthon, Georges
Coutts, Thomas
Couza, Prince
Covenant, Solemn League and
Covenant, The National
Covent Garden
Coventry, Sir John
Coverdale, Miles
Coverley, Sir Roger de
Cowell, John
Cowen, Frederick Hymen
Cowley, Abraham
Cowley, Henry Wellesley, Earl
Cowper, William
Cox, David


Antique pictures of Coventry

Coventry in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

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Arnway, John
Ashmole, Elias
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