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  • proper noun a town in the unitary authority of Cheshire East and the ceremonial county of Cheshire, England.

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Examples

  • There are two poor boys from Bollington, who begin life as piecers at one shilling or eighteen-pence a-week, and the father of one of whom was cut to pieces by the machinery at which he worked, but not before he had himself founded the institution in which this son has since come to be taught.

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  • He really is a big dot that went bad, dropping out of dot school "Bollington U" and going on to a life of disrepute.

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  • Madame ALBANESI, in _The Cap of Youth_ (HUTCHINSON), cannot be accused of excessive kindness to her own sex, for the charming women of the book are almost snuffed out by two poisonous females, _Lady Bollington_ and _Lady Catherine Chiltern_.

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  • It seems that this Molly Slater was away in service at Bollington, a village half way between our place and

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  • There are two poor boys from Bollington, who begin life as piecers at one shilling or eighteen-pence a-week, and the father of one of whom was cut to pieces by the machinery at which he worked, but not before he had himself founded the institution in which this son has since come to be taught.

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  • The canal runs 26 miles (42 km) from Marple Junction at Marple, where it joins the Upper Peak Forest Canal, 16 miles (26 km), southwards (through Bollington and Mansfield's), before arriving at Bosley photo: Creative Commons/Nissarana photo: Creative Commons/Nissarana

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  • John, who lived on Palmerston Street at the time of his death, had resided in Bollington for the last 20 years.

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  • Tributes were this week pouring in for a man who made his mark in the Bollington community and who was respected and held in high esteem by young soccer hopefuls and their families alike.

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  • NewswireToday (newswire) - 03 / 26 / 2009 Bollington, Cheshire United Kingdom - An international one day conference you don't have to travel to London to attend.

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  • His first project was a dilapidated two-bedroom terrace in Bollington, Macclesfield, which he bought for £82,000.

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