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Benbow

John. 1653--1702, English admiral, noted esp for his heroic death during the War of the Spanish Succession
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Livesey, and the rest of these gentlemen having asked me to write down the whole particulars about Treasure Island, from the beginning to the end, keeping nothing back but the bearings of the island, and that only because there is still treasure not yet lifted, I take up my pen in the year of grace 17 and go back to the time when my father kept the Admiral Benbow inn and the brown old seaman with the sabre cut first took up his lodging under our roof.
When a seaman did put up at the Admiral Benbow (as now and then some did, making by the coast road for Bristol) he would look in at him through the curtained door before he entered the parlour; and he was always sure to be as silent as a mouse when any such was present.
Livesey came late one afternoon to see the patient, took a bit of dinner from my mother, and went into the parlour to smoke a pipe until his horse should come down from the hamlet, for we had no stabling at the old Benbow.
Other North Wales winners were Steve Holland (Hawarden) and Ashley Griffiths (Wrexham North Wales 11 Shropshire & Herefordshire 7 Results (N Wales names first), Foursomes : Runcie and Ephraim bt Gidney and Roberts 6 & 5; Shufflebotham and Williams lost to Farr and Davies 4 & 3; Nicholson and Lofthouse bt Chesters and Benbow 4 & 3; Copeland and Holland lost to Smith and James 3 & 2; Torrence and Jones bt Pharg and Baker 4 & 3; Griffiths and Green lost to Edwards and Strange 4 & 3.
Benbow and his Bromsgrove team colleagues have had to settle for second place in Division One in the Hereford & Worcester Winter League after Manor Park pipped them for the championship.
Mark Benbow has quit Redditch United to pursue a football career on the other side of the world.
We recognize the enormous value that eChange provides to our clients and prospects," stated Paul Benbow, vice president of CADRE Systems Inc.
They are thought to be connected to the town's Admiral Benbow pub, where the cut-throat Benbow Brandy Men operated in the 1800s.
A special education room was being opened at Sand-well General Hospital, thanks to a pounds 400 donation in memory of Ron Benbow.
ROBIN Benbow, who farms 1,000 acres near Welshpool, described the Assembly's policies for agriculture as "shambolic" and wants to see the new administration focus on sorting out the problems caused by endless red-tape.
Dinky Luckhurst's black has only been out the frame once from 13 starts here, winning six, coming second four times and third twice, writes John Benbow.
Redcar and Cleveland Council's Cabinet member for community safety, Cllr Joyce Benbow, said: "I am delighted to see more and more Secured By Design developments in Redcar and Cleveland.