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Crosby,

town (1991 pop. 54,116), Sefton metropolitan district, NW England, on Liverpool Bay. Formed in 1937 from the urban districts of Great Crosby and Waterloo-with-Seaforth, Crosby is primarily residential. The town's history dates back more than 1,000 years. The Merchant Taylor's School for boys was founded in 1620.

Crosby

 

a city in Great Britain, in the Merseyside conurbation. Population, 57,400 (1971). Crosby lies in the basin of the port of Liverpool.

Crosby

1
Bing, real name Harry Lillis Crosby. 1904--77, US singer and film actor; famous for his style of crooning: best known for the song "White Christmas" from the film Holiday Inn (1942)

Crosby

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a town in NW England, in Sefton unitary authority, Merseyside. Pop.: 51 789 (2001)
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David Cameron said he had not been lobbied by Mr Crosby on either issue, but has declined to go into any further detail about their conversations.
Crosby lobbied for tobacco giant Philip Morris in his native Australia, sparking accusations he used his influence to change Cameron's mind.
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Justine Elliott, sales and marketing director for Crosby Lend Lease explained: "The Crosby Project was designed to put home ownership within reach for a greater number of potential purchasers, including those who have been priced out of the market until now.
He refuted earlier claims that the council had acted improperly or had "victimised" Crosby.
Crosby imported tortoises from Prague, in the Czech Republic, but one batch was suffering from herpes which spread among the other animals because of the environment they were kept in.