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Granby

(grăn`bē, grăm`–), city (1991 pop. 42,804), S Que., Canada, on the North Yamaska River, E of Montreal. Located in a farming area, Granby has textile mills and plants that manufacture furniture, tobacco and rubber products, precision instruments, paper and printed materials, and food products.
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Granby, one of the best connected and most estimable residents in S-, grandson and heir to Sir Frederic Granby: I had the intelligence from her father yesterday.
Susan Clarke, Markis o' Granby, Dorking," says my father; "she'll have me, if I ask.
The muddy lanes, green or clayey, that seemed to the unaccustomed eye to lead nowhere but into each other, did really lead, with patience, to a distant high-road; but there were many feet in Basset which they led more frequently to a centre of dissipation, spoken of formerly as the "Markis o' Granby," but among intimates as "Dickison's.
I fell in love with Elvis Presley in the Granby Cinema when I was 13
GRANBY 4 Streets' Turner Prize nomination came as a surprise to many - but just how did a cluster of streets in Toxteth get on the shortlist for the prestigious art award?
Project consists of resurfacing a section of Route 116 in the towns of Amherst, Granby and South Hadley.
The Granby has no easy task, giving weight away all round, but has won in good style on his last two starts and looks set to complete a hat-trick.
Granby Enterprises North Sea Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of Granby Oil and
SolVista, located in the heart of Granby Ranch, is home to skiers during the winter and bikers and hikers during the summer months.
35 Cairns Street - one of five properties in the Granby Four Streets area that has been redeveloped and are now up for sale Picture: JAMES MALONEY
According to Greg Finch, president of Dundee Resort Development LLC, developer of Granby Ranch's planned Base Camp area, just under 70% of the residences were placed under contract opening weekend through a strategic alliance with sales and marketing firm S&P Destination Properties, exclusive listing agent of Base Camp One.
There would be happy faces if Assemble and Granby won - and not just in Liverpool.