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Marlborough

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1st Duke of. title of John Churchill. 1650--1722, English general; commander of British forces in the War of the Spanish Succession (1701- 14), in which he won victories at Blenheim (1704), Ramillies (1706), Oudenaarde (1708), and Malplaquet (1709)

Marlborough

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a town in S England, in Wiltshire: besieged and captured by Royalists in the Civil War (1642); site of Marlborough College, a public school founded in 1843. Pop.: 7713 (2001)
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Police investigating murderer Christopher Halliwell, above, have found women's clothing buried close to a pond two miles from the village of Ramsbury, near Marlborough, Wiltshire, left
Friends of Miss O'Callaghan and her boyfriend Kevin Reape went on organised police searches of Savernake Forest, near Marlborough, Wiltshire.
Elizabeth Alice Beach-MacGeagh, 20, from Marlborough, Wiltshire, was knocked down by a metallic blue BMW 3 series last Wednesday in north London.
Teachers Nicholas Rosedale, 37, from Marlborough, Wiltshire, and William Wilkinson, 34, from Inverness, died in an avalanche in the Coire na Ciste area of the UK's highest mountain, Ben Nevis, on Wednesday.
Nicholas Rosedale, 37, from Marlborough, Wiltshire, and William Wilkinson, 34, from Inverness, a geography teacher at Culloden Academy, both died in an avalanche in the Coire na Ciste area of the UK's highest mountain, Ben Nevis, yesterday.
Doherty, of Marlborough, Wiltshire, was stopped last month in Gloucester after officers spotted a car being driven erratically.
Joyce, 90, and 82-year-old Sybil, have been fighting for decades to avoid crippling inheritance tax on their home in Marlborough, Wiltshire, when one of them dies.
The pervert tried to abduct the youngster from a Tesco store in Marlborough, Wiltshire, but her mother turned round just as he picked the girl up.
I use a powered wheelchair to get around so I attach his lead to the chair and off we go on our travels in my hometown of Marlborough, Wiltshire.
THE head of a comprehensive school in Marlborough, Wiltshire, has scrapped homework for all its 12-year-olds because it is an outdated "dinosaur".
asp), The Stable Block, Crowood Lane, Ramsbury, Marlborough, Wiltshire SN8, 2HR, England, 2003, 96 pages, $14.