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Weymouth

(wā`məth), town (1990 pop. 54,063), Norfolk co., E Mass., a suburb of Boston on Hingham Bay; settled 1622, inc. 1635. The state's second oldest settlement, it is chiefly residential. Electronic components, fertilizer, and chemicals are made. Weymouth also has a shoe industry which dates back to the 1850s. Abigail AdamsAdams, Abigail,
1744–1818, wife of President John Adams and mother of President John Quincy Adams, b. Weymouth, Mass., as Abigail Smith. A lively, intelligent woman, she married John Adams in 1764 and more than three decades later became the chief figure in the social life
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 was born in the town.

Weymouth

a port and resort in S England, in Dorset on the English Channel: formerly part of the borough of Weymouth and Melcombe Regis. Pop. (with Melcombe Regis): 48 279 (2001)
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I was going to my 18-year-old grandson's funeral in Birmingham on Saturday, as he drowned in Weymouth Harbour on January 9.
Saskia Clark and Hannah Mills in action in the 470 class at Weymouth Harbour PICTURE: Clive Mason/Getty Images
On July 7-8, Weymouth Harbour will come alive with fish auctions, filleting workshops and 'touch pools' aimed at educating children.
The alarm was raised at tea-time on Thursday by other fishing crews after the 50-year-old boat failed to return to nearby Weymouth harbour.
Georges the dolphin - also known as Randy - has become a tourist attraction since arriving in Weymouth harbour, Dorset, in April.
Gale force winds ripped into the 77 yachts taking part in the Dart 18 National Champ-ionships and hurled all 154 competitors into the water in Weymouth harbour, Dorset.
At Weymouth harbour today, Ainslie is clearly the one to beat.
The alarm was raised at tea-time on Thursday after the 50-year-old boat failed to return to Weymouth harbour.
The World Society for the Protection of Animals (WSPA) yesterday launched a mission to lure Georges the dolphin, which has an unusual attraction for boat propellers, away from Weymouth harbour, Dorset.
3) Wrap up warm and watch a large number of decidedly brave people swim across Weymouth harbour on Christmas Day.
Weymouth cottage for pounds 547 Seven nights at the Harbour Times apartment overlooking Weymouth Harbour costs just pounds 547 a week during the first two weeks in April.
The Dory fell for a sand eel bait cast in a deep water berth at Weymouth harbour, where Pete was taking a day off from his job with the Harbour Authority.