marchioness


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marchioness

1. the wife or widow of a marquis
2. a woman who holds the rank of marquis
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The Marchioness was struck by a dredger in the Thames, killing 51 revellers.
However, I must part company with the Marchioness when she sees
The disaster happened after the Marchioness collided with the dredger the Bowbelle.
The truth is that the Marchioness inquiry has nothing to do with public safety.
The Marchioness said: ``Most residents moved to Woolton when the tower blocks were first built and, over the last 30 years, have created a real sense of community spirit.
Douglas Henderson was skipper of the dredger Bowbelle which collided on the Thames with the Marchioness in an accident which claimed 51 lives.
Tracy gave up acting when she married Harry, the Duke of Beaufort's son - a union that brought with it the title Marchioness of Worcester.
1989: At 2am, the Marchioness disaster took place on the Thames.
The caption to today's photograph read: "Seaham harbour and its ships were dressed with pennnants and bunting yesterday for the naming of the new lifeboat, the George Elmy, by the Marchioness of Londonderry.
The gallery will be officially opened by the Marchioness of Anglesey and Heritage Minister, Rhodri Glyn Thomas.