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Boscobel

(bŏs`kəbĕl), parish, Shropshire, W central England. The oak in which Charles II supposedly hid after his defeat by Oliver CromwellCromwell, Oliver
, 1599–1658, lord protector of England. Parliamentary General

The son of a gentry family, he entered Cambridge in 1616 but probably left the next year.
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 in the battle of Worcester (1651) was near Boscobel House, which is still standing.
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Of the home-trained horses, the challenge is led by Mark Johnston's Boscobel and John Gosden's Lucarno, who finished first and second off level weights in Royal Ascot's King Edward VII Stakes.
Ladbrokes rate King Edward VII Stakes hero Boscobel (5-1) as the biggest threat to Eagle Mountain after the Royal Ascot winner was supplemented for the Curragh classic yesterday.
The tree concerned was in the grounds of Boscobel House in Shropshire, where Charles found safe haven at the hands of the Penderel family.
Boscobel is also related to some very smart horses and he looks to have inherited the family's talent.
GHL's investment will be in the form of cash and the Boscobel Hotel in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, a property which it bought for US$14 million as part of the asset transfer from its acquisition of some failed Jamaican companies.
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The Southern Wisconsin Regional Airport in Janesville will get $752,000 in state money and $293,000 from Rock County, while the Boscobel Airport will get $500,815 in federal funds, $22,882 in city fundsand $22,882 in state funds.
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There is another enforced jockey change as the injured Joe Fanning is replaced by Frankie Dettori for a first ride on the King Edward VII Stakes winner Boscobel, who is owned by Sheikh Mohammed.
FRANKIE Dettori is unable to ride the Sheikh Mohammed-owned Boscobel in Sunday's Budweiser Irish Derby.
One brother, a Royalist who supports King and country, and his sibling, who believes that power should be transferred to Parliament, will be presenting their sides of the story at Boscobel House, Bishop's Wood, Shropshire, pictured above.
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