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Braintree

, town and district, England
Braintree, town and district, Essex, E England, between the Pant (Blackwater) and Brain river valleys. It has textile, plastic, and metal-product industries. Bricks from ancient Roman roads (the region is bisected by the line of the Roman Stane Street) were used in the building of the town church. The district comprises two towns: Braintree and Bocking.

Braintree

, town, United States
Braintree, town (2020 pop. 39,143), E Mass., a suburb of Boston; inc. 1640. Metal, rubber, and paper are among its manufactures. Braintree included Quincy (birthplace of John Adams and John Quincy Adams) until 1792 and Randolph until 1793. John Hancock and Gen. Sylvanus Thayer, superintendent of West Point from 1817 to 1833, were born in Braintree. The Thayer Academy there was founded by the general.
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MAIDSTONE and Braintree have been relegated from the National League but they can still put on a show.
WREXHAM captain Shaun Pearson is expecting anything but an easy ride when Braintree Town head to the Racecourse today, despite the Iron having already been relegated.
BRYAN HUGHES feels the fact that Saturday's opponents Braintree Town have already been relegated could make them an even more dangerous side - but said it could also play into Wrexham's hands.
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19 July 2017 - Massachusetts, US-based financial institutions South Shore Bank and Braintree Cooperative Bank have agreed to merge operations under the South Shore Bank name to expand services and extend network of branch locations on Massachusetts' South Shore, the company said.