Bridgwater


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Bridgwater,

town (1991 pop. 30,782), Somerset, SW England, on the Parrett River estuary. It is a port for seaborne traffic and a market town. Bridgwater is the only place in England that produces bathbricks, which are made from clay and sand deposited by the river and are used for scouring metals. Other manufactures are bricks, tiles, furniture, beer, and preserves. Admiral Robert BlakeBlake, Robert,
1599–1657, English admiral. A merchant, he sat in the Short Parliament (1640) and joined the parliamentary side in the civil war. He defended Bristol, Lyme, and Taunton against royalist attacks (1643–45).
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 was born in Bridgwater.

Bridgwater

a town in SW England, in central Somerset. Pop.: 36 563 (2001)
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Last year, during the summer holidays, Bridgwater College upgraded its RM Connect network based on Microsoft Windows NT4 and PCs running Windows 95.
Tom Knighton had given Bridgwater the lead on 14 minutes from the penalty spot after he was brought down by Merthyr goalkeeper Tom Bradley.
Not his best track David Bridgwater has saddled five winners from 19 runners this month as he seeks to extend an already personal best of 32 this season.
In between, Traylor went close once more for Merthyr but was denied by home goalkeeper Ben John although they did have a scare in stoppage time as Bridgwater pulled a goal back through Nathan Rudge's header.
Tom Knighton had by then given T Bridgwater the lead on 14 minutes from the penalty spot after he had been brought down by Merthyr goalkeeper Tom Bradley en-route to goal.
Tom Knighton had by then given Bridgwater the lead on 14 minutes from the penalty spot after he had been brought down by Merthyr goalkeeper Tom Bradley en route to goal.
Wyck Hill is in the same order as he was last year, it's just that this year he has a bit more weight to carry but he is a big-framed proper National Hunt chaser so that won't be a problem," said Bridgwater.
Bally Sands is trained by Bridgwater, who was unhappy at the length of Launchbury's ban in particular and was quoted by the Guardian referring to the stewards' room as having "the same idiots there that were there when I was riding 20 years ago", adding "I think they must still have been p***d from lunch.
That's the most Bridgwater, the son of the late Ken who for years had his stable in Solihull, has had since he took out a training licence and underlines the reputation he is gaining.
DAVID BRIDGWATER breathed a huge sigh of relief after Wyck Hill won the Betfred Eider Chase at Newcastle in the famous colours of JP McManus.
DAVID Bridgwater is hoping the heavens open at Ascot over the next few days ahead of Wyck Hill's seasonal return in Saturday's United House Gold Cup.
The 100ft long Irene of Bridgwater became stuck in Lamlash Bay in Arran after sailing up the Firth of Clyde with 10 on board.