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Buxton,

town (1991 pop. 19,502), Derbyshire, central England, on the Wye River in Peak District National Park. It is c.1,000 ft (305 m) high; the "old town" is on a hill above it. Limestone is quarried, but Buxton is primarily a year-round resort, with mineral springs and baths.

Buxton

a town in N England, in NW Derbyshire in the Peak District: thermal springs. Pop.: 20 836 (2001)
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"It's about bloody time," said Buxton, who won the 1956 French and Wimbledon titles with her friend.
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The open date and status above indicate when Thomas Buxton Primary School opened or when it changed to its most recent incarnation, with a number of schools converting to academies in recent years.
The date was Monday, December 22, 1986, and I'd arrived as usual at the old Leeds Road ground to speak to Huddersfield Town's long-serving and excellent manager Mick Buxton.
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