Chelsea


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Chelsea,

city (1990 pop. 28,710), Suffolk co., E Mass., an industrial suburb of Boston; settled 1624, inc. as a town 1739, as a city 1857. It has made printed goods, rubber, plastics, electrical machinery, shoes, and paint. Oil storage tanks line Chelsea Creek and the Mystic River. At the battle of Chelsea Creek (1775), Revolutionary forces made one of their first captures of a British ship. During the siege of Boston (1775–76), part of Washington's army was stationed here. In recent decades Chelsea has suffered from major fires, job loss, and municipal corruption.

Chelsea,

England: see Kensington and ChelseaKensington and Chelsea,
inner borough (1991 pop. 127,600) of Greater London, SE England. Kensington is largely residential with fashionable shopping streets and several luxurious hotels. Portobello Road is a well-known street market.
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Chelsea

a residential district of SW London, in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea: site of the Chelsea Royal Hospital for old and invalid soldiers (Chelsea Pensioners)
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When his children married they did not leave home, but came with their husbands and wives to live at Chelsea in the beautiful home More had built there.
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Giroud takes his first picture with Chelsea jersey, Photo courtesy of Chelsea's official website CAIRO -- 31 January 2018: Chelsea announced on Wednesday that French striker Olivier Giroud has joined the club from Arsenal for $22 million.
And he understands why Belgian striker Lukaku (below) might have had his head turned by the chance to move to clubs like United and Chelsea this summer.
Following her announcement that she and Cole are planning to say their vows for a second time next year, Chelsea shared two reasons why they decided to hold off on having a big affair Sunday.
Chelsea arrive at St James' Park on Saturday, Newcastle United facing the daunting task of picking up their first league win of the season against Jose Mourinho's champions.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Chelsea are hurrying Atletico Madrid into ratifying Diego Costa's Au32million move, fearing the Spanish champions are holding out for a more lucrative offer.
LIVERPOOL 1 CHELSEA 2, FA CUP FINAL MAY 5, 2012: Ramires gave Chelsea the lead on 11 minutes and Didier Drogba added a second just after half-time.
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That is the record of the world's greatest player against Chelsea and Lionel Messi will be out to end his Blues hoodoo when the teams meet in tonight's Champions League semi-final second leg at Camp Nou.