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Chesterfield,

city (1991 pop. 73,352) and district, Derbyshire, central England. An important industrial center, Chesterfield produces mining equipment, railroad cars, metal products, glass, and pottery. Of interest are the Stephenson Memorial Hall (named in honor of the inventor George StephensonStephenson, George,
1781–1848, British engineer, noted as a locomotive builder. He learned to read and write in night school at the age of 18, while working in a colliery.
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, who lived and is buried there), the 16th-century grammar school, and the 14th-century church with a twisted spire.

Chesterfield

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Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield. 1694--1773, English statesman and writer, noted for his elegance, suavity, and wit; author of Letters to His Son (1774)

Chesterfield

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an industrial town in N central England, in Derbyshire: famous 14th-century church with twisted spire. Pop.: 70 260 (2001)
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But this won't have the intensity usually associated with a game at Elland Road, Chesterfield will make themselves hard to beat and the 8-5 Spireites or draw double chance is worth a look.
But Chesterfield is refusing to acknowledge the decision and vowed: "I will still be in charge of the team for our next match.
A neat turn and finish by Juan inside the area pulled bottom-of-thetable Chesterfield level in the 69th minute.
Graham Turner accused his Shrewsbury side of showing Chesterfield too much respect.
Chesterfield have taken only one point from their last five games and Sheridan said: "I didn't see much desire and will to win.
The scores were locked at 4-4 after normal time, but then Chesterfield kept their nerve in the penalty shoot-out to go through on a 3-1 scoreline.
At the other end Chesterfield boasted the more clear-cut opportunities, former Wolves prodigy Colin Larkin shooting over and Paul Hall and Derek Niven forcing Ikeme into two impressive second-half saves.
Music is well represented, from brass bands and Asian classical to folk and Big Band - and a Chesterfield Day of Dance featuring Morris, Irish, Bangra and Appalachian.
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Prior information notice without call for competition: Chesterfield Borough Council is looking to appoint a main contractor to design and build a multi storey car park in Chesterfield Town Centre, to be known as the Saltergate Multi Storey Car Park.
CHESTERFIELD 0 EXETER 2 EXETER boss Paul Tisdale admitted Danny Whitaker's penalty miss proved the turning point as his side recorded a win over Chesterfield, whose winless League run stretched to 16 matches.
MANAGER Gavin Chesterfield has left Barry Town to take charge at Haverfordwest.

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