James Adam

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Adam, James:

see Adam, RobertAdam, Robert
, 1728–92, and James Adam,
1730–94, Scottish architects, brothers. They designed important public and private buildings in England and Scotland and numerous interiors, pieces of furniture, and decorative objects.
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CHURCHMAN Colin James Adams targeted a young altar server to sexually abuse, a court heard.
James Adam Capp, aged 27, of Oliver Street, Foleshill, Coventry, making off without paying for a hotel room to the value of pounds 45, conditional discharge for six months and told to pay compensation of pounds 45.
Ballingry started strongly and James Adam went close with a 20-yard drive which forced keeper William Ball into a good save.
A James Adam penalty gave Ballingry a 1-0 win against Carnoustie.
Flora Adam, widow of one-time managing director of the Evening Gazette, James Adam, has died aged 96.
Dumfries House was built between 1754 and 1759 for William Crichton-Dalrymple, Earl of Dumfries and Stair, by the brothers John, Robert and James Adam with rooms furnished by Thomas Chippendale as well as several expert Scottish cabinetmakers of the time.
James Adam Capp, aged 26, of Oliver Street, Foleshill, Coventry, exceeding the speed limit, driving while disqualified, using a vehicle without insurance and obstructing a police constable in the execution of his duty, fined pounds 410, one year's community rehabilitation order and banned from driving for three years.
Ballingry then took the lead against the run of play in 75 minutes when James Adam fired home from 18 yards.
Ballingry striker James Adam almost grabbed a consolation goal a minute later but shot straight at keeper Roberts from inside the box.
Dooega Achill Island, Co Mayo - by Ulster artist Paul Henry - reached almost four times its presale guide price at the Important Irish Art Sale at James Adam.
Brendan Powell, who rode Chevalier Bayard when he was a young horse, is now training the 11-year-old for owner James Adam and saddled him to take the two-mile-three-furlong handicap chase in brilliant style under Joe Tizzard.
BALLINGRY striker James Adam missed out on a Scottish Cup final place last season and is determined to make up for his heartache this time around.