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.
Monopoly's James Adam said people here voted "overwhelmingly" in favour of the all-Ireland edition.
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.
James Adam, MGI PHARMA's chief financial officer, stated, "We anticipate that results beyond the third quarter will include an increase in expenditures for research and development and selling as we begin to enroll patients in new clinical trials and continue to roll out the marketing plan for Salagen(TM).
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.
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.