Fletcher Christian

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Fletcher H Christian
BirthplaceMoreland Close, Brigham, Cumberland, England, Great Britain
Master's Mate

Christian, Fletcher

(fl. late 18th century) leader of mutinous sailors against Captain Bligh (1789). [Am. Lit.: Mutiny on the Bounty]
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Huge flames were spotted on moorland close to the Old Carriage House pub on the A62 Manchester Road on Tuesday evening.
Joseph William Dukes, 50, from Moorland Close, Sunnybrow has been locked up for 18 months.
Officers discovered a huge haul of counterfeit cigarettes at the house of Joseph William Dukes, 50, in Moorland Close, Sunnybrow, County Durham.
Andrew Price, 21, of Moorland Close, Splott, was imprisoned for three months for assault.
The helicopter dropped on to moorland close to Hadrian's Wall in Northumberland, sending him running for cover.
The prosecution claims Mr Preston was attacked by the group in a lay-by in Rotherham and then dumped on moorland close to Woodhead Tunnels.
Heifers ( Lim pounds 338 (x2) Wardwarrow, pounds 325 (x2), pounds 260 Dale End, pounds 300 (x4) Moorland Close, pounds 260 (x3) East End.
A huge search for Keith's remains tooK place 26 years ago focussing on moorland close to the Greenfield Road, between Holmfirth and Greenfield.
SCORCHED AND BLACKENED: Fire crews fighting to save moorland close to Rishworth earlier this week
Behind the mill is Manchester Road and Royds Avenue (JH090508Caerial-47); HEIGHTS FROM A HEIGHT: We look down on Heights Drive, Moorland Close and Heath Close at Linthwaite (JH090508Daerial-38); REFRESHMENT STOP: Although not busy at the time our photographer flew over, The Bulls Head is a favourite stop on the moorland route from Huddersfield to Marsden via Blackmoorfoot Road, Blackmoorfoot.
The body was on moorland close to the car park near the transmitter, little over a mile above Holme village and off the A6024 Woodhead Road.