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Stourbridge

(sto͝or`brĭj, stour`–), town (1991 pop. 55,136), Dudley metropolitan district, W central England. In the 16th cent., Stourbridge's famous glassmaking industry was established. Other products are chains, tools, and heating units.

Stourbridge

an industrial town in W central England, in Dudley unitary authority, West Midlands. Pop.: 55 480 (2001)
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With the last play before half-time Stourbridge drew back when a line-out from their own 22-metre line saw a move which was started and finished by Nick Davies.
But it was Stourbridge that had a clear advantage - and it lies in the giant clay pots needed to cast the glass in.
Stourbridge responded strongly, however, and put immediate pressure on the Huddersfield back line before notching the first try of the match after 12 minutes through Nathan Bressington.
Stourbridge were deserving winners but will know they were in a game as Caldy caused the visitors some problems in the second half.
Stourbridge is regarded as a major glass manufacturing town, and along with its surrounding areas, has been producing glass since the early 1600s.
Things got worse for Nuns 10 minutes later when Stourbridge's debutants Matt Williams and Charlie Fellows combined after the hosts had won a line-out, with Fellows crashing over to round off a superb opening 20 minutes for Stourbridge.
The Martyrs certainly gave everything after the interval, playing the majority of the second 45 minutes inside the Stourbridge half.
Joe Carpenter got the only try of the first half for Stourbridge, but three Lee Chapman penalties gave Broadstreet the advantage, with tries from Murray and Gibbons sealing victory.
Red and white banners waved across Stourbridge town centre as the Glassboys made history and kept their FA Cup dreams alive.
Stourbridge came into the match on the back of an 8-1 demolition of Cinderford Town which made them the league's leading scorers.
A dropped goal with the final kick of the game from Rod Petty salvaged victory for Stourbridge over newly-promoted Southend.
DARLINGTON MP 38 STOURBRIDGE 8 TITLE-chasing Stourbridge suffered a disastrous afternoon with Neil Mitchell's men going down to their second defeat of the season.