Sentence Examples with the word Blackburn

The hills in the vicinity rise to some 900 ft., and among English manufacturing towns Blackburn ranks high in beauty of situation.

EDWARD CARDWELL (1787-1861), English theologian, was born at Blackburn in Lancashire in 1787.

Abram, History of Blackburn (Blackburn, 1897).

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He unsuccessfully contested Blackburn in 1900 and Wakefield in 1902, and in 1903 he became chairman of the Independent Labour party.