Sentence Examples with the word belmont

BELLAIRE, a city of Belmont county, Ohio, U.S.A., on the Ohio river, 5 m.

On the 7th of November he fought his first battle as a commander, that of Belmont (Missouri), which, if it failed to achieve any material result, certainly showed him to be a capable and skilful leader.

The Campbell College in the suburb of Belmont was founded in 1892 in accordance with the will of Mr W.

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Ward Seminary, opened in 1865, Boscobel College, opened in 1889, and Buford, Belmont and Radnor colleges are all non-sectarian institutions of Nashville for the higher education of women.

Grant directed the offensive reconnaissance of Belmont in the autumn.

Its harbour, known as Belmont Basin, is excavated out of the rock, having an area of 3 acres, and a depth of 18 ft.

The Wheeling and Belmont Bridge Company (1849-1856), in which, as counsel for the state, he invoked successfully the aid of the Federal government in preventing the construction of a bridge over the Ohio river at Wheeling, Virginia (now West Virginia) - on the ground that the structure would interfere with the navigation of that stream by citizens of Pennsylvania.

He encountered resistance at Belmont on the 23rd, but attacking resolutely he drove the Boers out of their strong positions.

He was second in command at the battle of Belmont (Missouri) in November 1861, and commanded the right wing at Fort Donelson.

MARTINS FERRY, a city of Belmont county, Ohio, U.S.A., on the Ohio River, nearly opposite Wheeling, West Virginia.