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Tarleton

Tarleton is a village and civil parish situated in the Lancashire mosslands north east of Southport, and to the south west of Preston, in North West England. The village is known for farming due to its rich soil quality. The River Douglas runs northwards to the east of the village, which is locally thought to be where the Vikings camped on the river banks of what is now Tarleton. The parish also includes the village of Mere Brow and the hamlets of Sollom and Holmeswood.

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Tarleton - Notable People
... include Dreamteam, the Titanic 2012 mini series and Hollyoaks, attended Tarleton High School ... the village Andrew Lancel, actor, is a former student of Tarleton High School ... Niriko Mclure, Australian actress attended Tarleton High School in the 1990s ...
Marquis De Choisy - Skirmish With Tarleton
... Opposite them was Tarleton's Legion, Simcoe's Rangers, the 80th Foot regiment, and the Erb Prinz (Prince Hereditaire) regiment ... Tarleton, who had crossed the river the night before, led a covering force for a "grand forage", for supplies ... Lauzun and Tarleton charged and countercharged over the open ground ...
Todd Whitten - Head Coaching Record
... Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs Tarleton State Texans (Lone Star Conference) 1996 Tarleton State 5–5 2000 Tarleton State 6–5 2001 Tarleton State 10–3 2002 ...
Sam Mc Elroy - Head Coaching Record
... Year Team Overall Conference Standing Bowl/playoffs Tarleton State Texans (Lone Star Conference) 2005 Tarleton State 7–3 2006 Tarleton State 6–4 2007 Tarleton State 8–1 6–1 2008 ...
Mere Brow
... Mere Brow is a small village in Lancashire, England, situated between Tarleton and Banks, just off the A565 road ... It is administered by the West Lancashire Borough Council and the Tarleton parish council ... Brow is the second largest village in the parish of Tarleton, the largest being Tarleton and the smallest being Holmes and Sollom ...

Famous quotes containing the word tarleton:

    We follow where the Swamp Fox guides,
    His friends and merry men are we;
    And when the troop of Tarleton rides,
    We burrow in the cypress tree.
    The turfy hammock is our bed,
    Our home is in the red deer’s den,
    Our roof, the tree-top overhead,
    For we are wild and hunted men.
    William Gilmore Simms (1806–1872)