Hundreds

Some articles on hundred, hundreds:

Lesnewth (hundred)
... Lesnewth Hundred is one of the former hundreds of Cornwall, Trigg was to the south-west and Stratton Hundred to the north-east ... Tintagel, Camelford, Boscastle, and Altarnun were in the Hundred of Lesnewth as well as Lesnewth which is now only a hamlet but in Celtic times was the seat of a Celtic ... The division into hundreds is thought to date from the reign of King Athelstan and at the time of the Domesday Survey the internal order of manors in the Exeter Domesday Book for Cornwall ...
Bermuda Hundred, Virginia - Revolutionary War Period
... Meanwhile, the Bermuda Hundreds, had turned into becoming a slow, easy going and peaceful area of a few rich plantations and a slowly declining port ... original colonial families which remained, maintained their grip on life in the Hundreds ... within America, but outside of the Bermuda Hundreds and larger Tidewater region, the colonial planters, yeoman farmers, merchant families, and ship owners were part of a larger ...
Accoutrements - Value
... some special forces soldiers, hundreds of thousands of dollars ... Accoutrements on the private market for collectors can be valued at hundreds of thousands of dollars, depending on their rarity and/or provenance ... that can be proven to have belonged to a historically important figure may costs hundreds or thousands of times the cost of a similar item owned by a non historically significant user ...
County Of Adelaide - Hundreds
... Like other counties in South Australia, it is divided into hundreds, the location, area and LGA (in the approximate area) of the hundreds is listed below Hundred LGA (Local Government Area ...
The Siege Of Mecca
... Hundreds of Islamic radicals led by Saudi preacher Juhayman al-Otaibi invaded the Masjid al-Haram in Mecca, Islam's holiest shrine, on Nov ... The battle for the shrine lasted two weeks, causing hundreds of deaths and ending only after the intervention of 3 GIGN commandos from France ... and eyewitnesses, including former terrorist supporters of Juhayman al Uteybi, as well as hundreds of declassified U.S ...

Famous quotes containing the word hundreds:

    We should spend less time ranking children and more time helping them to identify their natural competencies and gifts and cultivate these. There are hundreds and hundreds of ways to succeed and many, many different abilities that will help you get there.
    Howard Gardner (20th century)

    Do you see that kitten chasing so prettily her own tail? If you could look with her eyes, you might see her surrounded with hundreds of figures performing complex dramas, with tragic and comic issues, long conversations, many characters, many ups and downs of fate,—and meantime it is only puss and her tail.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    Manhattan. Sometimes from beyond the skyscrapers, across the hundreds of thousands of high walls, the cry of a tugboat finds you in your insomnia in the middle of the night, and you remember that this desert of iron and cement is an island.
    Albert Camus (1913–1960)