- a market town in E central England, the administrative centre of Rutland. Pop: 9620 (2001)
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"Mr. Oakham, let me make this quite clear to you," said the detective sternly.
Struggling desperately for self-control Penreath turned to Mr. Oakham.
"I should like to go also, but an engagement prevents me," said Mr. Oakham.
"If it does not inconvenience you," replied Mr. Oakham politely.
"Mr. Oakham saw him this morning before coming over," said Sir Henry.