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Stretford

noun
  1. an industrial town in NW England, in Trafford unitary authority, Greater Manchester. Pop: 42 103 (2001)
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Historical Examples

  • Stretford is the place where the Roman 'street' crossed the Mersey.

    Cheshire

    Charles E. Kelsey

  • Hoo lives by the hee-gate, as yo gwon to Stretford,—hoo does.

  • Stretford is the nearest point on the line, and I took my ticket to that village.

  • Of the three, the strongest, of course, was that upon Stretford.

  • Stretford is an agricultural village, but there is a kind of manufacture which it excels in.