- a town in NW England, in Cumbria: famous for its annual horse fair. Pop: 2862 (2001)
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Examples from the Web for appleby
In the early summer of the year we hear of him in Appleby jail.The Works of Whittier, Volume VI (of VII)
John Greenleaf Whittier
If you want to know some of the bigger girls, I suppose you'll have to ask Appleby.
"All I know about it is what Mr. Appleby told me," returned Dave.
Where have you kept yourself since you ran away from Mr. Appleby's camp?
"We are making a little trip around the lake," went on Mr. Appleby.