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Examples from the Web for islington

Historical Examples of islington

  • And so saying, George ran out into the street and made his way towards Islington.

    Life in London

    Edwin Hodder

  • "Velvet-fingered Ned" had disappeared from Islington and reappeared in Brixton.

    The Grell Mystery

    Frank Froest

  • What makes you think we are looking for Nepcote in Islington?

    The Hand in the Dark

    Arthur J. Rees

  • Islington, as you are aware, has a large percentage of criminals in its population.

    The Hand in the Dark

    Arthur J. Rees

  • There house at Cannon Row, Islington, was as comfortable as house could be.

    Memoirs of Mr. Charles J. Yellowplush

    William Makepeace Thackeray

British Dictionary definitions for islington


  1. a borough of N Greater London. Pop: 180 100 (2003 est). Area: 16 sq km (6 sq miles)
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