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Keighley

noun
  1. a town in N England, in Bradford unitary authority, West Yorkshire, on the River Aire: textile industry. Pop: 49 453 (2001)
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Historical Examples

  • One day, I recollect, the Keighley soldiers had a rare outing.

    Adventures and Recollections

    Bill o'th' Hoylus End

  • (Mr Cheeseborough was subsequently the superintendent of police at Keighley).

    Adventures and Recollections

    Bill o'th' Hoylus End

  • Volunteering at Keighley went on in its own quiet and peaceful way.

    Adventures and Recollections

    Bill o'th' Hoylus End

  • The first field day the Keighley Volunteers had was at York.

    Adventures and Recollections

    Bill o'th' Hoylus End

  • And this was a sample of the carryings-on in the days of the old Keighley Show.

    Adventures and Recollections

    Bill o'th' Hoylus End