- a town in SE England, in N Hertfordshire: the first garden city in Great Britain (founded in 1903). Pop: 32 932 (2001)
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Examples from the Web for letchworth
Wishing to learn their local name, I once asked a farm-hand at Letchworth what he called the flowers.The Call of the Wildflower
Henry S. Salt
Two exhibitions have been held at Letchworth in 1905 and 1907, and others at Sheffield and Newcastle .
Miss Letchworth, who had been three times to Paris for a week at a time, looked up from her embroidery.The Halo
Bettina von Hutten
The beginnings of such things are always the most charming; and Letchworth began ideally.The Great North Road: London to York
Charles G. Harper
Letchworth, the first Garden City, has voted itself dry by a majority of sixty-five.