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Welsh alphabet. Note that there is no J, K, Q, V, X or Z. However the most common surname in Wales is Jones, and there is a little village called Vivod. And if you find this interesting, just do a search for the definition of a Welsh Mile.

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An example of the roofs and chimneys that the children would have to climb across, hide behind, and navigate (Tudor Chimney stacks at Holkham in Norfolk)

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Robert Peel's Act was passed, to establish a new police force in London and its suburbs, on this day 19th June, 1829. They were known as Peelers and then Bobbies, derived from his surname and Christian name respectively

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Clan Map of Ireland | Irish Origenes: Use Family Tree DNA to Discover Your Genetic Origins | Clans of Ireland | Irish Surnames Map

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"It’s very rare that you really would think of an actor as an artist, but River, even though he lived such a short period of time… he was a poet, you know. He was the real thing." - Ethan Hawke (on River Phoenix)

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