Stonyhurst College
Stonyhurst College is a coeducational Roman Catholic independent school, adhering to the Jesuit tradition. It is located on the Stonyhurst Estate near the village of Hurst Green in the Ribble Valley a...
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Colleges of St Omer, Bruges and Liège
The Colleges of St Omer, Bruges and Liège were successive expatriate institutions for the Catholic education of English students and were run by the Jesuits.Initially founded in 1593 by Father Robert ...
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Met office weather stations
The Met Office (officially the Meteorological Office until 2000) is the United Kingdom's national weather service. It is an executive agency and trading fund of the Department for Business, Innovation...
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Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements
The Facility for Airborne Atmospheric Measurements (FAAM), based on the Cranfield University campus alongside Cranfield Airport in Bedfordshire, England, is an organisation formed by a collaboration ...
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School life at Stonyhurst College
This article describes some of the unique features of Stonyhurst College, a Jesuit school in Lancashire, England.
Unlike most British senior independent schools, Stonyhurst is organised horizontal...
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Edward Wright (artist)
Edward Wright (16 July 1912 – 16 October 1988) was a painter, typographer and graphic designer.In the early 1950s he was a member of the Independent Group, and taught at the Central School of Art with...
Stonyhurst Observatory
The Stonyhurst Observatory is a functioning observatory and weather station at Stonyhurst College in Lancashire, England. Built in 1866, it replaced a nearby earlier building, built in 1838, which is ...
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Frederick Turner (Catholic priest and schoolmaster)
Frederick Turner, (27 October 1910 – 2001) was an English Jesuit priest, archivist, librarian and headmaster at Stonyhurst College.
Frederick Joseph Turner was born on 27 October 1910 at Lytham St...
Saint Gordianus
Saint Gordianus (died 362) was a Roman martyr who was killed during the reign of Julian the Apostate, and is commemorated on 10 May.Gordianus was a Roman pagan and judge. He was charged with forcing ...
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Charles Waterton
Charles Waterton (3 June 1782 – 27 May 1865) was an English naturalist and explorer. He is best known for his alleged eccentricities.
"Squire" Waterton was born at Walton Hall, Wakefield, Yorkshir...
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List of Stonyhurst alumni/ae
This article lists notable former pupils of Stonyhurst College in Lancashire, England, and its lineal antecedents at St Omer, Bruges and Liège. Former pupils are referred to in school contexts as O.S....
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History of Stonyhurst College
The History of Stonyhurst College as a school dates back to 1593 when its antecedent, the Jesuit College at St Omer, was founded in Flanders to educate English Catholics. The history of the present sc...
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College of St Omer
The Colleges of St Omer, Bruges and Liège were successive expatriate institutions for the Catholic education of English students and were run by the Jesuits.Initially founded in 1593 by Father Robert ...
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Libraries and collections of Stonyhurst College
2°28′19″W / 53.847°N 2.472°W / 53.847; -2.472The Jesuit origins of Stonyhurst College in Lancashire, England, have enabled it to amass a large collection of books, a number of...
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Ted Russell (politician)
(George Edward) Ted Russell (1 April 1912 – 28 November 2004) was an Irish politician and company director.Born into a prosperous Limerick merchant family, Russell was educated at Stonyhurst College i...
Stonyhurst disks
A Stonyhurst disk is a transparent circular grid with lines of longitude and latitude that which can overlay a solar image to reference the positions of sunspots. This overlay system was originally c...
Michael Joseph Hogan
Sir Michael Joseph Patrick Hogan CMG QC was a British lawyer and judge. He served as a government lawyer and judge of a number of British colonies and protectorates in the mid 20th Century.His last...
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Stonyhurst Saint Mary's Hall
Stonyhurst St Mary's Hall (commonly known as S.M.H.) is the preparatory school to Stonyhurst College. It is an independent co-educational Catholic school founded by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits). It ...
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Stonyhurst
2°28′26″W / 53.846°N 2.474°W / 53.846; -2.474Stonyhurst is the name of a 300-acre (1.2 km) rural estate owned by the Society of Jesus near Clitheroe in Lancashire, Englan...
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List of people educated at Stonyhurst College
This article lists notable former pupils of Stonyhurst College in Lancashire, England, and its lineal antecedents at St Omer, Bruges and Liège. Former pupils are referred to in school contexts as O.S....
List of people educated at Stonyhurst College - Wikipedia
Noel McGrath (rugby player)
Noel Fitzgerald McGrath was an Irish rugby union international who played once for Ireland during the 1933/34 season.He was the eldest son of Sir Charles McGrath of Stanley Grange, Wakefield RFC and w...
St Cuthbert Gospel
The St Cuthbert Gospel, also known as the Stonyhurst Gospel or the St Cuthbert Gospel of St John, is a 7th-century pocket gospel book, written in Latin. Its finely decorated leather binding is the ea...
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Tichborne Case
The Tichborne case was a legal cause célèbre that captivated Victorian England in the 1860s and 1870s. It concerned the claims by an individual sometimes referred to as Thomas Castro or as Arthur Orto...
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Eagle Aid
Eagle Aid is a fund-raising initiative for the poor and disadvantaged, started by the Stonyhurst Association in 1987, to support major projects considered to have appeal to all Jesuit alumni.
Proj...
Religious life at Stonyhurst College
Stonyhurst College is Roman Catholic and has had a significant place in English Catholic history for many centuries (including more chequered moments such as the Popish Plot and Gunpowder Plot conspir...
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Marmaduke Stone
Marmaduke Stone (28 November 1748 - 22 August 1834) was an English Jesuit, in a position of leadership when the Order was dissolved.
Stone was born in Draycott and educated at St. Omers, sharing i...