boyne boyne  /ˈbɔ ɪn/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a battle in the War of the Grand Alliance in Ireland in 1690; William III defeated the deposed James II and so ended the Catholicism that had been reintroduced in England by the Stuarts

News

  1. Boyne City Main Street reflects on 10 years of progress, achievements

    BOYNE CITY — With music, food and lots of congratulations to go around, Boyne City Main Street invited the community to their 10th anniversary celebration in Old City Park on Wednesday.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Petoskey News-Review

  2. Cross Country: Boyne Falls' Westbrook to run at Kirtland Community College

    BOYNE FALLS — Erica Westbrook has been running towards her goal.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Petoskey News-Review

  3. Boyne City Commission approves horseback rides at Avalanche Park

    BOYNE CITY -- Becky Keubler and Don Cowell, co-owners of Boyne Valley Equine Tours and Services, were unanimously approved by the Boyne City Commission last Tuesday to begin offering horseback trail rides at Avalanche Park.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Petoskey News-Review

Quotes

  1. "I am delighted that Dr. Paisley has accepted my invitation to visit the site of the Battle of the Boyne," Ahern said, referring to a July 12, 1690, clash between the armies of Protestant King William of Orange and the Catholic he had ousted...
    on Apr 26, 2007 By: Bertie Ahern Source: Washington Post

  2. Mr Paisley said: "We both look forward to visiting the battle site at the Boyne, but not to re-fight it. I don't want Mr Ahern to have home advantage."
    on Apr 4, 2007 By: Ian Paisley Source: BBC News

  3. Irish Foreign Affairs Minister Dermot Ahern said: "I think it would be fitting that the formal opening of the Boyne site should be conducted by the Taoiseach and the First Minister. With both men stepping down shortly, it would be an evocative...
    on Apr 8, 2008 By: Dermot Ahern Source: Belfast Telegraph

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