burgh burgh

Definition(s):

  • (n) a borough in Scotland

Usage(s):

  1. More significant was the support given Nixon by the 17 Scripps-Howard papers, including the Washington Daily News and the Pitts burgh Press.
  2. The occasion was a music festival run by Composer Benjamin Britten in Aide-burgh, 85 miles northeast of London.
  3. To the Reinhardt Galleries went these artists, beheld what hung upon the walls, announced that they pitied the future Governor, that the Pitts- burgh society had their sympathy.

News

  1. Troy's Treasurers: A strong sense of community in the ‘Burgh

    A community is as strong as the people that reside within it and how active they are in preserving and growing its culture. A quick look around the Lansingburgh community you will see hundreds of residents participating in dozens of activities from neighborhood watch groups, to veteran associations, to churches, to one of the numerous fraternal organizations. There is never a lack of opportunity ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Troy Record

  2. Author inspired by Martha Stewart’s life approach

    By Rachel Weaver, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jen Lancaster knew the way she was living wasn’t “A Good Thing.” She was scattered. She was stressed. And coming off a rough couple of ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

  3. Hounds have home in ’Burgh

    The Pittsburgh Riverhounds minor league soccer team, founded in 1999, has always flown under the radar in the Steel City mostly because the team bounced around from stadium to stadium or took years off altogether.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The East Liverpool Review

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Quotes

  1. Speaking exclusively to the Record, Chris said: "I am related to Robert the Bruce on my mother's side. My grandfather, General de Burgh, came from County Kild are in Ireland and our roots go back to the Normans andWilliam the Conqueror. The De...
    on Mar 21, 2008 By: Chris de Burgh Source: Glasgow Daily Record

  2. "I haven't swum breaststroke in quite a while and it was a fun race for me," Schoeman said. "I knew if I did a good turn off the wall at halfway, I would have a chance. Van der Burgh is a great competitor and trains really hard, so I was...
    on Oct 17, 2009 By: Roland Schoeman Source: iAfrica.com

  3. A review is due to be conducted and Mr Martlew said: "In the meantime I was given an assurance that the Burgh by Sands station will not close, whether they get the boat back or not." "The volunteers will be given training in mud rescue and...
    on Feb 12, 2009 By: Eric Martlew Source: Cumberland News

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