county town


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Synonyms for county town

the town or city that is the seat of government for a shire

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Similarly, Haverfordwest is the county town of Pembrokeshire and Withybush must be its biggest employer.
Llanfrothen parish was in Deudraeth Rural District which included the town of Harlech and several adjacent parishes and was in the county of Merioneth the county town being Dolgelley, now Dolgellau.
Which county town was also Ian Fleming's middle name?
The epicentre of the quakes was in Yunnan's Yiliang county, about 15 kilometres from the county town, where an official told dpa by telephone that the death toll had hit 43 with about 150 injured by late afternoon.
The offices are located in the Harrison County towns of Corydon, Elizabeth and Lanesville, and the Floyd County town of Georgetown.
Brentford, former county town of Middlesex, has one claim to fame apart from its eponymous nylon factory (which is no more).
Larken Associates has announced the addition of five new tenants at The Shoppes and Offices at Wood's Tavern, the renovated two-building retail and office complex located at the intersection of Route 206 and Amwell Road in the heart of the Somerset County Town of Hillsborough.
Seal Beach is a quiet Orange County town about 30-miles southeast of Los Angeles.
Teams from all over the country will converge on the county town where the might of Warwick Warriors, who are the current men's university and English champions, are quietly confident of retaining their crown in a sport regarded as one of the fastest growing in the country.
According to the 2009 annual report of the Data Protection Commissioner the HSE failed to protect patient data on an unencrypted laptop that was taken from the primary community and continuing care offices in the county town last year.
HISTORICALLY Denbigh was the county town and perhaps could have been again had the county council HQ been moved to the closed hospital as some hoped.
Mayor Robert Smith said: "I am extremely pleased and proud that we are able to host these heroic men and women as they parade through our county town to mark and commemorate the occasion of the granting of the Freedom of the Borough."
12, 2010 (TAP) -- Secretary of State for Sports BE[umlaut]chir Louzir, who is visiting Angola on the occasion of the participation of Tunisia's football team in the African Nations' Cup (CAN-2010), was received on Monday by the Vice Governor of Huila of which Lubango is the county town.
The firm's truck-assembly plant in the Rowan County town of Cleveland is withdrawing its entire second shift.
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