Haddington
geographical name 1. (or Haddingtonshire) — see East Lothian 2. royal burgh Scotland E of Edinburgh population 8117

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  • Haddington —    HADDINGTON, a burgh, market town, and parish, in the county of Haddington, of which it is the capital, 16 miles (E.) from Edinburgh, and 373 (N.) from London; containing 5452 inhabitants, of whom 1878 are in the town. This place, of which the… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Haddington — is the name of some places: *Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland *Haddington, Lincolnshire, England *Haddington, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaHaddington may also refer to: *Haddington Burghs (UK Parliament constituency) *Earl of Haddington… …   Wikipedia

  • Haddington — Haddington, Hauptstadt (royal burgh) der nach ihr benannten schott. Grafschaft, am Tyne, hat die Ruinen einer berühmten Kirche (»Lothians Lampe«) aus dem 14. Jahrh., ein Museum, eine alte Lateinschule (1880 in das Knox Memorial Institute… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Haddington — (spr. häddingt n) oder East Lothian, Hauptstadt der schott. Grafsch. H. (702 qkm, 1901: 38.662 E.), am Tyne, 3992 E …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Haddington — (Häddingtn) od. East Lothian (Isthlohsjän), südl. Grafschaft Schottlands mit 36000 E. auf 14 QM. – H., Hauptstadt, mit Edinburgh durch eine Eisenbahn verbunden, hat 5600 E., Wolleindustrie …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Haddington — Recorded as Hadenton, Haddington, Hadinton, Haddinton, Hodinton, and possibly others, this is an English locational surname. It originates from the village of Haddington in the county of Lincolnshire, and was first recorded in the famous Domesday …   Surnames reference

  • Haddington — 55° 57′ 20″ N 2° 46′ 44″ W / 55.95562, 2.77881 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Haddington — /had ing teuhn/, n. former name of East Lothian. * * * ▪ Scotland, United Kingdom       royal burgh (town), East Lothian council area and historic county, southeastern Scotland, on the left bank of the River Tyne. Lying in the direct route of… …   Universalium

  • Haddington — Original name in latin Haddington Name in other language State code GB Continent/City Europe/London longitude 55.95612 latitude 2.78332 altitude 55 Population 8779 Date 2011 01 06 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • HADDINGTON —    (3), the county town, on the Tyne, 17 m. E. of Edinburgh; has interesting ruins of an abbey church, called the Lamp of Lothian, a cruciform pile with a central tower, a corn exchange, &c.; was the birthplace of John Knox, Samuel Smiles, and… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

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