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  • 1 Crossness — Cross ness, n. The quality or state of being cross; peevishness; fretfulness; ill humor. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 Crossness — For the feeling related to one s perception of having been offended or wronged, see Crossness (emotion). Crossness is a place in south east London. It is situated in the London Borough of Bexley, close to the southern bank of the River Thames, to …

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  • 3 crossness — cross ► NOUN 1) a mark, object, or figure formed by two short intersecting lines or pieces (+ or x). 2) an upright post with a transverse bar, as used in antiquity for crucifixion. 3) a cross shaped decoration awarded for bravery or indicating… …

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  • 4 crossness — noun see cross III …

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  • 5 crossness — /kraws nis, kros /, n. the quality or state of being cross or angry; irritability; snappishness. [1590 1600; CROSS + NESS] * * * …

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  • 6 crossness — noun The state of being cross; mild anger …

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  • 7 crossness — cross·ness || krÉ’snɪs n. anger, annoyance, exasperation …

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  • 8 crossness — cross·ness …

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  • 9 crossness — noun 1. an irritable petulant feeling • Syn: ↑irritability, ↑fretfulness, ↑fussiness, ↑peevishness, ↑petulance, ↑choler • Derivationally related forms: ↑petulant ( …

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  • 10 Crossness Pumping Station — Interior of Crossness Pumping Station: the Beam Floor, showing the four beams at rest (October 2005). Prince Consort s beam, is the freshly painted one at the back left. Crossness Pumping Station was a sewage pumping station designed by engineer… …

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  • 11 Southern Outfall Sewer — The Southern Outfall Sewer is a major sewer taking sewage from the southern area of central London to Crossness in south east London. Flows from three interceptory sewers combine at Deptford and then run under Greenwich, Woolwich, Plumstead and… …

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  • 12 Joseph Bazalgette — Infobox Person name = Joseph Bazalgette image size = 150px caption = Sir Joseph Bazalgette birth name = birth date = 28 March 1819 birth place = death date = 15 March 1891 death place = death cause = resting place = resting place coordinates =… …

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  • 13 List of museums in London — This list of museums in London, England contains museums which are defined for this context as institutions (including nonprofit organizations, government entities, and private businesses) that collect and care for objects of cultural, artistic,… …

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  • 14 Joseph Bazalgette — im Jahre 1865 Sir Joseph William Bazalgette (* 28. März 1819 in Enfield; † 15. März 1891 in Wimbledon) war einer der großen Tiefbauingenieure des Viktorianischen Zeitalters. Als Chefingenieur der Londoner Metropolitan Board of Works wa …

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  • 15 Crayford — For other uses, see Crayford (disambiguation). Coordinates: 51°26′57″N 0°10′52″E / 51.4491°N 0.1812°E / 51.4491; 0.1812 …

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  • 16 Bexley — For other uses, see Bexley (disambiguation). Coordinates: 51°26′28″N 0°08′56″E / 51.441°N 0.149°E / 51.441; 0.149 …

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  • 17 London sewerage system — The London sewerage system is part of the water infrastructure serving London. The modern roots of the system were first developed during the late 19th century, but as London has grown the system has been expanded and needs further… …

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  • 18 Lucinda Lambton — The Lady Lucinda Worsthorne (born 10 May 1943, Newcastle upon Tyne), better known as Lucinda Lambton, is a British writer, photographer and broadcaster. Working both behind and in front of the lens; nosing out historic and architectural flights… …

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  • 19 Abbey Mills Pumping Stations — The original Abbey Mills Pumping Station, in Abbey Lane, London E15, is a sewerage pumping station, designed by engineer Joseph Bazalgette, Edmund Cooper, and architect Charles Driver, it was built between 1865 and 1868. It was designed in a… …

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  • 20 New Eltham — Coordinates: 51°26′16″N 0°04′13″E / 51.43770°N 0.07037°E / 51.43770; 0.07037 …

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