Online Encyclopedia


Online Encyclopedia
Originally appearing in Volume V08, Page 54 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
Spread the word: it!
DENTON, an urban district in the Gorton parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 41 M. N.E. from Stockport, on the London & North-Western railway. Pop. (1901) 14,934. In the township are reservoirs for the water supply of Manchester, with a capacity of 1,86o,000,000 gallons. The manufacture of felt hats is the leading industry. Coal is extensively mined in the district.
End of Article: DENTON
DENTISTRY (from Lat. dens, a tooth)

Additional information and Comments

There are no comments yet for this article.
» Add information or comments to this article.
Please link directly to this article:
Highlight the code below, right click and select "copy." Paste it into a website, email, or other HTML document.