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Originally appearing in Volume V28, Page 834 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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WORSLEY, an urban district in the Eccles parliamentary division of Lancashire, England, 6 m. W.N.W. of Manchester by the London & North-Western railway. Pop. (1901) 12,462. Its growth is a result of the development of the cotton manufacture and of the neighbouring collieries.
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WORSHIP (i.e. " worth-ship," O. Eng. weor8scipe)

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