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 Kingston - on - Thames.Kingswood Lions. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Kingstown (Ireland),
 
formerly called Dunleary. The name was changed in 1821 out of compliment to George IV., who visited Ireland that year, and left Dunleary harbour for his return home on September 5th.   1
 


 Kingston - on - Thames.Kingswood Lions. 

 
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