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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Nase•byˈneɪz bi(n.)

  1. a village in W Northamptonshire, in central England: Royalist defeat 1645.

    Category: Geography (places)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Naseby(noun)

    a village in western Northamptonshire

  2. Naseby, Battle of Naseby(noun)

    a battle in 1645 that settled the outcome of the first English Civil War as the Parliamentarians won a major victory over the Royalists

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  1. Naseby

    Naseby is a small village in the District of Daventry in Northamptonshire, England. The village is 14 mi north of Northampton, 13.3 mi northeast of Daventry, and 7 mi south of Market Harborough. It is 2.4 mi from Junction 2 of the A14 road, giving it access to the national road system. For rail travel, the Midland Main line can be accessed at the railway station in Market Harborough. There is a bus service between Market Harborough and Northampton that stops in Naseby, but it is very infrequent.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Naseby

    a village in Northampton, where the Royalists under Charles I. and Prince Rupert were defeated, "shivered utterly to ruin," by the Parliamentary forces under Fairfax and Cromwell in June 1645, the "Ironsides" bearing the brunt of the battle and winning the honours of the day. Nash, John

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