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  • The dormitory, as a rule, was placed on the east side of the cloister, running over the calefactory and chapter-house, and joined the south transept, where a flight of steps admitted the brethren into the church for nocturnal services.
  • He again took his seat in the Lords as a leader of the moderate Tory party.
  • Similarly the Tory opponents of the Bill were nicknamed "Anti-Birminghams" or "Brummagems."
  • The year 1778 saw the bloody operations of the Tory Butlers and their Loyalist and Indian allies in the Mohawk and Schoharie valleys and notably the massacre at Cherry Valley.
  • He was a consistent and upright Tory of the old school, who carried weight as an authority on financial subjects.