Chequers

==Origin of the name Chequers== The original house probably gained its name in the 12th century because it may have been built or inhabited by an individual named Elias Ostiarius (or de Scaccario), who was acquiring land in the Ellesborough area at the time. The name `Ostiarius` meant an usher of the Court of the Exchequer. Elias Ostiarius` coa......
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Chequers

Country home of the prime minister of the UK. It is an Elizabethan mansion in the Chiltern hills near Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, and was given to...
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Chequers

Country home of the prime minister of the UK. It is an Elizabethan mansion in the Chiltern hills near Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, and was given to the nation by Lord Lee of Fareham under the Chequers Estate Act 1917, which came into effect in 1921. Its estate contains about 500 ha/1235 acres of farmlands and woods. The mansion dates fr...
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Chequers

country house, administrative and historic county of Buckinghamshire, England, situated 30 miles (50 km) northwest of London, the official country ...
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Chequers

HMS Chequers was a British C Class destroyer of 1710 tons displacement launched in 1944. HMS Chequers was powered by two Admiralty 3-drum type boilers providing a top speed of 34 knots and carried a crew of 186. She was armed with four 4.5 inch dual-purpose guns; four 40 mm anti-aircraft guns; six 20 mm anti-aircraft guns; four 21-inch torpedo tube...
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