Thorold (disambiguation)

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Thorold is a city in Ontario, Canada.

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Anthony Thorold British bishop

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Guy de la Bédoyère British historian

Guy Martyn Thorold Huchet de la Bédoyère is a British historian, who has published widely on Roman Britain and other subjects; and has appeared regularly on the Channel 4 archaeological television series Time Team, starting in 1998.

Turoldus or Turold is the name traditionally given to the author of the 11th-century French poem The Song of Roland. Efforts to make a convincing further identification of the identity of Turoldus have failed. The Latin form Turoldus is equivalent to the personal name Thorold.

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There have been four baronetcies created for members of the Thorold family of Lincolnshire, two in the Baronetage of England and two in the Baronetage of Great Britain. As of 2014 one creation is extant.

Thomas Brock Fuller was a Canadian Anglican bishop in the second half of the 19th century.

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Peterborough Castle

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The Very Rev. Ernest Hayford Thorold, CB, CBE, DD, MA was an eminent Anglican priest in the 20th century.

Sir George Thorold, 1st Baronet of Harmston, Lincolnshire, was a leading London merchant.