Think Cary Grant from Croydon (and for all I know Cary Grant was from Croydon).
"Mr. Barnstable and I are to be remarried immediately," Mrs. Croydon observed with dignity.
Yet the bicycle wouldn't be spinning from Streatham to Croydon by itself.
The London and Croydon Company also adopted the atmospheric principle; and their line was opened in 1845.
If Croydon Palace were rightly restored, how fine a relic it might be!
"Perhaps that's true of Mrs. Croydon too," murmured Mrs. Neligage to Alice.
He is said to have lived in a farmhouse, which Croydon pulled down in 1897.
Pure waters he has seen, issuing out of the snowy rock; but are ours less bright at Croydon, at Guildford, or at Winchester?
Beyond Carshalton is Sutton, not less exuberant than Croydon.
I am told that Reardon has had the offer of a secretaryship to a boys' home, or something of the kind, at Croydon.