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Conservators of the River Thames
Conservator Con"ser*va`tor (?; 277), n. [L.: cf. F. conservateur.] 1. One who preserves from injury or violation; a protector; a preserver. The great Creator and Conservator of the world. --Derham. 2. (Law) (a) An officer who has charge of preserving the public peace, as a justice or sheriff. (b) One who has an official charge of preserving the rights and privileges of a city, corporation, community, or estate. The lords of the secret council were likewise made conservators of the peace of the two kingdoms. --Clarendon. The conservator of the estate of an idiot. --Bouvier. Conservators of the River Thames, a board of commissioners instituted by Parliament to have the conservancy of the Thames.

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- The River Thames (/tɛmz/ (listen) TEMZ), known alternatively in parts as the River Isis, is a river that flows through southern England including London...
- The Thames Barrier is a retractable barrier system that is designed to prevent the floodplain of most of Greater London from being flooded by exceptionally...
- The Thames Valley is an informally-defined sub-region of South East England, centred on the River Thames west of London, with Oxford as a major centre...
- Thames Television, commonly simplified to just Thames, was a franchise holder for a region of the British ITV television network serving London and surrounding...
- Henley-on-Thames (/ˌhɛnli-/ (listen) HEN-lee) is a town and civil parish on the River Thames in Oxfordshire, England, 9 miles (14 km) northeast of Reading...
- 51°41′39″N 2°01′47″W / 51.694262°N 2.029724°W / 51.694262; -2.029724 Thames Head is a group of seasonal springs that arise near the village of Coates...
- Dorchester on Thames (or Dorchester-on-Thames) is a village and civil parish in Oxfordshire, about 3 miles (5 km) northwest of Wallingford and 8 miles...
- largest city of England and the United Kingdom. It stands on the River Thames in south-east England at the head of a 50-mile (80 km) estuary down to the...
- Thames & Hudson (sometimes T&H for brevity) is a publisher of illustrated books on art, architecture, design, and visual culture. With its headquarters...
- Goring-on-Thames (or Goring) is a village and civil parish on the River Thames in South Oxfordshire, England, about 5.5 miles (8.9 km) south of Wallingford...