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2008-07-04 15:00:29

THIEVES have stolen Joy Division singer Ian Curtis's kerbstone memorial, police said yesterday. The theft occurred between Monday lunchtime and Tuesday morning at Macclesfield Cemetery on Prestbury Road in Cheshire. Inspector Gareth Woods, of Cheshire Police, described the theft of the iconic singer's kerbstone as "very unusual". "We would hope someone locally would have knowledge about who is responsible or where the memorial stone is at present, " he said. "I would appeal to anyone...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.