Curzon

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Curzon may refer to:

As a British family name, it particularly refers to the Curzon family, and is an Anglo-Norman territorial name. The Curzon family was involved in the Norman Conquest, and is named after the French town of Notre-Dame-de-Courson in Normandy[citation needed] from which they hail; their seat is at Kedleston Hall. The people listed below do not necessarily belong to this family.

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Ships[edit]

  • HMS Fittleton (M1136), a Ton-class minesweeper of the Royal Navy, renamed HMS Curzon between 1960 and 1975.
  • HMS Curzon (K513) was a Captain-class frigate of the Royal Navy, in commission from 1943 to 1946.

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  • Curzon Ashton F.C., a non-league football club from Greater Manchester, England
  • Curzon Community Cinema, Clevedon, an independent cinema in Clevedon, England, not related to the Curzon Cinemas chain
  • Curzon Artificial Eye, a British company group which includes a cinema chain in London and film distributor Artificial Eye
  • Curzon Cinemas, a small cinema chain based in London, England.
  • Curzon Dax, an alien character from the television show Star Trek: Deep Space Nine
  • Curzon, a cologne/parfum manufactured by Geo.F. Trumper
  • Curzon Line, a boundary line proposed in 1919 by Lord Curzon of Kedleston as an armistice line between Poland and Bolshevik Russia