Isle of Wight

Definitions

  • SALVAGE VESSELS OFF YARMOUTH, ISLE OF WIGHT
    SALVAGE VESSELS OFF YARMOUTH, ISLE OF WIGHT
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Isle of Wight an isle and county of southern England in the English Channel
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Usage

In literature:

With the terminating western cliffs of the chalk-hills of the Isle of Wight beyond High Down we will close this pleasant journey.
"England, Picturesque and Descriptive" by Joel Cook
A COAST SCENE, ISLE OF WIGHT.
"Frederic Lord Leighton" by Ernest Rhys
He went for a time to the Isle of Wight.
"The Strand Magazine, Volume V, Issue 29, May 1893" by Various
In 1802 her father removed from Newport, in the Isle of Wight, to Bath; where he and his family attended the Rev.
"Stories of Boys and Girls Who Loved the Saviour" by John Wesley
There is no such ending in either Hampshire or the Isle of Wight.
"The Ethnology of the British Islands" by Robert Gordon Latham
A portion of Gen. R. A. Pryor's command, in Isle of Wight County, was engaged with the enemy's advance the same day.
"A Rebel War Clerk's Diary at the Confederate States Capital" by John Beauchamp Jones
He has a beautiful place at Farringford, Isle of Wight, and another country seat at Aldworth, in Surrey.
"Home Life of Great Authors" by Hattie Tyng Griswold
In the spring of 1846 the Bishop and Mrs. Gilbert, with many but not all the daughters, were in the Isle of Wight.
"Elizabeth Gilbert and Her Work for the Blind" by Frances Martin
The southern shore-line of the Isle of Wight and the western coast of Wales are simple examples of this differential resistance.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 5" by Various
I thought we might run up there and see them and then go to the Isle of Wight.
"The "Genius"" by Theodore Dreiser
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In poetry:

Two silent girls, a thoughtful man,
We sunned ourselves in open light,
And felt such April airs as fan
The Isle of Wight;
"The Letter L" by Jean Ingelow
That very self-same afternoon
They started on their honeymoon,
And (oh, astonishment!) took flight
To a pretty little cottage close to Shanklin, Isle of Wight.
"Thomson Green and Harriet Hale" by William Schwenck Gilbert

In news:

Isle of Wight Sheriff's Office has severe weather team in place.
ISLE OF WIGHT –The Isle of Wight Sheriff's Office has its Severe Weather Emergency Action Team in place.
Isle of Wight County parks, dump sites closed Sunday.
Isle of Wight County park facilities and garbage dump sites will be closed on Sunday, Oct 28.
ISLE OF WIGHT — A former Smithfield High School student attacked on a school bus in September 2009 is suing Isle of Wight County for $50 million.
The cliffs at Yaverland on the Isle of Wight are packed with fossils.
Isle of Wight County Fair.
Sandy has minimal hit on Isle of Wight, Surry.
Isle of Wight and Surry counties and surrounding cities fared better than expected during.
"There's no damage to speak of," said Isle of Wight County spokesman Don Robertson.
ISLE OF WIGHT—Isle of Wight County Department of Parks and Recreation through Oct 21 is registering youth for basketball and cheerleading .
Robert Eph Molinski ( Image courtesy of Isle of Wight Sheriff's Office / November 5, 2012 ).
Williamsburg-James City County, Isle of Wight and York buck trend.
Hurricane Sandy Isle of Wight.
Hampshire and the Isle of Wight: Simon Hayes (Independent) elected.
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In science:

Eucamerotus from the Isle of Wight, England.
Aspects of the history, anatomy, taxonomy and palaeobiology of sauropod dinosaurs
Eucamerotus from the Isle of Wight, England.
Aspects of the history, anatomy, taxonomy and palaeobiology of sauropod dinosaurs
Sandown Bay on the Isle of Wight, were named Cetiosaurus brevis Owen, 1842.
Aspects of the history, anatomy, taxonomy and palaeobiology of sauropod dinosaurs
Naish (eds.), Dinosaurs of the Isle of Wight.
Aspects of the history, anatomy, taxonomy and palaeobiology of sauropod dinosaurs
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