Outside the lower end of each large transverse glen there is a scree of sedimentary matter.
At its upper end, where it takes the shape of a crescent, one arm of which runs towards Glen Orchy, the other to the point where the river Awe leaves the lake.
As implied by its name, which may be translated " the narrow places," Uzhitse is built in a narrow and lonely glen amongst the south-western moun t Perhaps a mistake or an abbreviation for Aram.
10,292 Eissee Pass (Sulden to the Martell Glen), snow.
10,033 Passo del Zebru (Santa Caterina to the Zebru Glen), snow.
By electric lines it is connected with most of the cities and towns within a radius of 20 m., including Jersey City, Paterson and the residential suburbs, among which are the Oranges, Montclair, Bloomfield, Glen Ridge, Belleville and Nutley.
12,100 Col de Vessona (Valpelline to the St Barthelemy Glen), foot 12,058 path.
9,033 Cuolm d'Alp bella or Vignitz Pass (Samnaun Glen to Kappl), foot path.
6,900 Stallersattel (Defereggen Glen to the Antholz Glen), bridle path (R) .
10,811 Cevedale Pass (Santa Caterina to the Martell Glen), snow 10,732 Gepatschjoch (Vent to the Kauns Valley), snow.
From Trebizond, at the side of a rocky glen, at a height of 4000 ft.
In a cave, still called "Lord Huntly's Cave," in a rocky glen in the vicinity, George, marquess of Huntly, lay hid during Montrose's campaign in 1644-45.
It is situated in the Sivas-Samsun chausee, altitude 2280 ft., at the mouth of a rocky glen which opens out to the broad valley of the Tozanli Su, a tributary of the Yeshil Irmak.
The ascent is usually made from Castleton of Braemar, by way of the Linn of Dee, Glen Lui and Glen Derry.
Of imposing dimensions, and adorned with stalactites of great beauty, are the most notable among its natural peculiarities; one is situated at the seaward end of the glen of the Mylopotamus, and the other, named Santa Sophia, about two hours' ride from Capsali (Kapsali).
But really this stream is surpassed both in volume and length of course by two others which it joins beneath Briancon: - the Clairee, flowing in from the north, through the smiling Nevache glen, at the head of which, not far from the foot of the Mont Thabor (10,440 ft.), it rises in some small lakes, on the east side of the Col des Rochilles; and the Guisane (flowing in from the northwest and rising near the Col du Lautaret, 6808 ft.).
The valley of the Yumuri, near Matanzas, a small circular basin crossed by a river that issues through a glen to the sea, is perhaps the most beautiful in Cuba.
It may be described as flanked on the west and south by the Glen and Water of Nevis, on the east by the river and Glen of Treig, and on the north by the river and Glen of Spean.
The bridle road up the mountain leaves Glen Nevis at Achintee; it has a gradient nowhere exceeding 1 in 5, and the ascent is commonly effected in two to three hours.
Distant, through the lovely glen by the river-side, leads to the mansion of the Drummonds, perched high on a lofty cliff falling sheer to the stream.
Richmond has broad well-shaded streets, several parks, including Glen Miller (139 acres), and handsome public buildings.
It receives a number of mountain torrents during its course, the most important being that from the Avers glen, and the Albula, both on the right, which is itself formed by many mountain streams. (2) The Vorder Rhine rises in the small Toma lake (7691 ft.), S.
Its chief affluents are the stream dignified by the name of the Medels Rhine, that rises in the Cadlimo glen, W.
Of the Lukmanier Pass, and, after flowing through the Medels glen, joins the Vorder Rhine at Disentis, and the Glenner, flowing from the Lugnetz glen, both on the right.
See Glen, Law Relating to Highways; Pratt, Law of Highways, Main Roads and Bridges.
The neighbouring scenery is attractive, especially in the Glen of Araglin, once famed for its ironworks.
DON, a river in the south of Aberdeenshire, Scotland, rising in peat-moss to the east of Glen Avon on the borders of Banffshire, at a height of nearly 2000 ft.
Inland from the shores of the Corinthian Gulf, in a rugged and romantic glen, closed on the N.
Here, too, is Rhymer's glen, although the name was invented by Sir Walter Scott, who added the dell to his Abbotsford estate.
The old castle, now in ruins, was dismantled in 1645 by the marquis of Argyll in retaliation for the destruction of Castle Campbell in Dollar Glen on the south side of the Ochils.
To the north-west of Pinerolo, up the Chisone valley, there opens at Perosa Argentina the valley of St Martin, another important Waldensian valley, which is watered by the Germanasca torrent, and at Perrero splits into two branches, of which the Prali glen is far more fertile than that of Massello, the latter being the wildest and most savage of all the Waldensian valleys.
9,886 Zahnliicke (Jam Glen to the Fimber Glen), snow.
9,374 Fuorcla Maisas (Remus to the Samnaun Glen), snow 9,357 Vermunt or Fermunt Pass (Guarda to Patenen), snow ï¿½ 9,193 Futschol Pass (Ardez to Galtiir), foot path.
8,570 Scheien Pass (Klosters to the See Glen), foot path 8,557 Vereina Pass or Pass da Val Torta (Klosters to Lavin), foot path..
J ulier Pass (Thusis to Silvaplana), carriage road Zebles Pass (Ischgl to the Samnaun Glen), bridle path .
Pragraterthorl (Pragraten to the Defereggen Glen),foot path Glodisthorl (Lienz to Kals), snow Antholzerscharte (Rein Valley to the Antholz Valley), snow (Z) Krimmlerthorl "(Krimml Glen to the Obersulzbach Glen) snow .
8,695 Kaprunerthorl (upper Kaprun Glen to the upper Stubach Glen), snow.
ï¿½ 8,645 Krimmler Tauern (Krimml to Kasern), foot path 8,642 Virgner or Defereggerthorl (Defereggen Glen to Virgen and Pragraten), foot path 8,586 Backlenke or Trojerjoch (Pragraten to the Defereggen Glen), foot path 8,573 Hochthor or Heiligenbluter Tauern (Heiligenblut to Rauris), foot path 8,442 Horndljochl (Mayrhofen to Steinhaus), foot path (Z) 8,383 Velber Tauern (Windisch Matrei to Mittersill), bridle path.
8,334 Kaiser Tauern (Kals to Uttendorf), foot path 8,242 Hohe or Korn Tauern (Mallnitz to Gastein), bridle path over, railway tunnel beneath 8,081 Niedere or Mallnitzer Tauern (Mallnitz to Gastein), bridle path 7,920 Fuscherthorl (Ferleiten to the Seidlwinkel Glen), foot path 7,891 Lappacherjoch (Lappach to the Ahrn Valley), foot path (Z).
Hochjoch (Sulden to the Zebru Glen), snow.
10,296 Gurgler Eisjoch (Gurgl to the Pfossen Glen), snow..
10,174 Col de la Grande Casse (Pralognan to the Premou Glen), snow (W).