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Gand), the capital of East Flanders, Belgium, at the junction of the Scheldt and the Lys (Ley).
On the left bank of the Lys is the Oudeburg (s'Gravenstein, Château des Contes), the former castle of the first counts of Flanders, dating from 1180 and now restored.
To the north of the Oudeburg, on the other side of the Lys, is the Marche du Vendredi, the principal square of the city.
to the north, thus making Ghent practically a sea-port; while a second canal, from the Lys, connects the city via Bruges with Ostende.
To continue the strife when Wellington was firmly established on the line of the Garonne, and Lyons and Bordeaux had hoisted the Bourbonfleur de lys, was seen by all but Napoleon to be sheer madness; but it needed the pressure of his marshals in painful interviews at Fontainebleau to bring him to reason.
xvii.; "Sir Gawain and the Green Knight," "Sir Gawain at the Grail Castle" and "Sir Gawain and the Lady of Lys," vols.
AIRE, a town of northern France, on the river Lys, in the department of Pas-de-Calais, 12 m.
COURTRAI (Flemish, Kortryk), an important and once famous town of West Flanders, Belgium, situated on the Lys.
The numerous affluents of these rivers, such as the Lys, Dyle, Dender, Ourthe, Ambleve, Vesdre, Lesse and Semois, provide a system of waterways almost unique in Europe.
The principal tributaries are the Lys and the Dender.
It is divided by the river Lys, leaving one part on French (department of Nord), the other on Belgian territory (province of West Flanders).
One part was retted at Millisle by the patent-system of Loppens and Deswarte; the other was sent to Courtrai and steeped in the Lys.
That the system of retting (Loppens and Deswarte's patent) is at least equal to the Lys, as to quality and yield of fibre produced."
There the flax is dried in the field, and housed or stacked during the winter succeeding its growth, and in the spring of the following year it is retted in crates sunk in the sluggish waters of the river Lys.
The town gives its name to a well-known white wine produced in the neighbouring vineyards, of which the most esteemed are Clos, Bouguerots, Moutonne, Grenoui]le, Montmaires, Lys and Vaux-Desirs.
MENIN (Flemish Meenen), a town of Belgium in the province of West Flanders situated on the Lys 7 m.
In February 1755 he was appointed vice-admiral, and in April he intercepted the French squadron bound to North America, and took the " Alcide " and" Lys "of sixty-four guns each.
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Main Street toward the Fleur de Lys on the corner of the main village street.
off-Broadway stage production at Theater de Lys.
On the left bank of the Lys is the Oudeburg (s'Gravenstein, ChÃ¢teau des Contes), the former castle of the first counts of Flanders, dating from 1180 and now restored.
Then you'll love Hubert Keller's Fleur de Lys.
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