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  • is also spanned by two fine railway bridges.

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  • The river is spanned just above the Frei Hafen by a triple-arched railway bridge, 1339 ft.

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  • The Salzach is spanned by four bridges, including a railway bridge.

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  • The river is spanned here by a railway bridge.

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  • It is intersected by the sluggish Park river, which is spanned by ten bridges.

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  • The Pregel, spanned by many bridges, flows through the town in two branches, which unite below the Griine Briicke.

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  • around the peninsula are spanned by causeways and bridges, East Boston only, that the harbours may be open to the navyyard at Charlestown, being reached by ferry (1870), and by the electric subway under the harbour.

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  • The couple drove over the narrow wooden bridge that spanned Red Mountain Creek, and joined two other cars in the small parking area.

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  • The Taff is spanned by two bridges, one a four-arched bridge rebuilt in 1858-1859 leading to Llandaff, and the other a cantilever with a central swinging span of 190 ft.

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  • SCHWEINFURT, a town of Germany, in the kingdom of Bavaria, situated on the right bank of the Main, which is here spanned by several bridges, 27 m.

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  • The medieval church had spanned the centuries by supposing that Christ's death was continuous down through the age in the sacrifice of the Mass; Protestant theology had nothing equivalent.

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  • The walls were lined with blouses, formal wear, business wear, jackets, and other kinds of clothing, while displays of knit shirts, sweaters, jeans, and slacks spanned out before her.

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  • BALMORAL CASTLE (Gaelic, "the majestic dwelling"), a private residence of the British sovereign, in the parish of Crathie and Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, on the right bank of the Dee (here spanned by a fine suspension bridge), 9 m.

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  • above the river, which is spanned here by a bridge, built in 1874.

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  • It lies on the right bank of the Elbe, which becomes here navigable for steamers and is spanned by an iron bridge 1700 ft.

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  • The town is built on a horseshoeshaped peninsula partly consisting of mud flats, which are spanned by causeways.

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  • In summer the heat and moisture are excessive, and the Aapies (which is spanned by four bridges) is liable to floods.

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  • Calder is spanned by a Roman bridge.

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  • Ewes Water, which falls into the river, is spanned by a two-arched bridge, 1 m.

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  • The Mosel is spanned by a Gothic freestone bridge of 14 arches, erected in 1344, and also by a railway bridge.

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  • The street is itself spanned by an elegant bridge carrying the Corso Andrea Podesta, a modern avenue on the heights above.

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  • below Hillah, on both banks of the Euphrates (3 1 ° 5 8 ' 47" N., 44° 58' 18" E.), which is here spanned by a floating bridge.

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  • In the case of St Stephen's, the peak on which it is built does nor rise higher than the ground behind, from which it is separated by a deep, narrow chasm, spanned by a drawbridge.

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  • below Khamiab it follows an open and sluggish course till it is lost in the Sea of Aral, being spanned at Charjui, 150 m.

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  • It is picturesquely situated partly on the slopes of Castle Hill and Melton Hill, and partly on the banks of Ross Creek, which is spanned by the Victoria Bridge, a swing bridge 550 ft.

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  • of Hanover, on the left bank of the Weser, which is spanned by two bridges.

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  • angle of the city the gorge is spanned by an iron bridge (El-Kantara) built in 1863, giving access to the railway station, situated on Mansura hill.

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  • Along the north-eastern side of the city the Rummel is spanned in all four times by these natural stone arches or tunnels.

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  • It is surrounded by well-kept walls of great antiquity, and its main streets are spanned by large pailous or monumental arches, some dating from the time of the emperor Tai-ting-ti of the Yuan dynasty (1324).

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  • The river is spanned here by the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy railway bridge.

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  • The river is spanned here by a cantilever railway bridge 1895 ft.

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  • The Orontes flows winding past the city and is spanned by four bridges.

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  • wide, which is spanned by a trestle of the Northern Pacific 8400 ft.

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  • From Dire Dawa to Harrar there is well-made carriage road, and from Harrar to Adis Ababa the caravan track is kept in good order, the river Hawash being spanned by an iron bridge.

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  • The river is here spanned by the Chicago Great Western railway steel bridge, or viaduct, one of the longest in the country.

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  • Who was Deidre to interfere in something that spanned so long and involved two people who cared so much for each other?

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  • long; then a kind of island (140 ft.), which is overflowed only in spring and summer by the Tigris; next a stretch of the river which, at such times as it is not fordable, is spanned by a bridge of boats, the bridge proper covering only one-sixth of the full width of the stream.

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  • long) are spanned by 17 large iron bridges and about 2500 smaller bridges and culverts.

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  • The river is spanned by a road bridge (1878) and a railway bridge (1877) passing from the Boompjes to the North Island, whence they are continued to the further shore by swing-bridges through which the largest ships can pass to the upper river.

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  • Budd's Inlet is spanned here by a wagon bridge and a railway bridge.

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  • He hesitated, wondering if they had chosen a lower climbing spot, below the bridge that spanned the gorge.

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  • The Neckar is spanned by two bridges.

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  • A few miles above this point the river is spanned by the magnificent bridges of Cubzac-lesPonts, which carry a road and railway.

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  • It is built on a series of terraces, mostly on the west bank of the river, which is spanned here by a bridge 1100 ft.

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  • Orihuela is situated in a beautiful and exceedingly fertile huerta, or tract of highly cultivated land, at the foot of a limestone bridge, and on both sides of the river Segura, which divides the city into two parts, Roig and San Augusto, and is spanned by two bridges.

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  • GMUND, a town of Germany, in the kingdom of Wurttemberg,' in a charming and fruitful valley on the Rems, here spanned by a beautiful bridge, 31 m.

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  • The river is spanned with bridges, and its valley by two viaducts, the larger of which (completed in 1878 at a cost of more than $ 2,000,000), 3 211 ft.

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  • The station buildings lie on the left bank of the river, which is here spanned by a fine old stone bridge.

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  • The river is here spanned by a long iron and steel bridge connecting with East Hannibal, Ill.

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  • It lies on the Eger, which is spanned here by a suspension bridge, 210 ft.

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  • Dunluce Castle, between Portrush and Bushmills, stands on a rock separated from the mainland by a chasm which is spanned by a bridge.

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  • It is well situated upon the Brenta, which is here spanned by a covered wooden bridge, and commands fine views.

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  • In the lower part of its course the latter has scooped out a deep and narrow rocky bed; at Burghuz it is spanned by a great natural bridge.

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  • Three miles to the south of the city the river flows from east to west, spanned by the Pal-i-Malun, a bridge possessing grand proportions, but which was in 1885 in a state of grievous disrepair and practically useless.

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  • The city is solidly and regularly built, the houses being of stone and the stream that flows through the town being spanned by several stone bridges.

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  • In the vicinity are the remains of a Roman aqueduct, which formerly spanned the valley.

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  • The centre opening is 500 ft., spanned by a turning bridge, 58 ft.

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  • after a moderate rain; it is spanned by several bridges.

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  • The Murrumbidgee is here spanned by a steel viaduct, the approaches of which are formed by heavy embankments.

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  • The river, which is unnavigable and winding at this point, forms the western boundary of the city for more than 4 m., and is spanned by three public bridges and a number of railway bridges.

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  • The channel towards Boeotia, which is now closed, is spanned by a stone bridge.

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  • of Oakland, from which it is separated by a drainage canal, spanned by bridges.

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  • It is built on the right bank of the Vaal, here spanned by a bridge.

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  • The larger rivers have been spanned by iron swing-bridges, and the Blanda is crossed by a fixed iron bridge.

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  • along the river (spanned here by three bridges), which falls 26 ft.

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  • The river is here spanned by a bridge.

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  • There were no cities or large towns before the arrival of the Norsemen; no stone bridges spanned the rivers; stepping stones or hurdle bridges at the fords or shallows offered the only mode of crossing the broadest streams, and connecting the unpaved roads or bridle paths which crossed the country over hill and dale from the principal dials.

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  • It is the most eastern city of the United States, and is separated from the mainland by a narrow channel, which is spanned by a bridge.

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  • A little below the Boiling Pot, and almost at right angles to the falls, the cañon is spanned by a bridge (completed in April 1905) which forms a link in the Cape to Cairo railway scheme.

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  • The borough is built on an elevated bank of the river at the base of Montour Ridge, where the narrow valley appears to be shut in on every side by hills; the river is spanned by a steel bridge, built in 1905.

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  • On the opposite bank of the river, here spanned by two bridges, lie the suburb of Weidenhausen and the railway station of the Prussian state railway.

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  • It is situated on the north bank of the Tweed, here spanned by John Smeaton's fine bridge of five arches, erected in 1763-1766, 131 m.

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  • Gabriel and Past-Death had a relationship that spanned thousands of years.

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  • fearless in defense and no respecter of authority, Jack influenced the game in a career which spanned decades.

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  • illustrious career has spanned over 40 years.

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  • Leather bound and neatly inscribed with my Great-grandfather's name, they were filled with carefully scribbled diary entries that spanned over ten years.

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  • Three times the size of Europe, it spanned the Eurasian landmass from the Baltic Sea to the Pacific Ocean.

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  • Research Traditionally my chief area of research has spanned a broad range of tectonic topics concentrating on the deformation of continental lithosphere.

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  • Cruise holiday Mediterranean spanned overhead apparently stock exchanges carry.

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  • Recessed central section is spanned by one story Doric columned porch with entablature and balustrade.

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  • rotateSalter's Edinburgh duck works by rotating around a long linkage spanned across wave crests.

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  • Tombs of the Greek period have mainly been found on the west of the town, outside the probable line of the walls, between the Hypsas and a small tributary, the latter having been spanned by a bridge, now called Ponte dei Morti, of which one massive pier, 45 ft.

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  • For many years this southern projection of the northern wilderness was spanned by only one railway, and offered a serious hindrance to the development of the regions beyond; but settlements are now spreading to the north and rapidly filling up the gap between east and west.

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  • below Hillah, on both banks of the Euphrates (3 1 ° 5 8 ' 47" N., 44° 58' 18" E.), which is here spanned by a floating bridge.

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  • On the 8th of January 1642 he closed his long life of triumph and humiliation, which just spanned the interval between the death of Michelangelo and the birth of Isaac Newton.

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  • A little below the Boiling Pot, and almost at right angles to the falls, the cañon is spanned by a bridge (completed in April 1905) which forms a link in the Cape to Cairo railway scheme.

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  • The Salter 's Edinburgh duck works by rotating around a long linkage spanned across wave crests.

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  • Others have claimed to have paid twice the charge because of going over the spending limit because the charge spanned two payments terms.

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  • Snoop Dogg is a hip hop legend, with a career that has spanned decades and withstood multiple arrests and personal reinventions.

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  • Electric Light Orchestra, or ELO for short, achieved commercial and critical acclaim during their long career that spanned from 1970 to 1986.

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  • In a career that spanned over half a decade, Chet Atkins became synonymous with everything Nashville in American music.

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  • Bob Dylan tabs allow players to share in the artistry of this iconic musician whose career has spanned five decades and is still going strong.

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  • Since the Art Deco period spanned almost three decades, there are plenty of furniture pieces still available on the secondary market.

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  • While you can find "Colonial Costumes" as a category with several styles mixed in, bear in mind that the colonial period spanned over 100 years.

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  • Thanks to its intriguing design, obvious brand name appeal and Hollywood following, the bag was a sellout and incurred a waitlist that spanned several months.

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  • The long standing rivalry between these two families has followed a pattern of love and hate that has spanned several decades.

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  • I undertook a research project, which spanned the better part of four years (how very Aspie of me, right!

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  • In a career that spanned more than five decades, Sinatra won accolades for film and music and became one of the most recognizable entertainers around the world.

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  • But Roddenberry's Star Trek gave us the United Federation of Planets, a meta-government that spanned human space.

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  • Isaac Asimov (1920-1992) is considered (with good cause) one of the writers of science fiction's Golden Age, that period of ferment that spanned the fifties and sixties.

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  • Lewis (1898 - 1963) has a literary career than spanned multiple genres.

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