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Great Yarmouth

noun
1.
a seaport in E Norfolk, in E England.

Yarmouth

[yahr-muh th] /ˈyɑr məθ/
noun
1.
a city in SE Massachusetts.
2.
a seaport in SW Nova Scotia, in SE Canada: summer resort.
3.
Great. Great Yarmouth.
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  • But the chain of links did not stop, northward, at Great Yarmouth.

    Fifty Years of Golf Horace G. Hutchinson
  • He was a native of Great Yarmouth, where his father practised as surgeon.

    Norfolk Annals Charles Mackie
  • As they passed his lips the Great Yarmouth began to move, for the sailors were hoisting up her anchor.

    The Lady Of Blossholme H. Rider Haggard
  • This case was sent back to the Recorder of Great Yarmouth to be amended, in order to have the question fully argued.

    Yarmouth Notes Frederick Danby Palmer
  • He represented for more than 37 years the borough of Great Yarmouth, for which he was first returned in 1818.

    Norfolk Annals Charles Mackie
  • It appears there is a clerks' book at Great Yarmouth, which contains a number of interesting notes and memoranda.

    The Parish Clerk (1907) Peter Hampson Ditchfield
  • She outlived Borrow for many years, dying at Great Yarmouth in 1904.

    Immortal Memories Clement Shorter
  • The old fashion of the clerk wearing gown and bands is continued at Great Yarmouth.

    The Parish Clerk (1907) Peter Hampson Ditchfield
  • In 1648 as colonel he commanded the forces at Great Yarmouth.

  • In view of the coming struggle it was considered advisable to make Great Yarmouth a formidable naval port.

    Monk Julian Corbett
British Dictionary definitions for Great Yarmouth

Great Yarmouth

/ˈjɑːməθ/
noun
1.
a port and resort in E England, in E Norfolk. Pop: 58 032 (2001)

Yarmouth

/ˈjɑːməθ/
noun
1.
short for Great Yarmouth
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