Anglesea


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An·gle·sey

or An·gle·sea  (ăng′gəl-sē)
An island of northwest Wales in the Irish Sea. It has many Neolithic ruins, especially dolmens, and is said to have been the last refuge of the druids from the invading Romans.
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Noun1.Anglesea - an island to the northwest of WalesAnglesea - an island to the northwest of Wales
Cambria, Cymru, Wales - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; during Roman times the region was known as Cambria
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All this gyroscopic and mono-rail development naturally absorbed a vast amount of public attention, and there,was also a huge excitement consequent upon the amazing gold discoveries off the coast of Anglesea made by a submarine prospector, Miss Patricia Giddy.
Ramsay has published an account of a downthrow in Anglesea of 2300 feet; and he informs me that he fully believes there is one in Merionethshire of 12,000 feet; yet in these cases there is nothing on the surface to show such prodigious movements; the pile of rocks on the one or other side having been smoothly swept away.
The Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, Senator Stephen Conroy, and the Federal Member for Corangamite, Darren Cheeseman, today announced that people living in the area of Anglesea and Aireys Inlet will be able to access all 16 digital free-to-air channels from 16 October.
Search co-ordinator Sgt Ben Flahive, from Anglesea Street Garda station, said he was overwhelmed by the response from the public.
An unplayable pitch on Anglesea meant the fixture will have to be replayed.
Sale have been boosted ahead of their trip to Leicester with the news that flanker Stuart Pinkerton will stay with the club for at least six more games to provide cover for the injured Pete Anglesea and Phil Davies.
SALE chairman Quentin Smith insists the club are not celebrating after forward Peter Anglesea had his 12month ban for eye-gouging overturned.
However, the horse thief was apprehended when suspicious gardai stopped a youth who was riding bareback on a horse along Dublin's Anglesea Road at around 8.
In an attempt to stop the rot owner Brian Kennedy has put former Sale star Pete Anglesea in charge and he, in turn, has appointed England wing Cueto as skipper.
Skipper Pete Anglesea is set to miss most of the campaign with a serious knee injury, while centre Dan Harris will not play again this year as he prepares for shoulder surgery.
SALE veteran Pete Anglesea will captain the England XV to take on a Japan Select XV in Tokyo tomorrow.
Pete Anglesea finished off one of the few clean handling moves on two minutes and scrumhalf Paul Knight robbed a rock-solid Auch scrum to race 65 metres for another.