Channel Island

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Noun1.Channel Island - any of a group of British islands in the English Channel off the northern coast of France
British Isles - Great Britain and Ireland and adjacent islands in the north Atlantic
island of Jersey, Jersey - the largest of the Channel Islands
Guernsey, island of Guernsey - a Channel Island to the northwest of Jersey
English Channel - an arm of the Atlantic Ocean that forms a channel between France and Britain
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Henry van der Luyden had been Louisa Dagonet, and her mother had been the granddaughter of Colonel du Lac, of an old Channel Island family, who had fought under Cornwallis and had settled in Maryland, after the war, with his bride, Lady Angelica Trevenna, fifth daughter of the Earl of St.
She had houses in all the hamlets, she worked quarries of granite, she freighted coasters with stone--even traded with the Channel Islands.
 Victor Hugo relates that in the Channel Islands Satan himself --
Jonathan said, 'I am very pleased to be able to take up this role and remain in the Bank's Channel Island and Isle of Man headquarters in Jersey as HSBC continues to strengthen its senior team in the Islands.
Channel Islands Travel Group, a travel company based in the Channel Islands, which are part of the UK, will be offering a new service from Glasgow Airport, in Scotland, to the Channel Island of Guernsey.
Jersey CTN chain Channel Islands Newsagents has been sold to the Channel Island Wholesale Group.
UK goats' milk brand Delamere Dairy is extending its range of value-added, chilled speciality products with the launch of its own Channel Island Milk, in Tetra Rex 750ml cartons.
The Channel Island Fox (Urocyon littoralis) is endemic to six of the Channel Islands off the coast of California.
Credit Suisse (NYSE: CS) said that it is making changes to its Channel Island management.
It is believed to be eyeing up CI Traders' Le Riche stores or Morrisons' two Safeway sites as potential ways into the Channel Island market.
Fisherman's Wharf, Channel Island Boulevard and Victoria Avenue, Oxnard.
Harmon expects Wilmington Trust's Channel Island operations to be a favored and convenient jurisdiction for trust arrangements involving multiple parties throughout the United Kingdom and other European countries.

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