Derwent


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Derwent

(ˈdɜːwənt)
n
1. (Placename) a river in S Australia, in S Tasmania, flowing southeast to the Tasman Sea. Length: 172 km (107 miles)
2. (Placename) a river in N central England, in N Derbyshire, flowing southeast to the River Trent. Length: 96 km (60 miles)
3. (Placename) a river in N England, in Yorkshire, rising on the North York Moors and flowing south to the River Ouse. Length: 92 km (57 miles)
4. (Placename) a river in NW England, in Cumbria, rising on the Borrowdale Fells and flowing north and west to the Irish Sea. Length: 54 km (34 miles)

Der•went

(ˈdɜr wənt)

n.
a river in S Australia, in S Tasmania, flowing SE to the Tasman Sea. 107 mi. (170 km) long.
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He spent long days playing about in garden and orchard, or on the banks of the Derwent, with his friends and brothers and his sister Dorothy.
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The bay should rather be called an estuary, for it receives at its head the waters of the Derwent.
nigh to Mackworth, over beyond the Derwent River, nigh to Derby Town.
1966: Valve tower under construction ON July 18, 1967, Derwent Reservoir in County Durham was officially opened.
28 February 2017 - UK-based commercial real estate company Derwent London plc (LSE: DLN) has entered an agreement to sell the freehold interest in 132-142 Hampstead Road NW1 for GBP 130m (USD 160.
13 September 2016 - UK-based commercial real estate company Derwent London plc has sold the long leasehold interest in 75 Wells Street W1 in London for GBP 40.
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WITH far reaching views over the Derwent Valley, this village farmhouse has some wonderful period features.
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Now joint administrators David Crawshaw and Rob Croxen from KPMG have appointed Derwent Students to operate the accommodation properties as well as those in Nottingham, Sheffield, and Liverpool.