King's Lynn

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King's Lynn

A town of eastern England on the Ouse River near the Wash. It was formerly one of the chief ports in England.
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King's Lynn

(ˈkɪŋz ˈlɪn)
n
(Placename) a market town in E England, in Norfolk on the estuary of the Great Ouse near the Wash: a leading port in the Middle Ages. Pop: 40 921 (2001). Also called: Lynn or Lynn Regis
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Starting in Kings Lynn, Norfolk, at noon on September 4, the ride will set off north passing through 60 major towns and cities in 48 hours with the riders handing over a Bergan pack, as used by British troops, on each leg.
The 20-year-old, from King's Lynn, Norfolk, was killed in a fierce gun battlewith rebels and was the 136th British soldier to die fighting the Taliban.
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