River Trent

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Noun1.River Trent - a river in central England that flows generally northeastward to join with the Ouse River and form the HumberRiver Trent - a river in central England that flows generally northeastward to join with the Ouse River and form the Humber
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The ships sponsor, Mrs Pamela Potts, officially named the ship by pressing a button to smash a bottle of gin, which was distilled close to the River Trent, against the hull.
An inquest into his death heard he had gone down to the River Trent in Beeston, Nottingham, with four friends.
But the talented rugby player, of Nottingham, was swept away by the strong current in the River Trent after his heroics last July.
The naked man, who had his hands tied behind his back, was found near the River Trent in Burton-upon-Trent in March 1971.
Award Category: Heritage FERRY Bridge is a Grade II listed, three-span wrought iron suspension footbridge across the River Trent.
Susworth Pumping Station discharges into the River Trent and uses the submersible pumps to transfer surface water runoff.
What they have to do now is show they can produce those sorts of performances at the City Ground and that is not easy for a team who have won just one of their four games on the banks of the River Trent this season.
Bosses at PD Ports say the acquisition of the entire issued share capital of Groveport, a privately-owned inland port complex on the River Trent, is an "excellent fit" for the company's existing port businesses.
Eventually Richard, with great efficiency, ruled an area from north of the river Trent to Carlisle and Durham.
Among the topics discussed are assessing the hydrological effects of forest plantations in Brazil, understanding and managing climate change effects on river ecosystems, taxonomic distinctness as a measure of diversity in stream insects exposed to varying salinity levels in southeastern Australia, the unnatural history of the River Trent in England and 50 years of ecological recovery, and integrating habitat conservation with amenity and recreational uses along an urban stretch of the Adige River in northern Italy.
The company will use bore holes to flow water from sources beneath Birmingham into the River Tame, which joins the River Trent.
LUKE O'BRIEN has never enjoyed having his kip disturbed as much as he did down on the banks of the River Trent, near Nottingham.