River tern

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any tern belonging to Seëna or allied genera which frequent rivers.

See also: Tern

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THINGS TO SEE: The bridge over the River Tern is a great place from which to spot otters.
One of his next tasks was to rebuild the stone aqueduct, which carried the Shrewsbury Canal over the River Tern at Longdon-on-Tern.
The River Tern, Shrops, River Sow, Staffs, and the River Leadon, Herefordshire, reached the lowest ever levels in March.
There are two bridges over the Deer Park walk which take you over the River Tern.
Points of Interest: Stone bridge over River Tern to front door of 1820-built mill.
Three of his runners, Cearnach (rated 36), Knockemback Nellie (37) and River Tern (42) prop up the bottom of the 23-runner Kerry Foodservice Handicap.
Milton Bradley has his team in good form and the Chepstow trainer can strike again with River Tern in the Summer Sprint Handicap.
JASON WEAVER warmed up for York' by riding a 314-1 hat-trick at Redcar on One Singer, River Tern and Jack The Lad.
Travesty of Law has changed stables and is without a run so far this season; Mungo Park and River Tern are both quirky characters and Xanadu isn't running well enough.
Ferguson was paired with River Tern, but the horse turned out to be a non-runner.
The farmhouse, with an enviable location overlooking the River Tern, is believed to date from the 18th century with additions made in the 19th century.