St. George's Channel

St. George’s Channel

 

or the South Canal, a channel between the islands of Great Britain and Ireland linking the South Irish Sea with the Atlantic Ocean. Width, approximately 74 km at its narrowest point; depth, 82-113 m in navigable areas. The speed of channel currents varies around 2.8-6.5 km/hr.

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During these years Swift corresponded with friends in England, among them Pope, whom he bitterly urged to 'lash the world for his sake,' and he once or twice visited England in the hope, even then, of securing a place in the Church on the English side of St.
Mating Ladys Guest was a considerable coup for Top Honcho, because as the dam of Toms The Best and a host of open winners from two litters by Frightful Flash, she is the best-known brood bitch on either side of St.
On June 10, exploration drilling was initiated on a prospect in the St.
Waterford, Come On Ranger is enjoying good fortune on both sides of St.
In early 1995, Union Texas entered into an agreement to acquire a 25% working interest in five and a half offshore blocks in the St.
Meanwhile, Come On Ranger has made a flying start to the 1999 campaign on both sides of St.
NYSE: UTH) today announced that Union Texas Petroleum Limited, its wholly owned London-based subsidiary, has entered into an agreement to acquire a 25% working interest in five and a half offshore blocks located in St.
A growing army of winners has raised the 1996 Masters victor's standard on both sides of St.
on behalf of its co-venturers announced today that it has completed the testing of exploration well Block 103/1-1, located in the St.