Terschelling


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Terschelling

(tərskĕl`ĭng), island, c.40 sq mi (100 sq km), Friesland prov., N Netherlands, in the North Sea, one of the West Frisian Islands. West-Terschelling is the main town. Farming and fishing are pursued on the island, which is a popular summer resort.
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The latter imprudently sent a wireless message upon takeoff, revealing its regular patrol route off Terschelling, located on one of the Netherlands' West Frisian Islands.
And my whole class went camping for four days at a nearby island, Terschelling.
Backed by a long and successful record of accomplishments in the marine industry, it has further widened its operations to encompass fast ferry transport for commuters and leisure passengers between Harlingen, Vlieland and Terschelling in the Netherlands, and also operates specialised transport services for the offshore wind energy sector and has an established history in custom superyacht building.
Rhee, "Optimal input design for the identification of low-speed manoeuvring mathematical model," in Proceedings of the International Conference on Marine Simulation and Ship Manoeuvrability (MARSIM '06), Terschelling, The Netherlands, June 2006.
The production, created and directed by Roos, has been performed to critical acclaim at major international festivals in the Netherlands, including the prestigious Oerol Festival on the island of Terschelling in Friesland, where it was one of the top five performances rated by audiences.
Zijn pensioen vulde hij daarna nog aan als belastinginspecteur in Indie en als burgemeester van Terschelling (1927-1930).
One important exception was Jaap Kunst's collecting expeditions between 1915 and 1947 to the island of Terschelling, an area of interest ethnographically for its distinctive Friesian dialect, where Kunst (1891-1960) first encountered folk song in the summer of 1913.
One of the West Frisian Islands, a large portion of Terschelling is a nature reserve with the goal of becoming CO2 neutral.
Terschelling A pasteurised cheese from the Dutch island of Tershelling made with vegetarian rennet and organic sheep's milk.
It is known from the Dutch island Terschelling since 1845, and is now cultivated commercially there.
The plastic bottle washed up on Lies Beach on the Dutch island of Terschelling where it was discovered by 12-year-old Daniel Scheep-bouwer on holiday with his family.
Hence in 1899 he travelled north in a small sailing vessel, Terschelling (Captain Lindeman), on behalf of a German mining consortium.