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Gower

(gou`ər), Welsh Gŵyr, peninsula, c.15 mi (24 km) long and 5 mi (8 km) wide, Swansea, S Wales, between Swansea and Carmarthen bays. Composed of limestone, the peninsula has scenic cliffs and numerous caves, many of which contain Paleolithic and Bronze Age relics. Farming is the chief economic activity. There are several coastal resorts. Most of the peninsula has been officially designated as a natural beauty area.

Gower

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1. David (Ivon). born 1957, English cricketer
2. John. ?1330--1408, English poet, noted particularly for his tales of love, the Confessio Amantis

Gower

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the. a peninsula in S Wales, in Swansea county on the Bristol Channel: mainly agricultural with several resorts
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| The Gower brothers Pictured, left to right: Cyril, Brian and Alan
Jane Fraser presents a series of arresting, perceptive and moving portraits of people, but the book is also powerfully evocative of Gower itself.
DJ Colin Barber, now based in Essex, ran discos in The Gower in the 1970s.
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Because of its location, largely separated from the mainland of Wales but exposed to the shipping routes in the Bristol Channel, langauge in the Gower evolved differently to the rest of Wales and the UK.
With the Walsall Football Club contests becoming more torturous with each session, 25-year-old Gower's corner wisely pulled their man out at the end of the eighth.
Gower rues late launch DAVID GOWER has suggested the England and Wales Cricket Board's proposed 100-ball competition could already be competing with the Indian Premier League had it launched 12 years ago.
DAVID GOWER chose to borrow a line from Monty -- Python, not Panesar -- when asked what advice he would give incoming England captain Joe Root.
Ex-Edgbaston schoolboy Roger Gower, 37, was fatally wounded by shots fired at his helicopter by criminals in Tanzania.
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Ben Keith, 39, aims to complete the Gower 50 Run Walk Crawl Ultra Marathon - a 17-hour slog around his hometown in the Gower peninsula.
London, July 26 ( ANI ): Former England captain David Gower has revealed that he wanted to be a game ranger in Africa.