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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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A South Wales Police spokesman said it received a report of a three-vehicle collision on Gower Road, Uplands, at 8.
London-based Ben de Rivaz launched the Breca Gower Swimrun last year and is now looking for athletes to sign up and test themselves to the limits as the race returns this summer.
Always expect the unexpected, which is a Monty Python line I have never forgotten," said Gower (right), who led the national side in the 1980s.
Madelyn Gower, Max Gower and David Gower with Roger's posthumous award
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It would be really great if we could get this or get that, or something that looks like this or looks like that," Gower said, describing how the couple composed a wish list while working in their own home office.
That Gower sought personal renown from his work is Yeager's not unreasonable assertion: an erudite man, aware of his literary ancestors, who names himself in his poems, and who writes to change the world (or at least England), surely sought fame as much as Chaucer, Machaut, or Boccaccio.
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30 ( ANI ): Former captain David Gower has said England's ongoing Ashes demise is a culmination of a 'perfect storm' as Australia's confidence soars.