North Channel


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North Channel,

strait, c.75 mi (120 km) long, between Northern Ireland and Scotland, connecting the Irish Sea with the Atlantic Ocean. It is 13 mi (21 km) across at its narrowest point.

North Channel

 

a strait between Great Britain and the northeastern coast of Ireland; connects the Irish Sea with the Atlantic Ocean. The North Channel is 170 km long and 20 to 40 km wide, with depths to 272 m. There are strong tidal currents, with velocities of 7 to 12 km per hour. Belfast, a major port, is located on the channel.

North Channel

a strait between NE Ireland and SW Scotland, linking the North Atlantic with the Irish Sea
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More also completed six of the Oceans Seven swims between 2014 and 2016: English Channel (13 hours and 23 minutes), North Channel (12 hours and 43 minutes), Catalina Channel (10 hours and 17 minutes), Molokai Channel (17 hours and 28 minutes), Tsugaru Strait (10 hours and 37 minutes) and Gibraltar Strait (3 hours and 56 minutes).
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Eugene Water & Electric Board crews will begin work today to repair four of the chevrons in the north channel of the McKenzie River, immediately downstream of the Walterville Power Canal diversion.
As for not including the nationalist parties, in an election for the whole of the United Kingdom, they do not field any candidates south of Hadrian's Wall or east of Offa's Dyke and the North Channel while the other parties cover the whole of the United Kingdom.
The final feat, crossing the North Channel between Northern Ireland and Scotland, topped a list that included the Strait of Gibraltar, California's Catalina Channel, Japans Tsugaru Strait and New Zealand's Cook Strait.
It's a tremendous endorsement in the consistently high quality of our products and also of the scampi from the North Channel and Irish Sea provided by our network of experienced suppliers.
Mr Walker's final swim on the Oceans Seven will be held in August at the North Channel in Ireland.
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Captain Brad Durick with a Red River of the North channel cat.
Over the past two-and-a-half years Steve swam the English Channel, the North Channel separating Ireland and Scotland, the Straits of Gibraltar, the Catalina Channel, off California, the Cook Strait in New Zealand, Moloka'i Channel in Hawaii and the Tsuguru Strait in Japan.
Then in the main loop of the north channel errors will be developed.
Where we hunt on the North Channel, the shallow water near our blind can freeze pretty quickly, but we'll use a spread comprised almost completely of field goose decoys and still get our birds," Silverberg said.

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