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 debris appears to be concentrated on the Frisian Islands of Vlieland, Terschelling, Ameland and Schiermonnikoog.
Containers broke open on the shores of the Dutch islands of Terschelling and Vlieland.
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.
(38) One of the most popular tunes for dancing the Shetland reel was 'Da Merry Boys o Greenland', described as a 'whaling reel', and which has possible musical links to Terschelling Island, one of the Frisian Islands, where Peter Cooke notes that 'Rielen', a tune collected by Jaap Kunst, has a similar second turning.
And my whole class went camping for four days at a nearby island, Terschelling. We stayed in little houses and it was very fun!
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).
Since 2009 it has continued its work as a fully equipped ambulance in The Netherlands, on an island named Terschelling. One of the West Frisian Islands, a large portion of Terschelling is a nature reserve with the goal of becoming CO2 neutral.