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General Crossword Questions for “dover”

  • Channel port

Encyclopedia

  • Dover (pronounced /ˈdoʊvɚ/) is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent, in South East England. The town is the administrative centre of the Dover District and home of the Dover Calais ferry through the Port of Dover. — “Dover - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Eleven parents of students in Dover, York County, Pennsylvania, near the City of York, sued the Dover Area School District over the school board On November 19, 2004, the Dover Area School District issued a press. — “Kitzmiller v. Dover Area School District - Wikipedia, the”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The city of Dover is the capital and second largest city[1] in the U.S. state of Delaware. Dover was founded as the court town for newly established Kent County. — “Dover, Delaware - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • Barkis's box), and told me that Miss Betsey lived near Dover, but whether at Dover itself, at Hythe, Sandgate, or Folkestone, she could not say. — “David Copperfield” by Charles Dickens
  • The mother and daughter drove for five minutes in silence. Then Gwendolen said, "I intend to join the Langens at Dover, mamma. I shall pack up immediately on getting home, and set off by the early train. I shall be at Dover almost as soon as they are; we can let them know by telegraph." — “Daniel Deronda” by George Eliot
  • Sir Percy was an enthusiastic whip; his four thoroughbreds, which had been sent down to Dover a couple of days before, were just sufficiently fresh and restive to add zest to the expedition and Marguerite revelled in anticipation of the few hours of solitude, with the soft night breeze fanning her cheeks, her thoughts wandering, whither away? She knew from old experience that Sir Percy would speak little, if at all: he had often driven her on his beautiful coach for hours at night, from point to point, without making more than one or two casual remarks upon the weather or the state of the roads. — “The Scarlet Pimpernel” by Baroness Emmuska Orczy
  • "We have no time to waste now on unnecessary words, dear," said Lydgate, trying to be gentle again. "There are some details that I want to consider with you. Dover says he will take a good deal of the plate back again, and any of the jewellery we like. He really behaves very well." — “Middlemarch” by George Eliot
  • She seemed very small (in point of fact she was seven tons), something over thirty feet in length and nine in beam, a size very suitable to week-ends in the Solent, for such as liked that sort of thing; but that she should have come from Dover to the Baltic suggested a world of physical endeavour of which I had never dreamed. — “The Riddle of the Sands” by Erskine Childers
  • Banding had promised to see her off–perhaps even would go as far as Dover with her. — “The Portrait of a Lady” by Henry James

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