Towy
Towy Tow"y (t[=o]"[y^]), a. Composed of, or like, tow. [1913 Webster]

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  • Towy — (spr. Tobi), Fluß in den Grafschaften Brecknock u. Caermarthen des englischen Fürstenthums [735] Wales, fällt in die Bai von Caermarthen, bildet ein schönes 6 Meilen langes Thal …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Towy — (spr tō ĭ), Fluß in Südwales, entspringt in den Bergen bei Tregaron, fließt südwestlich und mündet nach 104 km langem Lauf in die Carmarthenbai …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • towy — /toh ee/, adj. of the nature of or resembling the fiber tow. [1595 1605; TOW2 + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • Towy — /ˈtaʊi/ (say towee) noun the longest river in Wales, flowing into Carmarthen Bay. 109 km …   Australian English dictionary

  • towy — /ˈtoʊi/ (say tohee) adjective of the nature of or resembling tow. {tow2 + y1} …   Australian English dictionary

  • towy — see TOW(2) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Towy Boat Club — The Towy Boat Club also known as Clwb Cychod y Tywi is an RYA Certified sailing and watersports centre situated seven miles south of the historical market town Carmarthen on the river Towy. HistoryThe current boathouse opened in 1988 and has… …   Wikipedia

  • River Towy — Infobox River | river name = River Tywi (Towy) caption = Course of the River Tywi origin = Cambrian Mountains (SN802631) mouth = Carmarthen Bay basin countries = Wales (Llandovery, Llandeilo, Carmarthen) length = 67 mi (108 km) elevation = 1,601… …   Wikipedia

  • Vale of Towy Railway — The Vale of Towy Railway (VoTR) was a Welsh railway that provided an 11.25 mile long extension of the Llanelly Railway from Llandeilo to Llandovery. It was incorporated by Act of Parliament of 10 July 1854 and opened on 1 April 1858. [ Baughan… …   Wikipedia

  • TOBIUS vulgo TOWY seu TOVY — TOBIUS, vulgo TOWY, seu TOVY Camdeno, fluv. Albionis per Walliam in Oceanum ad Maridunum decurrens …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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