Northumberland Strait
geographical name strait 180 miles (290 kilometers) long Canada in Gulf of St. Lawrence between Prince Edward Island & the mainland

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  • Northumberland Strait — Coordinates: 46°30′N 64°30′W / 46.5°N 64.5°W / 46.5; 64.5 …   Wikipedia

  • Northumberland Strait — Sp Nortùmberlando sąsiauris Ap Northumberland Strait angliškai Ap Détroit de Northumberland prancūziškai L tarp Princo Edvardo s. ir žemyno, Kanada (N. Bransvikas, N. Škotija) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Northumberland Strait — Northum′berland Strait′ n. geg the part of the Gulf of St. Lawrence that separates Prince Edward Island from New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, in SE Canada. ab. 200 mi. (320 km) long; 9–30 mi. (15–48 km) wide …   From formal English to slang

  • Northumberland Strait — the part of the Gulf of St. Lawrence that separates Prince Edward Island from New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, in SE Canada. ab. 200 mi. (320 km) long; 9 30 mi. (15 48 km) wide. * * * …   Universalium

  • Northumberland Strait — the part of the Gulf of St. Lawrence that separates Prince Edward Island from New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, in SE Canada. ab. 200 mi. (320 km) long; 9 30 mi. (15 48 km) wide …   Useful english dictionary

  • Northumberland Strait iceboat — Two iceboats being hauled over ice during their crossing on Northumberland Strait (date unknown). A Northumberland Strait iceboat is a rowing boat, typically 5 metres in length, 2 metres in beam, with runners fastened to the hull for dragging… …   Wikipedia

  • Northumberland Ferries Limited — Industry Shipping Founded 1941 Headquarters Charlottetown …   Wikipedia

  • Northumberland (disambiguation) — Northumberland may refer to: Contents 1 Place names 1.1 England 1.2 Canada 1.3 United States 1.4 Australia …   Wikipedia

  • Strait of Canso — The Strait of Canso (also Gut of Canso or Canso Strait), is a strait located in the province of Nova Scotia, Canada. It divides the Nova Scotia peninsula from Cape Breton Island.It is a long thin channel approximately 27 kilometres long and… …   Wikipedia

  • Canso, Strait of — or Canso Gut Channel, Nova Scotia, Canada. Separating mainland Nova Scotia and Cape Breton Island, it is 4.5 mi (23 km) long and 1 mi (2 km) wide, with depths of 200 ft (60 m). Since 1955 the 7,000 ft (2,100 m) Canso Causeway has linked Cape… …   Universalium

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