TENBY


TENBY
   (5), a popular little watering-place of Pembrokeshire, has a rocky site on Carmarthen Bay coast; ruins of its old wall and of a castle still remain; has a fine 13th-century Gothic church, marble statue of the Prince Consort, &c., while its extensive sands and splendid bathing facilities attract crowds of summer visitors.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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  • Tenby — (Tenbygh), Stadt in der Grafschaft Pembroke des englischen Fürstenthums Wales, an der Caermarthenbai; Hafen, besuchtes Seebad, Eisenwerke, Steinkohlengruben, Marmorbrüche, Austernfischerei, Küstenhandel; 2500 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Tenby — (spr. ténnbĭ), Stadt (municipal borough) und beliebtes Seebad in Pembrokeshire (Südwales), an der Carmarthenbai, mit Ruinen eines normannischen Schlosses, naturhistorischem Museum, meteorologischer Station und (1901) 4400 Einw …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Tenby — Tenby, Seebad in Wales, an der Carmarthenbai, (1901) 4400 E.; Austernfischerei …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Tenby — Coordinates: 51°40′28″N 4°42′16″W / 51.6745°N 4.7044°W / 51.6745; 4.7044 …   Wikipedia

  • Tenby — 51.671388888889 4.6994444444445 Koordinaten: 51° 40′ 17″ N, 4° 41′ 58″ W …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tenby — 51° 40′ 17″ N 4° 41′ 58″ W / 51.6714, 4.69944 Tenby …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tenby — Recorded as Tanby, Teanby, Tenby, Tinby, Tonbye, Townby, Toynbee, and probably others, this is an Anglo Welsh locational surname. It is believed to originate from the Pembrokeshire town of Tenby, a region which used to be known as Little England… …   Surnames reference

  • Tenby — Original name in latin Tenby Name in other language Dinbych y Pysgod, Dinbych y pysgod, Tenbi, Tenby, Тенби State code GB Continent/City Europe/London longitude 51.67268 latitude 4.70263 altitude 31 Population 4989 Date 2011 10 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Tenby — ▪ Wales, United Kingdom Welsh  Dinbych y pysgod        market town and resort, historic and present county of Pembrokeshire, Wales, on Carmarthen Bay. Though Scandinavian settlement probably occurred there, the town essentially dates from the… …   Universalium

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