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SANDOWN

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Originally appearing in Volume V24, Page 140 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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SANDOWN, a watering-place in the Isle of Wight, England, 61 m. S. of Ryde by rail. Pop. of urban district (1901) 5006. It is beautifully situated on rising ground overlooking Sandown Bay and the English Channel, on the S.E. coast of the island, There is a wide expanse of sandy shore, and bathing is excellent.
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