Online Encyclopedia


Online Encyclopedia
Originally appearing in Volume V24, Page 140 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
Spread the word: it!
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.
End of Article: SANDOWN
SANDPIPER (Ger. Sandpfeifer)

Additional information and Comments

There are no comments yet for this article.
» Add information or comments to this article.
Please link directly to this article:
Highlight the code below, right click and select "copy." Paste it into a website, email, or other HTML document.