- a town in NW France, in Brittany, on the estuary of the River Rance: medieval buildings, including town walls and castle: tourism, hosiery, cider: Pop: 10 907 (1999)
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On this Captain Dinan ordered the English flag to be hoisted.
Captain Dinan, accompanied by Wenlock went aft to speak to the captain.
Sir Richard and Captain Dinan, and some other officers, visited them together.
One of the principal industries of Dinan is the fabrication of sail-cloth.
The Chteau of Dinan was built by the Breton dukes (1382-87).