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  1. a port in SE England, in NE Essex on the North Sea. Pop: 20 130 (2001)
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Historical Examples of harwich

  • Ten o'clock in the morning beheld them at the door of the Garter Inn at Harwich.

    The Tavern Knight

    Rafael Sabatini

  • No night route from London to Belgium existed, except that by way of Harwich.

    The Ivory Snuff Box

    Arnold Fredericks

  • He does not come in for Liverpool, but for Harwich, as also Mr. Herries.

  • A point on the Suffolk coast, some dozen miles northeast of Harwich.

  • The easternmost point of the Essex coast, just south of Harwich.