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Lundy

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  1. an island in SW England, in Devon, in the Bristol Channel: now a bird sanctuary. Pop: 28 (2007)
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Historical Examples

  • The courage which girls exhibit is like a battle of Lundy's Lane, or a sea-fight.

    Essays, Second Series

    Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • Five thousand strong and ready, at the hill by Lundy's Lane.

    Lundy's Lane and Other Poems

    Duncan Campbell Scott

  • With the tale of the gallant Lincoln men and the fight at Lundy's Lane.

    Lundy's Lane and Other Poems

    Duncan Campbell Scott

  • He regarded himself as King of Lundy, and ruled with a high hand.'

  • He fought as gallantly as his ancestors fought at Chippewa and Lundy's lane.

    The Red Watch

    J. A. Currie