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Located on a promontory, of ers.
It should be on a promontory overlooking the sea.
Road at historic Promontory Point Utah, the linking of.
A shepherd sat on a promontory, a crook stuck in the ground.
I stared out over the promontory down to the rocky valley below.
It lay high up on the rock promontory, concealed behind pine trees.
As they walked along the promontory, looking out to sea, they chatted for.

Soon we had cleared the Antarctic Circle plus the promontory of Cape Horn.
The next day we buried him on a rocky promontory with a good view out over the ocean.
Moshe viewed the motley procession below him from a low promontory that protruded sharply.
It took Jane two minutes to get from the top of the promontory track to the station car park.
The temple was located on a promontory above the town, over which it projected impressively.
Most of the road that hugged the side of the estuary was visible from the top of the promontory.
Truth Two enables us to move beyond the search for some ultimate promontory from which to observe.
Arriving at the topmost ridge of this promontory, I could see vast white plains covered with walruses.
The track was the first exit off the main road the other side of the promontory that overlooked the town.
That done, I rode off alone toward a promontory point after having given the order for the others to wait.
In clear weather, the plains of Hungary as far as the Rez promontory may be seen from the summit of the mountains.
There was no sign that a large group had gathered earlier out on the promontory where the old dormitory was located.
The Irish Sea came into view as he made it to the top of a bare promontory, a pointing finger of black rocks and boulders.
I carefully traced the windings of the land and hailed a steeple which I at length saw issuing from behind a small promontory.
It stood on a rock promontory with steep, smooth sides, and the surrounding trees and elevation shielded it from onlookers.
Before them a point of the jungle ran out toward a narrow promontory, and it was for the heaven of the trees he saw there that Mr.
Then in the calm of the sunset the Fried Cod drifted back with the tide into the little harbor on the nose of the rocky promontory.
The latest stage of the development was in progress and they could make out the unfinished row of terrace houses on the far promontory.
The pile of rubbish formed a sort of projection at the water's edge, which was prolonged in a promontory as far as the wall of the quay.
Hey, look at that! Elena said as they rounded a turn to a wide, smooth, shallow bay on the right and a rocky promontory on the left.
Behind the houses, reaching to the sky, rose a promontory of uncultivated highland with a wrought-iron cornice at the edge of the precipice.
As soon as he had received it he cranked up the engines and took the machine to the top of the promontory and set it down gently on the grass.
I’d said three days, but the response had been such that I had stayed two extra days on the promontory point that I had indicated to Falarin.
As I turned the promontory I perceived a small neat town and a good harbour, which I entered, my heart bounding with joy at my unexpected escape.
Nancy reappeared on top of the Acropolis, the rocky promontory in the center of the city on which were built the most important temples of Athens.
Demery had made this area as secure as he possibly could but it was overlooked by the buildings in the town and, worst of all, by the promontory.
Jane Tetlow, Demery, Potter and the bodyguard sat quietly in the car for just under ten minutes before the SWAT team on the promontory gave them the all clear.
The top of the promontory was criss-crossed with dozens of narrow paths no better than animal trails that lead into the hills behind and back down to the estuary.
Each team of eight Marines then grabbed the handles of their respective boat and carried them at a run to the foot of the rocky promontory that occupied most of the 4.
There were cracks of gunfire from the promontory on the other side of the inlet and I stared across, stunned, and then … did I mention I was a birdwatcher?
Jumping a small elevation, the helicopter started rounding the foot of the hill towards the Northeast, allowing its occupants to look at the western and northern slopes of the promontory.
He scaled an overhanging rock that ended in a small promontory and there, mute and motionless, with crossed arms and blazing eyes, he seemed to be laying claim to these southernmost regions.
My group of warriors slowly mounted a slight promontory rise in the relatively flat terrain, which had been created by sediment buildup from the two great rivers that used to flow through the pass.

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