Raised mass of land that projects into a lowland or a body of water .- Promontory
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Coastal landform, a point of land usually high and often with a sheer drop, that extends into a body of water.
It is a type of promontory.
Historic town in the southern Lower Juba region of Somalia.
An ancient area of occupation, Ras Bar Balla is situated on a small promontory.
The capital city of the ancient Carthaginian civilization, on the eastern side of the Lake of Tunis in what is now Tunisia.
Carthage was built on a promontory with sea inlets to the north and the south.
The history of Guernsey stretches back to evidence of prehistoric habitation and settlement and encompasses the development of its modern society.
Around 6000 BC, rising sea created the English Channel and separated the Norman promontories that became the bailiwicks of Guernsey and Jersey from continental Europe.
Island in the English Channel off the coast of Normandy that is part of the Bailiwick of Guernsey, a British Crown Dependency.
Around 6000 BCE, rising seas created the English Channel and separated the Norman promontories that became the bailiwicks of Guernsey and Jersey from continental Europe.
Town in Essex, England, and one of the Haven ports on the North Sea coast.
The town, he recounts, was also known for an unusual chalybeate spring rising on Beacon Hill (a promontory to the north-east of the town), which "petrified" clay, allowing it to be used to pave Harwich's streets and build its walls.
Sagres Point (Ponta de Sagres,, from the Latin Promontorium Sacrum ‘Holy Promontory’) is a windswept shelf-like promontory located in the southwest Algarve region of southern Portugal.
Tower, building, or other type of structure designed to emit light from a system of lamps and lenses and to serve as a beacon for navigational aid, for maritime pilots at sea or on inland waterways.
In antiquity, the lighthouse functioned more as an entrance marker to ports than as a warning signal for reefs and promontories, unlike many modern lighthouses.
Piece of land that is bordered mostly by water but connected to mainland.
A peninsula can also be a headland, cape, island promontory, bill, point,
Rich and powerful ancient Greek city in Mysia.
It is located 26 km from the modern coastline of the Aegean Sea on a promontory on the north side of the river Caicus (modern-day Bakırçay) and northwest of the modern city of Bergama, Turkey.