Preservation Island

Preservation Island
/prɛzəveɪʃən ˈaɪlənd/ (say prezuhvayshuhn 'uyluhnd)

an island in Bass Strait, part of the Furneaux Group; site of the wreck of Sydney Cove in 1797.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Preservation Inlet — is the southernmost fjord in Fiordland National Park and lies on the southwest corner of the South Island of New Zealand.GeographyA long narrow fjord extending north eastwards between Gulches Head to the north and Puysegur Point to the south.… …   Wikipedia

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  • Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach — The Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach is a private, nonprofit membership organization dedicated to the preservation of the historic, architectural, as well as cultural heritage of Palm Beach, Florida. Through advocacy initiatives, educational …   Wikipedia

  • Island Special Constabulary Force — Infobox Police Department name = Island Constabulary Force motto = Serve, Protect and Reassure established = 1904 jurisdiction = Jamaica sworn = about 2,000 officers non sworn = CSO = stations = about 20 (J.C.F Head Stations Only). Commandant =… …   Wikipedia

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