Sentence Examples


  • Millet, born near Cherbourg, stands in the public garden, and there is an equestrian statue of Napoleon I.
  • Of Cherbourg on the Western railway.
  • Cherbourg, its chid harbour, lies on the northern shore between the two promontories.
  • Its chief lines ran from Paris:to Le Havre via Mantes and Rouen, to Dieppe via Rouen, to Cherbourg, to Granyule and to Brest.
  • Of the coast defences the principal are Toulon, Antibes, Rochefort, Lorient, Brest, Olron, La Rochelle, BelleIsle, Cherbourg,St-Malo, Havre, Calais, Gravelines and Dunkirk A number of the older fortresses, dating for the most part from Louis XIV.s time, are still in existence, but are no longer of military importance.