Ovid thus assigns Propertius his place: successor fuit hic (Tibullus), tibi, Galle: Propertius illi (Tibullo): Quartus ab his serie temporis ipse fui (Tr.
At Singapore the range is less than 5°; and at Batavia in Java, and Galle in Ceylon, it is about the same.
Some vases of this character, shown by Emile Galle and Daum Freres of Nancy, possessed considerable beauty.
The narrow isthmus'[between this lake and the sea, south of the Fort, is called Galle Face, and is occupied chiefly by promenades and recreation grounds.
These improvements caused Galle to be abandoned as a port of call for steamers in favour of Colombo, while Trincomalee has been abandoned as a naval station.