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  1. Tamesis

    Tamesis was the ancient name for the River Thames. Sculptures titled Tamesis and Isis by Anne Seymour Damer can be found on the bridge at Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire. The original terracotta and plaster models were exhibited at the Royal Academy, London, in 1785. They are now on show at the River and Rowing Museum in Henley.

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  1. Tamesis

    the Latin name for the Thames, and so named by Cesar in his "Gallic War."

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