Some articles on avon:
... The Avon Cup is a defunct WTA Tour affiliated tennis tournament played from 1983 to 1986 ... The event was sponsored by Avon Products and BMW during its tenure and was known as the Tournament of Champions in its final year ...
... Parliament of New Zealand Years Term Electorate Party 1972–1975 38th Avon Labour 1975–1978 39th Avon Labour 1978–1981 40th Avon Labour 1981–1984 41st Avon Labour 1984–1 ...
... Stratford-on-Avon Racecourse, also known as simply Stratford Racecourse is a thoroughbred horse racing venue located in Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, England ...
... Avon is served by the Fontainebleau-Avon station on the Transilien Paris – Lyon. ...
... The Avon Park Air Force Range (APAFR) (ICAO KAGR, FAA LID AGR) or MacDill Air Force Base Auxiliary Field, is a United States Air Force bombing range ... state of Florida located east of the city of Avon Park ...
More definitions of "Avon":
- (noun): A river in central England that flows through Stratford-on-Avon and empties into the Severn.
Synonyms: River Avon, Upper Avon, Upper Avon River
- (noun): A river in southwestern England rising in Gloucestershire and flowing through Bristol to empty into the estuary of the Severn.
Synonyms: River Avon
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