Waverley


Waverley

Waverley is the name of several different things:

*"Waverley" (novel), a novel by Sir Walter Scott
**The Waverley Novels, the series of which "Waverley" was the first
**The "Waverley" Overture, a work by Hector Berlioz inspired by Scott's novel__NOTOC__

Places

Australia

*Waverley, New South Wales, a local government area and suburb of Sydney
*Mount Waverley, Victoria, a suburb of Melbourne
*Glen Waverley, Victoria, a suburb of Melbourne
*Glen Waverley railway line, Melbourne, a suburban railway in Melbourne
*Waverley Park, a disused sporting stadium in Melbourne, formerly used for Australian rules football
*Waverley, Tasmania, a suburb of Launceston

New Zealand

*Waverley, Otago, a suburb of Dunedin
*Waverley, Taranaki, a small town in Taranaki

United Kingdom

*Waverley, Rotherham, a region of Rotherham, England
*Waverley, Surrey, a borough in England, named after Waverley Abbey

United States

:Cities, towns, etc.
*Waverley, a neighborhood in Belmont, Massachusetts
*Multiple locations in the United States use the spelling Waverly

Places on the National Register of Historic Places:
* Waverley (Marriottsville, Maryland)
* Waverley (Morgantown, Maryland)
* Waverley (West Point, Mississippi)

Canada

*Waverley, Nova Scotia, a former village that is now a part of the Halifax Regional Municipality
*Waverley Park (Thunder Bay), a municipal park in Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Transportation

*Edinburgh Waverley railway station, the main railway station in Edinburgh, Scotland
*Waverley Line, an abandoned railway line in Scotland that ran south from Edinburgh to Carlisle, now being reinstated between Edinburgh and Tweedbank
*GWR Waverley Class, a Great Western Railway 4-4-0 broad gauge steam locomotive and the class of similar locomotives
*PS "Waverley", a paddle steamer based on the River Clyde in Scotland
*Pope-Waverley automobiles

porting teams

Rugby Union

*Waverley Rugby Club, based in Waverley, New South Wales
*Waverley Cricket Club, a wandering cricket team from the Surrey/Hants area

ee also

*Waverly
*Wavorly


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