Barnes

Barnes may refer to:

People
  • Barnes (name), a family name and a given name (includes lists of people with that name)
Placenames
  • Barnes, California, USA
  • Barnes, Kansas, USA
  • Barnes, London, England
    • Barnes railway station
    • Barnes Railway Bridge
  • Barnes, Sunderland, England
    • Municipal Borough of Barnes, (1894 to 1965)
  • Barnes, New South Wales, Australia
  • Barnes County, North Dakota, USA
  • Barnes Creek (Washington), a stream in the State of Washington, USA
  • Barnes Creek (Wisconsin), a stream in Wisconsin, USA
  • Barnes Ice Cap, on Baffin Island, Canada
Other
  • Barnes Foundation, art school near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Barnes Hospital, in Cheadle, Greater Manchester, England
  • Barnes–Hut simulation of gravitational forces
  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital, in St. Louis, Missouri, USA
  • Barnes Municipal Airport, in Westfield, Massachusetts, USA
  • Barnes Opening, an opening in chess
  • Barnes School, Devlali, India
  • USS Barnes, several warships

Famous quotes containing the word barnes:

    After all, it is not where one washes one’s neck that counts but where one moistens one’s throat.
    —Djuna Barnes (1892–1982)

    The heart of the jealous knows the best and most satisfying love, that of the other’s bed, where the rival perfects the lover’s imperfections.
    —Djuna Barnes (1892–1982)

    But no. Too soon I voun’ my charm abroke.
    Noo comely soul in white like her—
    Noo soul a-steppen light like her—
    An’ nwone o’ comely height like her—
    Went by; but all my grief agean awoke.
    —William Barnes (1801–1886)