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  Dundee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Dundee (Dùn Dèagh in Gaelic) is Scotland's fourth largest city, population 154,674 (2001), situated on the North bank of the Firth of Tay.
Dundee celebrated its 800th anniversary in 1991, and is known as the 'City of Discovery' in honor of the RRS Discovery, Robert Falcon Scott's famous Antarctic exploration vessel [1].
Dundee became a walled city in 1545 during a period of English hostilities known as the 'rough wooing' (Henry VIII's violent attempt to extend his Protestant ambitions North by marrying his youngest son Edward, Duke of Cornwall to Mary, Queen of Scots).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Dundee,_Scotland   (2554 words)

  
 Dundee - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Since the abolition of two-tier local government in Scotland in 1996, the City of Dundee (incorporating the town of Broughty Ferry) has been a self-contained Unitary Authority.
Dundee supported 36 spinning mills by 1835, paving the way for a flourishing industry in the production of jute, a common fiber.
Dundee has a true claim to pop fame, having produced one of the defining soul-funk bands of the 1970s — the Average White Band.
www.leessummit.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Dundee,_Scotland   (2536 words)

  
 Dundee Area Main Page on Undiscovered Scotland
Dundee is Scotland's fourth city and known historically for its shipbuilding and whaling, for its jam, and for its jute industry.
Dundee is also home to two universities: with all that implies for the availability of restaurants, pubs, and book and record shops.
Dundee is an ancient settlement, probably being used as a supply base by the Romans during their brief spell in Northern Scotland after AD 83 (see our Historical Timeline).
www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk /areadund   (715 words)

  
 University of Dundee - Scotland, City & Campus
The city of Dundee is situated within the United Kingdom on the east coast of Scotland.
Lying on the south-facing slopes of the mile and a half estuary of the river Tay, Dundee is known as the 'City of Discovery', a title which relates to the fact that Scott of the Antartic's research ship 'Discovery' was built here at the turn of the century.
Dundee is readily accessible by road or rail from the main centres of population in the UK.
www.personal.dundee.ac.uk /~wjwebste/campus.htm   (310 words)

  
 Dundee Information - Tayside - Angus - Scotland UK   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Dundee is an active and friendly city situated near the mouth of the River Tay in the county of Angus, on the East coast of Scotland.
Scotland's fourth largest city, it offers a fine quality of life with more hours of sunshine and cleaner air than any other city in Scotland.
Dundee Airport is situated only two miles from the City Centre, and less than 10 minutes by taxi from the main railway and bus stations.
www.city-of-dundee.info   (560 words)

  
 Central Baptist Church, Dundee Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Central Baptist Church is a vibrant and dynamic Christian fellowship of approximately 300 members located in the heart of the City of Dundee, Scotland.
In close proximity to both the University of Dundee, and the University of Abertay Dundee, CBC offers a spiritual home to much of the City's student population.
The Baptist heritage in Scotland stems from the Anabaptist movement of the Reformation period with the earliest records of a Baptist witness in Dundee dating back to the middle of the eighteenth century.
www.cbcdundee.org.uk   (148 words)

  
 Dundee Hotels - Hotel Accommodation in Dundee | Scotland United Kingdom
Also known as the ‘City of Discovery’, Dundee is Scotland’s fourth largest city.
Dundee was traditionally known as the city of the three J’s — Jute, Jam and Journalism.
The Carnoustie Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa is one of Scotland’s 4 star deluxe golf resorts and is adjacent to the 1st tee and 18th green of the famous Championship Course host venue for the 2007 Open Cham (Hotel is 9.7 miles from Dundee - in the town of Carnoustie) (4 Star)
www.simplehotels.com /en/gb/dundee   (409 words)

  
 The Dundee Blog - Dundee, Scotland, Weblog, News, Sport, Websites and more   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Dundee Murders Book by Dundee man tops the Scottish charts.
Researchers at the University of Dundee pioneer breast cancer research to find new way of predicting the development of the disease.
Five hooligans convicted of rioting banned from Tannadice by Dundee UTD.
www.latedecember.com /sites/local/blogs/dundeeblog   (365 words)

  
 bio-dundee
Biotechnology is one of Dundee and Tayside's key sectors.
BioDundee has been established as a partnership between all those involved within the sector, to ensure that issues are addressed and actions taken which will enable life sciences in Dundee to become increasingly competitive, within an increasingly competitive global environment.
The aspiration is to foster and create within Dundee an environment where continuous learning, continuous improvement, and innovation can take place and where experiences can be shared and best practices can be embraced by existing, new and incoming companies.
www.biodundee.co.uk   (141 words)

  
 Dundee Football Club Online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Dundee's under 19s dropped their first points of the season in a match during which both the young Dees and St Johnstone had periods of domination.
Both sides played some fine football and a share of the points was the correct result in the end, although Dundee had opportunities to make sure of the points when they led 2-1.
Scotland goalkeeping coach Jim Stewart has joined the staff at Dens Park, he'll work with Kelvin Jack, (fit again) Derek Soutar and Scott Murray, having already had a couple of sessions with the keepers.
www.thedees.co.uk   (475 words)

  
 Overview of Dundee   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
A university city in the Midland Valley of Scotland, situated 22 miles (35 km) east of Perth between the Firth of Tay and the Sidlaw Hills and connected to Fife by rail and road bridges.
A royal burgh since the 12th Century, it was constituted a city in 1889 at the height of its industrial development as a textile and jute milling centre.
Chief amongst the city's teaching and research establishments are the University of Dundee, which was founded as University College in 1881 and incorporated with St Andrews until 1967, the University of Abertay Dundee, Dundee College, and Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art.
www.geo.ed.ac.uk /scotgaz/towns/townfirst399.html   (258 words)

  
 The Mystery Worshipper: The Steeple, Overgate, Dundee, Scotland
The building: The church's steeple is the oldest building in Dundee, dating back to the 15th century, and is one of only 16 bell-ringing towers in Scotland.
The rest of the church building is far newer, dating from the 19th century, and it appears to have been razed and rebuilt several times over the centuries.
The plaza outside is a favourite haunt of the local skateboarders; it was interesting to note that the church has a petition box inside for a new skateboard rink to be built.
www.ship-of-fools.com /Mystery/2004/784.html   (1073 words)

  
 Dundee United FC -
Dundee United today welcomed the stiff jail sentences handed out to violent hooligans in Glasgow but denied any connection with the Club.
This website, and its component parts, are the property of The Dundee United Football Company Limited, and are protected by the copyright laws of the United Kingdom and under international law.
The website may not be copied, duplicated, stored or otherwise reproduced, in whole or in part or parts, without the express written consent of the Company.
www.dundeeunitedfc.co.uk   (270 words)

  
 Dundee Internationals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Dundee Internationals is a group of people based in the Dundee area who welcome International students studying in or near the City of Dundee in Scotland, whether at the University of Dundee, Abertay University or elsewhere.
Throughout the year we try to provide a link between hosts who live in Dundee and students from overseas, so that students who are living a long way from home may enjoy local hospitality.
Visitors to Dundee often enjoy sightseeing, so we have included on this web site a directory of places to see in and around Dundee together with our personal comments upon them.
www.dundee-internationals.org.uk   (204 words)

  
 Dundee hotel accommodation Forfar Angus - The Internet Guide to Scotland
Scotland Made Easy can plan a customised itinerary for a self-drive tour to suit your interests, budget and time available.
The country's association of activity holiday providers has members in Angus & Dundee offering a wide range of outdoor activities.
Fyvie Castle - said to be one of the most splendid castles in Scotland.
www.scotland-inverness.co.uk /angus.htm   (583 words)

  
 Glamis Castle, Dundee, Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Glamis is still the family home of the Earls of Strathmore, but is open to the public.
The family home of the Earls of Strathmore since 1372, when Robert II of Scotland gave the castle to Sir John Lyon.
It has, of course, close connections with the present Royal Family, being the childhood home of Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother (she being the youngest daughter of the 14th Earl), and Princess Margaret was born here in 1930
www.scotland-calling.com /forts/glamis.htm   (226 words)

  
 Sighting Dundee, Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Fairmuir Park mentioned is about 2 miles north of the Tay and the Thomson Street mentioned later is about half a mile north of the Tay.
Dundee's small airport's traffic consists mostly of small private aircraft which are very familiar to locals.
As I mentioned in the report I have just submitted to you, I have scanned the rough sketches which were given to me, and they are hereby attached.
www.virtuallystrange.net /ufo/updates/1999/may/m05-009.shtml   (961 words)

  
 The Mystery Worshipper: St Mary's, Overgate, Dundee, Scotland
There are also some bright red banners on the pillars depicting the church's octocentenary in 1990: they look somewhat out-of-place with the rest of the decor, but the anniversary is probably a big thing for the congregation.
The church: Apparently, this is the main parish church for the city of Dundee.
The neighbourhood: St Mary's is located in the heart of Dundee's retail centre, and is surrounded on three sides by the modern glass-fronted Overgate shopping centre.
www.ship-of-fools.com /Mystery/2004/792.html   (981 words)

  
 ESPN.com Soccernet Scotland: News - Dundee coach cautions Scots about going foreign
Given that Dundee's boss famously rated his midfield prodigy in the £10million bracket after victory at Ibrox last season, it would be safe to assume that Bonetti believes him worthy of further international recognition.
And Bonetti - in a week when he has added a Georgian, an Italian and the Chinese captain to his cosmopolitan squad - suggested there is a depth of Scots talent worthy of the international stage.
Zoff, recently relieved of his duties at Lazio, has ascended from unlikely outsider to continental stalking horse in recent weeks and Bonetti, while not daring to promote a particular candidate to the attention of David Taylor and the SFA executive committee, believes he would be an ambitious and successful appointment.
www.soccernet.com /scotland/news/2001/1026/20011026dfcsscotboss.html   (661 words)

  
 Dundee Methodist Church | HOME   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This map of part of Dundee clearly shows where we can be found.
Dundee Methodist Church is in the Scotland District of The Methodist Church.
It is in the Angus, Dundee and Perthshire circuit.
dundmeth.webspace.fish.co.uk   (223 words)

  
 Dundee Apartments for rent Dundee apartment rentals, Dundee furnished apartments to rent.
Dundee Apartments for rent Dundee apartment rentals, Dundee furnished apartments to rent.
About Us Sublet.com is a Dundee apartment rental website that advertises Dundee apartments, Dundee roommates, Dundee houses for rent Dundee sublets and subleases.
Dundee housing rentals, apartments, roommates, houses, tenants and landlords have not been verified or evaluated.
www.sublet.com /Area_Rentals/unitedkingdom/Dundee_Rentals.asp   (77 words)

  
 Dundee, Scotland
Know for jute mining, journalism and something else that started with a 'j' but not juggling, Dundee Scotland is where my mother, a lesser known heroine in my book, was born and raised.
There's no monument here for her, but the house she grew up in still stands, the church her great grandparents attended is still open and a bunch of relatives still live in the area.
There was a time when Dundee was a key whaling port and fishing area.
galileo.spaceports.com /~bachmann/sauntering/DundeeScotland.htm   (161 words)

  
 ESPN.com Soccernet Scotland: News - Dundee rivals target ground-share
The Dundee clubs have written to the Scottish Premier League to ask for permission to groundshare in the future.
And now Dundee and Tannadice chairmen Jimmy Marr and Scott Carnegie have made a formal request to the SPL.
'Notwithstanding this, we believe that a distinction can and should be made to allow the football teams of Dundee and Dundee United to share the same stadium.
www.soccernet.com /scotland/news/2002/0917/20020917dundeeground.html   (164 words)

  
 YouthLink Scotland - Welcome
The publication of YouthLink Scotland’s statement on the nature and purpose of youth work, which secured wide support across the youth work sector and its resonance with the core objectives of the Curriculum for Excellence underlines the key role that youth work can play in delivering positive outcomes for young people.
YouthLink Scotland’s 2005 conference takes this as the starting point and develops the vision for young people in Scotland through examining positive practice in engaging with young people, including those that are hard to reach.
The conference concludes with a Civic Reception hosted by the Lord Provost of Dundee, John R. Letford JP, to which all delegates are warmly invited.
www.youthlink.co.uk   (363 words)

  
 Proud To Be An Arab - Dundee United FC
Proud To Be An Arab - Dundee United FC From humble beginnings in 1909, Dundee United have grown over the years to become one of Scotland's leading clubs.
This Dundee United site is owned by George Duncan.
This is an unofficial website, and is not connected in any way to Dundee United Football Club.
www.geocities.com /Colosseum/3504/dufc.html   (142 words)

  
 History Scotland Magazine: Resources
Maps of Scotland and Associated Archives - A project of the Edinburgh University Library (1550-1740; facsimiles).
Covers the history of the East of Scotland (Dundee, Arbroath, Montrose and Perth) and the sea.
CANMORE is the name given to the searchable database of the National Monuments Record of Scotland, providing information on architectural, archaeological and maritime sites throughout Scotland, along with an index to the archive collections held in the NMRS.
www.historyscotland.com /resourceshistory1.html   (910 words)

  
 The Gate Christian Church in Dundee Scotland
Because we are located in the heart of Dundee, right beside the city's university campus, our people come not only from Dundee but from many nations around the world - and each one has a story to tell of how God has transformed their lives.
Our passionate heart is to be a strong and growing church that is characterised by our love towards one another, wins many to faith in Christ and impacts our nation.
Dundee Church, Churches in Dundee, Churches in Scotland, Churches uk, Dundee churches, Scottish Churches, Christian churches
www.the-gate.org.uk   (166 words)

  
 The PAYNEs of Dromore and Dundee
DUNDEE & ANGUS CO., SCOTLAND Researchers: I am the Listowner/Administrator for the ANGUS CO., SCOTLAND Mailing List, which I founded in 1998.
Those that survived were lucky enough to have a trade-- weaving-- that could be applied to the jute industry which was developing in Dundee.
VISIT MY PAYNEs of Dundee, Scotland page-- PAYNEs I am related to and PAYNEs in Dundee I am trying to tie in.
www.geocities.com /Yosemite/Rapids/6953/page2.html   (1118 words)

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