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  Talk:Duke - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Duque de Albufera (Albufera is a lake on the coast of Spain, 7 miles south of Valencia, near which Marshal Suchet gained a victory over the English in 1811 - ?victory title)
Duque de Almodovar del Valle in Cordoba province; ?marquess crown
Duque de Baena in Cordoba province; ducal crown
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 Ciudad Rodrigo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ciudad Rodrigo is a small cathedral city in Salamanca Province in western Spain (approximately a population of 7000 inhabitants, and head of the judicial district).
Ferdinand also re-established the bishopric as suffragan of the Diocese of Santiago de Compostella; comprises the greater part of the province of Salamanca, and a portion of the province of Cáceres, an act confirmed by Pope Alexander III in 1175.
Ciudad Rodrigo is also the birthplace of Siglo de Oro writer Feliciano de Silva.
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Conde de Vimeiro in Portugal, in 1812 Duque de.
Ciudad Rodrigo in Spain and Marques de Torres.
Vedras and Duque de Vittoria in Portugal, in 1815.
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 YourArt.com >> Encyclopedia >> Duke   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
Duke of Brittany (considered a sovereign state until personal union with France, by the marriage of Anne of Brittany with the French kings Charles VIII and Louis XII and of her daughter Claude with Renaissance King Francis I, who conclude the 1553 treaty rendering the union permanent while granting some autonomy)
Duque de Bragança (the home principality of the Portuguese royal dynasty after the post-Habsburg restoration of independence), became the primogeniture for the royal crown prince
Cadore: for amiral Jean-Baptiste Nompère de Champagny (ext.
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 Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo - One Language   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
The Spanish title of Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo was conferred on the British General Arthur Wellesley, 1st Viscount Wellington in January 1812.
It is held by his descendants the Dukes of Wellington.
Gerald Wellesley y Williams, 8th Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo (1885-1972), ceded the title to his son 1968
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 Duke   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
- Duque de Alva / Duke of Alba
- Cadore : for amiral Jean-Baptiste Nompère de Champagny (ext
Tarento: for maréchal Étienne-Jacques-Joseph-Alexandre MacDonald (1809; extinguished 1912) In the states of Parma and Piacenza; ceded to France by the treaty of Aranjuez of 21 March 1801; shortly before both territories were united to the French Empire on 24 May 1808:
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 Walls
Built by the king Fernando II of León, at XII century.
It was sieged at 1812 by the Duke of Wellington, who received also the title of "Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo" (see The Siege of Ciudad Rodrigo)
Built by the Marquis of Santillana (Don Iñigo López de Mendoza) at XV century.
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 A Brief History of Spain - the 18th and 19th Centuries
Most opinions consider the battle was won by Nelson’s brilliant non-conformist battle tactics whilst there are those who claim that it was lost by the miss-management of tactics by the French Admiral Pierre de Villeneuve who was in overall command of the opposing fleets.
The French Army marched through Spain to invade Portugal which was a British ally and in December captured Lisbon.
The Spanish Cortes (parliament) made Wellington a Grandee of Spain with the title Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo and he was awarded the title Viscount Wellington of Talavera by the British.
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Nowadays, Spanish infantes and infantas are usually given a dukedom upon marriage.
The current royal duchesses are: HRH the Duchess of Badajoz (Infanta Maria del Pilar), HRH the Duchess of Soria (Infanta Margarita), HRH the Duchess of Lugo (Infanta Elena) and HRH the Duchess of Palma de Mallorca (Infanta Cristina).
Two suffragan bishops, styled evêque-duc pair de France :
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 Articles - Duke   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-10)
** the bishop-duc de Langres (in Burgundy; bears the scepter)
* Duke of Aquitaine or duc d´Aquitaine or - de Guyenne (holds the second square banner)
In the Kingdom of Italy, in personal union with France, personally held by Napoleon I: Dalmatia (now in Croatia): for maréchal Nicolas Jean de Dieu Soult (1808, extinguished 1857)
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 The Wellington Society of Madrid.  We Tour, but we NEVER bore!
For this victory the British parliament made him Viscount Wellington of Talavera.
The Spanish Cortes made him a Grandee of Spain with the title Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo in February of 1812 and in the same year became Generalissimo of the Spanish armies.
After his crowning victory over the French at the Battle of Vitoria in the north of Spain on 21 June, 1813, Britain made him Field Marshal.
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 Vittoria
Picton is across the Zadorra and forcing the French left flank.
You are Earl Wellington, Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo, Commander in Chief of the allied armies in Spain.
You have pushed the French out of central Spain and they have decided to make at stand at Vittoria.
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