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  Elblag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The city of Elblag was founded in 1237 by German tradesmen near the ruins of the Prussian fortress and trading settlement of Truso, on the ancient Amber Road in Pomesania.
Elblag as well as all of Prussia were by Holy Roman Emperor Friedrich II assigned to the government of the German Order of Teutonic Knights, a religious order formally under the pope.
In 1772 Elblag, after the First Partition of Poland was forcibly annexed to the Kingdom of Prussia, from 1871 a part of the German Empire.
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 Elblag - small and mighty   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Elblag, the capital city of the region, was referred to as early as 1237 when it was established as a port city in competition to Gdańsk.
The nearest airport is in Gdańsk 70 kilometers from Elblag.
Fifty kilometers from Elblag, Frombork fishing port is the last resting place of Copernicus and location of the Copernicus complex of museums and a planetarium, in honor of the namesake's contributions to the development of science.
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 Elbląg - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
At the time of the First Partition of Poland in 1772, the city lost its privileges as city-state and was annexed to the Kingdom of Prussia, which in 1871 became a part of the German Empire.
Nicolas cathedral in Elblag - a monumental 13th century gothic church (cathedral only from 1992, before it was a parochial church), damaged in fire in late 18th century, then destroyed in WWII and reconstructed
Mary's church in Elblag - former Dominicans church, erected in 13th century, rebuild in 14th and 16th centuries; damaged in WWII and reconstructed in 1961 as an art gallery; remnants of cloister are partially preserved
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Elblag   (2100 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Elblag, Poland (Polish Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
In 1237 the Teutonic Knights built a castle, around which developed a settlement.
Elblag joined the Hanseatic League in the late 13th cent.
Along with other Prussian towns, it revolted against the Teutonic Knights c.1450 and submitted to the rule of Poland.
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 UBC - Project Gallery / Cultural institutions / Elblag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Elblag, inhabited by 130 000 inhabitants, is situated at Elblag-river that connects the Vistula Bay and the Druzno Lake.
Elblag was a member of the Hanseatic League and is located on the borders of two geographical regions: Zutawy in the west and Elblaska-Height in the east.
The town is of interest for tourists; in the neighbourhood of Elblag are located Malbork that is a medieval castle - one of the biggest defencial fortress in Europa, Frombork which is the town of N. Copernicus and which has a monumenthal gothic cathedral.
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 Elblag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
A city named Elblag in Pogesania was founded in 1237 by German tradesmen near the ruins of the Prussian fortress and trading settlement of Truso, on the ancient Amber Road.
When Prussia was divided into four dioceses, Elblag and Pogesania became part of one of the four dioceses named Pomesania.
At the time of the First Partition of Poland in 1772, the city lost its privileges and was annexed to the Kingdom of Prussia, which in 1871 became a part of the German Empire.
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Trowbridge was approached by the Polish town of Elblag in October 1998, suggesting a tripartite link, Elblag already being twinned with Leer, Trowbridge's twin town in Germany.
It was then realised that Elblag was a large town of some 130,000 residents, so it was agreed that, unusually, and possibly uniquely, the West Wiltshire district should twin with Elblag.
Elblag experienced a revival in the 19th century when the railway and the Ostroda - Elblag canal - were built and many industrial plants were established.
www.trowbridge.gov.uk /towninfo.asp?id=108   (456 words)

  
 Polish culture: Museum of Elblag
The Museum of Elblag is housed in the buildings of the first Polish arts and humanities secondary school, established in the sixteenth century on the former premises of the Teutonic Order's settlement and castle dating from the thirteenth century.
Among its holdings is an interesting collection of Baroque Elblag (Elbing) furniture decorated with intarsia, sixteenth through eighteenth century pewter vessels, pieces from Pomeranian goldsmiths' workshops as well as Elblag and Dutch white ceramics decorated with cobalt and including tableware, tiles and complete stoves.
Archeologists have also uncovered traces of a fire and pieces of weapons and have thus helped to solve the riddle of the sudden collapse of this trading emporium by endorsing the argument that Truso had been destroyed as a result of a pirate raid in the late ninth or early tenth century.
www.culture.pl /en/culture/instytucje/muzea/in_mu_elblag   (323 words)

  
 ZobaczPolske.pl
Elblag is developing suplly, is administrative and industrial center, has many scientifics, cultural institutions, and  touristic attractions.
In XV century Elblag was very important port center and belonged to hansa's cities union.
Elblag is developing suplly, is administrative and industrial center, has many scientifics, cultural institutions, and touristic attractions more...
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 Elblag #8 History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Established in 1975, the province of Elblag is bordered on the north by the Baltic Sea and Russia and by the Polish provinces of Olsztyn on the east, Torun on the south, Bydgoszcz on the southwest, and Gdansk on the west.
Elblag was founded in 1237 by the Teutonic Knights.
Elblag has subsequently been rebuilt and continues to be the commercial centre as well as the capital of Elblag province.
www.geocities.com /Heartland/Prairie/3226/Elblag/ehistory   (275 words)

  
 UBC - Environmental Bulletin No 1, 2000   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In Elblag in kindergarten No 5, children are taught how to act and at the same time develop own open attitude to life and environment.
A good example about learning process and also about spreading good practices in general is that of a visit of Elblag school representatives to Sweden, which inspired them to establish a school club of LA 21.
All these examples show, that Elblag has been able to implement several ideas into concrete projects, which no doubt will be key guidelines on the way to sustainable development.
www.ubc.net /newsletter/enviro1_00/p16.html   (360 words)

  
 Polfracht Shipping Agency Ltd. / Agencja Zeglugowa sp. z o.o.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Elblag (130,000 inhabitants), a large industrial, commercial and cultural centre, lies on the edge of a scenic highland region, approx 80 km from Gdansk and Gdynia.
Elblag is situated on the river Elblag which joins lake Druzno with Zalew Wislany.
The Elblag river has the natural inland shipping connection trough the Jagielonski channel, Nogat and Wisla river.
www.polfracht.pl /polfracht/psal/localinf/elb/portelb.htm   (108 words)

  
 cheap car hire elblag - car rental in elblag from Holiday Autos
elblag is only one of many car rental locations we offer throughout poland.
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We provide car hire in elblag and allow you to book up to 12 hours before departure, arrange different pick up/drop locations and choose from a vast range of cars - from small ‘runarounds’ to minivans and convertibles - in every location.
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 A pleasant morning stroll along the canal in Elblag brings us to the boat dock
A pleasant morning stroll along the canal in Elblag brings us to the boat dock.
After a friendly race down the canal the boats head into the first, and largest, of the six lakes that are linked by the canal, and we enjoy a last view of Elblag.
We arrive back in Elblag in plenty of time for a good dinner and a little railfanning along the 1000 mm narrow gauge tram system.
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 hotels in Elblag – Poland Hotels – Best Rate Hotels   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
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 Search: Elblag - Info.co.uk
Elblag: Latitude - 54o10' N, Longitude - 15o33' E. Elblag (130,000 inhabitants), a large industrial, commercial and cultural centre, lies on the edge of a scenic highland region, approx 80 km from Gdansk and Gdynia.
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 Elblag Hotels - Best prices, best places   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Elblag Hotel accommodation - Best prices, best places.
This is a modern; luxurious 3 star hotel ideally located in the city centre near to all amenities.
If you are looking for comfort and relaxation in a good location then the Elzam Hotel is the hotel to choose.
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 Elblag Hotels - Hotel Accommodation in Elblag | Poland
Elblag Hotels - Hotel Accommodation in Elblag
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With a great range of budget to luxury hotels in Elblag, with many reviews and thousands of visitors per day, you can be sure to enjoy your visit.
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 Elblag hotels and Elblag Poland Accommodation - Hotel.com.au Hotel Reservations
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 Hotels in Elblag, Poland
Description: Zulawy Hotel is situated in the centre of Elblag onthe way to Kaliningrad.
Here you start a tripthrough the Elblag channel with five shipways.Hotel offers organising and performance of thefunctions according to your wishes.
For more information on hotels in Elblag, Poland, click here.
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 Elblag Poland hotels & travel information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
For information about travelling to Elblag or for destination guides about other cities in Poland, go to our Travel Guides page.
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 GlobalFreeloaders.com / Elblag / Poland / Stay for Free
All these GlobalFreeloaders members are in Elblag and may be available to host you while you're in the area.
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Small, cozy room, suit singles or married (!) couples in a nice and calm district, close to the centre, pubs and everything you need.
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 Elblag Hotels — Discount Hotels Elblag Poland
The Following is a List of Hotels in Elblag.
If you follow these links you will find discount rates for each hotel in Elblag.
Zulawy Hotel is situated in the centre of Elblag onthe way to Kaliningrad.
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 Warmia-Mazury
On July 27, 1998, the president of Poland A. Kwasniewski signed into law a bill dividing Poland into 16 new provinces, instead 49 provinces.
Portions of Elblag, Olsztyn, Suwalki and Ostroleka are incorportated into the new province of Warmia-Mazury.
Former province of Elblag - - - - - - Former province of Olsztyn
geocities.com /Heartland/Prairie/3226/warmaz/index.html   (309 words)

  
 Andrzej Kempiński - el presidente del ayuntamiento en Elblag   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
He recibió 28.64% de votos válidos en las Elecciones del Senado de Cera de 21 Septiembre 1997 en el Elblag la Provincia.
El Presidente del Comité Especial del consejo municipal para conectar Elblag a la Provincia de Pomorze (desde que 1998); presidente del Elblag Financie el Concilio (desde que 1999).
El presidente del hielo del Comité Social para la Posición Presente Quo de el Elblag la Provincia visitó por el Elblag la Casa del gobierno del Ser en El 18 de junio de 1996.
www.kempinski.elblag.pl /esp.htm   (345 words)

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