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  Scotland Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In 1603, the Scottish King James VI inherited the throne of England, and became James I of England.
The Scottish Football Association is the second oldest national football association in the world, with the Scottish national football team playing and hosting the world's first ever international football match.
The Scottish Reformation, initiated in 1560 and led by John Knox, was Calvinist, and throughout the 17th and 18th centuries, the Church of Scotland maintained a strict theology and kept a tight control over the morality of the population.
www.variedtastes.com /encyclopedia/Scotland   (5684 words)

  
 List of English districts by population - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This is a list of districts of England ordered by population.
Usage note: The areas listed are extremely varied in character, from distinct towns and cities, to slices of suburbia, to rural districts.
List of Welsh principal areas by population, List of Northern Ireland districts by population, List of Scottish council areas by population
www.pineville.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/List_of_English_districts_by_population   (238 words)

  
 Meetin 14/09/98   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Area Commissioner reported that a surplus amount of badges were available and it is hoped that at a future date some funds may be recovered by a sale of the badges at £1.00 each from badge enthusiasts.
The Area Treasurer has agreed to speak with Dumbarton District treasurer with the veiw to asking if consideration could be made to closing off their accounts in March instead of May at present.
The Area Commissioner requested that consideration be given by the executive to funds being made available to the AAC International to assist in the expenses being incurred by the AAC in problems encountered when foreign Scouts arrive un-announced into our Area.
members.aol.com /leeasuk/da/ecm3.htm   (1324 words)

  
 List of English districts by area - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This is a list of districts of England ordered by area.
The areas given are calculated from the Output Areas created for Census 2001 and made available on CD by the Office for National Statistics.
List of Scottish districts by area English counties by population
www.butte-silverbow.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/List_of_English_districts_by_area   (130 words)

  
 LIST OF ENGLISH DISTRICTS BY POPULATION FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This is a list of districts_of_England ordered by population.
This is ''not'' a list of largest cities in England.
The reason for London not being at the top of the list is that Greater_London's boroughs are listed, not Greater London or metropolitan London as a whole.
www.witwib.com /List_of_English_districts_by_population   (150 words)

  
 SCOTLAND FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Inventors, Scottish by birth or residence, have played prominent parts in such important inventions and discoveries as Watt's steam_engine, Macleod with insulin, McAdam's macadam roads, Thomson and Dunlop with the pneumatic_tyre, Bell's telephone, Baird's television, Robert_Watson-Watt's radar, and James_Chalmers' invention of the postage_stamp.
Although he subsequently styled himself as the ''King of Great Britain'', this was a personal_union: the two nations shared a head_of_state but for most of the period up until 1707 remained separate kingdoms with the exception of a brief period when Oliver_Cromwell overthrew the monarchy and Scotland was under English military occupation.
The intellectual nature of Calvinism contributed greatly to the predominance of Scottish thinkers in the age_of_Enlightenment (see Scottish_Enlightenment), but the Church's distrust of the sensual is seen as the reason why Scotland contributed little to classical music and art before the 19th century.
velocipay.com /Scotland   (5182 words)

  
 Clan Fergusson. A history of Clan Fergusson, complete with motto, tartan, clan crest,
Fergusson is a name that has been found in different districts of Scotland almost as long as the name has been alive although the origin of the clan is generally considered to be in Ross-shire.
We know with certainty that by the 13th century there were men in widely separated districts of Scotland which called themselves "sons of Fergus." It is recorded in the "Annals of Ulster" there was in 1216 a day of disaster to the "Clan Fergusa" at the hand of the Mormaer of Lennox's son.
In contrast to the list of noble Fergusson soldiers all through British military history, Robert Fergusson, an Aberdeen bank clerk’s son, who was born in 1750, died on the straw floor of an Edinburgh asylum aged twenty three, and was buried in an unmarked grave.
www.angelfire.com /d20/sbrentfergusson/history.html   (1115 words)

  
 GuruNet — Content Map
List of Second Afghan War Victoria Cross recipients
List of second generation Major League Baseball players
List of secondary and special-issue World War II infantry weapons
www.gurunet.com /cm-dsname-Wikipedia-dsid-2222-letter-1L-first-25901   (62 words)

  
 COURT - Online Information article about COURT
area thus conquered was occupied by a number of separate kingdoms, each with a royal family of its own.
district, and to which their dues, both in payments and services had to be rendered.
list of payments specified for a unit of ten hides, perhaps the normal holding of a twelfhynde man —though on the other hand it may be nothing more than a See also:
encyclopedia.jrank.org /COR_CRE/COURT.html   (4129 words)

  
 Cyndi's List - Scotland
Alphabetical list of registrars of births, deaths and marriages in Scotland.
A mailing list for anyone with an interest in Scotland and the Scots through genealogy; to conduct friendly discussion about almost anything with a Scottish connection that relates to that interest, so that other Scottish genealogy mailing lists are not cluttered by such postings.
Scottish ancestry research service including inexpensive lookups in the Scottish records, and all main type of Scottish family history research, specialising in the Scottish Lowlands.
www.cyndislist.com /scotland.htm   (5340 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
District 20 put on the Fellowcraft degree for the one day Grand Master's class with an outstanding lecture given by R:.
District 21 will be exemplifying the Entered Apprentice degree during the one day class on December 6th with District 21 exemplified the Entered Apprentice degree during the one day class on December 6th with R:.
Bryce is the Senior Deacon of Sutherland Lodge and the District 20 Chairman of Public Relations and Publicity, Public Education and Citizenship.
www.os2ss.com /connect/masons/tres1200.htm   (3402 words)

  
 Dallas Area   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Dallas Area Rapid Transit authority (or DART) is the transit agency in Dallas, Texas that operates buses, light rail, commuter rail, and HOV lanes in Dallas and 12 of its suburbs.
Citizens of 15 area cities had voted to levy a 1% sales tax to join the system by the time it began transit services in 1984 (though formal acquisition of the Dallas Transit System wouldn't be complete until 1988).
List of Welsh principal areas by percentage Welsh language
www.blownspeakers.com /pages3/23/dallas-area.html   (1239 words)

  
 York, Pennsylvania|York Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The York area is said to contain one pub for every day of the year, although this is now a little exaggerated.
In summer, when they are drier, these areas are used for recreation, and some are grazed by cattle.
The next people to assume ownership of the city assumed that the earlier name meant "boar" because the way it sounded to them like the Germanic "Eber-"/"Ever-", which is why the Deira Angles translated the local names into ''Eofer-wic''/''Eofor-wic'' for their capital which became Northumbria's centre of power later on.
www.echostatic.com /York,_Pennsylvania|York.html   (1803 words)

  
 NCEF Resource List: Early Childhood Facilities
Areas covered address cleaning standards and guidelines; equipment funding and inventory; maintenance of living environments and problem areas; checklists for school safety, health, and security; designing and remodeling; and playground maintenance.
Suggestions for locating and planning the area and a list of suggested materials and equipment, with quantities specified are included, and sample diagrams of three typical classrooms.
Each of the activity areas that may be contained in a children center is described in terms of their objectives, design requirements, participants, and the molecular activities engaged in by children.
www.edfacilities.org /rl/earlychildcenters.cfm   (8833 words)

  
 Catalog WZ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The list is in two sections, the first listing more common wines, the second listing old and more recent wine treasures.
It is listed ninth on a list of "gastronomic establishments" I saw, on which the oldest entry is dated 1126 (Austria), followed by others in Germany, France and Switzerland.
The date of the present wine list must be 1970, since it was purchased in 1970, and the most recent vintage listed is 1969.
bookdaemon.com /catalogwz.htm   (9884 words)

  
 SDFAbottom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Unfortunately, there are also many of Scottish descent wishing to trace their most recent surname's history, only to be frustrated by a lack of information.
The Scottish District Families Association would like to extend a warm welcome to all persons interested in promoting their heritage, as well as the heritage of the families of Scotland.
The Scottish District Families Association 2005 Annual General Meeting (AGM) is being held this year on October 22nd and 23rd, 2005, at the Richmond Highland games and Celtic Festival, located in Richmond, Virginia.
web.infoave.net /~jmcdaris/sdfa/sdfabottom.html   (1236 words)

  
 GENUKI: Genealogical research information for Derbyshire, England
Lists of some Derbyshire Lead Miners may be found in a Petition of miners of Derbyshire to the House of Commons for relief from the tax on lead, PRO Ref: E101/280/18.
Lists of names of those who were examined as being in need of poor relief, transcribed by Michael Spencer.
Her transcription also lists where the Freehold land which made the Voter eligible was situated (this was not necessarily the place where he lived) and for which of the three candidates he voted (Lord Charles Cavendish, Sir Nathaniel Curzon Bart.
www.genuki.org.uk /big/eng/DBY   (7192 words)

  
 Moray   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Scottish Greens and Scottish CND have today highlighted the need for calm to be restored following yesterday's disturbances in Edinburgh, and for as many peaceful protesters as possible to make their way to Gleneagles tomorrow, wearing white to revive the atmosphere of Saturday's march.
Simon Paterson, 37, left HM Coastguard after a dressing down from his bosses for going to the aid of a stricken yachtsman.
The Chilliwack Chiefs will not be represented on a task force that will identify which large-scale capital projects should be considered by the City of Abbotsford.
www.infothis.com /find/Moray   (296 words)

  
 Edinburgh University Library: Previously Answered Reference Questions
The Scottish cities are Aberdeen, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, and Stirling, the latter having had city status conferred in 2002.
Listings of the worlds costliest cities have been prepared annually by various bodies/agencies/consultants and their findings have been reported in the press.
The full list shows that 11 of the top 20 placings are occupied by European Union states, and that 13 of the top 20 are European states (EU and non-EU), according to this scale anyway.
www.lib.ed.ac.uk /faqs/parqs.shtml   (12489 words)

  
 Oldfield - Area Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Bluffton/Okatie area offers a charming glimpse into South Carolina's past, present and future.
A city whose roots date back to 16th Century French, Spanish and Scottish explorers, Beaufort is known for its Southern hospitality and casual seaside charm.
Discovered by the Spanish in 1514 and chartered by the British in 1711, Beaufort enjoyed great prosperity in the eighteenth century as indigo, rice plantations, and Sea Island Cotton brought tremendous wealth to the area prior to the Civil War.
www.crescent-resources.com /communit/oldfield/areainfo.asp   (680 words)

  
 Aberdeenshire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The surface, on the whole, is hilly and mountainous.
It is lowest in the districts bordering on the coasts; hilly in the interior, with much moor, but also with many slopes and hollows in a good state of cultivation; and grandly mountainous in the SW., where numerous summits, including Ben Macdhui (4296 ft.), rise above 3000 ft. Much of the country is well-wooded.
The Web team at Scottish Gymnastics is working very hard to obtain up to date contact and club information about this area of Scotland.
www.scottishgymnastics.com /Gym_finder/aberdeenshire.htm   (224 words)

  
 North Hills Christian Homeschoolers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
This is a list of activities and resources that might be of interest to homeschoolers.
Inclusion in this listing does not constitute an endorsement by NHCH, nor is it a comprehensive listing of what is available to homeschoolers in the greater Pittsburgh area.
Traditional Scottish Highland Dance classes are held on Tuesdays at the Coraopolis Presbyterian Church; the licensed instructor is Wendy Ferrell.
nhchweb.org /resources.html   (1831 words)

  
 City of Glasgow   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It has roughly the same area as the old Glasgow District Council and assumed the powers of that body, as well as taking on those of the old Strathclyde Regional Council for the Glasgow/ area.
This contrasts vividly to the Scottish National Party/ which gained the second largest number of votes cast (some 20% or so) but returned only 3 councillors.
Strathclyde Police is keen to speak to a Glasgow man in connection with the murder of Alexander Docherty.
www.infothis.com /find/City_of_Glasgow   (506 words)

  
 About Prince Edward Island - Au sujet de l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard
Approximately 56 per cent of the population lives in rural districts, while the remainder resides in urban areas, mostly in the capital city of Charlottetown.
About 80 per cent of the people are of English, Irish, or Scottish ancestry; and about 15 per cent of French origin.
Agriculture, tourism, fishing and forestry are the primary industries on the Island, with farming heading the list.
www.confederationcentre.com /aboutpei.asp   (367 words)

  
 ACMS - Faculty List   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Wendy has been teaching private lessons to students from schools in the Austin area since 1994 and is currently on the faculty of Allegro School of Music.
She finished as a semi-finalist in the Indiana Regional Metropolitan Opera Competition in 2000 and in 2001 was a winner in the South Bend Concerto Competition.
She is currently exploring specialized work in the area of performance-related injuries including Alexander Technique and the work of Dorothy Taubman.
www.austinlyricopera.org /acms/faculty.html   (6918 words)

  
 City Mayors: Largest UK towns and cities
Not all areas listed in the table are urban in nature.
In Scotland, the Scottish Borders comprises the markets towns of Peeble and Galashiels as well as large areas of rural and uncultivated hill areas.
Between now and November 2005, we are inviting you to vote, from this year’s short list of 65 finalists, for the mayor you think deserves most to win the 2005 World Mayor Award.
www.citymayors.com /gratis/uk_topcities.html   (738 words)

  
 DDN Communities: Access   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Partners Online (POL) serves as a social outlet for people with disabilties in the New England area to discuss their experiences, questions and feelings with others sharing similar experiences.
The Craigmillar Community Information Service (CCIS), a project funded by the European Union and Scottish Executive, is a community-based Internet service and training provider, a port of quality digital applications and services focused on employment, education, arts, youth, social welfare and the environment.
The Commission, under 214(e)(6), is required to conduct a designation proceeding in instances where the relevant state commission lacks the authority to perform the designation.
www.digitaldivide.net /community/access   (5443 words)

  
 GS/GG Webring E-Mailers
This list contains emails of individuals, their name, and a patch (or two - or three) they are willing to trade.
Please note, there is no guarantee of a successful trade when accessing someone from this list.
The list is organized by country and then by state/province.
jenefer.speedyweb.com /email.shtml   (360 words)

  
 new hampshire travel vacation history recreation museum lifestyle culture demko
Nestled along the banks of the Ammonoosuc River near the White Mountains of northern New Hampshire, downtown Littleton is a vibrant center of commerce.
Recent works by area artists were chosen by museum and nonprofit gallery directors across the region.
Visitors are now welcome to visit the hotel's Ballot Room with its collection of memorabilia and photos depicting the history of the New Hampshire Primary, general elections, and presidential candidates since 1960.
www.demko.com /ct030624.htm   (1409 words)

  
 Genealogy Helplist United Kingdom
Passenger lists of emigrants arriving in the US from 1820- 1830 lists the ship they sailed on, the age of passenger, exact date they arrived, where they emigrated from, what their occupations were and with whom they were travelling
Will search the indexes in Elgin Library for MIs and obituaries from local Press in the present district of Moray which includes most of the former county of Moray and about 2/3 of the former county of Banff.
I am doing research on the MANICOM family world-wide as all are descended from the same ancestor in the area of Clyst Honiton, Devon, UK.
users.tellurian.com /freddie/helplist/uk.htm   (1976 words)

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