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 Meurthe-et-Moselle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The current boundary between Meurthe-et-Moselle and Moselle was the border of France and Germany from 1871 to 1919.
Meurthe-et-Moselle is part of the région of Lorraine and is surrounded by the departments of Meuse, Vosges, Bas-Rhin and Moselle and by Luxembourg and Belgium.
Meurthe-et-Moselle was created in 1871 at the end of Franco-Prussian War from territories of the departments of Moselle and Meurthe which remained to France.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Meurthe-et-Moselle   (212 words)

  
 MEURTHE-ET-MOSELLE - LoveToKnow Article on MEURTHE-ET-MOSELLE
The principal affluents of the Moselle are the Madon and the Orne on the left, and on the right, besides the Meurthe, the Seille, which in one part of its course forms the boundary of Alsace-Lorraine.
This canal communicates with the Moselle, which is navigable from Frouard downwards, and with the Eastern canal, which unites the Meuse and the Moselle with the Saone and the Rhone.
On the north-east it is watered by the Orne, a tributary of the Moselle, and the Chiers, which runs by Montmedy to join the Meuse.
1.1911encyclopedia.org /M/ME/MEURTHE_ET_MOSELLE.htm   (1346 words)

  
 Kids.net.au - Encyclopedia Meurthe-et-Moselle -
Meurthe-et-Moselle is a French département, number 54, named after the Meurthe[?] and Moselle rivers.
www.kidsseek.com /encyclopedia-wiki/me/Meurthe-et-Moselle   (64 words)

  
 TOUL - LoveToKnow Article on TOUL
The south front extends from the Moselle at Villey-leSec south-westwards till it meets the southern end of the west front on the high ground overlooking the Meuse valley.
Toul is situated in a plain on the left bank of the Moselle, which skirts the town on the S. and S. E., while on the N. it is bordered by the Marne-Rhine canal.
Immediately after the FrancoGerman War the whole system of frontier defence was revised, and of all the new fortresses of the Meuse and Moselle Toul is perhaps the most formidable.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /T/TO/TOUL.htm   (787 words)

  
 Lorraine
In 1940 the Department of the Moselle was detached from the rest of occupied France and placed under the authority of a Head of the Civil Administration.
In 1870 Lorraine was occupied by German troops (s.b.) and a year later parts of the departments of the Meurthe and of the Moselle were formally annexed to Germany.
Commissioner of the Government Commissaire du Gouvernement 1848 Prosper Billaudet, also Commissioner General for the Meurthe, Meuse and Vosges 1801 - 1871 Prefects Préfets 1848 Prosper Billaudet s.a.
www.geocities.com /CapitolHill/Rotunda/2209/Lorraine.html   (1179 words)

  
 Pont-à-Mousson (Municipality, Meurthe-et-Moselle, France)
Its name translates as "Bridge-to-Mousson" and refers to the bridge on the river Moselle already mentioned in the IXth century and the hill of Mousson, located 9 km east of the city, on which the Count built a fort.
The Société Anonyme des Hauts Fourneaux et Fonderies de Pont-à-Mousson merged in 1970 with Saint-Gobain, and was renamed in 2000 Saint-Gobain PAM.
The flag of Pont-à-Mousson is derived from the municipal coat of arms.
flagspot.net /flags/fr-54-pm.html   (321 words)

  
 Lorraine
region, encompassing the northeastern French départements of Vosges, Meuse, Meurthe-et-Moselle, and Moselle and roughly coextensive with the historical region of Lorraine.
The population is heavily concentrated along the Moselle River between Nancy and Thionville.
Lower Lorraine thus included most of the historic Netherlands belonging to the German kingdom between the Rhine, middle Meuse, and Schelde rivers, while Upper Lorraine included the Ardennes, the Moselle valley, and the upper Meuse valley.
www.hfac.uh.edu /gbrown/philosophers/leibniz/britannicapages/Lorraine/Lorraine.html   (804 words)

  
 MEURTHE-ET-MOSELLE - LoveToKnow Article on MEURTHE-ET-MOSELLE
The principal affluents of the Moselle are the Madon and the Orne on the left, and on the right, besides the Meurthe, the Seille, which in one part of its course forms the boundary of Alsace-Lorraine.
This canal communicates with the Moselle, which is navigable from Frouard downwards, and with the Eastern canal, which unites the Meuse and the Moselle with the Saone and the Rhone.
On the north-east it is watered by the Orne, a tributary of the Moselle, and the Chiers, which runs by Montmedy to join the Meuse.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /M/ME/MEURTHE_ET_MOSELLE.htm   (1346 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Meurthe
Nancy, city, northeastern France, capital of Meurthe-et-Moselle Department, on the Meurthe River, in Lorraine.
It is worse than a crime, it is a blunder.
It is an industrial center in a region...
encarta.msn.com /encnet/refpages/search.aspx?q=Meurthe   (72 words)

  
 RCCIL : Lorraine in Europe, meurthe et moselle, vosges, moselle, meuse
RCCIL : Lorraine in Europe, meurthe et moselle, vosges, moselle, meuse
orraine is a plateau cut from south to north by the three valleys of the Meurthe, the Moselle and the Meuse.
It rises progressively on the Vosges slopes up to the crest line (Schlucht 1360m).
www.lorraine.cci.fr /ENGLISH/C1/101_4.htm   (110 words)

  
 Lorraine --  Encyclopædia Britannica
German Lothringen région, encompassing the northeastern French départements of Vosges, Meuse, Meurthe-et-Moselle, and Moselle and roughly coextensive with the historical region of Lorraine.
région, encompassing the northeastern French départements of Vosges, Meuse, Meurthe-et-Moselle, and Moselle and roughly coextensive with the historical region of Lorraine.
The region has an area of 9,092 square miles (23,547 square km) and is bounded by the départements of Ardennes and Marne to the west, Haute-Marne and Haute-Saône to the south, and...
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9048981   (629 words)

  
 Meurthe River - Psychology Central
It gave its name to the present French département Meurthe-et-Moselle and the former département Meurthe.
The Meurthe is a river in north-eastern France, tributary to the river Moselle.
It flows into the river Moselle near Nancy.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Meurthe_River   (124 words)

  
 11lorraine.htm
The cotices wavy allude to the Rivers Meurthe and Moselle.
Much of Moselle and Meurthe were annexed by the German Reich in 1871, at the end of the Franco-Prussian War.
The arms of Metzervisse, Moselle, contain elements of three of the quarters of Modelange: the first quarter appears without the menhir; the third includes a tower between the escallops; and the arms of Luxembourg appear in both coats.
www.briantimms.com /chf/11lorraine.htm   (12810 words)

  
 Luneville --  Encyclopædia Britannica
town, in the Meurthe-et-Moselle département, Lorraine région, eastern France, situated at the confluence of the Vezouze and Meurthe rivers, east-southeast of Nancy.
www.britannica.com /eb/article-9049373?tocId=9049373   (433 words)

  
 guichett - 32002D0626 -
(1) In April 2002 classical swine fever was confirmed in the feral pig population in the department of Moselle in France, at the border with the department Meurthe-et-Moselle, Luxembourg and Germany.
The plan submitted by France for the eradication of classical swine fever from feral pigs in Moselle and Meurthe-et-Moselle is hereby approved.
(2) In accordance with Article 16 of Directive 2001/89/EC, the French authorities have submitted a plan for the eradication of classical swine fever from feral pigs in Moselle and in the bordering department of Meurthe-et-Moselle.
europa.eu.int /smartapi/cgi/sga_doc?smartapi!celexapi!prod!CELEXnumdoc&lg=EN&numdoc=32002D0626&model=guichett   (238 words)

  
 SCHNEIDER "Type 119"
Schneider et Cie., le Creusôt, Saone et Loire.
Schneider’s standard gauge 0−6−0 side tank "Type 119" was introduced after the First World War and, together with the many German locomotives received as reparations, helped to fill the needs of French industry in the immediate post-war years.
As far as is known, however, she was never re−sold and lay out of use at Bouray for several years before being cut up.
www.irsociety.co.uk /Archives/9/schneider.htm   (646 words)

  
 Baccarat, Meurthe-et-Moselle - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
It is a commune in the Meurthe-et-Moselle département in the south of the Lorraine région.
In 1764, King Louis XV granted permission to the Bishop of Metz to establish a glassworks at Baccarat.
The Baccarat crystalworks are world-famous for their glass and crystal artwork, and the Musée du Cristal, owned by the company, is Lorraine's biggest private museum.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Baccarat,_Meurthe-et-Moselle   (104 words)

  
 baccarat on Encyclopedia.com
Marshall Field's Forms Unique Partnership with Baccarat Crystal; Venerable French crystal designer to open boutique in Marshall Field's State Street store.
The term baccarat is supposed to mean “nothing” and is applied to hands whose point total ends with a cipher.
Acclaimed Lighting Designer Ingo Maurer and Baccarat Help UNICEF Brighten the World for Children With the Unveiling of the Largest Outdoor Chandelier of Its Kind; Sarah Jessica Parker to Light the UNICEF Crystal...
www.encyclopedia.com /html/b1/baccarat.asp   (582 words)

  
 Luxury Hotels in Meurthe-et-Moselle - Meurthe-et-Moselle France
An outstanding establishment in the heart of the Lorraine countryside, nestled against gently sloping hillsides stretching as far as the banks of the Moselle.
The architecture and the immense gardens blend together in a 2,5 hectare (5 acre) park along the Moselle river.
Situated between Metz and Nancy, the stopover town of Pont-à-Mousson is sure to win the hearts of art, history and nature aficionados, courtesy of its rich history, numerous monuments and district park.
www.travel-europe-direct.co.uk /France/Meurthe_et_Moselle?sortorder=DESC   (816 words)

  
 German Genealogy: Lorraine
At this time, the remaining French-speaking parts of the départements of Meurthe and of Moselle were linked together and became what is still the present département of Meurthe-et-Moselle.
All the Church records of the départements of Meurthe-et-Moselle, Meuse and Vosges were put on microfilms which you can consult at the Family History Library.
At the time of the French defeat of 1871, the German-speaking parts of the département of Meurthe and of the département of Moselle were merged to build one of the 3 districts of the Alsace-Lorraine Reichsland,:
www.genealogienetz.de /reg/ELS-LOT/lorraine.html   (2731 words)

  
 Agence France Presse French: Grâce au Tour de France, le téléphone portable arrive à Maron (Meurthe-et-Moselle)@ HighBeam Research
Grce au tour de France, qui y passait jeudi, le village de Maron, situ entre Toul et Nancy en Meurthe-et-Moselle, a enfin accs la tlphonie mobile, a indiqu le maire de la commune.
Jusqu' ce que le Tour de France traverse Maron pour la premire fois de son histoire, la commune de 850 habitants tait "dans un trou" et...
This material is published under license from the publisher through ProQuest Information and Learning Company, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1P1:110805263&refid=holomed_1   (233 words)

  
 Genealogy Data
Marriage: 3 JAN 1798 in Chaudeney-sur-moselle,Meurthe et Moselle,Lorraine,France
Marriage: 24 JAN 1855 in Chaudeney-sur-Moselle,Meurthe et Moselle,Lorraine,France
Marriage: 12 JAN 1797 in Chaudeney-sur-Moselle,Meurthe et Moselle,Lorraine,France
worldroots.com /ged/philippe/dat6.html   (249 words)

  
 MOSELLE
Moselle is part of the current région of Lorraine and is surrounded by the French departments of Meurthe-et-Moselle and Bas-Rhin, as well as Germany (states of Saarland and Rhineland-Palatinate) and Luxembourg in the north.
The remaining area of Briey was merged with the amputated Meurthe département to create the new Meurthe-et-Moselle département (a new name chosen on purpose to remind people of the lost Moselle département) with its préfecture at Nancy.
Moselle was liberated by the American army in 1944 and returned to France, with the same limits as in 1919.
www.info-venezia.com /Moselle   (1525 words)

  
 I Giochi Migliori - Albergo - Baccarat - Meurthe et Moselle (54) - Lorraine - Alberghi ...
I Giochi Migliori - Albergo - Baccarat - Meurthe et Moselle (54) - Lorraine - Alberghi...
Albergo - Baccarat - Meurthe et Moselle (54) - Lorraine - Alberghi...
The Meskwaki Bingo Casino Hotel plans to break ground Thursday on an expansion project.
www.i-migliori-giochi.com /index.php/lnk-13-1-18.html   (520 words)

  
 Glassworks
BACCARAT Compagnie des Cristalleries de Baccarat, in Baccarat, Meurthe-et-Moselle, and Paris.
In 1873 a German journalist called Baccarat "the largest and most famous glassworks not only of France but worldwide." They are certainly the most famous yet.
Founded in 1764 in Baccarat sur Meurthe, about 30 miles southwest of Nancy in Lorraine.
www.pressglas.de /Sammlung/Teller_Einfuhrungstext/English/Explanations/Glassworks/glassworks.html   (2178 words)

  
 Meurthe-et-Moselle (Lorraine) - Travel Guide, Photos, Hotels
This ancient memorial is pleasantly situated at the edge of the Moselle river with its swans.
Known all over the world for its prestigious crystal, Baccarat is a well-kept and flowery town.
Built from 1953 until 1957, the modern art church is very original since it is the artists of Baccarat that realized the crystal stained glasses.
www.france-voyage.com /english/departements/meurthe-et-moselle.php   (806 words)

  
 NANCY - Online Information article about NANCY
See C. Pfister, Histoire de Nancy (Paris and Nancy, 1902) ; J. Cayon, Histoire physique, civile, morale et politique de Nancy (Nancy, 1846).
des arts et metiers), a chamber of commerce and a See also:
above its junction with the Moselle and on the See also:
encyclopedia.jrank.org /MOS_NAN/NANCY.html   (1587 words)

  
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