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  Schweinfurt (district) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Schweinfurt is a Kreis (district) in the northwestern part of Bavaria, Germany.
Main rivers in the district are the Main and the Wern.
In 1972 the previous district Gerolzhofen was merged with the district.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Schweinfurt_(district)   (195 words)

  
 Schweinfurt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Schweinfurt is a city in the Unterfranken region of Bavaria in Germany on the right bank of the canalized Main, which is here spanned by several bridges, 27 km North-East of Würzburg.
Schweinfurt was again destroyed in the course of the Margravaian War, in 1554.
Schweinfurt was bombed 22 times by the USAAF and RAF, by a total of 2285 aircraft, until it was captured by the U.S. 42nd Infantry Division in house-to-house fighting in April 1945.
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 Bad Kissingen (district)
It is bounded by (from the northwest and clockwise) the district Main-Kinzig and Fulda in Hesse, and the districts of Rhön-Grabfeld[?], Schweinfurt[?] and Main-Spessart[?].
The district was established in 1972 by merging the former districts of Bad Kissingen, Bad Brückenau and Hammelburg.
The district is located in the southern portion of the Rhön Mountains[?].
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ba/Bad_Kissingen_(district).html   (128 words)

  
 Starnberg (district) - Biocrawler   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Starnberg is a Kreis (district) in the southern part of Bavaria, Germany.
Neighboring districts are (from the north clockwise) Fürstenfeldbruck, Munich, Bad Tölz-Wolfratshausen, Weilheim-Schongau and Landsberg.
The district was created in 1902, when the Bezirksamt München II was dissolved, and the new Bezirksamt Starnberg and Bezirksamt Wolfratshausen were created.
www.biocrawler.com /encyclopedia/Starnberg_(district)   (288 words)

  
 Online Encyclopedia and Dictionary - Main-Spessart
It is bounded by (from the north and clockwise) the districts of Bad Kissingen, Schweinfurt and Würzburg, the state of Baden-Württemberg (district of Main-Tauber), the districts of Miltenberg and Aschaffenburg, and the state of Hesse (district of Main-Kinzig).
The district was established in 1972 by merging the former districts of Gemünden, Karlstadt, Lohr and Marktheidenfeld
In the west of the district the Spessart mountains are rising.
fact-archive.com /encyclopedia/Main-Spessart   (138 words)

  
 Günzburg (district)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It is bounded by (from the north and clockwise) the districts of Dillingen, Augsburg, Unterallgäu and Neu-Ulm, and by the state of Bavaria (districts Alb-Donau and Heidenheim).
The district was established in 1972 by merging the former districts of Günzburg and Krumbach.
The Danube river and its tributaries characterise this district.
www.tocatch.info /en/Gunzburg_(district).htm   (268 words)

  
 Rottal-Inn: Encyclopedia topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Rottal-Inn is a Kreis (district) in the southeastern part of Bavaria (Bavaria: A state in southwestern Germany famous for its beer; site of an automobile factory), Germany (Germany: A republic in central Europe; split into East German and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990).
Neighboring districts are (from the south clockwise) Altötting (Altötting: altötting is a district in bavaria, germany....
To the southeast is the Austria (Austria: A mountainous republic in central Europe; under the Habsburgs (1278-1918) Austria maintained control of the Holy Roman Empire and was a leader in European politics until the 19th century) n state Upper Austria (Upper Austria: upper austria (oberösterreich) is one of the nine federal states or bundesländer...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /reference/rottal-inn   (317 words)

  
 wikien.info: Main_Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Neighboring districts are (from the south clockwise) Neustadt (Waldnaab), Bayreuth and Wunsiedel.
Main rivers in the district are the Waldnaab and the Fichtelnaab.
Only the upper part of the dragon is shown (while the monastery had the full dragon as their symbol), to symbolize that the status of the monastery was reduced in 1803 from an imperial monastery to a subordinate of the Palatinate.
www.hostingciamca.com /index.php?title=Tirschenreuth_(district)   (202 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Haßberge Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It is bounded by (from the northeast and clockwise) the districts of Coburg, Bamberg, Schweinfurt and Rhön-Grabfeld, and by the state of Thuringia (district of Hildburghausen).
The district was established in 1972 by merging the districts of Haßfurt, Ebern and Hofheim.
South of the hills the Main river crosses the district from east to west.
www.ipedia.com /hassberge.html   (229 words)

  
 Bad Kissingen (district): Encyclopedia topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Bad Kissingen is a district in Bavaria (Bavaria: A state in southwestern Germany famous for its beer; site of an automobile factory), Germany (Germany: A republic in central Europe; split into East German and West Germany after World War II and reunited in 1990).
It is bounded by (from the northwest and clockwise) the district Main-Kinzig (Main-Kinzig: main-kinzig is a kreis (district) in the east of hesse, germany....
The district is located in the southern portion of the Rhön Mountains (Rhön Mountains: the rhön mountains are a group of low mountains in central germany, located in the state...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /reference/bad_kissingen_district   (367 words)

  
 District, County and Municipal Flags (Bavaria, Germany)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Bezirke (districts) are the third communal layer in Bavaria; the others are the Landkreise (counties) and the Gemeinden (municipalities) or Städte (towns and cities).
Schweinfurt has a traditional flag: white eagle on blue background (a break of the stripe rule)
Aisch-Bad Windsheim), a county of Mittelfranken district in Bavaria.
www.netlinkit.dk /fotw/flags/de-by-.html   (1041 words)

  
 Forchheim (district) - Free net encyclopedia
It is bounded by (from the north and clockwise) the districts of Bamberg, Bayreuth, Nürnberger Land and Erlangen-Höchstadt.
Until 1803 the region was divided between the clerical state of Bamberg and the margravate of Brandenburg-Kulmbach centred in Bayreuth.
The district in its present borders was established in 1972 by merging the former district of Forchheim with parts of the dissolved districts of Ebermannstadt and Pegnitz.
www.netipedia.com /index.php/Forchheim_(district)   (252 words)

  
 KulTour-Pfad Franken : Schweinfurt
So the free cities could be considered as the representatives of the emperor in their district.
In the first half of 13th century Schweinfurt was expanded to a real city with city wall, towers and city gates under the influence of the empire.
Although Schweinfurt belongs to today’s Free State of Bavaria the imperial eagle of the municipal coat of arms reminds of Schweinfurt’s free city past.
www.kulturpfad-franken.de /englisch/schweinfurt/schweinfurt.html   (199 words)

  
 DoDEA: Schweinfurt Elementary School - Handbook
Schweinfurt Elementary School is dedicated to ensuring that all students become productive, responsible citizens as well as life-long learners, who respect the world and its cultures.
We, the staff of Schweinfurt Elementary, are committed to assisting all students in the development of the behavioral and academic skills necessary to reach their fullest potential and to become responsible life-long learners.
Schweinfurt Elementary has the resources to educate handicapped children in the learning impaired and communication impaired (speech therapy) programs.
www.schw-es.eu.dodea.edu /Handbook.html   (5790 words)

  
 Another quality I'm Smarter Than You article.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
My mother lived in Schweinfurt until she was about 18 but she sure didn't remember much of how the town was laid out.
Apparently Schweinfurt, a once thriving city that is one of the worlds leading producer's of ball bearings, is struggling through a depressed global economy.
BTW - due to the factories in Schweinfurt, this was one of the most heavily bombed towns during World War II.
imsmarterthanyou.com /article.asp?Index=129   (2645 words)

  
 The world's top unterallgaeu websites   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Neighboring districts are (from the north clockwise) Neu-Ulm, Günzburg, Augsburg, Ostallgäu, Oberallgäu, and the districts Ravensburg und Biberach in Baden-Württemberg.
The district-free city Memmingen in the west of the district is nearly surrounded by the district.
The district was created July 1, 1972 by merging the previous districts Mindelheim and Memmingen.
www.websbiggest.com /wiki-article-tab.cfm/unterallgaeu   (236 words)

  
 Schweinfurt Tourist Information and Travel Guide at InfoHub.com
The former Free Imperial City of SCHWEINFURT lies 20km down the Main from Hassfurt, its Altstadt on the north bank of the river, a harbour and industrial district on the opposite side.
In the meantime, the nineteenth-century paintings and drawings which formed the core of his collection, rivalling and in many respects surpassing the holdings of this period in the great public galleries of Berlin, Hamburg and Munich, remained with his descendants, though selections were sometimes exhibited.
The first steps towards making the works permanently accessible to the public were not taken until 1997, when a foundation was set up with the aim of giving Schweinfurt the major attraction it had hitherto lacked, yet desperately wanted, in its bid to become a tourist and conference centre.
www.infohub.com /Destinations/Europe-&-Russia/Germany/Schweinfurt   (288 words)

  
 DPW Environmental Division   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Cultural or Historical Resources are defined as physical remains of any prehistoric or historic district, site, building, structure, or object significant in world, national or local history, architecture, archeology, engineering or culture.
A cultural resources inventory performed in 1998 identified one historical monument within the USAG Schweinfurt that is listed in the Bavarian register.
According to legend, two brothers were on their way to Schweinfurt to have their plowshares sharpened.
www.schweinfurt.army.mil /sites/dpw/Cult_res.htm   (140 words)

  
 Wirtschaftsstandort Landkreis Neustadt/Aisch - Bad Windsheim
As far as natural boundaries, the eastern part of the land district belongs to the Central Franconian Belt, the north-western part to Steigerwald Forest and the western part borders on the Windsheimer Cove and Uffenheimer Gau.
The main gas arteries of Ruhrgas AG and Megal GmbH span throughout the district, such that a connection to the gas network is possible in many communities and is also quite lucrative for specialized businesses which have higher energy demands.
The land district also introduced periodical meetings for new business founders to help each other by exchanging ideas, experiences and to promote contacts (Dates are made available in the dayly press).
www.mittelfranken.de /e_landkreis.html   (600 words)

  
 Landshut (district) -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
It is bounded by (from the north and clockwise) the districts of Kelheim, Straubing-Bogen, Dingolfing-Landau, Rottal-Inn, Mühldorf, Erding and Freising.
The present district was established in 1972 by merging the former districts of Landshut, Rottenburg and Vilsbiburg and adding some municipalities of surrounding districts.
The district comprises plain countryside on both banks of the Isar river.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Landshut_(district)   (202 words)

  
 Schweinfurt Elementary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Schweinfurt Elementary School provides an outstanding learning environment for the pre-K through grade 5 population.
SES is located in the northern Bavarian city of Schweinfurt, a short distance from Ledward and Conn Barracks and the city center.
The school has 46 general purpose classrooms, administrative offices, a counseling suite, an information center, gym, computer labs, and multi-purpose room, which also serves as a cafeteria and auditorium for school and community functions.
www.bav-dso.eu.dodea.edu /ses.htm   (118 words)

  
 [No title]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
As district engineer, Conner will also serve as chairman of the joint federal-state task force managing the $35-million annual program to protect and restore the state's coastal wetlands.
It is known worldwide for its expertise in hydraulic engineering, and the design and construction of extensive river and hurricane protection levees.
The district manages the Corps' largest dredging program, maintaining 2,800 miles of navigable waterways, and operates 16 locks and six control structures for navigation and flood control.
www.mvn.usace.army.mil /pao/releases/news1.htm   (354 words)

  
 Who We Are - US Army Corps of Engineers, Who We Are
Our website offers a listing of our key staff's biographies, copies of brochures, one of which explains how we work for other agencies, organizations and government entities of all sizes, and of course, the original water control data for which this homepage was originally created.
As Deputy District Engineer, he functions as chief of staff and is first line supervisor for human resources, logistics, finance, counsel, contracting, safety, information management, public affairs, internal review, management analysis, and equal employment.
He served the Corps New York District as project engineer at the Plattsburgh Air Force Base Resident Office, as Chief of the Albany Field Office, and at the Fort Drum Construction Management Office, as chief of the Modification Section in the Contract Administration Branch.
www.lrb.usace.army.mil /WhoWeAre/WhoWeAre.html   (1291 words)

  
 Jason C. Ford, Specialist, United States Army
He was stationed in Schweinfurt, Germany with the 1st Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment.
Jason Ford was raised in Prince George's County and the District.
D.C. police officers who once worked on the force with his father; political leaders from the District and Maryland, where Ford attended high school; and family members deep in mourning filed into a local church and on to Arlington National Cemetery to honor the 21-year-old soldier.
www.arlingtoncemetery.net /jcford.htm   (3572 words)

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