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Vysotsk

Vysotsk is a coastal toun an a seaport in Vyborgsky Destrict o Leningrad Oblast, Roushie, locatit on the Karelie Isthmus, on the eastren shore o the Bay o Vyborg, 12 kilometer soothwast o Vyborg an 159 kilometer northwast o St. Petersburg. It hos ...

Sovetsky

Sovetsky, Sovetskaya, Sovetskoye, or Sovetskiye is somethin namit efter the Soviet Union. Sovetskaya loch, a loch in the Antarctic, unner the station Sovetsky Urban Dounset or Sovetskoye Urban Dounset, several municipal urban dounsets in Roushie ...

Proletarsky

Proletarsky, Proletarskaya, or Proletarskoye mey refer tae: Proletarsky Urban Dounset or Proletarskoye Urban Dounset, several municipal urban dounsets in Roushie Proletarskaya metro station, several metro stations in the ceeties o the umwhile Sov ...

Mikhail Frunze

Mikhail Vasilyevich Frunze wis a Bolshevik leader durin an juist prior tae the Roushie Revolution o 1917.

Jersey Shore

The Jersey Shore is the coastal region o the U.S. state o New Jersey. Geographically, the term encompasses aboot 141 mile o oceanfront frae Perth Amboy in the north tae Cape May Point in the sooth, borderin the Atlantic Ocean. The Jersey Shore au ...

Sooth Atlantic Peace an Cooperation Zone

The Sooth Atlantic Peace an Cooperation Zone wis creatit in 1986 throu a UN resolution on Brazils initiative, wi the aim o promotin regional cooperation an the maintenance o peace an security in the region. Particular attention wis dedicatit tae ...

Sergipe

Sergipe, is the smawest state o Brazil, locatit on the northeastren Atlantic coast o the kintra. It borders on twa ither states, Bahia tae the sooth an wast an Alagoas tae the north, an tae the east is the Atlantic Ocean. Aracaju is the caipital ...

Saône-et-Loire

Saône-et-Loire is a French depairtment, namit efter the Saône an the Loire rivers atween which it lees.

La Gomera

La Gomera is ane o Spains Canary Islands, locatit in the Atlantic Ocean aff the coast o Africae. In aurie, it is the seicont-smawest o the seiven main islands o this group.

Anna o Bohemie an Hungary

Anna o Bohemie an Hungary, sometimes cried Anna Jagellonica, wis Queen o the Romans, Bohemie an Hungary as the wife o Keeng Ferdinand I, later Haly Roman Emperor.

Leet o Swadish monarchs

This is a leet o Swadish monarchs, that is, the Kings an rulin Queens o Swaden, includin regents an viceroys o the Kalmar Union, up tae the present time.

Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung offeecially Kaohsiung Ceety, is ane o the five special municipalities unner the admeenistration o the Republic o Cheenae. Locatit in soothren-westren Taiwan an facin the Taiwan Strait, Kaohsiung is the lairgest municipality in Taiwan at ...

Bages, Aude

Bages is a French commune in the Aude depairtment in the Languedoc-Roussillon region o soothren Fraunce. The inhabitants o the commune are kent as Bageois or Bageoises.

Mapusa

Mapusa spelt at Mapuca, Mhapsa or Mapsa an aw, is a toun in North Goa, Indie. It is situatit 13 km north o the caipital Panaji. The toun is the heidquairters o Bardez Taluka. It is locatit on the main heich-gate NH-17, linkin Mumbai tae Kochi. In ...

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

Elizabeth City is a ceety in Pasquotank Coonty, North Carolina, in the Unitit States. As o the 2010 census it haed a population o 18.683. Elizabeth City is the county seat an lairgest ceety o Pasquotank County. Elizabeth City is the centre o the ...

2020 Beirut explosions

The 2020 Beirut explosions war a sequence o twa explosions that occurred at the port o the ceety o Beirut, the caipital o Lebanon. The extremely pouerfu seicont blast resultit in at least 207 daiths, 6.000 injures, US–15 billion in property damag ...

Baabda Destrict

Baabda Destrict, sometimes spelled Babda, is a destrict in Munt Lebanon Govrenorate, Lebanon, tae the sooth an east o the Lebanons caipital Beirut. The destrict caipital is the toun o Baabda. The region is popularly kent forby as Soothren Matn Ar ...

Dbayeh

Dbayeh, is a city located on the Mediterranean Sea in the Matn Destrict, Mount Lebanon Govrenorate, atween Beirut the capital of Lebanon, and Jounieh, and the population is christian exluding some Gulf Arabs Muslims who reside in Dbayeh during th ...

Ayat

Ayat is a black metal baund that hails frae the ceety o Beirut, Lebanon. They are against the releegious hierarchy in aw its forms, maist notably Islam an Maronite Catholicism.

Afula

Afula is a ceety in the Northren Destrict o Israel, aften kent as the "Capital o the Valley", referrin tae the Jezreel Valley. The ceety haed a population o 40.500 at the end o 2009.

Leet o ceeties an touns in Lebanon

This is a leet o ceeties an touns in Lebanon distributit accordin tae district. Thare are 851 in aw. 56.21% o the population lives in 19 touns, which gies the average 2.158 fowk per toun.

Wigan

Wigan / ˈ w ɪ ɡ ən / is a toun in Greater Manchester, Ingland. It staunds on the River Douglas, 7.9 mile sooth-wast o Bolton, 10 mile north o Warrington an 16 mile wast-northwast o Manchester. Wigan is the lairgest dounset in the Metropolitan Bor ...

Isparta Province

Isparta Province is a province in soothwastren Turkey. Its adjacent provinces are Afyon tae the northwast, Burdur tae the soothwast, Antalya tae the sooth, an Konya tae the east. It haes an aurie o 8.993 km² an a population o 448.298 up frae 434. ...

Adana Province

Adana Province is a province o Turkey locatit in sooth-central Anatolie. Wi a population o 2.085.225, it is the fift maist populous province in Turkey. The admeenistrative seat o the province is the ceety o Adana, hame tae 78% o the residents o t ...

Samandağ

Samandağ, is a toun an destrict in Hatay Province o soothren Turkey, at the mooth o the Orontes River on the Mediterranean coast, near Turkeys border wi Sirie, 25 km frae the ceety o Antakya. The mayor is Mithat Nehir.

Erzincan Province

Erzincan Province is a province in the eastren region o Anatolia, Turkey, an hame tae Erzincan, a ceety which wis destroyed an rebuilt efter an earthquake o magnitude 7.9 on 27 December 1939. The population is 224.949 as o 2010.

Dörtyol

Dörtyol is a port ceety an ile terminus at the heid o the Gulf o İskenderun, near the eastmaist point o the Mediterranean coast. Dörtyol is locatit 26 km north o the ceety o Iskenderun in the province o Hatay in southeastern Turkey.

Aydın Province

Aydın Province is a province o soothwastren Turkey, locatit in the Aegean Region. The provincial caipital is the ceety o Aydın which haes a population o approx. 150.000. Ither touns in the province include the simmer seaside resorts o Didim an Ku ...

Ankara Province

Ankara Province is a province in central Turkey an the location o the kintras caipital, the ceety o Ankara. Ankara an aa gave its name tae the Ottoman Empires Ankara vilayet which covered a muckler aurie than the current province.

Ashtarak

Ashtarak is an industrial ceety in Armenie, on the left bank o Kasagh River alang the gorge, approximately 20 km north-wast o the caipital Yerevan, at a heicht o 1110 meters abuin sea level. It is the admeenistrative caipital o the Aragatsotn Pro ...

Marr

Marr is ane o sax committee areas in Aiberdeenshire, Scotland. It haes a population o 34.038. Someone frae Marr is cried a Màrnach in Scots Gaelic. Tae the wast, the muntain environs o the Cairngorms Naitional Pairk sustains a well-developit tour ...

Kinker

Kinker is a village in Aiberdeenshire, Scotland. It is situatit atween the toons o Abyne an Banchry, aboot 25 mile wast o Aiberdeen aside the River Dee. It wis makit a conservation airt in 1978. The Deeside Wey passes throu the village.

Dunecht

Dunecht is a slichtly linear veelage on the A944 road in north-east Aiberdeenshire in Scotland. It is no tae be ramseefelt wi Echt. Dunecht is locatit 12 mile 19.5 km wast o the ceety o Aiberdeen an is situatit bi the confluence o the Kinnernie a ...

Kinnel Watter

The Kinnel Water rises on the soothren edge o the Lowther Hills aroond 1.25 mile north o the tap o Queensberry near the mairch wi the neebourin cooncil aurie o Sooth Lanrikshire. A soorce river flowes fae the River Clyde, that flowes tae the norw ...

Listed Churches in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Galloway

This is ae leet o the "Listed" church buildings in the Catholic Diocese o Gallowa. The date, name o airchitect whaur kent, an category ur gien. The Roman Catholic Diocese o Galloway Latin Dioecesis Candidae Casae o Gallovidianus is an ecclesiasti ...

River Blaidnoch

The River Blaidnoch is a river in the Machars in the historical coonty o Wigtounshire in Dumfries an Gallowa in soothwast Scotland. Ane o the earliest descrievins o it is gien bi Sir Andrew Agnew o Lochnaw an Sir David Dunbar in an appendix til A ...

Lanrikshire derby

The Lanrikshire derby is the collective name gied tae ony fitbaa gemme played atween the fower biggest fitbaa clubs in Lanrikshire, Scotland, ootside o Glesga. These are Albion Rovers, Airdrie Unitit, Hamilton Academical an Mitherwall.

Lanrikshire

Lanrikshire, offeecially the Coonty o Lanrik is a Lieutenancy area, registration coonty an umwhile local govrenment coonty in the central Lawlands o Scotland. Glesga, the neighbouring major ceety, wis umwhile includit as pairt o Lanrikshire for a ...

Ayrshire

Ayrshire is pairt o Scotland syne the 11t hunneryeir. Syne 1996, Ayrshire is dividit intae three Unitary Authorities: North Ayrshire, East Ayrshire an Sooth Ayrshire.

Charleston

Charleston maist commonly refers tae: Charleston, Wast Virginie, the states caipital and lairgest ceety Charleston dance Charleston, Sooth Carolina, the lairgest US ceety namit Charleston Charleston mey an aa refer tae:

Montrose

Scotland Munross, a toun in Angus, that aiblins some o the ablo ithers are named efter Australie Montrose, Tasmania, a suburb o Hobart Montrose, Victoria, a suburb o Melbourne Canadae Montrose Edmonton, neighbourhuid in Edmonton, Alberta Montrose ...

Marquess o Queensberry

Marquess o Queensberry is a title in the peerage o Scotland. The title haes been held since its creation in 1682 bi a member o the Douglas family. The Marquesses an aa held the title o Duke o Queensberry frae 1684 tae 1810, when it wis inheritit ...

The Wicker Man

The Wicker Man is a cult 1973 British horror movie, made an set in Scotland. The movie wis directed by Robin Hardy an written bi Anthony Shaffer. It stars Edward Woodward, Christopher Lee, Diane Cilento, Ingrid Pitt an Britt Ekland. Paul Giovanni ...

Lochgilpheid

Lochgilpheid / l ɒ x ˈ ɡ ɪ l p. h ɛ d / is a toun an umwhile burgh in Argyll an Bute, Wast o Scotland, wi a population o aroond 2.300 fowk. It is the admeenistrative centre o Argyll an Bute. The veelage lees at the end o Loch Gilp an lees on the ...

Ardencaple Castle

Ardencaple Castle, awso kent as Ardincaple Castle, and sometimes referrt tae as Ardencaple Castle Light, is a leetit biggin, situatit aboot 1 statute mile frae Eelensburgh, Argyll an Bute, Scotland. Today, aw that remrrns o the castle is a touer, ...

Glenlochar

Glenlochar is a clachan on the wastren bank o the River Dee in the pairish o Balmaghie in the historical coonty o Kirkcoubrieshire in Dumfries an Gallowa, Scotland. Glenlochar is locatit 1.5 mile sooth o Balmaghie Kirk an 3 mile north o Castle Do ...

Rev. Professor H. M. B. Reid

Henry Martyn Beckwith Reid wis born in Glesga. The faimily movit tae Dundee when his faither became the prison chaplain to H M Prison there. He was educatit at Dundee High Schule and the University o St Andrews. He wis licensed in 1879 and wis as ...

Farr

Farr is a tiny hamlet in the parish o Farr in the coonty o Sutherland in the Scots cooncil aurie o the Hieland. The veelage o Bettyhill lees less nor 1 mile tae the wast alang the A836 road.

Struan

Struan, mey refer tae: Places: Struan, Skye, a smaw veelage on the Isle o Skye in Scotland Struan railwey station Struan, Perthshire, a smaw veelage tae the wast o Blair Atholl Struan, Sooth Australie, the steid o Struan House, sooth o Naracoorte ...

Snowblood

Snowblood wur a fower piece experimental sludge/doom metal baund frae Glesga, Scotland, formed in 2002. Their third an final sel-titled album wis released in 2009, through Superfi Records. Snowblood composed lengthy guitar-based pieces, uisually ...