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Pula

" Guthrie, 326–27. One source, the largely fictional ''Passion of Artemius'', probably penned in the eighth century by John of Damascus, makes the legendary connection explicit. ''Art. Pass'' 45; Woods, "Death of the Empress," 71–72. As an interpretation of the executions, the myth rests on only "the slimmest of evidence": sources that allude to the relationship between Crispus and Fausta are late and unreliable, and the modern


Nottingham

for enforcing law and order (law and order (politics)) in Nottingham and bringing criminals to justice. For years the post has been directly appointed by the Lord Mayor of Nottingham and in modern times, with the existence of the police force, the position is entirely ceremonial and sustained to boost tourism due to the legendary connection with the fictional Sheriff of Nottingham in the tales of Robin Hood. However the historical position goes back to Anglo-Saxon (Anglo-Saxon England) times. The office is sometimes confused with that of the High Sheriff of Nottinghamshire. Before this, during 1068 until 1449 the position existed as High Sheriff of Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire and the Royal Forests. In 1449, the city of Nottingham itself was appointed its own sheriff for the first time (although the post was held simultaneously between two men, William Sadler (William Sadler (Sheriff)) and Thomas Lyng). The sheriffs at that time may have been responsible for "the delivery of prisoners to the courts, the collection of rents and taxes and generally keeping the ‘King’s Peace’". '''HMS ''Nottingham'' (D91)''' was a batch two Type 42 (Type 42 destroyer) destroyer of the Royal Navy, named after the city of Nottingham, England. She was launched (ship naming and launching) on 18 February 1980, and commissioned (ship commissioning) on 8 April 1983 as the sixth ship to bear the name. Initial creation When county councils were first created in 1889, it was decided that to let them have authority over large towns or cities would be impractical, and so any large incorporated place would have the right to be a county borough, and thus independent from the administrative county (Administrative counties of England) it would otherwise come under. Some cities and towns were already independent counties corporate, and most were to become county boroughs. Originally ten county boroughs were proposed; Bristol, Hull (Kingston upon Hull), Newcastle upon Tyne and Nottingham, which were already counties, and Birmingham, Bradford, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, and Sheffield, which were not. The Local Government Act 1888 as eventually passed required a population of over 50,000 except in the case of existing counties corporate. Local Government Act 1888, s.31 This resulted in 61 county boroughs in England and two in Wales. Several exceptions were allowed, mainly for historic towns: Bath (Bath, Somerset), Dudley and Oxford were all under the 50,000 limit in the 1901 census. Some of the smaller counties corporate—Berwick upon Tweed, Lichfield, Lincoln (Lincoln, Lincolnshire), Poole, Carmarthen and Haverfordwest—did not become county boroughs, although Canterbury, with a population under 25,000, did. History The paper was launched in London in 1999, and can now be found in 14 UK urban centres. Localised editions are produced for Bath (Bath, Somerset), Birmingham, Brighton, Bristol, Cardiff, Derby, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Leeds, Leicester, Liverpool, London, Manchester, Nottingham, Newcastle (Newcastle upon Tyne) and Sheffield. http: www.metro.co.uk home 9457-metro-our-editorial-policy-who-we-are-and-how-to-work-for-us#ixzz1Xv0Rg06Y It is part of the same media group as the ''Daily Mail'' and ''The Mail on Sunday'', although in some areas, the paper operates as a franchise (Franchising) with a local newspaper publisher, rather than as a wholly owned concern. '''Eastwood''' is a former coal mining town in the Broxtowe district of Nottinghamshire, England. With a population of over 18,000, it is Dmoz:Regional Europe United Kingdom England Nottinghamshire Nottingham Commons:Category:Nottingham


Croatia

to allude to Hippolytus (Hippolytus (mythology))–Phaedra (Phaedra (mythology)) legend, with the suggestion that Constantine killed Crispus and Fausta for their immoralities. Guthrie, 326–27. One source, the largely fictional ''Passion of Artemius'', probably penned in the eighth century by John of Damascus, makes the legendary connection explicit. ''Art. Pass'' 45; Woods, "Death of the Empress," 71–72. ref>


India

locality: "Cherra Pungi, Khasi Hills, Assam, India" Boulenger, G.A. (George Albert Boulenger) 1896. ''Catalogue of the Snakes in the British Museum (Natural History), Volume III''. London. p. 371. '''Pandalam''' (പന്തളം) is one among the fastest growing towns in Kerala, India. Known far and wide for its legendary connection with Lord Ayyappa and Sabarimala, Pandalam is considered to be a holy town. It is also a renowned educational and health care


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