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caption Places in the Borough of Pendle        float center width 550 alt Map of the Borough of Pendle places

;  '''Barnoldswick''' marksize 12

Kingdom Borough of Pendle lat 53.860 long -2.273 label_size 85 position left label Barley (Barley, Lancashire)

South Ribble

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Borough of South Ribble lat 53.745 long -2.712 label '''Lower Penwortham (Penwortham)''' marksize 10 label_size 85 position bottom

Kaunas Airport

Trapani Cargo


long 4.452778 position left label '''Charleroi''' label_size 100 marksize 7


of Wyre caption Towns, villages and hills in the Borough of Wyre       

53.847 long -2.995 label '''Poulton-le-Fylde''' marksize 12 label_size 100

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West Lancashire

of West Lancashire lat 53.567 long -2.887 label '''Ormskirk''' marksize 12 label_size 100

Kingdom Borough of West Lancashire lat 53.579 long -2.721 label Appley Bridge label_size 85 position right

label Barrow Nook label_size 85 position left

Blackburn with Darwen

label_size 120 position bottom label '''Blackburn''' marksize 14

Blackburn with Darwen lat 53.767 long -2.464 label_size 85 position right label Bank Hey


appeared alongside the Black Dyke Band, raising £30,000 for the Christie Hospital. Settlements

~ United Kingdom Borough of Rossendale lat 53.705 long -2.328 label_size 100 position left label '''Haslingden''' marksize 12

right label Balladen

Ribble Valley

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-2.560 label Balderstone (Balderstone, Lancashire) label_size 85 position left

label_size 85 position bottom


map_caption image_map1 mapsize1 map_caption1 image_dot_map dot_mapsize dot_map_caption dot_x dot_y pushpin_map Macedonia pushpin_label_position pushpin_map_caption Location within Macedonia

, the town acts as a rail depot between the two countries, making it a central location in its region. Its position in the south of the country gives it a warm, Mediterranean climate, making it the optimal location in the Republic of Macedonia for cultivation of fruits and vegetables such as figs, lemons, and grapes. The town is also a centre for raising silkworms, an integral part of the country's silk trade. Alongside its agriculture, Gevgelija's economy consists of a light industry sector

, the Greek army, under King Constantine (Constantine I of Greece), advanced with 8 divisions and a cavalry brigade, while the Bulgarians under General Ivanov retreated to the naturally strong defensive position of the Kilkis-Lahana line. Aftermath The defeat of the 2nd Army by the Greeks was the most serious military disaster suffered by the Bulgarians in the 2nd Balkan war Hall (2000), p. 113 . Bulgarian sources are giving a total of 6,971


image_shield shield_size city_logo citylogo_size image_map mapsize map_caption image_map1 mapsize1 map_caption1 pushpin_map Iraq pushpin_label_position pushpin_map_caption Nehardea's location inside Iraq pushpin_mapsize coordinates_region

to the academy at Nehardea a high degree of prosperity; in fact, it was at the school of Rav that Jewish learning in Babylonia found its permanent home and center. Rav's activity made Babylonia independent of Palestine, and gave it that predominant position which it was destined to occupy for several centuries. Abbahu made a notable exception with reference to the Tosefta's statement that the Gilionim (Evangels) and other books of the Mineans are not to be saved from a conflagration

. In 95–96 Akiva was in Rome (Ancient Rome) (H. Grätz, ''Gesch. d. Juden,'' iv. 121), and some time before 110 he was in Nehardea (Yeb. xvi. 7), which journeys cannot be made to coincide with revolutionary plans. Nathan 'Ukban, however, who is none other than Mar 'Ukban (Mar 'Ukban (exilarch)), the contemporary of Rab and Samuel, also occupied a prominent position among the scholars of Babylon' (see Bacher, "Aggadoth of the Babylonian Amoraim" pp. 34–36

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