Rauma, Finland

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slang dialects in Finland. Also, in Portugal, a special edition of the first volume, Asterix the Gaul, was translated into local language Mirandese. In Greece, a number of volumes have appeared in the Cretan Greek, Cypriot Greek and Pontic Greek dialects. ref>


in the fires of 1640 and 1682. The wooden city centre, which is how large the town was until 1809, has approximately 600 wooden buildings. The neo-renaissance style of many of the houses is a result of prosperity brought on by seafaring. In 1897 Rauma had the largest fleet of sailing boats in Finland, totalling 57 vessels. Goods were mainly exported to Germany, Stockholm and the Baltic states. In the 1890s, Rauma got a teacher's college (a 'seminar'), which was later annexed

250px Marina in Rauma, Finland One popular saying goes that every family in Rauma owns a boat – this is not true, though the city has room for ca. 2,800 Finnish Maritime Administration August 19, 2008 – Boating in Finland and its economic impacts boats at its docks. People can use their own boats or water buses to get to the Kylmäpihlaja lighthouse that doubles as a hotel and recreation

: thumb left Tuuli class (Image:FNS Tuuli.jpg) -- Only one Tuuli class vessel was built at the Aker Finnyards in Rauma (Rauma, Finland), Finland, instead of four that were planned for the ''Squadron 2000'' ( :''for the neighborhood

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: data.oceaninfo.ru resource objects vessels vesselDetails.jsp?id 3208 Finland *Rauma (Rauma, Finland) - Great Black-backed Gull, ''Larus marinus'' ''Ulysses''''' is a roll-on roll-off RORO car ferry currently owned and operated by Irish Ferries. The ship was launched in March 2001 at Aker Finnyards shipyard in Rauma (Rauma, Finland), Finland and services the Dublin - Holyhead route. The naming ceremony (Ship naming and launching) was undertaken by swimmer Mairéad Berry. - 9. P-Iirot (Pallo-Iirot) Rauma (Rauma, Finland) Pallo-Iirot -

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and performing music arts festival Klustermus *Movie festival Blue Sea Film Festival *Blues festival Rauma Blues Sports Rauman Lukko (Lukko) is an ice hockey team that hails from Rauma, playing in SM-liiga. Their home arena is Äijänsuo Arena. Local football (Association football) teams are Pallo-Iirot and FC Rauma. These two teams share the same home field at Äijänsuo sports centre. Sea City Storm

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site. Water buses take people to Reksaari island and former garrison island of Kuuskajaskari. Both islands are in recreational use. Consolidation of municipalities Rauma and the surrounding municipality of Rauman maalaiskunta ("rural municipality of Rauma") were consolidated in 1993, continued in 2007 with the consolidation of municipality of Kodisjoki. The municipality of Lappi (Lappi, Finland) was consolidated to Rauma in 2009. File:KirkkoRauma 2


population count Rauma, Finland round -2 ( south of Pori. Granted town privileges on May 17, 1442 (then under the rule of Sweden), Rauma is known for its paper (Pulp and paper industry) and maritime industry, high quality lace (since the 18th century

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shipbuilding, paper and pulp (wood pulp) mills, and metal industry. Rauma is also the fifth largest port (harbor) in Finland with almost six million tonnes of shipping per year. Olkiluoto Nuclear Power Plant is located next to Rauma, in Eurajoki. Near Rauma, there is the static-inverter plant of Fenno-Skan. Transport thumb left Sunset at the port of Rauma 200px (File:Sunset at Port of Rauma.jpg) Rauma is located between Turku and Pori by the national road 8 (E8 (European route E8)). Finnish national road 12 (Highways in Finland) starts from Rauma and it was extended to the port of Rauma in 2008. A railroad connection from Kokemäki is in active freight use, as there is a straight connection to the heavy industry areas and to the port of Rauma. The rail passenger traffic ended in 1988. Satakunnan Liikenne Oy runs the local bus traffic and it has 3 lines in Rauma. - 9. P-Iirot (Pallo-Iirot) Rauma (Rauma, Finland) Pallo-Iirot -

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called ''finvenkistoj (Finvenkismo)'', from ''fina venko'', meaning "final victory", or ''pracelistoj'', from ''pracelo'', meaning "original goal". "Esperanto" by Mark Feeney. ''The Boston Globe'', 12 May 1999 Those who focus on the intrinsic value of the language are commonly called ''raŭmistoj (Raumism)'', from Rauma (Rauma, Finland), Finland, where

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- 9. P-Iirot (Pallo-Iirot) Rauma (Rauma, Finland) Pallo-Iirot -

unique artistic

and the cottage industry of lace making spread throughout Europe to most European countries. Countries like Finland (town of Rauma (Rauma, Finland)), Czech Republic (town of Vamberk), Slovenia (town of Idrija), England (town of Honiton), France, Belgium, Hungary, Ireland, Malta, Russia, Spain, Turkey and others all have their own unique artistic heritage expressed through lace. * Næstved Municipality, Denmark

Rauma, Finland

'''Rauma''' ( south of Pori. Granted town privileges on May 17, 1442 (then under the rule of Sweden), Rauma is known for its paper (Pulp and paper industry) and maritime industry, high quality lace (since the 18th century) and the old wooden architecture of its centre (Old Rauma, Vanha Rauma), which is a Unesco world heritage site.

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