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(Placename) a town in W Scotland, in West Dunbartonshire near the confluence of the Rivers Leven and Clyde: centred around the Rock of Dumbarton, an important stronghold since ancient times; engineering and distilling. Pop: 20 527 (2001)


(dʌmˈbɑr tn)

1. Also, Dunbarton. Also called Dum•bar•ton•shire (dʌmˈbɑr tnˌʃɪər, -ʃər a historic county in W Scotland.)
2. a city in W Scotland, near the Clyde River: 80,105.
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The property is zoned as low-density residential which, according to the Dunbarton zoning ordinance, means an agricultural use involving poultry is permitted by right as long as any bam or pen is not closer than 100 feet to a property line.
Wayne Wrighting has previously won this race Dunbarton Cross and Caloona Striker, but whether Golden Jacket finalist Boltatwelldigger can topple hotpot is doubtful on the of his overall form.
The home is located in Henrico, Virginia within the Dunbarton, Brookland and Hermitage school zones.
Donnachie worked in West Dunbarton - shire's housing department when she made the licence application.
West Dunbarton shire education director Terry Langan said yesterday: "Staff received intelligence that two fourthyear pupils aged 15 had planned to take an illegal substance with them on a school trip to Alton Towers.
The Errol project is the fourth community forest project completed by TPL in New Hampshire, including Randolph, Dunbarton, and Freedom.
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GRETNA lead Division Two following their 1-0 home victory over Dunbarton with Steve Tosh scoring the game's only goal.
I was still at home in Dunbarton, Glasgow, with my parents and student sister Gemma, now 22, but I threw myself into student life.
Chairman of the committee John McFall, Labour MP for Dunbarton, said: "The evidence my committee has heard in the course of its inquiry suggests that this is an industry which is still dominated by a commission driven culture that focuses on short-term sales with insufficient appreciation of its long-term duty of care to its customers.
I was reminded of this as I watched the National Junior Handgun Championships at the Pioneer Sportsman Range in Dunbarton, N.
Pinsley was founder and president of Dunbarton Business Software, Inc.