Prince Rupert


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Prince Rupert

(ˈruːpət)
n
(Placename) a port in W Canada, on the coast of British Columbia: one of the W termini of the Canadian National transcontinental railway. Pop: 14 643 (2001)

Prince` Ru′pert


n.
a seaport and railway terminus in W British Columbia, in W Canada. 14,754.
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Noun1.Prince Rupert - English leader (born in Germany) of the Royalist forces during the English Civil War (1619-1682)Prince Rupert - English leader (born in Germany) of the Royalist forces during the English Civil War (1619-1682)
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The hotel is the former home of Prince Rupert, grandson of King James I, who enjoyed a sparkling career as a soldier and vacated the property several centuries ago.
East Coast railroad magnate Charles Melville Hays knew a good port when he spotted one, and in 1906 he staked out the western British Columbia community of Prince Rupert, its namesake being the first governor of the Hudson's Bay Co.
CN will also spend close to C$250 million on network productivity initiatives and strategic projects, including siding extensions in Western Canada, investments in the company's Prince Rupert, B.
The Prince Rupert Port Authority declared that it is worried about the Gitxsan Nation's proposals to apply the eviction notice served on all sports fisheries, forest industry and CN Rail.
CALGARY, March 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR)(NYSE: CNI) announced today new import/export container train services between the Port of Prince Rupert, B.
From May to September there are daily tours, performances of the Prince Rupert Story: An Evening of Drama and the Heritage and Totem Pole walking tours all bring Northwest coastal history to life.
THE sea has always provided a means of escape from danger and this was true in the famous siege of Liverpool by Prince Rupert during the English Civil War.
April 29, 2005 - CN, Maher Terminals of Canada Corporation and the Prince Rupert Port Authority announce plans to launch a major new container terminal in 2007 on Canada's west coast.
The investmnet of multi-million dollar by Prince Rupert Port Authority (PRPA) will open up Ridley Island to directly handling bulk cargo, which may be required as major developments get underway on the North Coast.
They can't be allowed to follow that route," grizzly bear biologist Wayne McCrory said last month of the pipeline corridor proposed for the Prince Rupert Gas Transmission Project.
Farley Stewart, the association's first vice-president and the executive director of the Prince Rupert Friendship House says, "The Friendship House of Prince Rupert is happy to co-host this event and our youth are very excited about the event coming here.
These application forms are available from Nanaimo and Prince Rupert Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) offices only.