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(Placename) a former county of N England around the Humber estuary, formed in 1974 from parts of the East and West Ridings of Yorkshire and N Lincolnshire: replaced in 1996 by the unitary authorities of East Riding of Yorkshire, Kingston upon Hull, North Lincolnshire, and North East Lincolnshire


(ˈhʌm bərˌsaɪd)

a county in NE England. 874,400; 1356 sq. mi. (3525 sq. km).
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M2 EQUITYBITES-August 3, 2017-UK Construction Materials Group Breedon Acquires Humberside Aggregates for GBP 9m
A CONTRACT extension for the operation and maintenance of a Humberside power station marks the fifth major new deal in little more than a year for px group.
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NORTHUMBERLAND played their part in an epic ESFA Under-16 Inter-County Trophy tie against Humberside - but bowed out 5-4 to a last-minute goal.
John Wildey, 77, a flying enthusiast, was in a light aircraft above Humberside when he was forced to take control of the aircraft, despite having never had a lesson.
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Playing against last year's championship contenders Humberside, the Adams team managed wins on three rinks out of six but lost the match 138 shots to 146.
British airline Flybe announced yesterday the launch of its new weekly summer service from Humberside airport to Malaga.
Humberside police said officers attended immediately but by the time they arrived the boy had been found in a pond.
Humberside Police have not named the victim but said he came from Essex.
Humberside Police have not named the victim, who died after falling at Hibaldstow Airfield, north Lincolnshire, on Saturday afternoon.

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