North Down


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North Down

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(Placename) a district of E Northern Ireland, in Co Down. Pop: 77 110 (2003 est). Area: 82 sq km (32 sq miles)
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The consequence is that the Rocky Mountains and the ulterior regions, from the Russian possessions in the north down to the Spanish settlements of California, have been traversed and ransacked in every direction by bands of hunters and Indian traders; so that there is scarcely a mountain pass, or defile, that is not known and threaded in their restless migrations, nor a nameless stream that is not haunted by the lonely trapper.
Yet it is an admirable lesson to stand on the North Downs and to look at the distant South Downs; for, remembering that at no great distance to the west the northern and southern escarpments meet and close, one can safely picture to oneself the great dome of rocks which must have covered up the Weald within so limited a period as since the latter part of the Chalk formation.
I rather fancy it was those North Downs, for the road went off into grass, and I got into another wood.
FROM Devil's Punch Bowl cafe car park in Hindhead, Surrey, follow signs on new path towards the old A3, head north down the Byway Open to all Traffic.
The 600,000 b/d Port Arthur refinery is the main source of high quality fuels being consumed in the American continent all the way from Canada in the north down to Argentina in the south.
FORM 1 REGISTRATION OF CLUBS (NORTHERN IRELAND) ORDER 1996 (ARTICLES 7 AND SCHEDULE 3 PARAS 3 AND 4) NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR THE RENEWAL OF REGISTRATION OF A CLUB PETTY SESSIONS DISTRICT OF NORTH DOWN COUNTY COURT DIVISION OF ARDS TAKE NOTICE THAT I KENNETH SHARP c/o Ballyholme Yacht Club, SeacliffRoad, Bangor, Co Down BT20 5HT as Secretary of Ballyholme Yacht Club having its premises at SeacliffRoad, Bangor, in the County of Down intend to apply to the Magistrates' Court sitting at Regent Street, Newtownards on 16th March 2018 at 10:30 a.
Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs Minister Michelle McIlveen has delivered almost 25,000 in grant funding to three companies in the rural Ards and North Down area.
40pm and involved a Vauxhall Corsa which was heading north down the bank.
William Scouarnec, 32, turned up at his mother's house in Portsmouth and snapped when North Down raised Elizabeth Scouarnec, 51, told him her two daughters no longer visited her because of him.
As he arrived in North Down to boost his party's chances of capturing its first Stormont Assembly seat, shadow Northern Ireland secretary David Lidington claimed the prospect of normal politics in the province was strong.
On recommendation from one of Solihull College's awarding bodies, the Vocational Training Charity Trust (VTCT) - lecturers from the North Down and Ards Institute in County Down - spent a day with the College's hair and beauty teaching team.
Deputy leader Peter Robinson said yesterday the party will not challenge the sitting MPs in West Tyrone, South Belfast and North Down in a bid to prevent the seats being won by pro-Agreement candidates.

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