Altona


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Altona

(äl`tōnä), part of Hamburg, N Germany, a port on the Elbe River. Its manufactures include chemicals, textiles, and tobacco products. There are fisheries, and the district is a rail center. Founded as a fishing village in the 16th cent. and later one of the first free ports in N Europe, Altona was incorporated into Hamburg in 1937.
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But Darlington fought bravely back and despite Wright, Windle and Altona all going over for the home side, Clegg and Oselton kept the visitors in touch.
BLAYDON (away, Orrell): J Clarke, M Hall, R Kyle, D Guthrie, P Clark, P Segi, D Brown, P Altona, J Kyle, R Windle, A Fenby, R Windle, M Shaw, M Johnson, N Gandy, M Cockburn, C Roe, J Houghton, G Charlton, D Kyle, P Brady, M Dehaty, J Pattison.
RADIO SOUTHERN MANITOBA * PO Box 950, Altona, MB R0G 0B0; 204/324-6464 Year established: 1957 Number of ag employees: 2 4 stations in southern Manitoba.
The contamination crisis resulted from Avgas produced at Mobil`s Altona refinery from 21 November to 23 December 1999 and most of the aircraft remain grounded despite the distribution of contamination test kits.
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Tuesday - Hear Craig Russell talk about The Ghosts of Altona at 1pm in Waterstones, Newton Mearns and 3pm at Waterstones, East Kilbride.
For development The streets Max Brewers Allee and Holstenstrasse are main thoroughfares in the Altona district of Hamburg and are important compounds in East / West and North / South direction.