Bothnia


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Bothnia

Gulf of. an arm of the Baltic Sea, extending north between Sweden and Finland
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Cunard incorporated smoking rooms into design of the Bothnia and Scythia (1874) and in the later Gallia (1879).
Christianity spread into the northernmost Gulf of Bothnia in the fourteenth century, but elements of pre-Christian thought and folk belief flourished in the northern periphery centuries after its nominal Christianisation (Luukko 1954: 256-65, 293-6; Paavola 1998: 28-9; see also Wallerstrom 1995: 107-28; Toivo 2006).
Most of the commercial vessels had got stuck in the narrow Bay of Bothnia, where the ice is thicker, and around the autonomous Aaland islands.
Three of the principal rivers, the Ume, the Torne and the Angerman, flow into the Gulf of Bothnia.
In this film we see van der Werve, dressed all in black, walking just ahead of a gargantuan icebreaking ship as it plows through the frozen waters of Finland's Gulf of Bothnia, the artist nearly invisible against the brooding hull of the ship.
Sweden's beaches nudge up towards the Arctic Circle in the upper reaches of the Gulf of Bothnia, but for practical purposes the ones where you'll want to kick back, sunbathe and drink akvavit, can be found in the large U-bend of coastline that connects Gothenberg in the west with Stockholm in the east.
Situated on the edge of the Gulf of Bothnia, Lulea-Kalax Airport is another northerly Swedish destination that is also kept very busy.
Erik von Willebrand first described inherited von Willebrand disease (vWD) in 1926, when he documented an autosomal-dominant pattern of inheritance of excessive bleeding (as opposed to X-linked transmission that characterises the common 2 types of haemophilia) in a family from the Aland Islands in the Gulf of Bothnia.
48 Between which two European countries does the Gulf of Bothnia lie?
And Mike Bothnia, area manager for Ofcom, added: "Illegal broadcasting -such as pirate radio - is a menace.
Major railway investment projects include the Bothnia Line, the City Tunnel in Malmo and the tunnel through the Halland Horst (Hallandsasen).