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Cambrian

of, denoting, or formed in the first 65 million years of the Palaeozoic era, during which marine invertebrates, esp trilobites, flourished

Cambrian

[′kam·brē·ən]
(geology)
The lowest geologic system that contains abundant fossils of animals, and the first (earliest) geologic period of the Paleozoic era from 570 to 500 million years ago.
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From the Cambrian shareholder's perspective, this transaction will remove the holding company discount which has affected the valuation of the company for many years and shareholders will retain a significant interest in a larger and financially stronger group.
Cambrian Rover tickets can be purchased from stations at Aberystwyth, Machynlleth, Barmouth and Newtown or from the conductor.
After the Cambrian Railways was taken over by the GWR on grouping in 1923, the GWR kept the works open as a regional carriage and wagon works, and locomotive repair shop for the associated locomotive shed.
The Cambrian Colliery in Clydach Vale, and, top, the site (pictured in 2004) restored as the Cambrian Memorial Park
John Ryan, former President of Cambrian who commenced the effort to identify members of Cambrian's new mining team, was appointed Vice President -- Business Development.
Kate added, "The next ceremony will be in August of this year when Cambrian man J.
It means everything; a dream come true for the boys," said Cambrian club official Steve Thomas.
Most of the Ediacaran-Lower Cambrian strata occur in the subsurface, except for the upper part of the Lower Cambrian, which is remarkably exposed along a coastal cliff (Baltic klint) on the Gulf of Finland in northern Estonia.
Martin Leppard, a former director of Holidaybreak (where he was one of the MBO team in 1989) and MD of International Life Leisure Group (where he led an MBI in 2001) is investing in Cambrian and joining the business as Executive Chairman.
Bulloch is now the marketing manager at Cambrian and says could not be happier with the decisions that brought her to that point in her career.
Cambrian College would be rendering an Advanced Care Paramedic (ACP) graduate certificate program beginning September 2014, which would raise and support the training of highly skilled flight and land paramedics, with this joint collaboration.
I am once more hoping to provide a memorable ceremony, particularly so by tracing and inviting to the event as many as possible of the dwindling band of the former Cambrian Colliery workforce.