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Chelsea,

city (1990 pop. 28,710), Suffolk co., E Mass., an industrial suburb of Boston; settled 1624, inc. as a town 1739, as a city 1857. It has made printed goods, rubber, plastics, electrical machinery, shoes, and paint. Oil storage tanks line Chelsea Creek and the Mystic River. At the battle of Chelsea Creek (1775), Revolutionary forces made one of their first captures of a British ship. During the siege of Boston (1775–76), part of Washington's army was stationed here. In recent decades Chelsea has suffered from major fires, job loss, and municipal corruption.

Chelsea,

England: see Kensington and ChelseaKensington and Chelsea,
inner borough (1991 pop. 127,600) of Greater London, SE England. Kensington is largely residential with fashionable shopping streets and several luxurious hotels. Portobello Road is a well-known street market.
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Chelsea

a residential district of SW London, in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea: site of the Chelsea Royal Hospital for old and invalid soldiers (Chelsea Pensioners)
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The project at Ix Chel involves the inventorying of local plants used for food, fiber, construction and medicine.
Survivors' accounts, compiled by the CEH, graphically illustrate the horrors that occurred in these villages: "After the massacre in Chel, on April 4, 1982, survivors sought refuge in the Xesai mountains.
Local babe Chel (Rosie Perez) is on to their game and blackmails the flummoxed pair into including her in their plan to escape El Dorado with a bounty of gold, courtesy of a large boat to be built especially for them.
Although Ix Chel Farm and Research Center does not rent rooms, virtually any of the area's lodges can easily arrange a day trip to this botanical laboratory and its informative.
The schemes included the installation of a 1,500 metres power transmission line and a 50-kilowatt transformer in the Chel Joi village of Shiberghan.
The difference between what happened at Chel and what is unfolding around the little town reflects very different approaches to the area's energy problems.
Cole scorer: Chelsea kid Ashley congratulates hero Salomon Kalou after his strike in the 3-0 romp over Sheffield United; Chel done: Lampard and Shevchenko
Tenders are invited for Protection work on the Right Bank of River Chel at Turibari under Oodlabari GP in PS and Block Mal Dist Jalpaiguri.
The insurgents attacked the checkpoint in the Chel Gaze area of Moqur district late Friday night, with the policemen on duty running away, the deputy police chief said.
To book, text CHEL and your name and address to 87474.
BLACK Jack Ketchum could make a surprise appearance in the Steel Plate and Sections Hurdle at Chel tenham on New Year's Day.
The unit located in Mon States Mawlamyine township, is operated by local company Moe Mya Chel Company in collaboration with Sumitomo and Japans Oji Forest and Products.