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Haute-Saône

(ōt-sōn), department (1990 pop. 229,300), E France, in Franche-ComtéFranche-Comté
or Free County of Burgundy,
former province and former administrative region, E France. It is coextensive with Haute-Saône, Doubs, and Jura depts.
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. It is mainly agricultural. VesoulVesoul
, town (1990 est. pop. 19,404), capital of Haute-Saône dept., E France, in Franche-Comté. Agricultural and mechanical equipment and metal products are the chief manufactures. It is a major produce and cattle market.
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 is the capital.

Haute-Saône

 

a department in eastern France. Area, 5,300 sq km. Population, 220,000 (1975). The capital is Vesoul. Industry employs 36 percent of the work force, and agriculture, 22 percent (1968). Haute-Saône has foundries and metalworking and food-processing enterprises; there are cotton mills in the foothills of the Vosges. Livestock is raised, and grains and potatoes are grown, mainly for local consumption.

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Entre juillet 1937 et octobre 1938, une soixantaine de convois de ce type menent les folles de la region parisienne vers les collines de la Haute-Saone.
It's tempting to while away an afternoon there, but I am made of sterner stuff and moved on to the Haute-Saone.
asbestos specific locations in the following departments: - 02 aisne, - 08 ardennes, - 10 dawn, - 21 cte-d~or, - 25 doubs, - 39 jura, - 51 marne, - 52 haute-marne, - 54 meurthe-et-moselle, - 55 meuse, - moselle 57 - 58 nivre, - 60 oise, - 62 pas-de-calais, -59 north, - 67 bas-rhin, - 68 haut-rhin, - 70 haute-saone, - 71 saone-et-loire, - 75 paris, - 77 seine-et-marne, - 78 yvelines, - 80 sum, - 88 vosges, - 89 yonne, - 90 territoire de belfort, - 91 essonne, - 92 hauts-de-seine, - 93 seine-saint-denis, - 94 val-de-marne, - 95 val-d~oise.
5km from Belfort to Troyes, crossing the regions of Belfort, Haute-Saone, the Vosges, Haute-Marne and Aube.
The animal, part of a herd in the Haute-Loire area in central France, originated from a herd in the Haute-Saone region in eastern France.
Contract notice: Multi-beneficiary framework agreement concerning the design of communication media to present and promote services of the hospital group of haute-saone (gh70)
Contract notice: Assistance to the client (amo) for the restructuring operations of the logistics and medico-technical pole of the hospital group of haute-saone pharmacy, central food production unit, central store (for the vesoul site)