Placentia Bay


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Placentia Bay,

c.100 mi (160 km) long and up to 80 mi (129 km) wide, SE Newfoundland, N.L., Canada. There are many fishing settlements and canneries along the shore. Placentia, established by the French in 1662, is the largest town on the bay.
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Cet article traite de la situation des femmes qui sont integrees a de nouvelles familles et de nouvelles communautes dans la region de Placentia Bay sur une periode de 50 ans (1943-1993), alors qu'elles doivent negocier leur place dans la communaute.
She was born in Angel's Cove, a tiny inlet on the strip of rocky coastline that crawls along the east side of Placentia Bay.
On September 12, 1696, he dropped anchor in Placentia Bay beneath a ramshackle fort with a garrison of only eighteen men.
NLRC) has selected UOP to supply technology, basic engineering services and equipment for a new fuel refinery to be built in the Placentia Bay area of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
7 million over five years for a project to help restore the ecosystem in Placentia Bay, Newfoundland.
Much has been written about this celebrated document, (3) while the many photographs taken during the gathering in Placentia Bay have never lost their lustre.
Roosevelt joined brass aboard the USS Augusta, and the seven warships set out for Placentia Bay, Newfoundland, leaving the presidential yacht behind as a decoy.
Under the terms of the Anglo-American destroyer-for-bases deal in 1940, the United States obtained 99 year leases and began building bases at Fort Pepperrell, Fort McAndrew, Argentia, Placentia Bay and Harmon Field at Stephenville.
JOHN'S, Newfoundland And Labrador -- Altius (TSX VENTURE:ALS) reports that Newfoundland and Labrador Refining Corporation, a newly incorporated private company it has co-founded with investors from Ireland and the United Kingdom, has announced a 3-stage feasibility study to evaluate the economic viability of an oil refinery at Placentia Bay in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
The Department of Environment and Conservation has released the Placentia Bay Atlantic Salmon Aquaculture Project, submitted for review by Grieg NL Nurseries Ltd.
He listed nine settlements on the western shore of Placentia Bay south to Burin and St.