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Whitehaven

(hwīt`hāvən), town (1991 pop. 27,512), Cumbria, NW England, at the mouth of Solway Firth. Whitehaven is a seaport and industrial town. There are chemical works, iron foundries, and other industries. Whitehaven was attacked by John Paul JonesJones, John Paul,
1747–92, American naval hero, b. near Kirkcudbright, Scotland. His name was originally simply John Paul. Early Life

John Paul went to sea when he was 12, and his youth was adventure-filled.
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 in 1778 and by a German submarine in 1918. Local Calder Hall is the site of Britain's first nuclear power station.
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Thus for three years little Jonathan lived with his nurse at Whitehaven, growing strong and brown in the sea air.
A royalty interest has been acquired by Anglo Pacific in Narrabri coal project, which is a major thermal coal and PCI coal mine in New South Wales, Australia, run by Whitehaven Coal Ltd, for US$65 million.
Chilly temperatures across the UK froze the sea at Whitehaven in Cumbria, allowing dogwalkers to stroll across.
The environmental activist composed a fake press release stating that the ANZ bank would not be lending Whitehaven Coal the billion dollars it needed to open a new pit.
7m of private equity cash to support the next stage of its Whitehaven Coking Coal Project, which aims to create the mining operation in the Cumbrian town, potentially creating 500 jobs.
NORTH Wales Crusaders head coach Anthony Murray wants his side to build on the "massively important" win over Whitehaven in his first game in charge at Batley this weekend.
The Warrington stalwart returns from injury at Leigh Sports Village this evening as Swinton, second from bottom in the Championship, tackle WHITEHAVEN.
Jonathan Moyler, the anti-coal activist who issued a fake press release that caused losses on Whitehaven Coal and its shareholders, had maintained that the bigger loser is not the stockholders of the mining firm but farmers who would be affected by the company's Maules Creek project in the Gunnedah Basin.
W'HAVEN v NW CRUSADERS TOMORROW, 3PM NORTH Wales Crusaders head coach Clive Griffiths will check on the fitness of Danny Hulme and Jono Smith before finalising his squad to travel north to take on Whitehaven tomorrow.
KEVIN NEIGHBOUR believes last weekend's postponement will allow his Gateshead Thunder side to arrive in Whitehaven with a spring in their step tomorrow.
NYSE: AJG) today announced the acquisition of Whitehaven Insurance Group, Inc.
The last time the two siS des met in April was when Whitehaven were resounding 34-0 winners.