Angra do Heroísmo

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Angra do Heroísmo

(äng`grə do͝o əro͝oēzh`mo͝o), town (1991 pop. 11,672), capital of Angra do Heroísmo dist., Portugal, in the Azores, on Terceira island. It is a port and was until 1832 capital of the Azores. There is an old castle in the town.
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Trigo, Contribuicao ao estudo da emigracao nos Acores (Angra do Heroismo: Governo Regional dos Acores, 1990).
The Commission has decided to refer Portugal to the Court of Justice with regard to discharges from milk-processing factories at Angra do Heroismo in the Azores, which are contributing to marine water pollution.
awayholidays.co.uk, 0044 020 8705 0107 SHORT HAUL Azores from [euro]1,676pp: A seven-night escorted tour of the Atlantic islands visits Terceira's UNESCO listed city Angra do Heroismo, Sao Miguel's Lagoa de Fogo crater lake and more.
Leonora Bettencourt, director of the Santo Espirito Hospital in Angra do Heroismo, near where the emergency stop was made, told Lisbon radio station TSF that a 23-year-old woman was dead on arrival.