Camperdown


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Camperdown

(kăm`pərdoun'), Du. Kamperduin [the dune of Kamp], locality near the village of Kamp, North Holland prov., NW Netherlands, on the North Sea. In 1797 the British defeated the Dutch in a naval battle off Camperdown.
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BECOME a homeowner this year with the affordable shared ownership options at the new Silverbirch development in Camperdown.
A troop of 11 endangered macaques arrived at the Camperdown Wildlife Centre in Dundee in October and were an instant hit with visitors.
RIVERSIDE Home Ownership (RHO) is set to reveal its new show home tomorrow, at its latest shared ownership development in Camperdown.
The Andrews Labor Government is helping to safeguard and restore the historic Camperdown Turf Club grandstand thanks to a $330,000 grant.
This follows the handover of DEFENDER, which was accepted off contract in a ceremony at Portsmouth Naval Base in July, 2012 DUNCAN, named after Admiral Lord Viscount Adam Duncan who commanded the Royal Navy to victory over the Dutch Fleet in the Battle of Camperdown in 1797, is affiliated with his home town of Dundee as well as Belfast.
The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Camperdown recently achieved internationally-recognised accreditation for creating an environment committed to giving babies the best start in life.
Camperdown Care Home in Dundee - which looks after 30 adults with brain trauma, neurological disorders and spinal injuries - was told to improve or risk closure.
They met at Deus Ex Machina in Parramatta Rd, Camperdown, with Bloom riding there on his new customised road bike turned hill climber, the Deus SR400, which cost him 20,000 dollars, reports the Daily Telegraph.
Becky and Margaret, 58, have been visiting Ballumbie Nursing Home and Camperdown Care Home in Dundee for the past eight years.
AUCKLAND Peter Jackson's Camperdown Studios has ramped up its Wellywood complex in Wellington, New Zealand, with a new 24,500-square-foot soundstage.
It really makes me feel powerless in my own country to know that whichever party or candidate I vote for, it won't make any difference to my civil fights," said Daisy Little, an openly lesbian resident of Camperdown, near Sydney.