Collingwood


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Collingwood,

town (1991 pop. 13,505), S Ont., Canada at the south end of Georgian Bay, an arm of Lake Huron. Collingwood is a shipbuilding center and has one of the largest dry docks on the Great Lakes. It is famous for its Blue Mountain pottery, made from Georgian Bay clay. It is also a winter ski resort.
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As Collingwood never saw a vacant place in his estate but he took an acorn out of his pocket and popped it in; so deal with your compliments through life.
'that glorious man, Lord Nelson,' and of Collingwood; and drew nothing in, as the saying is, by the head and shoulders, but brought it to bear upon his purpose, naturally, and with a sharp mind to its effect.
Collingwood's president Eddie McGuire confirmed the deal via the team's (http://www.collingwoodfc.com.au/news/2014-10-14/eddie-hints-at-beams-deal) official website and mentioned that the transaction will be finalised on Tuesday.
THE great and good of the Birmingham property industry, together with a number of London clients, enjoyed Collingwood Rigby's 20th birthday celebrations at Bar Metro.
London, Mar 9 ( ANI ): Former England one-day captain Paul Collingwood has admitted that he would not have had the necessary X-factor to get into Scotland's cricket team, let alone England's if he had been playing now.
THE HMS Collingwood Association is trying to reunite those who served at the massive shore establishment in Hampshire.
Local newspapers right across the country recently printed a letter from me seeking those who had served in the Royal Navy, at the 197-acre Shore Establishment HMS Collingwood at Fareham in Hampshire, and who would like to be reunited with their old shipmates through the HMS Collingwood Association, possibly meeting up again at one of the reunions we hold every year or even joining one of the visits to HMS Collingwood to see the changes.
4 January 2012 - US business advisory firm The Collingwood Group said today it had acquired federal housing administration (FHA) compliance specialist GWN Consulting LLC for an undisclosed price.
PAUL COLLINGWOOD shrugged off his Twenty20 struggles with the bat to prove a match-winner with the ball as Durham beat Worcestershire by 28 runs at Chester-le-Street.
Summary: Paul Collingwood is to have keyhole knee surgery at the end of England's World Cup campaign.
The ECB confirmed that Collingwood will undergo arthroscopic left-knee surgery to correct minor cartilage damage.
England's next target is to win the World Cup - their 15-man squad was announced yesterday with Paul Collingwood the surprise inclusion.