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Pembroke

(pĕm`brōk), town (1991 pop. 13,997), SE Ont., Canada, NW of Ottawa, on the Ottawa River. It is a lumbering center and also has steel and electric-products factories.

Pembroke

(pĕm`bro͝ok), Welsh Penfro, town (1991 pop. 7,049), Pembrokeshire, SW Wales, on an inlet of the Milford Haven estuary. The town is an agricultural market with tourism, ship repairing, and light industries. It was formerly the site of several military bases. Pembroke Dock, the town's older section, is mainly industrial. Pembroke contains a 10th-century priory and 12th-century castle. Henry VII was born there.

Pembroke

1. a town in SW Wales, in Pembrokeshire on Milford Haven: 11th-century castle where Henry VII was born. Pop. (with Pembroke Dock): 15 890 (2001)
2. the smaller variety of corgi, usually having a short tail
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Ship crews at Holyhead and Pembroke Dock are protesting at plans to replace staff with cheaper workers from abroad.
Collection of farming ideas under 21: 1, Huw Meredydd, Pen Parc, Ceredigion; 2, Nicola Evans, Abernant, Carmarthen; 3, Hedydd Owen, Eglwyswrw, Pembroke. Writ-ten Portrayal under 16: 1, Glesni Davies, BroDdyfi, Montgomeryshire; 2, Meilir Hughes, Mydroilyn, Ceredigion; 3, Alwyn Jones, Uwchaled, Clwyd.
SEVENTY-FIVE years ago next month Admiralty Oil Tanks at Pembroke Dock were bombed by the Luftwaffe causing a massive fire which directly led to the deaths of five Cardiff firefighters.
You'll be able to sample actual dishes right there in the Pembroke Pines office.
All that research will form part of The Secret Life of Pembroke Place exhibition, which will include the restored Galkoffs frontage and which is set to open in October next year.
The festival has been created in collaboration with local stakeholders including the town council, Pembroke Dock Heritage Centre, The VC Gallery and the Pembroke Town Team.
He's been in the area since 1975 and grew up here playing baseball and football just up the street," said Douglas Harrision, Board Commissioner, South Broward Hospital District and a resident of Pembroke Pines.
The six-storey, 40,000 sq ft development, located at 4-10, Pembroke Place, will also comprise ground-floor retail space, a student management office, cycle storage and laundry facilities.
"The funding creates vital impetus for Pembroke Port and Pembroke Dock Marine, allowing us to tackle extensive planning legwork now, so that we can hit the road running when the full City Deal funding comes through.
But it is reckoned the United States corporation GATX Capital paid as much as IRpounds 55 million for the Pembroke stake held by Mr Desmond and his IIU company.
Rank: Private Regiment: South Wales Borderers Age: 21 Date of death: 21-11-1916 Buried at: AIF Burial Ground, Flers Henry Nicholas Wyndham Son of John and Mary Ann Wyndham, of 44 Pembroke Road, Canton.

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