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Rakvere

 

a city and administrative center of Rakvere Raion, Estonian SSR. Railroad station on the Tallinn-Narva line, 98 km east of Tallinn. Population, 19,000(1974).

Commercial equipment is manufactured in Rakvere. There are starch-and-syrup, meat, milk-products, and lumber combines and a malt plant in the city. Rakvere has a pedagogical institute, a drama theater, and a museum of local lore. First mentions of the city appeared in the 13th century; the ruins of a 13th-century castle are located on Mount Vallimägi. The Vinni Demonstration Sovkhoz-Technicum is located near Rakvere.

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The estate is located about 10 km north-east of Rakvere.
About 65 percent of those who casted their votes think that Rakvere Meat Processing Plant (Rakvere Lihakombinaat) is the production company that deserves the title of "Russophobe of the Year 2014".
EAA f 854, n 1, s 177 Paide, Rakvere ja Haapsalu linnade privileegid, spetsifikatsioonid ja saabunud kirjad linnade kindlustamise, administratsiooni, majanduse, kohtukorralduse, kodanike kinnisvarade valdusoiguse ja muudel aladel 1623-1704.
He was born in Rakvere (Wesenberg), Estonia, son of Kata H.
This paper describes a case study of the first nearly zero energy office building in Rakvere, Estonia the office building of the Smart Building Competence Centre, currently under technical design and value engineering process.
Our Autumn seminar took place on 29-30 September at Laane-Viru County Central Library in Rakvere, where we listened to lectures on Arvo Part's sound recordings by ECM (lecturer Immo Mihkelson from the Arvo Part Centre), on EBU and Estonian music export (lecturer Tiia Teder, Estonian National Broadcasting) and on history of Estonian pianos (lecturer Alo Poldmae, Estonian Piano Museum).
It was concluded that the backwash waters of treatment systems generally complied with reference levels, apart from Rakvere where sewer sludges are used in agriculture.
Connor Ripley is on international duty with England Under-19s, who play Serbia in a European Championship Group B fixture in Rakvere, Estonia, today.
Serbia will be the opponents three days later on Friday 6 July, but there will be a different venue as this game will take place in the town of Rakvere, again with a 3.
Transportation workers went on strike in Narva and Rakvere on March 5, in Kuressaare on March 6 and in Tartu on the 7th.
We know that the forest in the Erra community had obtained its name by the boundary stone of four landed estates--Pussi, Pada, Erra, Kalsi and became known as Neljaristi mets [Forest of Four Crosses] (ERA II 217, 235/236 (89) < Rakvere, Loganuse, Pussi v.