Tczew


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Tczew

(chĕf), Ger. Dirschau, town (1992 est. pop. 60,000), Pomorskie prov., N Poland, a port on the Vistula River. It is a rail junction, with railroad workshops and shipyards located there. Chartered in 1260, Tczew became part of Poland in the late 13th cent. but was held by the Teutonic KnightsTeutonic Knights
or Teutonic Order
, German military religious order founded (1190–91) during the siege of Acre in the Third Crusade. It was originally known as the Order of the Knights of the Hospital of St. Mary of the Teutons in Jerusalem.
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 from 1308 until 1466, when it reverted to Poland. It passed to Russia in 1772 and was not reincorporated into Poland until 1919.

Tczew

 

a city in Poland, in Gdansk Województwo; situated on the Vistula River. Population, 50,000 (1974). Tczew, a transportation junction and river port, has a motor-vehicle assembly plant, a precision machine plant, a shipyard, and enterprises of the food-processing industry.

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Contract award notice: Clearing rivers, Canals and watercourses from vegetation in the area of operation of the tczew catchment board, Divided into parts (poland-warsaw: Hire of mowers or agricultural equipment with operator)
The cities of Katowice, Krakow, Tczew and Tunel were attacked with incendiary bombs.
Eaton is to initially produce transmissions at the company's plants in Tczew, Poland, and Wuxi, China, with production moving to its new facility in Pune, India, as volumes increase.
LET'S hear it for Polish farmer Tomasz Jankowski, who faces jail after drunkenly trying to drive his tractor down the steps of the town square of Tczew in north-west Poland.
Katowice, Krakow, Tczew and Tunel were attacked with incendiary bombs, followed by air raids on Warsaw at 9am.
Principal battles: Cecora (Tetora) (1620); Martynow (possibly Bolslaya Martynovka) (1624); Hamersztyn (Czarne, near Szczecin), Tczew (1627); Sztum (1629).
Contract awarded for Delivery of furniture to primary schools from the area of the tczew city commune
The object of the contract is divided into the following parts 1) task 1 - meetings in the lebork poviat, 2) task 2 - meetings in the poviat of sztum, 3) task 3 - meetings in the slupsk poviat, 4) task 4 - meetings in the poviat of gdynia, 5) task 5 - meeting in the bytw poviat, 6) task 6 - meeting in the poviat the starogard poviat, 7) task 7 - meetings in the tczew poviat.
Contract awarded for Delivery of equipment for primary schools from the area of tczew commune
Tenders are invited for delivery of equipment for primary schools from the area of tczew commune
Contract awarded for Implementation of construction works related to energy-thermal modernization of the special facilities group in tczew, as part of the task titled comprehensive energy modernization of buildings owned by the tczew poviat
Tenders are invited for modernization of the maneuvering square in the area of the psp kp in tczew