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Wisby:

see VisbyVisby
or Wisby
, city (1990 pop. 20,990), capital of Gotland co., SE Sweden, on Gotland Island and on the Baltic Sea. It is an industrial center and a popular resort and has a modern ice-free port. Manufactures include cement and refined sugar.
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Head teacher Clive Wisby, 39, said: "He said Kevin Keegan rang him and that swang it.
Rolls of Oleron [12th Century]; the North European ordinances associated with the Hanseatic League, which grew out of the Sea Laws of Wisby in the 13th Century; and the subsequent Consolato del Mare [11th to 13th Centuries]....
Biluthyrarna sought to distance itself from the independent market players Wisby Uthyrning and Mickes Biluthyrning, both operational on the island of Gotland,...
Aaron and Wisby (1964) reported that maximum pink shrimp photo-activation (attraction to light) occurred during the full moon.
"I wasn't frustrated because I knew that in the second half, most of the time, in close games, that we've been able to take it to teams and find a way to score goals," Wisby said.
The hard core of seven - all from London - who received the 30-year sentences were: Ronald Arthur Biggs (34), left, carpenter, Douglas Gordon Goody (34), hairdresser, Charles Frederick Wilson (31), bookmaker, Thomas William Wisby (33), bookmaker, Robert Welch (34) club proprietor, James Hussey (30) painter and Roy James (23) a racing motorist.
Few cyprinid nest associates spawn in nests of centrarchids with some exceptions (Kramer and Smith, 1960; Hunter and Wisby, 1961; Hunter and Hastler, 1965; DeMont, 1982; Johnston and Knight, 1999; Fletcher, 1993; Fletcher and Burr, 1992; Shao, 1997).
In his report Schmidt (1859) drew the following conclusions: (1) many types of rocks/fossils characteristic of the 'lower Silurian formation' in northern Estonia (Ungulitensandstein, bituminose Thonschiefer mit Dictyonema fabelliformis (Eichw.), Chloritkalk, Vaginatenkalk, Jewe (Johvi) Zone)(1), occur also in the outcrops of the Swedish mainland and/or on Oland; (2) the uppermost zones of the 'lower Silurian formation' in Estonia (Wesenberg (Rakvere), Lyckholm (Saaremoisa), Borkholm (Porkuni)) occur also in Dalarna; (3) the rocks in the Wisby (Visby) Zone on Gotland are similar to the basal part of the 'upper Silurian formation' in Estonia, i.e.
Swedish hotel property company Home Properties AB (OMX Stockholm: HOPR) said on Friday (9 May) that it has agreed to acquire two properties adjacent to its hotel property Clarion Hotel Wisby in Visby, Sweden.