Between Guajara-Merim and this fall, inclusive, the Madeira receives the drainage of the northeastern slopes of the Andes, from Santa Cruz de la Sierra to Cuzco, the whole of the south-western slope of Brazilian Matto Grosso, and the northern one of the Chiquitos sierras, an area about Scale, z:2z,50o.000 English Miles 0 5 o zoo 200 390 equal to that of France and Spain.
Of the residential streets, James Street, in the northeastern part of the city, is the most attractive.
"This is what's interesting," he said, pointing to a trail leading from a stash house on the northeastern side of the city and dead ending in the desert.
It collects nearly all the drainage of the Udaipur plateau with that of the eastern slopes and hill-tracts of the Aravallis, and joins the Chambal a little beyond the northeastern extremity of the Bundi state, after a course of about 300 m.
At the northeastern extremity is a group of islands, upon one of which is the naval station of La Maddalena: farther S.E.
Thence its northern and northeastern frontier marches with the Punjab and the United Provinces until it touches the river Chambal, where it turns south-eastward for about 200 m., dividing the states of Dholpur, Karauli, Jaipur and Kotah from Gwalior.
Two fine inlets, Berkeley Sound and Port William, run far into the land at the northeastern extremity of the island.
The Pontotoc ridge separates the drainage system of the Mississippi from that of the Tombigbee; extending from the northeastern part of the state southward, this ridge divides in Choctaw county, the eastern branch separating the drainage basin in the Pascagoula from that of the Pearl, and the western branch separating the drainage basin of the Pearl from that of the Big Black and the Mississippi.
Among institutions are the missionary settlement of the Oxford House, founded in 1884, with its women's branch, St Margaret's House; the NorthEastern hospital for children, the Craft school and the Leather Trade school.
The Basuto, who number 410,020 and form 40% of the total population, are now found mostly in the central, northern and northeastern districts, forming in Lydenburg about 67%, and in Zoutpansberg about 50% of the inhabitants.
(1) Bethnal Green - Divs.: Northeastern, South-western.
of the promontory of Faro (anc. Promontorium Pelorum), which forms the northeastern angle of the island, the capital of the province of Messina and the seat of an archbishop. Pop. (1850), 97,074; (1881), 126,497; (1901), 1 49,77 8; (1905), 158,812.
from London, on the NorthEastern railway.
In the northeastern Nan-shan, on the contrary, a stream runs through each gorge, and both the mountain slopes and the bottoms of the valleys are covered with vegetation.
- but this deposit is not known in the northeastern part of the basin.
Such Lenca names occur on the northeastern boundary of the Ultra-Lempa country of Salvador.
Coal and lignitic coal are the principal economic minerals met with in this central plain, though natural gas occurs and is put to use near Medicine Hat, and " tar sands " along the northeastern edge of the Cretaceous indicate the presence of petroleum.
Northeastern Tibet or Amdo, and also a portion of Khamdo, are under the supervision of a high official (Manchu) residing at Sining Fu in Kansuh, whose title is Imperial Controller-General of Koko Nor.
This policy was very beneficial to the Catholic cause, as it diverted the Turk from central to northeastern Europe; yet, but for the self-sacrificing heroism of Zolkiewski at Cecora and of Chodkiewicz at Khotin, it might have been most ruinous to Poland.
In the northeastern districts the primeval forest gives place to park-like country, consisting of plains covered with high coarse grass, and dotted with occasional baobabs, as well as with wild plum, shea-butter, dwarf date, fan palms, and other small trees.
As the battle which terminated this campaign, the battle of the Frigidus, was fought near the passes of the Julian Alps, Alaric probably learnt at this time the weakness of the natural defences of Italy on her northeastern frontier.
The ascent of Popocatepetl is made on the northeastern slope, where rough roads are kept open by sulphur carriers and timber cutters.
There is a station (Swalwell) on a branch of the NorthEastern railway.
At the northeastern angle of that frontier, the Dihang river, the connecting link between the Tsanpo of Tibet and the Brahmaputra of Assam, bursts through the main axis of the range.
Larger villages are Westerly, in the western part of the township and at the head of navigation (for small vessels) on the Pawcatuck river, and Niantic, in the northeastern part of the township. In Westerly there is a public library (1894), with 23,323 volumes in 1909.
The east road is the great Tung-kwan road, which forms the principal means of communication between Peking and the northeastern provinces of the empire, and Sze-ch'uen, Yun-nan and Tibet.
Occupying a position, then, at the confluence of the roads which connect northeastern China with its western and south-western portions, Si-gan Fu is a city of great commercial importance.
EDWARDSVILLE, a borough of Luzerne county, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., on the north branch of the Susquehanna river, adjoining Kingston and close to the north-western limits of Wilkes-Barre (on the opposite side of the river), in the northeastern part of the state; the official name of the post office is Edwardsdale.
The dale is traversed by a branch of the NorthEastern railway from Northallerton.
In southern Bolivia Cambrian and Ordovician beds form the greater part of the eastern Andes, but farther north the, Devonian and Carboniferous are extensively developed, especially in the northeastern ranges.
Under the new Persian empire the expression has gradually become restricted to the northeastern portion of Persia which forms one of the five great provinces of that country.
In the northeastern corner of the Maidan the Indian memorial to Queen Victoria, consisting of a marble hall, with a statue and historical relics, was opened by the prince of Wales in January 1906.
All along the northern foot of the system hot mineral springs gush out at various places, such as Pyatigorsk, Zhelesnovodsk, Essentuki and Kislovodsk; and the series is continued along the northeastern foot of the highlands of Daghestan, e.g.
It lies principally in the middle part of the basin of the river Ouse, which, entering in the northwest, traverses the rich and beautiful Vale of Bedford with a serpentine course past the county town of Bedford to the northeastern corner near St Neots.
Quartz-mining has since very largely taken the place of placer-mining, but the two principal gold-producing districts are still that traversed by the Blue Mountains in the northeastern quarter and that drained by the Rogue river in the southwestern corner, a continuation of the California field.
A new power, too, appeared from the north: the Gurjaras (ancestors, it is supposed, of the Gujar caste), who had probably entered India with the White Huns, established their power over Gujarat and (c. 600) overran northeastern Kathiawar, made the raja of Valabhi their tributary, and established a branch at Broach (585-740).
A Scotch settlement under letters patent from the Scotch Parliament was made by William Paterson in 1698 on the site of the present Porto Escoces (in the northeastern part of the republic), but in 1700 the Spanish authorities expelled the few settlers still there.
Hardy, a railway official, who planned a town at the intersection of the New Orleans & NorthEastern (which built a round house and repair shops here in 1885) and the Gulf & Ship Island railways.
The higher institutions of learning established by the state are the Oklahoma Agricultural and Mechanical College, a land grant college with an agricultural experiment station at Stillwater; the Oklahoma School of Mines at Wilburton; the Colored Agricultural and Normal University at Langston; the Central Normal School at Edmond; the North-western Normal School at Alva; the South-western Normal School at Weatherford, Custer county; the South-eastern Normal School at Durant, Bryan county; the East Central Normal School at Ada; the Northeastern Normal School at Tahlequah, Cherokee county; and the University of Oklahoma at Norman.
of Hull by a branch of the NorthEastern railway.
If they had, the natives of central Queensland, remote from the sea, should not have their All-Father (Mulkari), and the natives of the northern and northeastern coasts should have an All-Father, who is still to seek.
Previously evaluation work in the northeastern part of the site recorded a series of medieval furrows.
It has played a significant role in building consensus among the Northeastern states required to use reformulated gasoline.
Red-fronted gazelle Gazella rufifrons (V) is the only gazelle found in the park, on its northeastern edge.
Some hours later the Phoenix landed on a low hummock amidst the swamps of the northeastern corner of Roister Island.
Flooding on Sunday also trapped 69 miners underground at a mine in Jiaohe city in China's northeastern Jilin province, Xinhua reported.
nomadic pastoralists living in the northern part of the Somali Democratic Republic in northeastern Africa.
northeastern province of Irbil.
northeastern coast of Tasmania, through the pristine Mount William National Park.
northeastern corner of the map.
northeastern tip of the peninsula, is the historic city center.
northeastern border of the Park.
northeastern edge of Vancouver Island is a lesser known collection of Gulf Islands.
Finally, the far northeastern portion of the country is the third climate sub-region.
The Somali are predominantly nomadic pastoralists living in the northern part of the Somali Democratic Republic in northeastern Africa.
From experiments made on the NorthEastern railway (see a paper by W.
yos (377 ft.), the seat of the famous council; the name (see also Areopagus) has been connected with Ares, whose temple stood on the northern side of the hill, but is more probably derived from the `Apai or Eumenides, whose sanctuary was formed by a cleft in its northeastern declivity.
Its eastern division (including the El Paso & NorthEastern, the El Paso & Rock Island, the Alamogordo & Sacramento Mountain and the Dawson railways) connects with the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific at Tucumcari; thus forming a connecting link between that system and the Southern Pacific. The Santa Fe Central, extending southward from Santa Fe to Torrance, is a connecting link between the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe and the El Paso & South-Western systems. Branches of the Denver & Rio Grande serve the northern parts of New Mexico.
KitchenSource.com has a variety of jelly cabinets from Catskills Hardwood, which are made from domestic Northeastern hardwood and hardwood veneer.
Goldenseal (Hydrastis Canadensis) is a wild plant that grows throughout North America, particularly in the northeastern part of the continent.
Many of her television shows and books were filmed at her homes in the Northeastern United States.
Many people only think of metropolitan activities when they hear New York mentioned, but the ski areas of New York are actually quite plentiful and prove that there is a lot more going on in this northeastern state than just the Big Apple.
She was kicked off Flavor of Love 2 after it was revealed that she did nude modeling while a student at Northeastern University, among other adult entertainment-style movies.
The Ivy League is an athletic conference comprised of eight Northeastern private colleges.
Northeastern University: Founded in 1898, Northeastern University has been working with students for well over a decade.
Boston and New York are convenient departure ports for northeastern cruisers, while San Diego is the line's principle departure port in California.
Norfolk, VA: Conveniently located for both the northeastern and Midwestern states, this port offers a limited variety of different cruises.
New York, NY: An excellent port for northeastern cruises, eastern Caribbean itineraries from New York invariably include several days at sea.
Bayonne, NJ: Another northeastern port with limited itineraries from a select group of cruise lines.
Bermuda Cruises are a favorite for departure ports in the northeastern United States, and New England and Canadian cruises are seasonal variations that explore magnificent autumn foliage.
This Northeastern United States vendor offers many tile showrooms to provide you with a variety of grape-design ideas.
American Ssenior Living Communities is a company that provides long and short-term healthcare and assisted living facilities in several areas of the northeastern part of the United States.
There are several Six Flags theme park locations in the northeastern states, including parks in Maryland, New Jersey, and New York, but only the Springfield, Massachusetts park is officially known as Six Flags New England.
Other notable regions are: Quel'Thalas (Northeast of the Plaguelands) and the Azuremyst Isles, off the Northeastern coast of Kalimdor.
The Adirondacks are a six million acre forest preserve in northeastern New York State formed in 1892.
You'll most likely begin your Roman experience in the northeastern corner of the old city at Roma Termini, the grand central station of Rome.
Other popular New York destinations include the Adirondack Mountains in northeastern New York.
In general, the northeastern portion of the country has the greatest number of roller coasters, though the southeastern province of Provence-Alpes-Cote-d'Azur has a total of five, owing to the presence of three small parks in the region.
Florida, with over 1200 miles of coastline and 700 miles of beach, is a natural vacation spot for winter-weary Northeastern and Midwestern US residents.
PA: Healthy Dairy® Yogurt Smoothies containing SUSTA can be found in dairy aisles throughout the northeastern U.S. This product is all-natural and nonfat.
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