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  2. Nottingham - Wikipedia

    Nottingham Castle was constructed in 1068 on a sandstone outcrop by the River Leen.The Anglo-Saxon settlement was originally confined to the area today known as the Lace Market and was surrounded by a substantial defensive ditch and rampart, which fell out of use following the Norman Conquest and was filled by the time of the Domesday Survey (1086).

  3. Serengeti National Park - Wikipedia

    The Serengeti National Park is a large national park in northern Tanzania that stretches over 14,763 km 2 (5,700 sq mi). It is located entirely in eastern Mara Region and north east portion of Simiyu Region and contains over 15,000,000 hectares (37,000,000 acres) of virgin savanna.

  4. Marburg virus disease - Wikipedia

    A case of MARV infection occurred in 1980 in Kenya. A French man, who worked as an electrical engineer in a sugar factory in Nzoia (close to Bungoma) at the base of Mount Elgon (which contains Kitum Cave), became infected by unknown means and died shortly after admission to Nairobi Hospital.

  5. Mexico City - Wikipedia

    Today, this avenue is an important financial district in which the Mexican Stock Exchange and several corporate headquarters are located. Another important avenue is the Avenida de los Insurgentes, which extends 28.8 km (17.9 mi) and is one of the longest single avenues in the world.

  6. Temple architecture (LDS Church) - Wikipedia

    At its base the building was 128 feet (39 m) long and 88 ft (27 m) wide, with a clock tower and weather vane reaching to 165 ft (50 m)—a 60% increase over the dimensions of the Kirtland Temple. Like Kirtland, the Nauvoo Temple contained two assembly halls , one on the first floor and one on the second, called the lower and upper courts.

  7. The - Wikipedia

    The (/ ð ə, ð iː / ()) is a grammatical article in English, denoting persons or things already mentioned, under discussion, implied or otherwise presumed familiar to listeners, readers, or speakers.

  8. Algiers - Wikipedia

    It is today a district of Algiers which is largely made up of houses, villas, and buildings not exceeding five stories. El Harrach , a suburb of Algiers, is located about 10 kilometres (6 miles) to the east of the city.

  9. Abidjan - Wikipedia

    Abidjan lies on the south-east coast of the country, on the Gulf of Guinea.The city is located on the Ébrié Lagoon.The business district, Le Plateau, is the center of the city, along with Cocody, Deux Plateaux (the city's wealthiest neighborhood and a hub for diplomats), and Adjamé, a slum on the north shore of the lagoon.