Varennes, Winnipeg

Coordinates: 49°51′18″N 97°06′43″W / 49.855°N 97.112°W / 49.855; -97.112 Varennes is a neighbourhood in the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. It is a small triangular neighbourhood located in the northern section of the district of St. Vital, and is bounded by St. Mary’s Road on the west, Fermor Avenue on the south, and St. Anne’s Road (the Trans-Canada Highway) on …

Backåkra

Dag Hammarskjöld’s farm in Backåkra Dag Hammarskjöld’s farm at Backåkra (Swedish: [ˈbakːokra]), close to Ystad in southern Sweden, was bought in 1957 as a summer residence by Hammarskjöld, then Secretary-General of the United Nations (1953-1961). The farm was in decline and its restoration came to last until after Hammarskjölds death in 1961. It is maintained by the Swedish hiking association Svenska …

Honor Bound

Honor Bound may refer to: Honor Bound (1920 film), a 1920 American drama film directed by Jacques Jaccard Honor Bound (film), a 1988 film directed by Jeannot Szwarc “Honor Bound” (song), a 1985 song written by Tommy Rocco, Charlie Black, and Austin Roberts and recorded by Earl Thomas Conley Honor Bound series, a series of World War II thriller novels …

Institute of Statisticians

The Institute of Statisticians was a British professional organization founded in 1948 to protect the interests of professional statisticians.[1] It was originally named The Association of Incorporated Statisticians Limited, but this was later changed.[2] The Institute was formed after the Royal Economic Society prevented a 1947 extension to the Royal Charter of the Royal Statistical Society which would have allowed …

Thorndike Pond

Thorndike Pond Location Cheshire County, New Hampshire Coordinates 42°51′28″N 72°3′24″W / 42.85778°N 72.05667°W / 42.85778; -72.05667Coordinates: 42°51′28″N 72°3′24″W / 42.85778°N 72.05667°W / 42.85778; -72.05667 Primary outflows Stanley Brook Basin countries United States Max. length 1.5 mi (2.4 km) Max. width 0.5 mi (0.80 km) Surface area 252 acres (1.02 km2) Average depth 11 ft (3.4 m) Max. depth 23 ft (7.0 m) Surface elevation 1,158 ft (353 m) Settlements Jaffrey; Dublin Thorndike …

New Jersey Brigade Encampment Site

U.S. Historic district Contributing property New Jersey Register of Historic Places Historical information signs by encampment site Show map of Somerset County, New Jersey Show map of New Jersey Show map of the US Coordinates 40°44′53″N 74°33′34″W / 40.74806°N 74.55944°W / 40.74806; -74.55944Coordinates: 40°44′53″N 74°33′34″W / 40.74806°N 74.55944°W / 40.74806; -74.55944 Area 320.55 acres (1.2972 km2) Part of Morristown National Historical …