HMS Waitemata (1883)

HMS Waitemata (1883)

A Defender-class torpedo boat, clearly showing the spar torpedo History United Kingdom Name: HMS Waitemata Ordered: 26 August 1882[1] Builder: John I. Thornycroft & Company Cost: £12,600 for four boats Yard number: 170[1] Launched: 30 August 1883[1] Commissioned: 19 September 1883[1] General characteristics Class and type: Defender-class torpedo boat Displacement: 12 tons Length: 62 ft 10 in (19.15 m) Beam: 7 ft 6 in (2.29 m) Installed power: 173 hp (129 kW) Propulsion: Two-cylinder compound-expansion steam reciprocating engine 130lb/sq in Locomotive boiler, Speed: 17.3 kn (32.0 km/h) Complement: 7[1] Armament: One McEvoy Spar torpedo Two 18″ Whitehead torpedoes One 2-barrelled Nordenfelt gun[1] HMS Waitemata was a colonial service Defender-class torpedo boat

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Maria Böhmer

Maria Böhmer Minister of State at the Federal Foreign Office with Michael Roth (2013–present) Incumbent Assumed office 2013 Preceded by Cornelia Pieper Minister of State at the Federal Chancellery In office 2005–2013 Succeeded by Aydan Özoğuz Member of the Bundestag Incumbent Assumed office 1990 Personal details Born (1950-04-23) 23 April 1950 (age 66) Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate West Germany (now Germany) Political party Christian Democratic Union Alma mater University of Mainz Maria Böhmer (born 23 April 1950 in Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate) is a German politician and member of the Bundestag for the CDU. Under the leadership of Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, she currently serves

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Nina Daniels

Nina Daniels Personal information Born (1982-06-22) 22 June 1982 (age 34) Medal record Women’s Synchronized Swimming Representing New Zealand Commonwealth Games 2006 Melbourne Duet Nina Daniels (born 22 June 1982, in Dunedin, New Zealand) is a New Zealand synchronized swimming competitor. She won a bronze medal with her sister Lisa Daniels in the Duet at the 2006 Commonwealth Games. She also competed at the 2008 Olympic Games.[1] References[edit] ^ Profile at the New Zealand Olympic Committee website v t e 2008 New Zealand Olympic team Athletics Adrian Blincoe James Dolphin Stuart Farquhar Beatrice Faumuina Liza Hunter-Galvan Nina Rillstone Kimberley Smith (runner)

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Yogi Bear’s Gold Rush

Yogi Bear’s Gold Rush Yogi Bear in Yogi Bear’s Goldrush North American cover art Developer(s) Entertainment Int[1] Publisher(s) EU: Sunsoft[1] NA: GameTek Platform(s) Game Boy Release date(s) EU: November 24, 1994[1] NA: October 1994 Genre(s) 2D action platformer Mode(s) Single-player Yogi Bear’s Gold Rush (European title: Yogi Bear in Yogi Bear’s Goldrush) is a 1994 2D action platformer video game exclusively for the original Game Boy. Summary[edit] Yogi Bear has to save Jellystone National Park from an evil ghost named Jake; who stole the funds needed to keep the park operating.[2] There are six different stages in the game that range

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Edmond Pillon

Edmond Jacques Marcel Pillon Pillon in 1918 Born 9 June 1891 Chaville, France Died 8 June 1921 Farman Airfield, Toussus-le-Noble Allegiance France Service/branch Aviation Rank Adjutant Unit Escadrille 102, Escadrille 82, Escadrille 67 Awards Médaille militaire, Croix de Guerre Adjutant Edmond Jacques Marcel Pillon was a French World War I flying ace credited with eight aerial victories.[1] Pillon joined the infantry in 1914, but quickly switched over to aviation. He became a non-commissioned Nieuport pilot in 1916, and served in Escadrilles 102 and 82.[2] He scored a single victory for Escadrille 102, on 2 August 1916. From 6 March to

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Tradition Is a Temple

Tradition Is a Temple Theatrical poster Directed by Darren Hoffman Produced by Darren Hoffman Kristen McEntyre Patrick Stafford Written by Darren Hoffman Starring “The King of Treme” Shannon Powell Jason Marsalis Roland Guerin Topsy Chapman and Solid Harmony Lucien Barbarin Steve Masakowski Ed Petersen Chuck Perkins The Baby Boyz Brass Band The Treme Brass Band Narrated by Chuck Perkins Cinematography James Laxton Edited by Darren Hoffman Benedict Kasulis Ryland Jones Distributed by Self Distributed Release date November 14, 2013 (2013-11-14) Running time 96 minutes Country United States Language English Budget Under US$ 100,000 Tradition Is a Temple is an American documentary film about

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Weardale Railway

Weardale Railway Stanhope Station, 2004 Locale County Durham Commercial operations Name Weardale Railway Original gauge 4 ft 8 1⁄2 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge Preserved operations Length 18 mi (29 km) Preserved gauge 4 ft 8 1⁄2 in (1,435 mm) standard gauge Commercial history Opened 19 April 1842 30 January 1843 Passenger service 8 November 1843 Freight service Closed to passengers 1953 Closed 1992 Preservation history Late 2009 Reconnected to the National Network 23 May 2010 Weardale Railway resumes passenger service Easter 2016 Witton-le-Wear Reopens Headquarters Stanhope Wearhead railway station and engine shed on the last day of passenger service in 1953 [ v t e ] Weardale Railway Legend Wearhead St

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