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Population: 664,200
Area: 1024 Sq miles 2653 Sq k
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A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner. - Sir Francis Bacon
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French Surrender Quebec to the British - 1759, Theatre Royal Covent Garden Re-Opens - 1809, Darwin Sets Foot on Galapagos Islands - 1835, Jimi Hendrix dies in London - 1970, Scotland Says NO - 2014
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