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==Newcastle (England)==
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==Newcastle ([[England]])==
'''Newcastle''' or '''Newcastle-upon-Tyne''' is a port [[city]] in northern [[England]] at the eastern end of [[Hadrian's Wall]]. Its first recorded [[mayor]] was appointed in 1216. The first [[sheriff]] was elected in 1400 when Newcastle became a [[county]].
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'''Newcastle''' or '''Newcastle-upon-Tyne''' is a [[port]] [[city]] in northern [[England]] at the eastern end of [[Hadrian's Wall]]. Its first recorded [[mayor]] was appointed in 1216. The first [[sheriff]] was elected in 1400 when Newcastle became a [[county]].
   
 
* [http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/core.nsf/a/lmhistory?opendocument History of Newcastle's Mayors]
 
* [http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/core.nsf/a/lmhistory?opendocument History of Newcastle's Mayors]
   
==Newcastle (Australia)==
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==Newcastle ([[Australia]])==
'''Newcastle''' is a city in [[New South Wales]], [[Australia]]. It is located about 160 kilometres (100 miles) roughly north of [[Sydney]].
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'''Newcastle''' is a [[city]] in [[New South Wales]], [[Australia]]. It is located about 160 kilometres (100 miles) roughly north of [[Sydney]].
   
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It is home to
It is home to the [[SCA]] [[Barony of Mordenvale]], the [[college of St Crispin]]s as well as the [[Fire and Steel]] [[re-enactment group]] (and its associated sub groups, Kingmakers and Collonell Manus O'Cahan's Regiment of Foote) and [[the Huscarls]] [[Saxon]] [[re-enactment]] group.
 
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* [[Barony of Mordenvale]] ([[SCA]] [[branch]])
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* [[College of St Crispin]]s ([[SCA]] [[branch]])
 
* [[Fire and Steel]] [[re-enactment group]] (and its associated sub-groups, Kingmakers and Collonell Manus O'Cahan's Regiment of Foote)
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* [[the Huscarls]] [[Saxon]] [[re-enactment group]]
   
 
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Latest revision as of 17:51, 26 September 2006

Newcastle (England)

Newcastle or Newcastle-upon-Tyne is a port city in northern England at the eastern end of Hadrian's Wall. Its first recorded mayor was appointed in 1216. The first sheriff was elected in 1400 when Newcastle became a county.

Newcastle (Australia)

Newcastle is a city in New South Wales, Australia. It is located about 160 kilometres (100 miles) roughly north of Sydney.

It is home to