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Cowie
COWIE may refer to: PEOPLE * Cowie (surname) PLACES* Cowie, Aberdeenshire , an historic fishing village located at the north side of Stonehaven, Scotland * Cowie Castle
Cowie Castle
, a ruined castle in Aberdeenshire, Scotland * Chapel of St. Mary and St
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Stirling
STIRLING (/ˈstɜːrlɪŋ/ ; Scots : Stirlin; Scottish Gaelic
Scottish Gaelic
: Sruighlea ) is a city in central Scotland
Scotland
. The market town , surrounded by rich farmland, grew up connecting the royal citadel , the medieval old town with its merchants and tradesmen, the bridge and the port. Located on the River Forth , Stirling
Stirling
is the administrative centre for the Stirling
Stirling
council area , and is traditionally the county town of Stirlingshire
Stirlingshire
. Proverbially it is the strategically important "Gateway to the Highlands". It has been said that "Stirling, like a huge brooch clasps Highlands and Lowlands together". Similarly "he who holds Stirling, holds Scotland" is often quoted
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
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Corio, Victoria
CORIO is a residential and industrial area, which forms one of the largest suburbs of Geelong
Geelong
, Victoria in Australia. It is located approximately 9 km north of the Geelong
Geelong
central business district. The area was formerly known as Cowie's Creek after James Cowie , an early land owner who was active in the local and state government. CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Industry * 3 Transport * 4 Sport * 5 Demographics * 6 See also * 7 References * 8 External links HISTORYExplorers Hume and Hovell reached Corio and reported that the local Aboriginals referred to the area as 'coraiyo', loosely meaning 'small marsupial' or 'sandy cliffs'. The land was first subdivided and sold in 1852 as "Cowie's Creek". By the 1860s, Cowie's Creek was home to two hotels and a population of approximately 500 people. A post office opened on November 16, 1864, and was renamed as Corio Post Office in 1913
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Chapel Of St. Mary And St. Nathalan
The CHAPEL OF ST. MARY AND ST. NATHALAN is a ruined chapel overlooking the North Sea
North Sea
immediately north of Stonehaven
Stonehaven
, in the Mearns of Scotland
Scotland
, along the northern shoreline of Stonehaven
Stonehaven
Bay . (Watt, 1985) The founding of this Christian
Christian
place of worship is associated with St. Nathalan . who lived circa 650 AD . The structure is alternatively known as COWIE CHAPEL. The chapel is at the point where the Highland Boundary Fault
Highland Boundary Fault
meets the sea and so is on the dividing line between the highlands and lowlands of Scotland. AREA HISTORYThe Chapel
Chapel
of St. Mary and St. Nathalan is one of the oldest surviving structures in Kincardineshire
Kincardineshire

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Arriva
ARRIVA is a multinational public transport company headquartered in Sunderland , England. It was established in 1938 as T Cowie and through a number of mergers and acquisitions was rebranded Arriva
Arriva
in 1997 and became a subsidiary of Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn
in 2010. Arriva
Arriva
operates bus, coach, train, tram and waterbus services in 14 countries across Europe. As at December 2015 it employed 55,000 people and operated 2.2 billion passenger journeys annually. It operates as three divisions: UK Bus , UK Rail and Mainland Europe
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Cowie Bridge
COWIE BRIDGE is a roadway bridge across the Cowie Water
Cowie Water
in Stonehaven , Scotland
Scotland
near the river\'s mouth at the North Sea
North Sea
. This construction is a listed historical structure in Aberdeenshire
Aberdeenshire
. Historically the area in the vicinity of the Cowie Bridge
Bridge
site has been an old fishing village known as Cowie Village . Between the Cowie Bridge
Bridge
and the North Sea, a new pedestrian bridge is planned, which will also support a new pipeline structure. The site of Cowie Bridge
Bridge
is approximately the point of the southern terminus of the Causey Mounth trackway , which was the only available medieval route crossing the coastal Grampian Mountains
Grampian Mountains
northerly by way of Muchalls Castle and Gillybrands
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Cowie, Aberdeenshire
COWIE is an historic fishing village in Kincardineshire , Scotland. This village has existed since the Middle Ages , but in current times it is effectively subsumed into the town of Stonehaven . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Birthplace of Air Breathing Life * 3 See also * 4 References HISTORY William Camden recorded the existence of Cowie in 1596 in his historical writings. (Watt, 1985) Notable historic features in the vicinity include Cowie Castle (now ruined , Chapel of St. Mary and St. Nathalan (now ruined), the Stonehaven Tolbooth , Muchalls Castle and Fetteresso Castle . Cowie Village was situated at the southern end of the ancient Causey Mounth trackway , which road was constructed on high ground to make passable this only available medieval route from coastal points south from Stonehaven to Aberdeen
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Cowie Water
The COWIE WATER (Scottish Gaelic : Uisge Chollaidh) is a river rising in the Grampian Mountains in Aberdeenshire
Aberdeenshire
, Scotland
Scotland
that discharges to the North Sea
North Sea
in the northern part of Stonehaven
Stonehaven
. south of the ruined Cowie Castle
Cowie Castle
. Tributaries of the Cowie Water
Cowie Water
include the Burn of Monboys , which drains the area to the north, in which the archaeological site Raedykes
Raedykes
Roman Camp
Roman Camp
is situated; and Cowton Burn
Cowton Burn
. Notable features in this vicinity include Dunnottar Castle , Fetteresso Castle and Muchalls Castle
Muchalls Castle

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Cowie
COWIE may refer to: PEOPLE * Cowie (surname) PLACES* Cowie, Aberdeenshire , an historic fishing village located at the north side of Stonehaven, Scotland * Cowie Castle
Cowie Castle
, a ruined castle in Aberdeenshire, Scotland * Chapel of St. Mary and St
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USS Cowie (DD-632)
USS COWIE (DD-632) (later DMS-39), a Gleaves-class destroyer , is the only ship of the United States Navy
United States Navy
to be named for Rear Admiral Thomas Jefferson Cowie . Cowie was launched on 27 September 1941 Liberty Fleet Day at the Boston Navy Yard
Boston Navy Yard
; sponsored by Mrs. C. R. Robinson, daughter of Rear Admiral Cowie and wife of Captain C. R. Robinson. The ship was commissioned on 1 June 1942, Lieutenant Commander
Lieutenant Commander
C. J. Whiting in command; and reported to the U.S. Atlantic Fleet . SERVICE HISTORYDeparting New York 5 October 1942, Cowie escorted the escort carrier Chenango to Norfolk , then cruised on antisubmarine patrol off Cape Hatteras until 23 October when she sailed from Norfolk with Task Force 34 (TF 34) for the invasion of North Africa
North Africa

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Cowie Castle
COWIE CASTLE is a ruined fortress in Aberdeenshire
Aberdeenshire
, Scotland
Scotland
. The site lies at the northern end of Stonehaven
Stonehaven
on the North Sea
North Sea
coast. To the immediate south is the Cowie Bridge crossing of the Cowie Water . Evidence of prehistoric man exists in the vicinity dating to the Iron Age in the form of ring cairns . CONTENTS * 1 Strategic location * 2 The castle * 3 See also * 4 References STRATEGIC LOCATIONThe ancient Causey Mounth trackway was developed at least as early as the eleventh century AD to connect the coastal portion of Stonehaven to a crossing of the River Dee at the southern edge of Aberdeen. This strategic route in the Middle Ages fit with the coastal defences of the fortresses of Dunnottar Castle and Cowie Castle, controlling land and sea movements of military units
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Cowie, Stirling
COWIE ( Scottish Gaelic
Scottish Gaelic
: Collaidh, meaning wooded place) is a village in the Stirling council area
Stirling council area
of Scotland
Scotland
. It lies on the minor B9124 road approximately 4 miles south-east of Stirling
Stirling
and about a mile north of the A9 road . The United Kingdom
United Kingdom
Census 2001 recorded the population as 2387. Cowie was formerly a pit village and stone quarrying was carried on in the surrounds. It is now the site of a factory manufacturing engineered wood products and other light industries. Recent years have seen significant new housing developments in the village for commuters. The "Caberboard" fibreboard factory in Cowie NOTES * ^ "Comparative Population Profile: Cowie Locality"
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