Wapping
Wapping Wap"ping, n. Yelping. [R.] --Fuller. [1913 Webster]

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  • Wapping — [Wapping] an area of ↑Docklands in London, England. It is known especially as the British base of News International, the newspaper company owned by Rupert Murdoch. When the company moved there in 1986 there was a conflict with trade union… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wapping — Wapping, ein Kirchspiel Londons im Stadtteil Stepney, zwischen den London Docks und der Themse gelegen, mit großen Speichern und (1901) 2125 Einw.; durch den ersten Themsetunnel mit Rotherhithe verbunden (s. den Plan von London) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Wapping — (spr. wópp ), östl. Stadtteil Londons in der Grafsch. Middlesex …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Wapping — infobox UK place country = England region= London official name= Wapping latitude= 51.5073 longitude= 0.0610 os grid reference= TQ345805 post town= LONDON postcode area= E postcode district= E1 london borough= Tower Hamlets dial code= 020… …   Wikipedia

  • Wapping — London Borough of Tower Hamlets Lage in Greater London Status London Borough Region …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wapping — an area of Docklands in London, England. It is known especially as the British base of News International, the newspaper company owned by Rupert Murdoch. When the company moved there in 1986 there was a conflict with trade union members about the …   Universalium

  • Wapping — Wap|ping part of the Docklands area of East London, which has been a centre of the British newspaper industry since the 1980s, when several newspapers moved their offices there from Fleet Street …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Wapping — n. area in London (England) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Wapping (métro de Londres) — Wapping Entrée du Tunnel sous la Tamise Localisation District de Londres Tower Hamlets …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Wapping Tunnel — Wapping or Edge Hill Tunnel in Liverpool, England, was constructed to enable goods services to operate between Liverpool docks and Manchester as part of the planned Liverpool and Manchester Railway. The tunnel is 2030 m long, and runs downhill… …   Wikipedia

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