geographical name valley W Scotland SE of Loch Leven

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  • Glencoe — may refer to:*Glencoe, Highland, a village in Glen Coe, Lochaber, Highland, ScotlandGlencoe was used by Scottish emigrants to name several other places in the world: *In Australia: **Glencoe, New South Wales **Glencoe, South Australia *In Canada …   Wikipedia

  • Glencoe — ist die Bezeichnung mehrerer Orte in Großbritannien: Glencoe (Schottland) in Australien: Glencoe (South Australia) in Kanada: Glencoe (Ontario) in Neuseeland: Glencoe (Neuseeland) in Südafrika: Glencoe (Südafrika) in den Vereinigten Staaten:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Glencoe — puede referirse a: Glen Coe, Lochaber (Escocia). la Masacre de Glencoe (1692). Glencoe (Escocia), una localidad del valle de Glen Coe. Glencoe fue un topónimo utilizado por emigrantes escoceses para dar nombre a otros lugares del mundo: En… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Glencoe — Glencoe, FL U.S. Census Designated Place in Florida Population (2000): 2485 Housing Units (2000): 1033 Land area (2000): 7.646342 sq. miles (19.803933 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.047618 sq. miles (0.123329 sq. km) Total area (2000): 7.693960 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Glencoe —    GLENCOE, a district, in the parish of Lismore and Appin, district of Lorn, county of Argyll, 17 miles (N. E. by E.) from Appin. This singularly wild and celebrated Highland vale is situated nearly at the head of an arm of the sea called Loch… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Glencoe — (spr. glenkō), 1) wildes Gebirgstal in der schott. Grafschaft Argyll, südlich vom Loch Leven, mit dem kleinen See Treachtarn, dem der Coe entströmt, an dessen Ufern Ossian geboren wurde. Hier wurden 12. Febr. 1692 die Macdonalds meuchlings… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Glencoe — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Glen Coe est une vallée des Highlands d Écosse. Glencoe, une station de ski écossaise Glencoe (Nouveau Brunswick) Glencoe (Illinois) Glencoe est une… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Glencoe — 1 Original name in latin Glencoe Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 33.95704 latitude 85.93247 altitude 165 Population 5160 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Glencoe Name in other language State… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Glencoe — a valley in the Scottish Highlands. In 1692 it was the scene of the Glencoe Massacre. About 40 members of the MacDonald clan were killed by members of the Campbell clan and the soldiers of the English king, William III. The MacDonalds were killed …   Universalium

  • GLENCOE —    a wild and desolate glen in the N. of Argyllshire, running eastward from Ballachulish 10 m.; shut in by two lofty and rugged mountain ranges; the Coe flows through the valley and enhances its lonely grandeur. See GLENCOE, MASSACRE OF …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Glencoe — Glen|coe Glen Coe a valley in the western Highlands of Scotland, where, in 1692, members of one ↑clan (=a large group of families) , the Campbells, killed members of another clan, the MacDonalds, in the Massacre of Glencoe. It is now a popular… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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