Newcastle
geographical name 1. city & port SE Australia in E New South Wales at mouth of Hunter River metropolitan area population 262,331 2. (or in full Newcastle upon Tyne) city & port N England capital of Tyne and Wear population 263,000 3. (or in full Newcastle-under-Lyme) town W central England in Staffordshire population 117,400

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  • Newcastle — commonly refers to: Newcastle upon Tyne, a city in Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom Newcastle, New South Wales, a city in Australia Newcastle or New Castle may also refer to: Contents 1 Places 1.1 Australia …   Wikipedia

  • Newcastle — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in England: Newcastle on Clun Newcastle Emlyn Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyneside Newcastle under Lyme, Staffordshire Newcastle (Shropshire) in Nordirland: Newcastle (Nordirland) in Irland: Newcastle West in Kanada: Newcastle …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Newcastle — Newcastle, WY U.S. city in Wyoming Population (2000): 3065 Housing Units (2000): 1458 Land area (2000): 2.467594 sq. miles (6.391040 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.467594 sq. miles (6.391040… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Newcastle —   [ njuːkɑːsl, englisch], Name von geographischen Objekten:    1) Newcastle, Stadt im Nordwesten der Provinz KwaZulu/Natal, Republik Südafrika, 1 186 m über dem Meeresspiegel, am Fuß der Drakensberge, 40 700 Einwohner. Die Stadt liegt… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Newcastle — upon Tyne, que a menudo se denomina simplemente Newcastle, es una ciudad en el condado de Tyne and Wear en el noreste de Inglaterra. Con unos 259.000 habitantes censados en 2001, Newcastle es la principal ciudad del noreste de Inglaterra y la… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Newcastle — 1.) a large industrial city and port on the River Tyne in northeast England, whose full name is Newcastle upon Tyne. Newcastle used to have a large coal mining and shipbuilding industry, but much of the old industry has now closed down. People… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Newcastle — New cast le, prop. n. A town in England. [PJC] {Carry coals to Newcastle} to do something utterly superfluous; to do something useless or wasteful; from the nearness of Newcastle to the coal mining district. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Newcastle — [no͞o′kas΄əl, nyo͞o′kas΄əl; no͞o′käs΄əl] 1. seaport in Tyne and Wear, N England, north of Leeds: county district pop. 260,000: in full Newcastle upon Tyne [no͞o′kas΄əltīn′] 2. city in Staffordshire, WC England: county district pop. 119,000: in… …   English World dictionary

  • Newcastle — (spr. njuhkahßl). 1) N. (up)on Tyne (spr. öpp n [on] tein), Hauptstadt der engl. Grafsch. Northumberland, am Tyne, (1904) 225.362, mit Gateshead 343.429 E.; got. Hauptkirche St. Nicholas, kath. Kathedrale, Rutherford College, Colleges für Medizin …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Newcastle — Newcastle, an den reizen den Ufern des Tyne, die Hauptstadt von Northumberland in England, mit 52,000 Ew., ist berühmt durch die ergiebigen Steinkohlengruben, deren Ausbeute jährlich über 42 Mill. Centner beträgt. Außerdem befinden sich hier… …   Damen Conversations Lexikon

  • Newcastle — (Njukaßl), nordamerikan. Stadt in Delaware. mit 4000 E., Maschinenfabrik …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

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