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- Doubs is a department in the Franche-Comté region of eastern France named after the Doubs River.
- The Doubs is a 453 kilometres long river in eastern France and western Switzerland, left tributary of the Saône. Its source is near Mouthe in the western Jura mountains.
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- Doubs is a commune in the Doubs department in the Franche-Comté region in eastern France.
There are other places with in their name, like Clos du Doubs, Byans-sur-Doubs, Lays-sur-le-Doubs, L'Isle-sur-le-Doubs, Longwy-sur-le-Doubs, Pompierre-sur-Doubs, Verdun-sur-le-Doubs, Longevelle-sur-Doubs and Dampierre-Sur-Le-Doubs.
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Switzerland Without a Car (2009)
by Anthony Lambert
The town beside the River Doubs is a four-minute bus journey ...
by Richard Brookes
Doubs is a woody and mountainous district, interspersed with fertile vallies; the moun. tains yield a considerable supply of iron, the forests abundance of timber, whilst sheep and black cattle abound in the vallies, yielding a considerable supply ...
A New Universal Gazetteer (1833)
Containing a Description of the Principal Nations, Empires, Kingdoms, States ... of the Known World ...
Doubs is a woody and mountainous district, interspersed with ...
Re-modelled and Brought Down to the Present Time by John Marshall
Doubs is a woody and mountainous district, interspersed with fertile vallies ; the mountains yield a considerable supply of iron, the forests abundance of timber, whilst sheep and black cattle abound in the val- lies, yielding a considerable ...
The Encyclopaedia Britannica (1902)
latest edition. A dictionary of arts, sciences and general literature by Day Otis Kellogg, William Robertson Smith
DOUBS, an eastern frontier department of France, so named from its chief river, is formed of the ancient German principality of Moutbeliard (Mompelgard), and of part of the province of Franche-Comte. It is bounded E.S.K.-by Switzerland, N. by ...
Dictionary of Geography, Descriptive, Physical, Statistical, and Historical, Forming a Complete General Gazetteer of the World (1853)
by Alexander Keith Johnston
Doubs, Dubis, a riv. of France, rises in the Jura, at thes. extremity of the dep. Doubs, passes Pontarlier, Morteau, St Hippolyte, Besançon and Dole, where its natural navigation commences, & joins the Saône on the left at Verdun-sur- Saône, ...
frontier of Haute Saone, and flows south-west, separating for the greater part of its course this department from Doubs and Jura. It joins the Saone at Pontaillier in the department of Cote-d'Or. In ...
by Abraham Rees
DOUBLETS, among Lapidaries, denote crysta's wrought o - The river Doubs is not navigabic ; but there. the pendulum of a clock, viz. so that the bob of the pen. dulum rod of a clock, in the form of a flat plate, might, in the course of the vibrations ...
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Scrabble value of D2O1U1B3S1
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