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Population: 1,075,938
Area: 208 sq miles - 540 sq km
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I am extraordinarily patient, provided I get my own way in the end - Margaret Thatcher
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First Steam Locomotive Runs - 1804, Marx publishes The Communist Manifesto - 1848, Battle of Gujarat - 1849, Battle of Verdun Begins - 1916, SS Mendi Sunk off Isle of Wight - 1917
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