Dundee

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Dundee (Dùn Dè ) is Scotland's fourth-largest city and the 51st-most-populous built-up area in the United Kingdom.wikipedia
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Angus, Scotland

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Historically part of Angus, the city developed into a burgh in the late 12th century and established itself as an important east coast trading port. This placed Monifieth and Invergowrie in the unitary authorities of Angus and Perth and Kinross, largely reinstating the pre-1975 county boundaries.
The council area borders Aberdeenshire, Dundee City and Perth and Kinross.

University of Dundee

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Dundee has two universities — the University of Dundee and the Abertay University.
The University of Dundee (abbreviated as Dund. for post-nominals) is a public research university in Dundee, Scotland.

List of towns and cities in Scotland by population

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Dundee (Dùn Dè ) is Scotland's fourth-largest city and the 51st-most-populous built-up area in the United Kingdom.

Dundee F.C.

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A unique feature of Dundee is that its two professional football clubs, Dundee F.C. and Dundee United, have stadiums all but adjacent to each other.
Dundee Football Club is a professional football club based in the city of Dundee, Scotland.

Dundee United F.C.

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A unique feature of Dundee is that its two professional football clubs, Dundee F.C. and Dundee United, have stadiums all but adjacent to each other.
Dundee United Football Club is a Scottish professional football club based in the city of Dundee.

Abertay University

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Dundee has two universities — the University of Dundee and the Abertay University.
Abertay University is one of two public universities in the city of Dundee, Scotland.

RRS Discovery

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Today, Dundee is promoted as "One City, Many Discoveries" in honour of Dundee's history of scientific activities and of the RRS Discovery, Robert Falcon Scott's Antarctic exploration vessel, which was built in Dundee and is now berthed at Discovery Point.
After an extensive restoration Discovery is now the centrepiece of a visitor attraction in the city where she was built, Dundee.

V&A Dundee

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The V&A Dundee – the first branch of the V&A to operate outside of London – is the main centre piece of the waterfront project.
V&A Dundee is a design museum in Dundee, Scotland, which opened on 15 September 2018.

List of Scottish council areas by population density

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The mid-year population estimate for 2016 was 148,270, giving Dundee a population density of 2,478/km 2 or 6,420/sq mi, the second-highest in Scotland.

Firth of Tay

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It lies within the eastern central Lowlands on the north bank of the Firth of Tay, which feeds into the North Sea.
The Firth of Tay (Scottish Gaelic: Linne Tatha) is a firth in Scotland between the council areas of Fife, Perth and Kinross, the City of Dundee and Angus, into which Scotland's largest river in terms of flow, the River Tay empties.

North Sea

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It lies within the eastern central Lowlands on the north bank of the Firth of Tay, which feeds into the North Sea.
The Devil's Hole lies 200 mi east of Dundee, Scotland.

Lochee

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Cox Brothers, who owned the massive Camperdown Works in Lochee, were one of the largest jute manufacturers in Europe and employed more than 5,000 workers.
Lochee is an area in the west of Dundee, Scotland.

Tay Bridge disaster

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The town was also the location of one of the worst rail disasters in British history, the Tay Bridge disaster.
The Tay Bridge Disaster occurred during a violent storm on Sunday 28 December 1879, when the first Tay Rail Bridge collapsed as a train from Wormit to Dundee passed over it, killing all aboard.

Tay Bridge

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The first Tay Rail Bridge was opened in 1878.
The Tay Bridge carries the railway across the Firth of Tay in Scotland between Dundee and the suburb of Wormit in Fife.

Keiller's marmalade

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Most notable among these were James Keiller's and Sons, established in 1795, which pioneered commercial marmalade production, and the publishing firm DC Thomson, which was founded in the city in 1905.
It was made by James Keiller in Dundee, Scotland, later creating James Keiller & Son, a brand name which became iconic in the 18th and 19th centuries, and has been sold several times.

John Graham, 1st Viscount Dundee

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The town played a pivotal role in the establishment of the Jacobite cause when John Graham of Claverhouse, 1st Viscount Dundee raised the Stuart standard on the Dundee Law in 1689.
John Graham was the elder son of Sir William Graham and Lady Madeline Carnegie, from a junior branch of the family that had acquired the estate of Claverhouse near Dundee.

Invergowrie

Under these boundaries, the Angus burgh and district of Monifieth, and the Perth electoral division of Longforgan (which included Invergowrie) were annexed to the county of the city of Dundee. This placed Monifieth and Invergowrie in the unitary authorities of Angus and Perth and Kinross, largely reinstating the pre-1975 county boundaries.
Invergowrie is a village on the northwest bank of the Firth of Tay to the west of Dundee.

Camperdown Works

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Cox Brothers, who owned the massive Camperdown Works in Lochee, were one of the largest jute manufacturers in Europe and employed more than 5,000 workers.
Camperdown Works was a jute works in Dundee, Scotland, which covered around 30 acres and at one point employed over 14,000, mostly female, workers.

Monifieth

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This placed Monifieth and Invergowrie in the unitary authorities of Angus and Perth and Kinross, largely reinstating the pre-1975 county boundaries.
Monifieth is considered a commuter town and suburb of its closest city, Dundee, which it is physically attached to.

Perth and Kinross

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This placed Monifieth and Invergowrie in the unitary authorities of Angus and Perth and Kinross, largely reinstating the pre-1975 county boundaries.
It borders onto the Aberdeenshire, Angus, Argyll and Bute, Clackmannanshire, Dundee, Fife, Highland and Stirling council areas.

Longforgan

Under these boundaries, the Angus burgh and district of Monifieth, and the Perth electoral division of Longforgan (which included Invergowrie) were annexed to the county of the city of Dundee.
It lies 5 mi west of Dundee on the main A90 road.

Tayside House

This has replaced Tayside House which was demolished in 2013 as part of the Dundee Waterfront improvements.
Tayside House was an office block development in the city centre area of Dundee.

David, Earl of Huntingdon

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While earlier evidence for human occupation is abundant, Dundee's success and growth as a seaport town arguably came as a result of William the Lion's charter, granting Dundee to his younger brother, David (later Earl of Huntingdon) in the late 12th century.
In 1190 his brother gave him 'superiority' over Dundee and its port.

Stewart Hosie

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The constituencies of Dundee East and Dundee West are represented by Stewart Hosie (Scottish National Party) and Chris Law (Scottish National Party), respectively, both of whom were re-elected at the 2017 General Election.
Born in Dundee, Stewart Hosie was educated at Brackens Primary School, Invertay Primary School Monifieth and Carnoustie High School.

Dundee Law

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The town played a pivotal role in the establishment of the Jacobite cause when John Graham of Claverhouse, 1st Viscount Dundee raised the Stuart standard on the Dundee Law in 1689.
The Law is a hill in the centre of Dundee, Scotland.