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AUBIN

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Originally appearing in Volume V02, Page 891 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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AUBIN, a town of southern France, in the department of Aveyron on the Enne, 30 M. N.W. of Rodez. In 1906 the urban population was 2229, the communal population 9986. Aubin is the centre of important coal-mines worked in the middle ages, and also has iron-mines, the product of which supplies iron works close to the town. Sheep-breeding is important in the vicinity. The church dates from the 12th century.
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