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SEYNE SUR MER, or LA SEYNE

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Originally appearing in Volume V24, Page 756 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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SEYNE SUR MER, or LA SEYNE, an industrial suburb of Toulon, S.V. of that port, and connected with it by rail and steamer. Pop. (1901) 21,002. It owes its importance to the shipbuilding trade, the Societe des Forges et Chantiers de la Mediterranee having here one of the finest shipbuilding yards in Europe (it is a branch of the greater establishment at Marseilles), which gives employment to about 3000 workmen.
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