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Originally appearing in Volume V25, Page 867 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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STEELE, a town of Germany, in the Prussian Rhine Province on the navigable Ruhr, 4 M. by rail E. of Essen, at the junction of the lines Duisburg-Dortmund and Vohwinkel-Hagen. Pop. (1905), 12,988. It contains a Gothic parish church (Roman Catholic), a high school and a Roman Catholic hospital. Ithas coal-mines, iron and steel works, and makes fireproof bricks. A Diet of the empire was held here in the year 938 by the emperor Otto I.
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ANNE STEELE (1717-1778)

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