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Encyclopedia > Deusto
Deusto is labelled with number 1 in this map of the districts of Bilbao.
Deusto on the right from the bascule bridge from Abandoibarra.

Deusto or Deustu is a neighbourhood of the city of Bilbao, Basque Country placed in the right bank of the Estuary of Bilbao with a population of 50,000. It used to be a separate municipality until it was incorporated in 1925. The traditional center has always been at the Church of St. Peter. Image File history File links Bilbao-districts. ... Image File history File links Bilbao-districts. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... La Muy Noble y Muy Leal e Invicta (The most noble and most loyal and undefeated) Location Location of Bilbao in Spain and Biscay Coordinates : 43,15° n. ... Pays Basque) see Northern Basque Country. ... The estuary is heavily populated. ... Year 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ...

The Deusto campus of the University.

Modernly it hosts one of the most important Jesuit Universities: the University of Deusto. Along its shore it was excavated the incomplete Deusto Canal, which was part of the plans for canalization of the river, yet it was abandoned when it became obvious that bringing cargo ships into the very heart of the city was impractical. Since then the neighbourhood Zorrozaurre became a separate, artificially created peninsula. The neighbourhood is linked to downtown Bilbao by a bascule bridge. Image File history File linksMetadata No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File linksMetadata No higher resolution available. ... The Society of Jesus (Latin: Societas Iesu), commonly known as the Jesuits, is a Roman Catholic religious order. ... Representation of a university class, 1350s. ... The University of Deusto is one of the most distinguished academic institutions in Spain, with campuses in Bilbao and San Sebastian. ... Zorrozaurre, sometimes refered to as Zorrotzaurre is a peninsula in Bilbao, Spain. ... Salmon Bay Bridge, Seattle, USA; a single leaf through truss with an above-deck counterweight A bascule bridge is a drawbridge with a counterweight that continuously balances the span, or leaf, throughout the entire upward swing in providing clearance for boat traffic. ...


As a rural municipality it produced tomatoes of local prestige, and locals are still nicknamed tomateros.


 
 

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