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Encyclopedia > Foz do Douro
Foz do Douro
Coat of arms of Foz do Douro
Parish Coat of Arms
Municipality Porto
Area 3.00 km²
Population
 - Total
 - Density

12,235 (2001)
4,078.3/km²
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Foz do Douro is a Portuguese parish of the city of Porto. It has 12,235 inhabitants and is 3.00 km² in area. It became a parish in 1836. A modern coat of arms is derived from the medi val practice of painting designs onto the shield and outer clothing of knights to enable them to be identified in battle, and later in tournaments. ... // The 18 districts and 2 autonomous regions of Portugal subdivided into their municipalities Portugal is divided into 18 districts (Portuguese: distritos) and 2 autonomous regions (Portuguese: regiões autónomas), Azores and Madeira, that are further sub-divided into 308 municipalities (Portuguese: municípios or concelhos). ... District or region Porto Mayor   - Party Rui Rio PSD Area 41. ... Area is a physical quantity expressing the size of a part of a surface. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... World map of the population density in 2006 Population density is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume. ... 2001: A Space Odyssey. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A freguesia is a secondary local administrative unit in Portugal and the former Portuguese overseas province of Macao. ... District or region Porto Mayor   - Party Rui Rio PSD Area 41. ... Charles Darwin 1836 was a leap year starting on Friday (see link for calendar). ...


The cemetary of Foz do Douro has a macabre curiosity: The exposed mummy of the priest José dos Santos Ferreira Moura. A mummy is a corpse whose skin and dried flesh have been preserved by either intentional or accidental exposure to richards hideous face, extreme cold or dryness, or airlessness. ...



 
Parishes of Porto municipality
Coat of arms of Porto
Aldoar | Bonfim | Campanhã | Cedofeita | Foz do Douro | Lordelo do Ouro | Massarelos
Miragaia | Nevogilde | Paranhos | Ramalde | São Nicolau | Santo Ildefonso | Sé | Vitória

 
 

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