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Of interest are the Tower of Refuge, built in 1832 on the dangerous Conister, or
St. Mary's Rock, in Douglas Bay; Castle Mona (1804); and the Manx Museum.
The Tourist Trophy motorcycle races and international cycle races are held each
Douglas, David 196 berta, Canada, where the Social Credit Party was founded in
1935. The party dominated the province's politics until 1971, but Douglas'
principles were virtually abandoned in the late 1930s. Douglas, David (b. 1798,
Douglas joined the Hudson's Bay Company in 1821 and rose to become senior
member of the board, in charge of operations west of the Rocky Mountains. After
the establishment of the southwestern boundary with the United States, ...
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