[Crm-sig] Issue 498, disjoint places

Martin Doerr martin at ics.forth.gr
Mon Jun 7 22:36:51 EEST 2021

Dear Dariah,

These are good examples. We normally consider colonies, such as French 
Guayana, and countries on multiple islands.



On 6/7/2021 8:39 AM, Дарья Юрьевна Гук wrote:
> Dear colleagues,
> I have only an example with a "capital". This point can change 
> location and even the area is able to replace. Sometimes it is not the 
> same place as it was some centuries ago. For example, old settlement 
> of Helsinki (or Helsingfors) located in the area of the modern 
> airport, not on the coast. The same story with Upsala in Sweden. 
> Finally, the capitals transfered in modern time: Moscow-St 
> Petersburg-Moscow.
> With kind regards,
> Daria Hookk

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