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Scottish sailor who was put ashore on a deserted island off the coast of Chile for five years (providing the basis for Daniel Defoe's novel about Robinson Crusoe) (1676-1721)

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Over the past 15 years, students in Lord Selkirk School Division have benefited from the support system of START, said Michele Polinuk, superintendent, Lord Selkirk School Division.
He said: "I played a trial for St Mirren at Selkirk - and Alex Ferguson signed me on the bus home.
Selkirk, after teaming up once more with MTK Marbella and confirming that he will continue his relationship with coach Danny Vaughan, was announced as having been added to a show in his home city.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Mr Southern was travelling in a large group of motorbikes on the A699 Selkirk to St Boswells Road when the collision happened.
TRAVEL FILE f Alex Mickey stayed in Knowpark Cottage, near Selkirk, as a guest of Unique Cottages.
Christian Selkirk denies having sex with a child between April and June 2011, which relates to a 15-year-old girl who told jurors they met after the 23-year-old sent her a friend request on the social networking site.
WHEN quizzed by the Racing Post late last year on her idea of stallions who were underrated, Kirsten Rausing made the comment her Lanwades stalwarts Selkirk and Hernando could fall into that category as broodmare sires.
I refer to the London Committee and Selkirk collectively as "the metropolitan elites" because, unlike HBC officers and servants living in Rupert's Land or Selkirk's own settlers, the London Committee and Selkirk (at least before 1817) saw Rupert's Land from their home-base in London, rarely setting foot in the territory.
Zantek) today announced the completion of a successful implementation of SAPa Business One for Selkirk Signs & Services Ltd.
International Resource News-21 September 2009-Imperial signs agreement with Selkirk Metals(C)2009 ENPublishing - http://www.
Veteran Canadian historian Bumstead was the Senior Editor of the Selkirk Papers Project, and in 1976 decided to create a biography of Thomas Douglas, Earl of Selkirk (1771-1820).
Treasure hunter Alexander Selkirk spent four years marooned on an island off Chile, and his amazing survival against the odds led Daniel Defoe to write the classic novel.
A constable suffered a broken nose after attending an incident at a house in Bannerfield Drive, Selkirk, early on Saturday.
Last weekend Cardiff beat Selkirk 36-5 and followed that up 48 hours later by winning the Selkirk Centenary Sevens.
Ian Douglas McAteer, 44, was jailed after the murder of drug dealer Warren Selkirk who was shot at point-blank range at Crosby marina before the killer put a bag of dog excrement in the dead man's hand.