Swan River Colony


the original official name for the colony founded in WA in 1829.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Swan River Colony — was a British settlement established at the Swan River on the west coast of Australia in 1829. Strictly speaking, the Swan River Colony existed only from 1829 until 1832, and encompassed only the lands around and to the south of the Swan River.… …   Wikipedia

  • Swan River Colony — Die Swan River Colony war eine britische Kolonie am Swan River in Western Australia, die sowohl der private Investor Thomas Peel als auch der Militär James Stirling auf dem Kontinent Australien aufbauen wollten. Der Name war pars pro toto für… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Swan River Colony — Perth built around the River Swan in Western Australia …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • A sketch of the vegetation of the Swan River Colony — Frontispicio de la publicación A Sketch of the Vegetation of the Swan River Colony A Sketch of the Vegetation of the Swan River Colony, también conocido por su abreviatura botánica estándar Sketch Veg. Swan R …   Wikipedia Español

  • Land grants in the Swan River Colony — The Swan River Colony, established in June 1829, was the only British colony in Australia established on the basis of land grants to settlers. Under the conditions stipulated by the Colonial Office, settlers would be granted land in proportion to …   Wikipedia

  • A sketch of the vegetation of the Swan River Colony — also known by its standard botanical abbreviation Sketch Veg. Swan R. ,cite web | url = http://www.ipni.org/ipni/idPublicationSearch.do?id=992 2 | title = Appendix to the first Twenty Three Volumes of Edward s Botanical Register ... A Sketch of …   Wikipedia

  • Swan River (Western Australia) — Swan River Karte des Unterlaufs DatenVorlage:Infobox Fluss/GKZ fehlt …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Swan River mania — refers to the period of high immigration to the Swan River Colony in Western Australia due in large part to exaggerated claims in the British press of riches to be found in the land of promise The media hype only lasted between 1829 and 1830 when …   Wikipedia

  • Swan River (Australien) — Vorlage:Infobox Fluss/DGWK fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/QUELLHÖHE fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/MÜNDUNGSHÖHE fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/HÖHENUNTERSCHIED fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/EINZUGSGEBIET fehltVorlage:Infobox Fluss/ABFLUSS fehlt Swan River …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Orange River Colony — Oranjerivierkolonie British colony ← …   Wikipedia

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