Kidston

I.
/ˈkɪdztən/ (say 'kidztuhn)

noun
William, 1849–1919, Australian Labor politician, born in Scotland; premier of Qld 1906–07, 1908–11.
II.
/ˈkɪdztən/ (say 'kidztuhn)

noun
a goldmining centre in central eastern Qld, west of Townsville; Australia's largest goldmine 1985–86.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Kidston — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Glen Kidston (1899–1931), englischer Automobilrennfahrer Robert Kidston (1852–1924), schottischer Botaniker Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit dems …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kidston — This is a Scottish locational name from the lands of Kidston in the parish of Peebles. The name means kide or kydes tun , the first element being a personal name and tun meaning village or settlement, so as a surname Kidston means of Kides… …   Surnames reference

  • KIDSTON, William (1849-1919) — premier of Queensland was born at Falkirk, Scotland, on 27 August 1849, the third son of an irondresser. Educated at the local school, Kidston was apprenticed at 13 years of age to an ironmoulder. He afterwards attended a technical school at… …   Dictionary of Australian Biography

  • Kidston, Robert — ▪ British paleobotanist born June 29, 1852, Bishopston House, Renfrewshire, Scot. died July 13, 1924, Gilfach Goch, Glamorganshire, Wales       English paleobotanist, noted for his discoveries and descriptions of plant fossils from the Devonian… …   Universalium

  • Kidston Dam — Infobox lake lake name = Kidston Dam image lake = caption lake = image bathymetry = caption bathymetry = location = 200km North of Hughenden, Queensland coords = coord|19.0833|S|144.124|E|type:waterbody region:AU|display=inline,title type =… …   Wikipedia

  • William Kidston — Infobox Officeholder honorific prefix = name = William Kidston honorific suffix = imagesize = small caption = order = 17th office = Premier of Queensland term start = January 19, 1906 term end = November 19, 1907 vicepresident = viceprimeminister …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Kidston — 220px Robert Kidston Nacimiento 29 de junio 1852 Easbaig, Renfrewshire Fallecimiento 13 de julio 1924 Gilfach Goch, Gales …   Wikipedia Español

  • Glen Kidston — Le Mans drivers Name = Glen Kidston Nationality = flagicon|UK British Years = 24hLM|1929 24hLM|1930 Team(s) = Bentley Motors Ltd. Best Finish = 1st (24hLM|1930) Class Wins = 1 (24hLM|1930)George Pearson Glen Kidston (23 January 1899 – 5 May 1931 …   Wikipedia

  • Glen Kidston — George Pearson Glen Kidston (* 23. Januar 1899; † 5. Mai 1931 in Natal) war ein englischer Autorennfahrer, der als einer der Bentley Boys bekannt wurde. Glen Kidston war in den 1920er Jahren einer der legendären Bentley Boys, die zu dieser Zeit… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Robert Kidston — (* 29. Juni 1852 in Renfrew, Schottland; † 13. Juli 1924 in Gilfach Goch, Glamorganshire, Wales) war ein schottischer Botaniker. Sein offizielles botanisches Autorenkürzel lautet „Kidst.“. Leben und Wirken Seine wissenschaftliche Ausbildung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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