Bartle Frere


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Noun1.Bartle Frere - a living fossil or so-called `green dinosaur'; genus or subfamily of primitive nut-bearing trees thought to have died out 50 million years ago; a single specimen found in 1994 on Mount Bartle Frere in eastern Australia; not yet officially named
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
family Proteaceae, protea family, Proteaceae - large family of Australian and South African shrubs and trees with leathery leaves and clustered mostly tetramerous flowers; constitutes the order Proteales
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During colonial rule, it was people such as James Strachan [a British architect] and Bartle Frere [a former commissioner of Sindh] who put together the city [of Karachi].
Department of Agriculture and Fisheries economists have crunched the numbers on the Bartle Frere banana growers move to adopt best practice and have revealed a $30,000 boost to his annual profit.
Littleton, the deputy lieutenant of Staffordshire, was private secretary to diplomat Sir Henry Edward Bartle Frere, the High Commissioner in the Cape Colony.
As the scorching sun took its toll, Shannon, dressed in leggings, flip flops and a shirt, lay in the Russell River for three days to sooth her skin in water flowing from Queensland's highest mountain, Bartle Frere.
Bartle Frere, 50, was convicted by a majority of 10-1 of two charges of arranging or facilitating the commission of a child sex offence, which related to his conduct with a boy in India.
1) Therefore, in December 1878, Sir Henry Bartle Frere, a powerful British colonial officer in Natal, issued an ultimatum to King Cetshwayo kaMpande, the Zulu king: Abolish the Zulu amabutho (conscription system) and accept a British imperial presence at the Zulu royal homestead--or face occupation by force.
In 1851 Sindh was fortunate to have Bartle Frere posted there as Commissioner.
In 1862, Sir Bartle Frere, the Bombay governor who transformed a provincial city into 'urbs prima in Indis', laid the foundations of William Tracey's Palladian building, a surprising choice of style given the prevailing gothic mania.
The choice of Sir Bartle Frere as High Commissioner reinforces the argument that confederation was primarily intended to bring South Africa into a state of defense.
Bartle Frere, the highest point in Australia's northernmost state of Queensland.
Bartle Frere begged his underage victims to send him naked pictures of themselves, repeatedly told them he loved them and texted one to say he liked "big boys", it was claimed.
Another missed opportunity in Gilwern is the birth place of Sir Bartle Frere who was a leading opponent of slavery in East Africa at the time of Livingstone.