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1. (Placename) a town in SE Australia, in E New South Wales: scene of a gold rush in 1851. Pop: 27 036 (2001)
2. (Placename) a port in E Canada, in NE New Brunswick: rich mineral resources. Pop: 16 427 (2001)
3. (Placename) the former name (until 1973) of Banjul


(ˈbɑn dʒul)

the capital of The Gambia. 44,188.
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Sydney -- Excursion to Bathurst -- Aspect of the Woods -- Party of Natives -- Gradual Extinction of the Aborigines -- Infection generated by associated Men in health -- Blue Mountains -- View of the grand gulf-like Valleys -- Their origin and formation -- Bathurst, general civility of the Lower Orders -- State of Society -- Van Diemen's Land -- Hobart Town -- Aborigines all banished -- Mount Wellington -- King George's Sound -- Cheerless Aspect of the Country -- Bald Head, calcareous casts of branches of Trees -- Party of Natives -- Leave Australia.
I hired a man and two horses to take me to Bathurst, a village about one hundred and twenty miles in the interior, and the centre of a great pastoral district.
In an engagement which took place lately, the two parties most singularly chose the centre of the village of Bathurst for the field of battle.
The secret of the rapidly growing prosperity of Bathurst is, that the brown pasture which appears to the stranger's eye so wretched, is excellent for sheep-grazing.
Lord Bathurst told me that the members of the Scriblerus club being met at his house at dinner, they agreed to rally Berkeley, who was also his guest, on his scheme at Bermudas.
The project is located in the West Kitikmeot region of Nunavut, approximately 75 km from tide water at Bathurst Inlet and 520 km northeast of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.
AFTER completing a successful test with Bentley Team M-Sport in late 2014, Morpeth driver Matt Bell has been selected to join the team's assault on the Bathurst 12 Hour in Australia next month.
Bathurst Base Hospital nurses have held an historic 24-hour strike followed by work bans to defend local health services.
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Bathurst then hit the bar with a header as Cables staged a late rally, but it was Skem who had the final say when on 88 minutes Hickey scored his second goal of the game when Hickey score with a fine shot from the right side of the box into the far corner of the net.
A GUEST at a glittering society ball stole thousands of pounds' worth of belongings from other guests - including a pounds 600 cigarette case owned by a friend of Prince Charles, Lady Sara Bathurst, a court heard.
Then a tough new boss arrives for Danny, played by ex-Cold Feet star Robert Bathurst.