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The capital of Barbados, in the West Indies. It was founded by the British in 1628.


(Placename) the capital of Barbados, a port on the SW coast. Pop: 144 000 (2005 est)



the capital of Barbados, on the SW coast. 7466.
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Noun1.Bridgetown - capital of Barbados; a port city on the southwestern coast of Barbados
Barbados - a parliamentary democracy on the island of Barbados; former British colony; a popular resort area
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2 - 12 (fares from $3,285) --Silver Spirit: Voyage 5637: Bridgetown to Bridgetown, 7 Days, Dec.
In Barbados he met the colourful Mrs Hercules at the Bridgetown market and says: "I watched the wonderful Mrs Hercules make this sauce on her market stall .
Embassy in Bridgetown and also presented as a Google+ Hangout at American Corners in neighboring islands Antigua and Dominica.
As CEO of the mid-size Portland, Oregon contract manufacturer Bridgetown Natural Foods, Klock and his wife, Kelly, first invested in the company from afar.
htm) were shot near the harbour in the capital of Bridgetown during a stopover on an 85-day world cruise on the P&O's MV Adonia.
Bridgetown, a popular tourist destination in Barbados, West Indies, has been added to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation's (UNESCO) World Heritage Site list.
Bridgetown, Barbados, Apr 6( ANI ): Australian paceman Ryan Harris is expected replace young pace ace James Pattinson for the final fast bowler's berth in Australian squad for the Bridgetown Test against the West Indies.
The Thomson Airways flight TOM 771 from Bridgetown, Barbados, should have touched down at Birmingham Airport on Monday at 5.
The World Heritage Committee, meeting in Paris, said Bridgetown and its garrison deserved a place on the List, which is comprised of more than 900 cultural or natural sites around the world regarded as having outstanding universal value.
The West Indies are keen to exploit India's perceived vulnerability against the short ball and if the forecast was better they would represent great value at 11-2 on a bouncy Bridgetown track.