Derwent duck

(history) convict at Hobart on the river Derwent, Tasmania

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • derwent duck — Australian Slang (history) convict at Hobart on the river Derwent, Tasmania …   English dialects glossary

  • Derwent duck — /dɜwənt ˈdʌk/ (say derwuhnt duk) noun Australian History a convict at Hobart on the river Derwent …   Australian English dictionary

  • Clarence Derwent Awards — The Clarence Derwent Awards are theatre awards given annually by the Actors Equity Association on Broadway in the United States and by Equity, the performers union, in the West End in the United Kingdom. Clarence Derwent was a London born actor,… …   Wikipedia

  • Clarence Derwent Awards — Die Clarence Derwent Awards sind ein Theaterpreis. Sie werden jährlich in den USA am Broadway von der Actors Equity Association (AEA) und in Großbritannien von der Interpretenvereinigung Equity im West End vergeben. Clarence Derwent wurde in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • University of York — Infobox University name = University of York image size = 80px motto = In limine sapientiae On the threshold of wisdom established = 1963 type = Public endowment = £7.5 millioncite web |url=http://www.nouse.co.uk/2008/01/28/financial statements… …   Wikipedia

  • History of Tasmania — The history of Tasmania begins at the end of the most recent ice age (approximately 10 000 years ago) when it is believed that the island was joined to the Australian mainland.Indigenous peopleTasmania was totally inhabited by an indigenous… …   Wikipedia

  • Royal Mail Line — Werbeplakat der Royal Mail Line, ca. 1930 Die Royal Mail Line Ltd. (RML) war eine britische Reederei mit Sitz in London. Sie betrieb einen sehr erfolgreichen Liniendienst nach Südamerika und in die Karibik …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pencil — This article is about the handwriting instrument. For other uses, see Pencil (disambiguation). HB graphite pencils A pencil is a …   Wikipedia

  • Saltburn-by-the-Sea — Coordinates: 54°34′58″N 0°58′24″W / 54.5828°N 0.9732°W / 54.5828; 0.9732 …   Wikipedia

  • Geology of Tasmania — Tasmania has a varied geological history, with the world s biggest exposure of diabase, or dolerite. Rocks from the Neoproterozoic, Paleozoic and Mesozoic time periods appear. It is one of the few southern hemisphere areas glaciated during the… …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.