The principal cities and towns are Sydney (pop. 530,000), Newcastle, Broken Hill, Parramatta, Goulburn, Maitland, Bathurst, Orange, Lithgow, Tamworth, Grafton, Wagga and Albury, in New South Wales; Melbourne (pop. 511,900), Ballarat, Bendigo, Geelong, Eaglehawk, Warrnambool, Castlemaine, and Stawell in Victoria; Brisbane (pop. 128,000), Rockhampton, Maryborough, Townsville, Gympie, Ipswich, and Toowoomba in Queensland; Adelaide (pop. about 175,000), Port Adelaide and Port Pirie in South Australia; Perth (pop. 56,000), Fremantle, and Kalgoorlie in Western Australia; and Hobart (pop. 35,500) and Launceston in Tasmania.
Richard transferred the assizes from Launceston to Lostwithiel.
TINTAGEL, or Trevena, a village in the Launceston parliamentary division of Cornwall, England, on the north coast, 42 m.
BUDE, a small seaport and watering-place in the Launceston parliamentary division of Cornwall,iEngland, on the north coast at the mouth of the river Bude.
It would be here out of place to follow with any minuteness the details of his subsequent imprisonments, such as that at Carlisle in 1653; London 1654; Launceston 1656; Lancaster 1660, and again in 1663, whence he was taken to Scarborough in 1665; and Worcester 1673.
BOSCASTLE, a small seaport and watering-place in the Launceston parliamentary division of Cornwall, England, 5 m.
LAUNCESTON, a market town and municipal borough in the Launceston parliamentary division of Cornwall, England, 351-- m.
The trade of Launceston is chiefly agricultural, but there are tanneries and iron foundries.
Witnesses to the fact that the privilege of coining money was exercised by Launceston (Dunheved, Lanscaveton, Lanstone) more than half a century before the Norman conquest.
At the time of the Domesday survey the canons of St Stephen held Launceston, and the count of Mortain held Dunheved.
In 1555 Dunheved, otherwise Launceston, received a charter of incorporation, the common council to consist of a mayor, 8 aldermen and a recorder.
In 1832 Launceston was shorn of one of its members, and in 1885 merged in the county.
Launceston was the assize town until Earl Richard, having built a palace at Restormel, removed the assize to Lostwithiel.
In 1386 Launceston regained the privilege by royal charter.
Launceston has never had a staple industry.
Robbins, Launceston Past and Present.
Launceston, Tasmania >>
Leaving India for the last time in 1830, he shortly after his arrival in England entered parliament as member for Launceston, and was an active opponent of the Reform Bill.
In 1240 he constituted Liskeard a free borough and its burgesses freemen with all the liberties enjoyed by the burgesses of Launceston and Helston.
Penal establishments were formed at Newcastle in New South Wales, at Hobart and Launceston in Tasmania, and an unsuccessful attempt was made to colonize Port Phillip. The most noteworthy incident in the first decade of the 19th century was the forcible deportation by the officers of the New South Wales Corps, a regiment raised in England for service in the colony, of the governor, Captain Bligh, R.N., the naval officer identified with the mutiny of the " Bounty."