Kingston


Kingston

Kingston is widely accepted as a contraction of the English "King's Town", of which there are many examples. It may refer to:

Places

Australia

*Kingston, Australian Capital Territory, suburb of Canberra
*Kingston, Norfolk Island, capital of the territory
*Kingston, Queensland, suburb of Logan City
*Kingston SE, South Australia
*Kingston-On-Murray, South Australia
*Kingston, Tasmania, town south of Hobart
*Kingston, Victoria, town near Creswick
*City of Kingston, Victoria, suburb of Melbourne
*City of Kingston, local government area
*Division of Kingston, federal electoral district

Canada

*Kingston, New Brunswick
*Kingston, Nova Scotia
*Kingston, Ontario

Jamaica

*Kingston, Jamaica, the capital of Jamaica

New Zealand

*Kingston, New Zealand, a small town at the southernmost end of Lake Wakatipu

United Kingdom

England

*Kingston upon Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire
*Kingston upon Thames, Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames, Greater London
*Kingston by Ferring, West Sussex
*Kingston by Sea, West Sussex
*Kingston near Lewes, East Sussex
*Kingston on Soar, Nottinghamshire
*Kingston, Cambridgeshire
*Kingston, Devon
*Kingston, Isle of Wight
*Kingston, Kent
*Kingston, Portsmouth, Hampshire
*Kingston, Purbeck, Dorset

cotland

*Kingston, East Lothian
*Kingston, Moray

United States

*Kingston, California
*Kingston, Georgia
*Kingston, Illinois
*Kingston, Louisiana
*Kingston, Massachusetts
*Kingston, Michigan
*Kingston, Missouri
*Kingston, New Hampshire
*Kingston, New Jersey
*Kingston, New York
*Kingston, Ohio
*Kingston, Oklahoma
*Kingston, Pennsylvania
*Kingston, Rhode Island
*Kingston, Tennessee
*Kingston, Texas
*Kingston, Utah
*Kingston, Washington

People

*Alex Kingston , English actress
*Charles Cameron Kingston, Australian politician
*Jack Kingston, American politician
*Kofi Kingston, ring name of Kofi Sarkodie-Mensah, Ghanaian professional wrestler.
*Maxine Hong Kingston, Chinese-American author
*Sean Kingston, Jamaican hip hop artist
*Wendy Kingston, Australian newsreader for Nine News
*William Kingston

Others

*HMS "Kingston", several ships of the British Royal Navy
*Kingston Clan or The Latter-day Church of Christ, polygamist group in Utah, U.S.
*Kingston Communications, a UK telecommunications provider
*Kingston (horse) (1884–1912), American racehorse
*Kingston Technology, a US maker of memory products
*The Kingston Trio, 1960s American folk-revival band

ee also

*Kingstone, Somerset
*Kingston Bridge (disambiguation)
*Kington (disambiguation)
*Kingstown (disambiguation)
*Kinston (disambiguation)
*Sabina Park, cricket ground in Kingston, Jamaica.


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  • Kingston — ist der Name folgender Städte in Australien: Kingston (Tasmanien) Kingston City, Melbourne Kingston on Murray, South Australia Kingston SE, South Australia (im Unterschied zu Kingston on Murray) Kingston (Norfolkinsel) Kingston ist der Name… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kingston — Kingston, MO U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 287 Housing Units (2000): 137 Land area (2000): 0.581133 sq. miles (1.505128 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.581133 sq. miles (1.505128 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kingston — • The Archdiocese of Kingston comprises the territory from the eastern line of Dundas County to the western boundary of Hastings County in the Province of Ontario, Canada Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Kingston     Kingston …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Kingston SE — Kingston (Australie Méridionale) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Kingston. 36° 49′ 48″ S 139° 51′ 14″ …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Kingston — es la capital de Jamaica. Está situada en el sureste de la isla y tiene una población aproximada de 600.000 habitantes. Tiene un puerto natural protegido por los Palisadoes, nombre que recibe un largo banco de arena que une Port Royal y el… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Kingston 62 — Kingston 62, alternately Kingston Beer or Kingston 62 Pilsner is the first pilsner beer exclusively brewed in Jamaica. Brewed by Jamaican brewery Lascelles Wines and Spirits, it launched in early November 2006.External links*… …   Wikipedia

  • Kingston, GA — U.S. city in Georgia Population (2000): 659 Housing Units (2000): 287 Land area (2000): 0.806361 sq. miles (2.088465 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.806361 sq. miles (2.088465 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kingston, IL — U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 980 Housing Units (2000): 338 Land area (2000): 1.003217 sq. miles (2.598320 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.003217 sq. miles (2.598320 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kingston, MA — U.S. Census Designated Place in Massachusetts Population (2000): 5380 Housing Units (2000): 2350 Land area (2000): 4.811192 sq. miles (12.460930 sq. km) Water area (2000): 1.476907 sq. miles (3.825171 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.288099 sq. miles …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kingston, MI — U.S. village in Michigan Population (2000): 450 Housing Units (2000): 182 Land area (2000): 0.841266 sq. miles (2.178868 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.841266 sq. miles (2.178868 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places


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