Canterbury (disambiguation)

Canterbury (disambiguation)

Canterbury is a city located in the county of Kent in southeast England. It is also the name of various other places and place-related terms, mostly derived historically from the above town:

Place names

In Australia

*Canterbury, New South Wales, a suburb of Sydney
** Electoral district of Canterbury, an electoral district in the New South Wales Legislative Assembly
*Canterbury, Queensland, a small settlement
*Canterbury, Victoria, a suburb of Melbourne
*City of Canterbury, New South Wales, a local government area of Sydney

In Jamaica

*Canterbury, Jamaica, a squatter suburb of Montego Bay

In New Zealand

*Canterbury, New Zealand, a region in the South Island
*Canterbury Plains
*Canterbury Rugby Football Union, the governing body for rugby union in the central Canterbury region

In the United Kingdom

*Canterbury Cathedral
*Canterbury (UK Parliament constituency)
*City of Canterbury, the local government district in Kent

In the United States

*Canterbury, Connecticut, a town in Connecticut
*Canterbury, New Hampshire, a town in New Hampshire
*Canterbury Park, a horse racing facility in Minnesota
*Canterbury School (Connecticut), a high school in Connecticut


*University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
*Canterbury College, a number of colleges named thus
*Canterbury High School, numerous high schools named thus
*Canterbury University (Seychelles), unaccredited institution in the Seychelles

Other uses

*Province of Canterbury, a part of the Church of England
**Archbishop of Canterbury
**Dean of Canterbury
*"Canterbury" (album), a 1983 album by Diamond Head
*Canterbury of New Zealand, a New Zealand-based sports apparel company
*Canterbury scene, the British progressive music genre
*Canterbury (ship), the ship which transported William Penn and James Logan from England to Philadelphia in 1699
*HMS "Canterbury", several ships of the British navy
*HMNZS "Canterbury" (F421), a decommissioned New Zealand Navy frigate
*HMNZS "Canterbury" (L421), a multi-role vessel in the New Zealand Navy

*Bulldogs (rugby league team), an Australian rugby league team formerly known as 'Canterbury-Bankstown Bulldogs'
*"The Canterbury Tales", a 14th century collection of stories by Geoffrey Chaucer
*'Canterbury', a small piece of furniture made originally to house sheet music, also used for newspapers and magazines
*Canterbury - a five-piece band from Farnham.

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Canterbury — For the larger local government district, see City of Canterbury. For other uses, see Canterbury (disambiguation). Coordinates: 51°16′30″N 1°05′13″E / 51.275°N 1.0 …   Wikipedia

  • Canterbury Region — This article is about the current administrative region of New Zealand. For the city in the United Kingdom, see Canterbury. For the historic province of New Zealand, see Canterbury Province. For the geographic region of New Zealand, see… …   Wikipedia

  • Canterbury earthquake — can refer to: 1888 North Canterbury earthquake 1901 Cheviot earthquake that caused building damage in Christchurch. 2010 Canterbury earthquake 2011 Canterbury earthquake This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If… …   Wikipedia

  • Milles (disambiguation) — Milles is a Syrian village. Milles may also refer to: Surname Carl Milles (1875 1955), Swedish sculptor Isaac Milles (1638 – 1720), English cleric Richard Milles (c. 1735 1820), English landowner and politician Thomas Milles (bailiff) (1550?–… …   Wikipedia

  • Corona (disambiguation) — Contents 1 Astronomy and space science 2 Biology 3 Mathematics 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Christchurch earthquake (disambiguation) — Christchurch earthquake may refer to a number of earthquakes in and around Christchurch, New Zealand: Christchurch earthquakes 1869 Christchurch earthquake on 5 June 1869 2010 Canterbury earthquake on 4 September 2010 2011 Christchurch earthquake …   Wikipedia

  • Cuthbert of Canterbury — For other uses, see Cuthbert (disambiguation). Cuthbert Archbishop of Canterbury Province Canterbury Diocese Diocese of Canterbury See Archbishop of Canterbury …   Wikipedia

  • St Martin's Church, Canterbury — For other uses, see St Martin s Church (disambiguation). Church of St Martin St Martin s Church Location: Canterbury, Kent …   Wikipedia

  • The Canterbury Tales (disambiguation) — The Canterbury Tales can refer to* The Canterbury Tales , a 14th century English collection of stories, mainly in verse by Geoffrey Chaucer; the following article s subjects are directly or loosely derived from this work.* A Canterbury Tale , a… …   Wikipedia

  • Dunstan (disambiguation) — Dunstan is a saint and 10th century Archbishop of Canterbury. Dunstan may refer to: Contents 1 Places 2 People 3 Organizations …   Wikipedia