Buckland


Buckland

Buckland is the name of a person:

*William Buckland (1784-1856), English geologist and palaeontologist
*William Buckland (Architect) (1734-1774), American architect
*William Thomas Buckland (1798-1870), English surveyor and auctioneer
*William Warwick Buckland (1859-1946), Roman Law scholar
*Francis Trevelyan Buckland (1826-1880), English zoologist and natural historian
*Frank Buckland (1902-1991), Canadian sports administrator
*Herbert Tudor Buckland (1869-1951), British architect
*Kira Buckland, voice actress
*Raymond Buckland, author
*Michael Buckland, Emeritus Professor at the UC Berkeley School of Information
*Stéphan Buckland, Mauritian 200m Athletics Sprinter

Buckland is the name of more than one place in the United Kingdom:

*Buckland, Buckinghamshire
*Buckland, Devon
*Buckland, Gloucestershire
*Buckland, Hertfordshire
*Buckland, Kent
*Buckland, Oxfordshire
*Buckland, Surrey
*Buckland, Portsmouth

*Buckland Brewer, Devon
*Buckland Common, Buckinghamshire
*Buckland Dinham, Devon
*Buckland Filleigh, Devon
*Buckland in the Moor, Devon
*Buckland Monachorum, Devon
*Buckland Newton, Dorset
*Buckland St Mary, Devon
*West Buckland, Somerset

Buckland is also the name of more than one place in the United States of America:

*Buckland, Alaska
*Buckland, Massachusetts
*Buckland, Ohio
*Buckland, Virginia

Buckland is also the name of more than one place in Australia:

*Buckland, Victoria
*Buckland, Tasmania

In fiction, Buckland is a name used in "The Lord of the Rings":

*Buckland (Middle-earth)


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  • Buckland — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Buckland (Alaska) Buckland (Connecticut) Buckland (Massachusetts) Buckland (North Carolina) Buckland (Ohio) Buckland (Virginia) Buckland Four Corners (Massachusetts) in Großbritannien:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Buckland — Buckland, AK U.S. city in Alaska Population (2000): 406 Housing Units (2000): 89 Land area (2000): 1.221857 sq. miles (3.164594 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.190101 sq. miles (0.492359 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.411958 sq. miles (3.656953 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Buckland, AK — U.S. city in Alaska Population (2000): 406 Housing Units (2000): 89 Land area (2000): 1.221857 sq. miles (3.164594 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.190101 sq. miles (0.492359 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.411958 sq. miles (3.656953 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Buckland, OH — U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 255 Housing Units (2000): 104 Land area (2000): 0.256174 sq. miles (0.663487 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.256174 sq. miles (0.663487 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Buckland — (spr. Bökkländ), William, geb. 1784, studirte in Oxford Theologie, ging dann zum Studium der Naturwissenschaften über, wurde 1813 Lehrer der Mineralogie auf dem für diese Wissenschaft neuerrichteten Lehrstuhl u. 1818 auch Professor der Geologie u …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Buckland — (spr. böcklǟnd), 1) William, Geolog, geb. 12. März 1784 zu Tiverton in Devonshire, gest. 14. Aug. 1856 in Clapham bei London, studierte zu Oxford Theologie, dann Naturwissenschaft und wurde 1813 Professor der Mineralogie, 1818 auch der Geologie… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Buckland — Buckland, (spr. böckländ), William, Geolog, geb. 12. März 1784 zu Axminster, 1813 Prof. zu Oxford, 1845 Dechant in London (Westminster), gest. das. (Clapham) 14. Aug. 1856. – Vgl. Gordon (1894) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Buckland — (Böckländ), William, berühmter engl. Geolog, geb. 1780, studirte in Oxford Naturwissenschaften, wurde 1813 Professor der Mineralogie daselbst, später auch der Geologie. Schriften: »Reliquiae diluvianae«, 2. Aufl. London 1824; »Geology and… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Buckland — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le nom de Buckland est porté par plusieurs personnalités (par ordre alphabétique) : Cyrus Buckland (1799 1891), un inventeur américain, Francis… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Buckland —    The Eastmarch of the Shire.        Origin and History: Seven hundred and forty years after the founding of the Shire, Gorhendad Oldbuck crossed the River Brandywine from the Eastfarthing and started the building of Brandy Hall in Buck Hill, in …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary


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