Flinders


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British explorer who mapped the Australian coast (1774-1814)

bits and splinters and fragments

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Captain Flinders made several significant journeys, notably as commander of HMS Investigator which he navigated around the coast of Australia, the first known person to do so, confirming it as a continent.
Flinders' coffin was discovered among 40,000 other human remains in St James's burial ground during digging ahead of the construction of the Euston station terminal for the High Speed 2 (HS2) network, which will link the capital to Manchester, Birmingham and Leeds.
"Participants in our six-month study found the Flinders behavioural program in tandem with a balanced meal replacement product such as Impromy (developed by CSIRO) is effective for weight loss.
Melbourne [Australia], December 21 ( ANI ): Australia and England's Ashes players were confirmed safe after a car crashed into a group of people, close to Flinders Street Station in Melbourne on Thursday evening.
Mike Lee tweeted an image from the scene adding: "Massive incident/accident at the corner of Flinders Street and Elizabeth Street.
The Belgian's introduction by manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbank in the 84th minute proved an inspired substitution as a he steered a 12-yard shot under home keeper Scott Flinders.
Stanley showed some intent for the first time on 17 minutes, Sean Macguire firing low into Scott Flinders from the edge of the area.
Pools rarely ventured across the half-way line in the early stages and, just before the quarter-hour mark, Flinders again looked suspect when he made a hash of dealing with a Grant Leadbitter free-kick from the left touch-line which was allowed to travel unhindered through the box.
ENDURING LIVES: LIVING PORTRAITS OF WOMEN AND FAITH IN ACTION provides a companion volume to the author's popular ENDURING GRACE, FLINDERS profiling the lives of modern women of faith, and continues the focus of pairing biography and autobiography with discussions of women's issues in religion.
U8s playing Saturday at Everton Park; U9s playing Saturday at Everton Park; U10s playing Sunday at Everton Park; U11s playing Saturday at Everton Park; U12s playing Saturday at Flinders Street; U13splaying Saturday at Flinders Street; U14s playing Saturday at Flinders Street.
South Australia's town of Quorn, in the Flinders Ranges, is left with no full banking service provider since ANZ closed its Hawker branch last year.
Thanks to Flinders University engineering student Joshua Morony, there's an app for that.
Without doubt Matthew Flinders was one of the great navigators of Australian history, and there is no need to recount his achievements here.
But Coventry grew into the game, playing some decent football with Moussa, in for the injured John Fleck, particularly impressive on the left and forcing Scott Flinders into a fulllength stop midway through the half.