- a variant spelling of Landdrost
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Examples from the Web for landrost
Landrost Stofberg (Zoutpansberg) said: Disunion must not even be mentioned with us.
Previously to this, every district had been governed by a magistrate, or Landrost.The Cape and the Kaffirs
Commandant Opperman, who was directly responsible for our safe custody, was in times of peace a Landrost or Justice.London to Ladysmith via Pretoria
Winston Spencer Churchill
Landrost Bosman (Wakkerstroom) informed the meeting how matters stood in the Wakkerstroom district.
I will marry a fine Boer maiden who is the daughter of a landrost, and who has got much money and plenty of sheep.The Dop Doctor
Clotilde Inez Mary Graves