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Churnet Valley Railway (6,834 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

to Ipstones. The land from Leek Brook Junction to Ipstones is owned by Moorland & City Railways (MCR), a company aiming to run freight trains from the
St Austell River (508 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
upstream. The river drains the central southern section of the St Austell Moorland, the second largest granite mass in Cornwall, an upland formed in the Variscan
Fletcher Christian (2,400 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
April 1789. Christian was born on 25 September 1764, at his family home of Moorland Close, Eaglesfield, near Cockermouth in Cumberland, England. Fletcher's
River Lerryn (243 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The landscape of the Lerryn catchment is rural and includes heathland, moorland and rough pasture in the upper reaches and broadleaf, coniferous and mixed
2015 City of Lincoln Council election (130 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour Bob Bushell 1,403 41.7% Conservative David Denman 1,200 35.7% UKIP Kevin Harrington 501 14.9% Green James Grigg
Mainland, Shetland (338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sections: The long southern peninsula, south of Lerwick, has a mixture of moorland and farmland and contains many important archaeological sites. Bigton,
Dactylorhiza maculata (830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dactylorhiza maculata, known as the heath spotted-orchid or moorland spotted orchid, is an herbaceous perennial plant of the family Orchidaceae. It is
2006 City of Lincoln Council election (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Conservative Paul Grice 899 55.8% Labour Martin Bushell 713 44.2% Majority 186 11.5% Turnout 1,612 28.4% Conservative
1999 City of Lincoln Council election (280 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 4 November 2019. "Councillors - Moorland ward". Archived from the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 5 November
List of Empire ships (M) (9,452 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Courseulles-sur-Mer, Calvados. Raised in 1947 and scrapped at Troon, Ayrshire. Empire Moorland was a 683 GRT dredger which was built by William Simons & Co Ltd, Renfrew
De Lank River (359 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
isolated area with few riverside settlements. Its upper reaches cross a bare moorland plateau and its lower reaches are characterised by ancient deciduous woodland
2019 City of Lincoln Council election (146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour Bob Bushell 638 45% Conservative Matthew Fido 505 36% Green Christopher Padley 170 12% Liberal Democrats Ross Pepper
List of places in Greater Manchester (433 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Map of places in Greater Manchester compiled from this list Oldham Rochdale Bury Bolton Wigan Swinton Stretford Stockport Manchester Ashton Altrincham
1986 City of Lincoln Council election (148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 4 November 2019. "Councillors - Moorland ward". Archived from the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 5 November
2004 City of Lincoln Council election (108 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Conservative David Bellamy 1,181 51.4 Labour Denise Moore 1,117 48.6 Majority 64 2.8 Turnout 2,298 41.6% Conservative
2011 City of Lincoln Council election (73 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Ward Party Candidate Votes % Labour Bob Bushall 962 46.7% Conservative Keith James Weaver 794 38.6% Liberal Democrats Jenny Helen Shaw 140 6.8%
2008 City of Lincoln Council election (159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Conservative Paul Grice 859 46.5% Labour Bob Bushell 646 34.9% BNP Olivia Wolverson 177 9.6% Liberal Democrats Jenny Shaw
Longshaw Estate (344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Longshaw Estate is an area of moorland, woodland and farmland located within the Peak District National Park, Derbyshire, England. The name of Longshaw
Top Withens (301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
described, but the situation may have been in her mind when she wrote of the moorland setting of the Heights. — Brontë Society 1964. This plaque has been placed
2000 City of Lincoln Council election (264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 4 November 2019. "Councillors - Moorland ward". Archived from the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 5 November
2002 City of Lincoln Council election (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour Denise Moore 686 52.6 Conservative Duncan Fraser 541 41.5 Lincoln Independent Alliance John Webster 76 5.8 Majority
1990 City of Lincoln Council election (148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 4 November 2019. "Councillors - Moorland ward". Archived from the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 5 November
1998 City of Lincoln Council election (363 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 4 November 2019. "Councillors - Moorland ward". Archived from the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 5 November
1995 City of Lincoln Council election (227 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 4 November 2019. "Councillors - Moorland ward". Archived from the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 5 November
2007 City of Lincoln Council election (121 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Conservative Oliver Peeke 836 Conservative Paul Grice 835 Conservative Keith Weaver 835 Labour Geoffrey Ellis 712 Labour
2018 City of Lincoln Council election (224 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour Adrianna McNulty 785 50.9% Conservative Sharon Longthorne 644 41.8% Liberal Democrats Ross Pepper 59 3.8% Green
2010 City of Lincoln Council election (165 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland (2 seats) Party Candidate Votes % Labour Geoffrey Ellis 1,189 20.8% Labour Bob Bushell 1,110 19.5% Conservative Paul Lewis 1,075 18.8% Conservative
1994 City of Lincoln Council election (178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 4 November 2019. "Councillors - Moorland ward". Archived from the original on 19 April 2003. Retrieved 5 November
1992 City of Lincoln Council election (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Conservative D. Browne 1,151 53.4% Labour N. Baldock 1,006 46.6% Turnout 43.0% Conservative gain from Labour
Maen Llia (300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Maen Llia is a standing stone which sits on moorland at grid reference SN924192 in the Brecon Beacons National Park in Powys, Wales. The stone which is
2014 City of Lincoln Council election (145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour Geoff Ellis 768 43.9% Conservative Marc Jones 505 28.8% UKIP James Simpson 396 22.6% Liberal Democrats Ross Pepper
Bingley (ward) (92 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Keighley East). The ward also extends to cover a substantial section of the moorland above the town. BCSP (Internet Explorer only) BBC election results Council
Gardom's Edge (231 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Derbyshire, England. The shelf between Gardom's Edge and Birchen Edge is now moorland used for grazing sheep, but was inhabited and arably farmed during the
Hoar Oak Water (46 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hoar Oak Water is a moorland tributary of the East Lyn River in Exmoor, Somerset, England. It rises at Hoaroak Hill in the Chains geological site and flows
Colias palaeno (696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Colias palaeno, known by the common names moorland clouded yellow, palaeno sulphur, and pale Arctic clouded yellow, is a butterfly in the family Pieridae
1988 City of Lincoln Council election (148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour N. Baldock 1,149 52.4% Conservative R. Meads 1,042 47.6% Turnout % Labour hold
1984 City of Lincoln Council election (103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour N. Baldock 880 44.4% Conservative Keat 665 33.6% Alliance Tromans 435 22.0% Turnout 39.7% Labour hold
1982 City of Lincoln Council election (102 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour L. Greenhalgh 839 38.5% Conservative J. Turner 723 33.2% Alliance G. Quixley 606 27.8% Rev Reform T. Kyle 11 0
1991 City of Lincoln Council election (227 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour E. Noble 1,342 51.9% Conservative Hilton Spratt 1,245 48.1% Turnout 52.2% Labour gain from Conservative
1983 City of Lincoln Council election (170 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Conservative B. Abbott 1,051 46.5% Labour R. Hodson 949 42.0% Alliance C. Robins 243 10.8% Rev Reform T. Kyle 17 0.8%
Ben Hope (317 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Munro, standing alone in the Flow Country (a region of bumpy, peat-covered moorland) south-east of Loch Hope in Sutherland. The mountain is a roughly triangular
Glascwm (375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Llansantffraed-in-Elwel. The surrounding area has extensive uninhabited uplands of moorland at Carneddau, Gilwern Hill, Gwaunceste Hill, Little Hill and Glascwm Hill
1987 City of Lincoln Council election (193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Conservative Hilton Spratt 1,327 54.1% Labour S. Taggart 1,125 45.9% Turnout 49.9% Conservative hold
1996 City of Lincoln Council election (204 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour N. Baldock 1,192 70.7% Conservative D. Fraser 410 24.3% Green L. Durrant 84 5.0% Turnout 34.5% Labour gain from
2012 City of Lincoln Council election (396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour Adrianna Ellis 836 51.9% Conservative Keith Weaver 634 39.3% TUSC Karen Williams 78 4.8% Liberal Democrats Robert
Common hawker (272 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The common hawker, moorland hawker or sedge darner (Aeshna juncea) is one of the larger species of hawker dragonflies. It is native to Palearctic (from
Harden Moor (3,200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Harden Moor is an expanse of moorland that lies north of the village of Harden in West Yorkshire, England. The moor encompasses stretches of heather, woodland
Rombalds Moor (246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rombalds Moor is an area of moorland in West Yorkshire, England, between the Airedale and Wharfedale valleys. The towns of Ilkley and Keighley lie to its
Hermaness (1,220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
inhabited island of Shetland, Scotland. It consists of huge sea cliffs and moorland, making it an ideal habitat for a variety of birds. Hermaness was designated
Nesting, Shetland (331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
only about 1,000 acres (400 hectares), the remainder being mostly open moorland. The total area is given as 105.6 km2 (41 sq mi; 26,094 acres). This includes
1976 City of Lincoln Council election (68 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland (3 seats) Party Candidate Votes % Democratic Labour R. Beecham 1,300 Democratic Labour J. Turner 1,011 Conservative B. Abbott 996 Conservative
Bradeley (357 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jehovah's Witnesses. A Co-Op grocery store stood on Moorland View with an attached butchers shop. Moorland View also boasts a public house called The Talbot
Shaugh Prior (261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
population was 751. The parish stretches from the edge of Plymouth to the high moorland of Dartmoor. The River Plym forms its western and northern boundaries up
Burslem railway station (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Line that served the town of Burslem, Staffordshire. It was located on Moorland Road, adjacent to Burslem Park. It should have opened with the extension
The Journal of African American History (1,434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and History (ASALH) and was established in 1916 by Woodson and Jesse E. Moorland. The journal publishes original scholarly articles on all aspects of the
Gladestry (225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
border with England at the end of the Hergest Ridge and south of the large moorland area of Radnor Forest. People living in Gladestry rely on the nearby town
1980 City of Lincoln Council election (98 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour N. Baldock 921 50.7% Conservative A. Parker 897 49.3% Turnout 37.7% Labour gain from Conservative
1979 City of Lincoln Council election (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland (3 seats) Party Candidate Votes % Conservative B. Abbott 1,617 Conservative M. Duff 1,459 Conservative A. Parker 1,362 Labour J. Robertson 1,147
A169 road (1,515 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as part of its Major Road Network alongside the A64, A166 and A171. The moorland section between Pickering and the junction with the A171 can be problematic
1973 City of Lincoln Council election (103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland (3 seats) Party Candidate Votes % Democratic Labour Ford 1,111 Democratic Labour R. Beecham 1,104 Democratic Labour Galjaard 1,066 Labour Brown
2016 City of Lincoln Council election (141 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland (3) Party Candidate Votes % Labour Geoff Ellis 905 20% Labour Bob Bushell 857 18.9% Labour Adrianna McNulty 759 16.8% Conservative David Kerry
Heidschnucke (409 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Heidschnucke is a group of three types of moorland sheep from northern Germany. Like a number of other types from Scandinavia and Great Britain, they
Knight's fee (601 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of which much in early times was still "waste", forest and uncultivated moorland. A knight's fee could be created by the king himself or by one of his tenants-in-chief
Brookfield Square (475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Milwaukee. The mall is located at the intersection of Blue Mound Road and Moorland Road, near Interstate 94. It is managed by CBL & Associates Properties
List of Protea species (8 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Protea vogtsiae Kouga sugarbush cristatae moorland protea Protea asymmetrica Inyanga sugarbush cristatae moorland protea Protea wentzeliana Wentzel's sugarbush
Bradbury, County Durham (143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
9 mi) from Middlesbrough. Bradbury is a small agricultural village. The moorland around it is of glacial origin. It is part of the civil parish of Bradbury
Scheduled Monuments in Ceredigion (379 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wales. It has a long coastline of Cardigan Bay to the west and the remote moorland of the Cambrian Mountains in the east, with the mountainous terrain of
Llangyfelach (343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Morriston. It falls within the Llangyfelach ward. To the west is open moorland. The population was 2,510 as of the 2011 UK census. Llangyfelach was once
Winter Hill (North West England) (1,744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
fifth of the moorland on the hill, and it may take a decade to recover fully. Concerns were raised in 2011 to Natural England regarding moorland management
Gwernaffield (358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for 'alder-grove'), feld (Old English for 'field') and gwaun (Welsh for 'moorland'). The village was first mentioned in the 15th century. In 1736, an obelisk
Yelverton, Devon (454 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the accurately named Moorland Garden Hotel serving the Yelverton Golf Club where most of the holes run well down the open moorland to the east. There are
North Roe (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
small village, with a school with less than a dozen pupils in 2011. The moorland plateau to the south-west of the settlement is part of the Ronas Hill-North
2003 City of Lincoln Council election (131 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Moorland Party Candidate Votes % Labour Geoffrey Ellis 1,638 58.6 Conservative Duncan Fraser 1,157 41.4 Majority 481 17.2 Turnout 2,795 51.0% Labour hold
Quarter Bach (195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bryn-brain, Rhosamman and Ystradowen, as well as a substantial amount of open moorland. The community is bordered by the communities of: Cwmamman; Llangadog;
Pedicularis sylvatica (412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
native to central and northern Europe where it grows on moist acidic soils, moorland, grassy heathland and the drier parts of marshes. This is a compact biennial
Moretonhampstead (1,881 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chagford. At the 2011 census the population of the parish was 1,703, and Moorland electoral ward, in which Moretonhampstead lies, had a population of 2,806
Hestur (306 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Faroese. On the west coast is a guillemot colony. In the north there is moorland with four small lakes, of which Fagradalsvatn is the largest. At Hælur
0-2-4 (157 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Summary and Index of Locomotive-Owning Companies. Hartington, Derbyshire: Moorland Publishing Company. ISBN 0-903485-50-8. Baxter, Bertram (1984). Baxter
A63 autoroute (507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
no longer exists south of Bordeaux . The motorway crosses Les Landes (moorland) as a dual-carriageway. The road is an important axis of communication
Penistone Hill Country Park (1,600 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Penistone Hill Country Park is an open space of moorland that is located to 0.31 miles (0.5 km) west of Haworth and 0.62 miles (1 km) north-west of Oxenhope
Common reed bunting (945 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
It is common in reedbeds and also breeds in drier open areas such as moorland and cultivation. For example, it is a component of the purple moor grass
Electoral district of Port Macquarie (490 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
northeast of the City of Greater Taree (including Coopernook, Lansdowne, Moorland, Hannam Vale, Johns River and Stewarts River). The district also includes
Balallan (247 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
given direct access to the loch for their boats as well as access to the moorland behind for their sheep. They also attended to their croft, given relative
Pixie (2,137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
folklore. Pixies are considered to be particularly concentrated in the high moorland areas around Devon and Cornwall, suggesting some Celtic origin for the
Wet Moor (166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rivers can surcharge their banks and overspill into the adjacent low-lying moorland. Here, flood waters are retained until river levels recede below bankfull
Forgotten Landscapes Project (108 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
considerable industrial heritage, conservation of common land and heather moorland and access improvements. The project is also providing additional educational
Haworth, Cross Roads and Stanbury (135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
name suggests, it covers Haworth, Cross Roads and Stanbury, with a large moorland area to the west of Stanbury. In total, the civil parish covers 1,737 hectares
Gun (Staffordshire) (136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
undistinguished hill at the southern end of the Peak District. The hill is mainly moorland with some small wooded areas. Gun is often overlooked by walkers who prefer
Water bull (1,319 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Manx tarroo ushtey. Generally regarded as a nocturnal resident of moorland lochs, it is usually more amiable than its equine counterpart the water
Village green (1,901 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Day festivities. The term is used more broadly to encompass woodland, moorland, sports grounds, buildings, roads and urban parks. Most village greens
Northmoor Green (474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
commonly known as Moorland, and sometimes mistakenly called Fordgate even though it is a separate hamlet. These places being hamlets of Moorland in the civil
Leck Fell (411 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Interest in Lancashire, England. An area of typically heavily grazed open moorland of rough grass and remnant patches of heather with little or no tree cover
River Kinder (614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(4.8 km) long, in northwestern Derbyshire, England. Rising on the peat moorland plateau of Kinder Scout, it flows generally westwards to its confluence
North Exmoor SSSI (212 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
around Horner and Hawkcombe Woods near Porlock where it is open to the moorland and is grazed by domestic stock and red deer (Cervus elaphus) of which
Charnwood Lodge (250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Leicestershire and Rutland Wildlife Trust. This is the largest area of moorland in the East Midlands, and it is mainly covered by bracken on dry hills
Pelenna (194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cimla to the west; and Tonna to the northwest. The ward comprises open moorland to the north west and dense woodland to the south east with the largest
Rinns of Islay (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
significance of the area owes much to its wide variety of habitats including bog, moorland, dune grassland, maritime grassland, marsh and extensively-farmed agricultural
Laxmann's shrew (576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Peninsula. It favours mountain forests but is sometimes found in tundra and moorland, and also in lowland areas as well. It avoids cultivated land. This shrew
Barracoon: The Story of the Last "Black Cargo" (271 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
trade. The manuscript, which was in the Alain Locke Collection at the Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, Howard University, remained unpublished until
List of electoral wards in Lincolnshire (3,987 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lincoln (Ermine) (2) Lincoln (Hartsholme) (1) Lincoln (Minster) (1) Lincoln (Moorland) (1) Lincoln (Park) (1) Louth (North) (1) Louth (South) (1) Louth Rural
Hugh Birley (402 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1842, and they had two sons and two daughters. They made their home at "Moorland", Didsbury, near Manchester. He was appointed a justice of the peace and
Lesmahagow (815 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
MoChuda) is a small town in the historic county of Lanarkshire on the edge of moorland, near Lanark in the central belt of Scotland. Lesmahagow was also a civil
Seven Sisters (electoral ward) (129 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
characterized by extensive forestry to the north, east and south, and open moorland in the northwest and central areas. In the 2017 local council elections
South Exmoor SSSI (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
warbler (Locustella naevia) breed in scrub and tall heath. Trees on the moorland edges provide nesting sites for redpoll (Acanthis flammea), buzzard (Buteo
Ethiopian highland hare (1,270 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bale, and Arsi Provinces of Ethiopia. A herbivore, it mostly feeds on moorland grasses. The IUCN rates it as a species of least concern. The Ethiopian
1928 English Greyhound Derby (412 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
second semi-final was Musical Box in a time of 30.80, one length ahead of Moorland Rover. Baby Elephant, a further length back claimed the last spot in the
Spitlers Edge (180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
complete with a cairn at 1,286 feet (392 m), is the high point of the moorland. Redmonds Edge links Spitlers Edge to Great Hill and is paved. As of 2017
West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service (1,433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
area of approximately 800 square miles (2,100 km2) which includes remote moorland, rural villages, large towns and cities as well as Leeds Bradford International
Coigach (914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sutherland, Coigach has mountains which rise sharply from quiet, lochan-studded moorland, and a highly indented rocky coast with many islands, bays and headlands
Muggleswick (326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
west of the village is taken up by Muggleswick Common, an area of upland moorland used for grouse rearing (and associated game (food) shooting) and sheep
Rhos (North Wales) (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Rhos means 'moor' or 'moorland' in Welsh. It is a region to the east of the River Conwy in north Wales. It started as a minor kingdom then became a medieval
Waldridge, County Durham (776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or Waldridge Village, the 'Fell' referring to the surrounding area of moorland. The village used to be known as Waldridge Colliery. The current village
Coigach (914 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sutherland, Coigach has mountains which rise sharply from quiet, lochan-studded moorland, and a highly indented rocky coast with many islands, bays and headlands
Axe Edge Moor (143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Axe Edge Moor is the major moorland southwest of Buxton in the Peak District. It is mainly gritstone (Namurian shale and sandstone). Its highest point
African snipe (550 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stocky wader. It breeds in eastern and southern Africa in wet mountain moorland and swamps at altitudes of 1,700–4,000 m (5,600–13,100 ft). When not breeding
Walkhampton (533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1903 had discovered a cross on the moor; a head was added in 1991. On the moorland above the village is Walkhampton Common which contains many important archaeological
Eas a' Chrannaig (90 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
There are a series of falls on the Glenashdale Burn, which flows from moorland near the summit of Tighvein eastwards towards Whiting Bay, from which there
Doctor Who and the Silurians (2,548 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
BBC1 from 31 January to 14 March 1970. The serial is set in an English moorland, the cave system below it, and London. In the serial, the alien time traveller
Rhos (North Wales) (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Rhos means 'moor' or 'moorland' in Welsh. It is a region to the east of the River Conwy in north Wales. It started as a minor kingdom then became a medieval
Glen Tanar (1,010 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
walkers follow the glen through the native Caledonian Forest into open moorland before crossing the river to begin the ascent. Glen Tanar, along with the
2019 United Kingdom wildfires (2,738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
vegetation, creating an easily flammable source within the grasslands and moorlands at an earlier stage of the year than usual. A spell of dry weather during
Waldridge, County Durham (776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
or Waldridge Village, the 'Fell' referring to the surrounding area of moorland. The village used to be known as Waldridge Colliery. The current village
Goathland (712 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to graze their black faced sheep on the village green and surrounding moorland. The village was the setting of the fictional village of Aidensfield in
2018 United Kingdom wildfires (4,229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Kingdom, exacerbating the crisis. A wildfire started on the Staffordshire Moorlands on 9 August and, despite rain, had spread to cover 219 acres by 11 August
Oldfield Park railway station (1,103 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of services. The station is located at the junction of Brook Road and Moorland Road; the Brook Road bridge links the two platforms. The station opened
Kintyre (1,970 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
peaks such as Torr Mor. The central spine of the peninsula is mostly hilly moorland. The coastal areas and hinterland, however, are rich and fertile. Kintyre
Listed buildings in Bowland Forest High (315 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contains the village of Dunsop Bridge, and otherwise consists of farmland and moorland. The listed buildings comprise houses, a bridge, a milestone and a boundary
Assynt (2,100 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
height would indicate due to their steep sides and the contrast with the moorland from which they rise. Many of the most distinctive peaks such as Suilven
Dorothy B. Porter (1,519 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an African-American librarian, bibliographer and curator, who built the Moorland-Spingarn Research Center at Howard University into a world-class research
2-2-2-2 (207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baxter, Bertram (1977). British locomotive catalogue 1825-1923. 1. Buxton: Moorland Publishing. pp. 45 & 67. ISBN 978-0-903485-50-0. Baxter (1977), p. 45.
Coleridge Way (425 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
across Lype Hill to Wheddon Cross. The route then crosses an area of moorland at Dunkery Hill to the woodland village of Horner and moves towards the
Turn Village (80 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Norden. Population details are included in Ramsbottom. The surrounding moorland is the site for Scout Moor Wind Farm, the second largest onshore wind farm
Altarnun (687 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
contained 48 locations in the area and gave a population of 4,038. The moorland area of the parish is large and lies west of the village towards Rough
Yorkshire Wildlife Trust (567 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
diversity of Yorkshire's landscape, from woodland to grassland, wetland and moorland, fen and bog, and river and coast. One of the flagship reserves is Potteric
Pontardawe (electoral ward) (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
geographical area of the ward is made up of mountainous grassland and open moorland with a scattering of farms. However, the majority of the population is
Helmsley (2,339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Yorkshire, the town is located at the point where Ryedale leaves the moorland and joins the flat Vale of Pickering. It is situated on the River Rye on
Bryn and Cwmavon (193 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is Cwmavon. The rest of the ward consists mostly of woodland and open moorland. Bryn and Cwmavon is bounded by the wards of Pelenna and Cymmer to the
The Death of Parcy Reed (691 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
many years, and "at times he would come gallantly cantering across the moorland as he had done when blood ran warm in his veins. ...And yet, again, he
Ribble Way (755 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
route passes through a variety of landscapes including tidal marsh, open moorland and limestone gorges. It begins to the south of the Ribble estuary, the
Northern emerald (138 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The northern emerald (Somatochlora arctica) is a middle-sized species of dragonfly first described by Johan Wilhelm Zetterstedt in 1840. The male can be
North Devon Coast (1,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clovelly and Welcombe, this landscape type is characterised by very flat moorland, predominantly inland character with small coastal fringe, pastoral cultivation
River Skell (366 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
River Ure in North Yorkshire, England. Its source is in boggy ground on moorland 2 miles (3 km) north of Pateley Bridge. For its first 2 miles (3 km) the
2-2-0 (495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Locomotive Catalogue 1825-1923, Moorland Publishing, 1977, p.67. Bertram Baxter, British Locomotive Catalogue 1825-1923, Moorland Publishing, 1977, p.7. Yeatman
Mount Field National Park (976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hobart. The landscape ranges from eucalyptus temperate rainforest to alpine moorland, rising to 1,434 metres (4,705 ft) at the summit of Mount Field West. Mount
Longriggend (446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lanarkshire, Scotland, with a population of approximately 200. It is situated on moorland 8 km north-east of Airdrie, in the parish of New Monkland. It is roughly
Black Hill (Peak District) (438 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Bleaklow). It common with those two hills, Black Hill is a typical Pennine moorland mountain, with a very flat and extensive plateau (but steeper sides). The
Bucknall and Northwood railway station (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
place and it is planned for the line to reopen under plans put forward by Moorland & City Railways. Notes Quick 2009, p. 105. Christiansen & Miller 1971,
B4329 road (1,318 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with scattered settlements, while the central section is through high moorland grazing with extensive views. The road was the main link between Cardigan
Esclusham Mountain (613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pastureland, small farms and woods. The higher moorland above Fron-dêg, known as the Fron-dêg Flat, has typical moorland vegetation of heather, bilberry and sedge;
Cloonfad (337 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
public walkway takes walkers to neighbouring villages through surrounding moorland. This habitat gave rise to the village's name in Irish - Cluain Fada or
Gwynfi (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ward is covered in woodland whereas the south of the ward comprises open moorland. In June 2018, Labour's Ralph Thomas resigned as councillor. On 16 August
Camas Tuath (273 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
adventure camp. It is accessible by a 1 1⁄2-mile (2.5-kilometre) walk down a moorland track and by boat. Activities run at the centre include kayaking, coasteering
Lynmouth (1,395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
southwards from the coast, and include hamlets such as Barbrook and small moorland settlements such as East Ilkerton, West Ilkerton and Shallowford. The South
Darwen Aldridge Community Academy (487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
multi-academy trust. Darwen Aldridge Communuity Academy replaced Darwen Moorland High School in September 2008, opening on the site of the former school
2-2-2-0 (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Baxter, Bertram (1977). British locomotive catalogue 1825-1923. 1. Buxton: Moorland Publishing. p. 12. ISBN 978-0-903485-50-0. Baxter, pp.45 & 67. Casserley
Lamaload Reservoir (291 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surrounding moorland. Shining Tor, the highest point in Cheshire, and Windgather Rocks, lie within a few miles. The reservoir is surrounded by moorland, broad-leaved
Resolven (electoral ward) (184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
of steep wooded hills to the northwest and north east with undeveloped moorland to the south. It is cut through the middle by the Neath Valley which is
Maral-gol (149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the local river. The lake is surrounded with the marshland, typical moorland, mountains and dense forests. It is considered as one of the most beautiful
Eglingham (912 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Cheviot Hills. The village is surrounded by mainly arable farmland, moorland and woodland, including an arboretum and some commercial forestry. The
Parlick (501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the enormous Dun Cow, which was reputed to wander freely across the moorland, and to be in the habit of quenching its thirst at "Nick's Water-Pot",
Helvellyn (6,744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Helvellyn (/hɛlˈvɛlɪn/; possible meaning: pale yellow moorland) is a mountain in the English Lake District, the highest point of the Helvellyn range, a
Pendle Way (738 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
weaving and lead mining industry, and limestone meadows and millstone grit moorland culminating in the ascent of Pendle Hill. The walk was assembled by designating
Muriel Wace (293 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
author known by the pseudonym Golden Gorse. Among her works was the popular Moorland Mousie (1929) (illustrated by Lionel Edwards), the story of an Exmoor Pony
Sympetrum danae (425 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dragonfly. It is a very active late summer insect typical of heathland and moorland bog pools. Members of the genus Sympetrum are known as darters in the UK
Shining Tor (448 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
high rock, and is a loan word from Old Brythonic. The hill forms a long moorland ridge running north–south between Whaley Bridge and the A537 road to the
A70 road (739 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
usually a long leather bootlace. Much of the road is over elevated, desolate moorland; it ascends several times on its course to heights over 1000 feet above
Moreland, Ohio (135 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mooreland, Moorland, and Morland. The community derives its name from George Morr, the original owner of the town site. A post office called Moorland was established
Falseuncaria ruficiliana (107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Xinjiang) and most of Europe. The habitat consists of limestone, heathland and moorland. The wingspan is 13–15 mm. There are two generations per year, with adults
Blisland (1,181 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
census. The parish is entirely rural in character, the northeast being moorland and the southwest lower lying farmland. The parish is bordered to the north
Twite (855 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
northern Europe and across the Palearctic to Siberia and China. Treeless moorland is favoured for breeding. It builds its nest in a bush, laying 5–6 light
Ysbyty Ifan (816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is over 8,000 hectares and includes moorland, river valleys and hill farms. The Migneint is an area of moorland and bog designated as a Site of Special
Heriot, Scottish Borders (213 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
geographical area of around 50 square miles (130 km2), most of which is moorland. Connected to the rest of the world primarily through the A7 road, Heriot
Southern Uplands (2,418 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Southern Uplands are partly forested and contain many areas of open moorland. The Southern Uplands consist mainly of Silurian sedimentary deposits deposited
Southern Fells (1,076 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
centre of the Lake District, the Southern Fells progressively take on a moorland character toward the south west. In the south east are the well known Furness
Nematopogon metaxella (138 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the afternoon and at dusk. The habitat is alluvial forest and high moorland forest. The larvae feed in a case among detritus and leaf-litter on the
Mynydd Epynt (1,043 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Llanwrtyd Wells road. Its character is that of an extensive though dissected moorland plateau lying between 400 and 450m above sea level and whose highest point
History of Staffordshire (596 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the nature of the county. Northern Staffordshire is to a large extent moorland, which must have been unattractive to early settlers. It is noteworthy
Upton, Dorset (800 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a pharmacy and a coffee shop. There are more shops in Moorland Parade, at the top of Moorland Way, where the Lytchett Minster & Upton Town Council offices
River Derwent, Yorkshire (2,750 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
south. The area around the river is primarily rural in nature with grazing moorland in the upland areas and a variety of agricultural uses at lower levels
List of Sites of Special Scientific Interest in South Yorkshire (678 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
District National Park and lies to the west of Sheffield. This extensive moorland is one of the largest semi-natural areas in England and has broad plateaus
Mniotype adusta (434 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
America. The habitat consists of heathland, chalky downland, fenland, moorland and upland areas. The wingspan is 42–48 mm.Forewing rufous-brown clouded
Berwyn range (924 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Berwyn or Mynydd y Berwyn) is an isolated and sparsely populated area of moorland in the northeast of Wales, roughly bounded by Llangollen in the northeast
Holme Valley Mountain Rescue Team (618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as the Holme Valley Moorland Rescue Team in 1965 after the death of two Boy Scouts taking part in a Challenge Hike on local moorland. Originally based in
Beinn Chabhair (132 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Glas Burn then finding a vague route across fairly level but very boggy moorland before walking up the hill itself and finding a way around a series of
Ancylis myrtillana (111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Europe and has also been recorded in North America. The habitat consists of moorland. The wingspan is 12–16 mm. Adults are on wing from May to July in one generation
Ben Macdui (720 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
foot of Cairngorm Ski Centre by a path that leads up over slowly rising moorland. This route is about 7 km (4 mi) long; a somewhat longer route allows one
Epinotia mercuriana (98 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
afternoon and in the early evenings. The larvae feed on various low-growing moorland plants, including Calluna and Vaccinium myrtillus. They spin together leaves
Molinia (253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of two species of flowering plants in the grass family, native to damp moorland in Eurasia and northern Africa. They are both herbaceous perennial grasses
Lüneburg Heath (5,864 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kept clear mainly through grazing, especially by a North German breed of moorland sheep called the Heidschnucke. Due to its unique landscape, Lüneburg Heath
Flitton Moor (160 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
managed by the council together with The Greensand Trust. The site was open moorland in the Middle Ages, but it was converted to agricultural land in the nineteenth
Philedonides lunana (93 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Adults are on wing from March to May. The larvae feed on various coarse moorland plants, including Calluna and Vaccinium species. They spin together leaves
Derbyshire Wildlife Trust (870 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
acres) throughout the county, from flooded gravel pits in the south to moorland and upland woodland in the north. Fourteen of these are Sites of Special
Rudrón Valley (427 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
extensive moorland. The River Rudrón divides and separates both sides of moorland. The River Rudrón divides and separates both sides of moorland creating
Tarka Trail (1,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
route covers a wide variety of landscapes, including wooded river valleys, moorland, coastal cliffs and sandy beaches. Walking varies between easy through
Cockayne, North Yorkshire (475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
valley. Studies carried out on the heather moorland at Cockayne Head and Ridge have shown that repairing the moorland after major fires helps prevent flooding
Lüneburg Heath (5,864 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
kept clear mainly through grazing, especially by a North German breed of moorland sheep called the Heidschnucke. Due to its unique landscape, Lüneburg Heath
Derbyshire Wildlife Trust (870 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
acres) throughout the county, from flooded gravel pits in the south to moorland and upland woodland in the north. Fourteen of these are Sites of Special
Cockayne, North Yorkshire (475 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
valley. Studies carried out on the heather moorland at Cockayne Head and Ridge have shown that repairing the moorland after major fires helps prevent flooding
Listed buildings in Saddleworth (127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Pennine hills, and it is largely rural, with agricultural land and moorland. It also includes suburban areas to the east of Oldham. The principal settlements
Cirsium palustre (496 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it is particularly common on damp ground such as marshes, wet fields, moorland and beside streams. In Canada and the northern United States, it is an
Mounth (669 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surrounding "White Mounth". To the east the plateau broadens into a lower moorland incised by river valleys, notably Glen Esk and Glen Tanar, descending gently
Persoonia gunnii (430 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(2007). "Death on the Moor: The Impact of Phytophthora cinnamomi on Buttongrass Moorland". Australasian Plant Conservation. 16 (3): 29–31. ISSN 1039-6500.
Doncaster & District Senior League (66 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reserves 2000–01 Bentley Colliery Moorland 2001–02 Edlington WMC Hatfield Bluebell 2002–03 Hemsworth St Patrick Moorland 2003–04 Armthorpe Thorne Red Bear
Thunacar Knott (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
parapet looking down upon the valley of Great Langdale, fringing an area of moorland behind. This upland plateau has its highpoint in Thunacar Knott. Recent
Hollins, Oldham (251 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1.7 miles south of the town centre. A former hamlet set amongst open moorland and farmland along Hollins Road, the 19th century growth of Oldham saw
Bainbridge, North Yorkshire (1,399 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Northallerton. The civil parish includes Raydale, and a large area of moorland south of the village. It also includes the hamlets of Worton, and Cubeck
Hulsig (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hulsig is a settlement and area of moorland and grey sand dunes in the Råbjerg Mile of the Skagens Odde peninsula, in northern Jutland, northern Denmark
River Rivelin (2,509 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bridge), the Rivelin is fed by a constant release of water from the nearby moorland peat. Its flow was exploited for centuries as a power source, driving the
Genista (2,029 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
plants in the legume family Fabaceae, native to open habitats such as moorland and pasture in Europe and western Asia. They include species commonly called
Ian Raby (558 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
held in Britain, at Brands Hatch on 3 August 1959 driving the one-off Moorland car. On 12 June 1960 he won a heat and finished second overall in the Albi
Ovenden Moor Wind Farm (2,048 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
north, they have the subject of continued criticism and objections. This moorland area of the South Pennines is mostly overlaid with peat and underlaid with
B3306 road (501 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
having views both across the Celtic Sea to the north, and the Cornish moorland to the south. It hugs the coastline for a great proportion of its length
Air lock diving-bell plant (1,814 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for a mooring deep into the seabed. A mooring vessel (in the 1960s, HMS Moorland) would first lay out the mooring components in position. Good weather was
Santa Marta páramo (1,598 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The Santa Marta páramo (NT1007) is an ecoregion containing páramo (high moorland) vegetation above the treeline in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountain
Barlow Moor (435 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Barlow Moor was in early times an area of moorland between Didsbury and Chorlton-cum-Hardy and was named after the Barlow family of Barlow Hall. Barlow
Far Eastern Fells (1,124 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
less exciting walking as the fells merge mainly into the surrounding moorlands. Exceptions however are the fine rock scenery to be seen on Harter Fell
Cyrniau Nod (156 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the summit are extensive, if unremarkable due to the featureless, flat moorland surroundings. The summit is marked by a small cairn surrounded by peat
Arthur B. Spingarn (529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sold it to Howard University, where it was incorporated into the renamed Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, the largest and most valuable research library
Cefn Cyfarwydd (870 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pools and boggy patches, even in the summer months. Much of it is heathery moorland. To the north-west it slopes down steeply to Llyn Cowlyd, and to the south-east
Owenmore River (County Mayo) (109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Mayo, Ireland. It is big spate river and drains a large area of bogs, moorland and mountains. The Owenmore River rises in the Nephin Beg Range, flowing
Combs Moss (371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The summit, Combs Head, is 503 metres (1,650 ft) above sea level. The moorland plateau is flanked by Combs Edge and the Goyt Valley to the west, the village
Arthur B. Spingarn (529 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sold it to Howard University, where it was incorporated into the renamed Moorland-Spingarn Research Center, the largest and most valuable research library
Slamannan Railway (4,136 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Causewayend. The line opened on 31 August 1840. It crossed very thinly populated moorland, and it was dependent on promised mineral extraction on its own route,
0-2-2-0 (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Arrangements". Retrieved 13 March 2016. Baxter 1984, p. 139. Baxter, Bertram (1984). British locomotive catalogue 1825-1923. 4. Buxton: Moorland Publishing.
Clun Forest (525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Clun Forest is a remote, rural area of open pastures, moorland and mixed deciduous/coniferous woodland in the southwest part of the English county of Shropshire
Quintrell Downs (73 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the A392 and A3058 roads. It is named after the surrounding area of moorland. The village is served by Quintrell Downs railway station. Cornwall portal
Kirkdale, North Yorkshire (345 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sleightholmedale makes up the larger Bransdale and carries the Hodge Beck from its moorland source near Cockayne to the River Dove and onto the River Rye in the Vale
Holcombe, Greater Manchester (494 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hollow. The village is located on the slopes of Holcombe Moor. Much of the moorland around the village is in the care of the National Trust and is popular
Appletreewick (838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Caverns, the eastern part of Grimwith Reservoir and extensive areas of moorland north and east of the village. Barden Fell is a grouse moor belonging to
Craigenputtock (2,736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(category B listed), two cottages and a farmstead, 315 acres (127 ha) of moorland hill rising to 1,000 ft (300 m) above sea level, 350 acres (140 ha) of
Blackmoor Gate (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
long been a crossing of tracks — an ancient ridgeway following the former moorland ridge from the heights of Exmoor down to the sea at Mortehoe. The road
Pennine Way (2,893 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wuthering Heights. The trail then descends to Ponden Hall, and crosses more moorland to the villages of Cowling and Lothersdale. From Lothersdale the trail
Loxley, South Yorkshire (1,816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
population of 1,775 in 2011. The area on which Loxley stands was originally moorland; Loxley Chase was a large expanse of upland ground set aside for hunting
Kielder Forest (1,286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including Stonehaugh. Prior to the 1920s, the land was predominantly open moorland, managed for grouse shooting and sheep grazing with remnants of native
Musbury Valley (1,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
19th century. The moorland also gave the farming community turbary rights, this being the ability to take peat from the upper moorland peat beds for fuel
World Dressage Masters (670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the WDM are the Axel Johnson Group, Exquis, the Moorland Stables (the former owners of Totilas), Moorland Investments and the Nürnberger Versicherungsgruppe
Nematopogon magna (89 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(darker than other Nematopogon) forewing is reticulated. External image A moorland and wooded heathland species especially around Vaccinium myrtillus. The
Mont Lozère (203 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
natural scenery and is covered by coniferous plantations and 'broom' scrub moorland. Mount Lozere is the source of the River Tarn, and also the highest point
Acronicta menyanthidis (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
blackish brown with a red spiracular line with white dots. It feeds on moorland plants like bog myrtle and bilberry. Recorded food plants include Myrica
Pensilva (158 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
during the nineteenth century in response to industrial activity on the moorland north and west of the village. There is a Church of England chapel of St
Witch post (1,233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
19th century – Canon John Christopher Atkinson’s book Forty Years in a Moorland Parish (revised in 1908) gives space to witchcraft beliefs and old houses
Roborough, South Hams (331 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
village. Roborough Down is the name given to the long stretch of undulating moorland over which the road to Yelverton and Tavistock passes. It lies within Dartmoor
River Browney (372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
metres (550 yd) from a tributary stream to the River Wear, in an area of moorland, forestry and springs, and of disused coal mines, quarries and mineral
Allendale Moors (696 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
upland moorland ridge site is listed for its heath, flush and upland grassland which provide a habitat for a nationally important assemblage of moorland breeding
Austwick (551 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an area of 8,201 acres (33.19 km2) of which around a quarter is uncut moorland. The highest point within the parish is at Lord's Seat on Simon Fell at
Millstone Grit (1,474 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
counties of Derbyshire, Staffordshire and Cheshire. The great expanses of moorland around Bleaklow and Black Hill and fringed with broken outcrops of gritstone
Dunkery Hill (1,705 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hill rises to 1,705 feet (520 m) and provides views over the surrounding moorland, the Bristol Channel and hills up to 86 miles (138 km) away. The site has
Monkland Railways (4,326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
had led to phenomenal success, but hoped-for mineral discoveries in the moorland around Slamannan had been disappointing. The pioneering nature of the railways
Penninghame (2,072 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
woodland and plantations, 1600 meadow, and the remainder hill pasture, moorland, moss, etc. The civil parish area of Penninghame is bounded on the south
Trientalis europaea (395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
found on acid, organic soils, mainly in pine, birch and oak woodland and moorland which has supported woodland in the past, and also sometimes on heaths
Greaghacholea (680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Greaghacholea (Irish derived place name, Gréach an Chuaille meaning 'The Moorland of the Tall Leafless Tree'.) is a townland in the civil parish of Kildallan
Lowermoor Water Treatment Works (101 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which is filled predominantly by run-off and drainage from surrounding moorland. The works were constructed in 1973. At the time of the Camelford water
River Balder (241 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The River Balder is in County Durham. The head of the valley is a bleak moorland, with hills around it exceeding 500 m (1640 ft). The River Balder enters
Stoneykirk (2,158 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and plantations, and the remainder, whereof 1,100 might be reclaimed, moorland. Stoneykirk has a community council Knockinaam Lodge, Port Spittal, Stoneykirk
Swinton Park (931 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by the family estate in which guests have access to rivers, reservoirs, moorland, dales, and beautiful countryside bordering the Yorkshire Dales National
Thornthwaite, North Yorkshire (226 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the village to the upper valley of the River Washburn, where the area of moorland known as Padside is located. The population of the parish is estimated
Die Kinder der Heide (282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Die Kinder der Heide (The Children of the Moorland) is a four-act opera by Anton Rubinstein, to a libretto by Salomon Mosenthal, based on a verse novel
Boot, Cumbria (279 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
old boarding house (now available to rent) and a small church. On the moorland around one mile north of the village are five stone circles known collectively
Pen Bwlch Llandrillo (115 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the north lies Moel Fferna. The summit crowns an area of deep heather moorland and is located on a small rocky outcrop, marked by a pile of stones. Nuttall
2-2-4-0T (123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
withdrawn in 1901. Webb's 2-2-4-0T locomotive, LNWR Nº 2974 Sectioned Bertram Baxter, British locomotive catalogue 1825-1923, Vol.2B Moorland, 1979), p.210.
Carlton Bank (139 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
including Middlesbrough and Redcar to the north as well as the surrounding moorland. Roseberry Topping can also be clearly seen from the summit in a north-easterly
Meall Dubh (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
peak between the valleys of Glen Moriston and Glen Garry. Surrounded by moorland, a wind farm has been constructed on its slopes. The easiest route to the
Upper Goyt Valley (781 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surrounding land is currently owned by United Utilities. The open gritstone moorlands of the Upper Goyt Valley (Wild Moor, Goyt's Moss, Burbage Edge, Shining
Malcolm's Ethiopian toad (651 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
natural habitats are Schefflera-Hagenia-Hypericum forests and Afro-alpine moorland, and the transition zone in between. It is threatened by habitat loss and
Meall Dubh (81 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
peak between the valleys of Glen Moriston and Glen Garry. Surrounded by moorland, a wind farm has been constructed on its slopes. The easiest route to the
Hundersfield (250 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
references to the parish dating back to 1202. Hundersfield lay on high moorland around Blackstone Edge, containing the settlements of Todmorden, Walsden
Moose (band) (292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
(guitar), and Richard Thomas (drums). Other members have included Mig Moorland (drums) and Mick Conroy (keyboards). Moose released two EPs on Hut Records
Appleton-le-Moors (355 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
19th century church which has earned the description "the little gem of moorland churches" and is Grade I listed. It was designed by the architect J.L.
Featherbed Top (120 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Derbyshire in England. Featherbed Top is a bare, domed summit covered by peat moorland. It rises about 900 metres (3,000 ft) south of where the Pennine Way crosses
Cape Wrath (3,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Durness and consists of 107 square miles (280 square kilometres) of moorland wilderness known as the Parph. The first road was built in 1828 by the
Crelly (69 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Crelly is a moorland in the parish of Wendron in Cornwall, England. On the edges of the moor are Crelly Farm, Crelly Barton and Higher Crelly Farm. Cornwall
Danby, North Yorkshire (1,054 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Christopher Atkinson was Vicar of Danby 1850–1900 and author of Forty Years in a Moorland Parish, 1891. The Danby Beacon was one of a line of beacons up to 20 miles
Chatsworth House (10,761 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
expansive parkland and backed by wooded, rocky hills rising to heather moorland. It contains major collections of paintings, furniture, Old Master drawings
Chrysotoxum arcuatum (99 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and west where it is typically found at ground level near woodland and moorland edges. The larvae are thought to feed on root aphids associated with ant
Afon Elan (195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to the rushing, bounding nature of its course. It has its source in wet moorland on the eastern flank of Pen y Deunant in Ceredigion. It is joined by Nant
Holme, West Yorkshire (513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the transmitter over Black Hill. The water seeping from the surrounding moorland is the source of the River Holme, which passes down through the Holme Valley
Long Causeway (1,006 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
up Lydgate Lane (then called Hallam Gate) to reach which was then open moorland. The route then continued through present day Crosspool and followed the
Great Hill (166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
summit at 381 m (1,252 ft) is only slightly higher than the surrounding moorland, but provides excellent views in all directions particularly to the north
Stanney Brook (487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the brook, when the moorland is wet, is 200m south of Burnedge Lane, High Crompton, in Oldham Metropolitan Borough. When the moorland is dry, the first
Brendon (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
defines part of its southern boundary. Brendon Common occupies a part of the moorland area which characterises the south of the parish. Badgeworthy Water is
Controlled burn (2,895 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for the controlled burning of heather, grass and other moorland, in Scotland and other moorland, in Scotland". cbargero@arches.uga.edu, Charles T. Bargeron
Eskdale, North Yorkshire (408 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Whitby. The tops of its steep-sided valleys are noted for their heather moorland, whilst below the land is mainly split between pasture for cows and Swaledale
Putte, Netherlands (216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Woensdrecht in 1997) covered 18,56 sq. kilometres, of which much is forest and moorland. Putte is the burial place of the 17th century Antwerp painter Jacob Jordaens
Langstrothdale (329 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was well forested, and the upper northern part of the dale (which is now moorland) was a royal hunting forest known as Langstrothdale Chase or as the 'Forest
Stac Rhos (109 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the summit are extensive, if unremarkable due to the featureless, flat moorland surroundings. The summit is marked by a small cairn, and a boundary stone
Stone row (389 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Stanes in Caithness. In Britain they are exclusively found in isolated moorland areas. The term alignment is sometimes taken to imply that the rows were
Pen y Boncyn Trefeilw (142 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the summit are extensive, if unremarkable due to the featureless, flat moorland surroundings. The summit is marked by a small cairn, is which located only
Carn a' Chlamain (222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Chlamain is a prominent boulder covered dome rising up from the surrounding moorland. The hill is almost invariably climbed from Glen Tilt. The most common
Hannam Vale, New South Wales (798 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Creek Road, ten minutes from the Pacific Highway at either John's River or Moorland. The most prominent features of this area are the public school, general
Henry Ainslie (217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
thousands of larch trees in the valley and on the surrounding hills and moorland which effectively started Grizedale Forest. They had a son Montague Ainslie
Muirkirk & North Lowther Uplands Special Protection Area (125 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North Lowther Uplands Special Protection Area is an extensive area of moorland extending south from near Darvel in northern Ayrshire to near Kirkconnel
Cape Hawke (111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Mitchells Island Mograni Creek Mograni Mondrook Monkerai Mooral Creek Moorland Moppy Moto Mount George Mount Peerless Mungo Brush Myall Lakes Myall Upper
Am Faochagach (96 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
north of the main road to Ullapool. A rounded peak, it is surrounded by moorland and bogs, and a river crossing, which makes the approach to the mountain
Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service (613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Joint Training Centre) 1 Netras Unit - For BA and Welfare Pod (Belper) 2 Moorland Vehicles (New Mills and Glossop) There are also a larger number of Officer