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bawn

1. A fortified enclosure, often of mud or stone, surrounding a farmyard or castle; esp. in Ireland.
2. A fortified house (especially during the 17th century) with massive walls, designed to serve as a haven of refuge in the event of an enemy attack; Also see garrison house.
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Coun Bawn said: "To use Grant's phrase 'they are playing politics on the rates.
The railway station is illuminated by lighting expert James Bawn as Hade Edge band perform on the stage
Mi wn na fyddwn yn boblogaidd pe bawn yn pasio Deddf Gyrrwyr Ifanc ond byddwn yn barod i wynebu'r cyhoedd amynnu dweud fymarn.
I suppose Evan Williams has to go where the right races are with Moss Bawn but, after jumping right-handed on each of his two starts for the Welshman, I'm sure he'd prefer to go the other way round with this ex-Irish ten-year-old.
Iconic buildings around the Square, including the station and The George Hotel, were illuminated by technical whizz-kid James Bawn.
Tory county councillor for Morpeth North David Bawn said: "Once again, opposition councillors have had to force the administration into the council chamber to debate a controversial, rushed and ill-thought-through proposal.
Louise Bawn, 37, was inconsolable to find one of her Christian Louboutin high heels was missing.
Meddyginiaeth i gysgu (o'r llyfr rwyf wedi cyfeirio ato o'r blaen), mae tri planhigyn ynddo at ddiffyg cwsg, yn cynnwys: Bawn, Gwynynddail, Gwenynog, Llysiau Gwenyn, Balm.
Evan Williams was the trainer to follow as he saddled Shared Account and Moss Bawn to notch a double under Christian Williams.
Dwi'n meddwl y byddwn i'n mynd o gwmpas fel dyn depressed, seicopathig pe bawn i ddim yn ysgrifennu
Today lighting designer James Bawn T will dazzle the Festival of Light crowds with a display designed to shine light both on and out of buildings around the square.
The call came despite Conservative councillor David Bawn defending the Government and insisting employment in the region overall is actually on the up.