bothy


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bothie, bothy

1. A small cottage or hut, especially in northern England, Scotland, or Ireland.
2. A house for accommodating a number of workers for the same company, farmer, or employer.
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Gregor said that the police spoke to him again and they talked about the bothy and they told him his dad would be fine.
So far, there have been sightings of the booklets in five Scottish locations, including Bob Scott's bothy and the Hutchison Memorial Hut, both in the Cairngorms, Invermallie Bothy and Oban bothy in the west Highlands and Corrour bothy, Aberdeenshire.
He said: "They had travelled a significant distance across uneven ground and as the weather deteriorated, had elected to seek shelter in a bothy.
In December 2015, much of Cumbria, including the Trusts bothy, was devastated by flooding as a result of the storms.
A converted traditional Sussex barn, the bothy is set on a working sheep farm and sleeps up to 25 people.
With Trifolium and then Bothy sharing in turn the pacesetting duties, Countrywide Flame was always cruising just in behind, although Cinders And Ashes was also moving on a tight rein for much of the contest.
The once cute, tiny stone bothy has also been given a face-lift--in the shape of a generous wooden extension.
The restoration of The Bothy, which stands at 23 George Road, has given the house its original Regency Tudor Gothic feel but it is its current owners Clive and Zena Simkins who have added the elegant, stylish touches.
TRAINER Henderson 100% PROOF RECESSION PROOF ridden by Dougie Costello (centre) wins the Totesport Trophy from Bothy (left) and Notus De La Tour
The local repertoire is of bothy songs, and the best example we hear is Danny Couper rattling off 'Sleepytoon'.
The Malton handler even had a winner at Dundalk on Friday night and his smart hurdler Bothy went very close to pulling off a long-term plan in the Greatwood Hurdle when just touched off by Menorah.
And despite having to saddle top weight of 11st12lb under Richard Johnson in yesterday's Grade Three contest because of that he showed his battling qualities to hold joint bottom-weight Bothy by a neck.