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scrog

/skrog/ [Bell Labs] To damage, trash, or corrupt a data structure. "The list header got scrogged." Also reported as "skrog", and ascribed to the comic strip "The Wizard of Id". Compare scag; possibly the two are related. Equivalent to scribble or mangle.
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"Nearest parking to the beach is at Dunstanburgh Castle Golf Club ([pounds sterling]2); otherwise, leave the car in Craster ([pounds sterling]2) and take the delightful two-mile walk past Scrog Hill and the castle ruins.
After passing through two metal gates we turn left to make our way ahead (through two more gates) past High Scrog Farm and through another gate in the left hand corner of the field.
ROAD TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT 1984 - SECTION 14 KIRKLEES COUNCIL (HEALEY GREEN LANE, HOUSES HILL, HUDDERSFIELD) (TEMPORARY PROHIBITION OF TRAFFIC) ORDER 2015 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Council of the Borough of Kirklees by reason of works proposed to be carried out on or near the road has made an Order the effect of which will be that no person shall cause or permit any vehicle to proceed in that length of Healey Green Lane, Houses Hill from its junction with Liley Lane to its junction with Long Tongue Scrog Lane PROVIDED THAT such prohibition shall not extend to vehicles being used in connection with the works to be carried out on or near the closed length of road or to vehicles requiring access up to the point(s) of the closure.
HISTORIAN, author and names expert Dr George Redmonds of Lepton says: "The meaning of Long Tongue Scrog Lane in Kirkheaton is not a mystery.' " 'Scrog' is an alternative spelling of 'shrogg' and both words refer to patches of scrubby woodland.
There is a photograph of it on the geograph.org.uk website which aims to record every part of Britain and Ireland, and site contributor Stanley Walker says a definition of scrog is any naturally stunted tree or bush.