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throstle

1. a poetic name for thrush esp the song thrush
2. a spinning machine for wool or cotton in which the fibres are twisted and wound continuously
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Texel x - PS76 Throstle Nest & South Farm, PS75.50 South Farm, PS74 Wolf Hills, PS73.50 Prospect Grange, PS73 Stone Hall & Glendale, PS71 Newbiggin, Whittonshields & Grange House, PS70.50 Prospect Grange, PS70 Laburnum Cottage & South Farm, PS68.50 The Old School & Laburnum Cottage, PS68 Throstle Nest, PS67.50 Burnbank, PS67 Stone Hall, Wolf Hills & South Farm Dutch Texel x - PS67.50 Burnbank Suffolk x - PS69.50 Snabdough (x2), PS65.50 Settlingstones, PS64.50 Snabdough Beltex x - PS74.50 Throstle Nest, PS71 Fell Lane, PS69.50 Whittonshields, PS68 Fell Lane Mule - PS69 & PS63 (x2) Harsondale, PS59.50 Sanders Close
Second day: Milton Stakes (7), Newmarket 4-5; St Leger (8), Throstle, 50-1.
BLYTH Spartans suffered a 2-1 defeat at the Throstle Nest as Farsley Celtic continue to chop away at their -10 points deduction in the Blue Square North.
Wallis, of Throstle Nest Avenue, Darlington, pleaded guilty at Teesside Crown Court to possession of a Class A drug with intent to supply on June 30 last year.
United lost out 3-2 despite leading going into the last five minutes and manager Dean Thomas (above) would be delighted to return from the Throstle's Nest with maximum points.
That side of Scotland Road, together with St Anthony's church and the Throstle's Nest public House harks back to the grand history of the area and should be preserved in a special way.
Mr Wright said whoever murdered Mrs Ali at her home in Throstle Grove had deliberately lifted her top while she lay on the bedroom floor and stabbed her in her abdomen.
Topping the sale on two separate occasions at PS100 were two strong Texel x hoggs consigned by M/s IK&TN Wilson, Throstle Nest.
The WBA-lettered badge replaces the club crest or throstle for the first time since it disappeared in 1986.
* C Wildgoose, detached house (conservation area), 6 Throstle Nest, Manchester Road, Marsden.
"That would mean sacrificing one of the wide men, but I have a full squad to select from and we will see what state the Throstle Nest pitch is in after the recent bad weather."
The building (a landmark on Scottie Road for over 125 years) could be included in Project Jennifer and brought into use as a Scotland Road heritage centre that would marry in with the St Anthony's Visitor Centre and be enhanced by the Throstle's Nest Hotel - now able to provide bed and breakfast accommodation.