Cheviot Hills


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Cheviot Hills

 (chĕv′ē-ət, shĭv′-, chē′vē-)
A range of hills extending about 56 km (35 mi) along the border between England and Scotland. The Cheviot, 815 m (2,674 ft), is the highest elevation.

Cheviot Hills

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(Placename) a range of hills on the border between England and Scotland, mainly in Northumberland
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Noun1.Cheviot Hills - a range of hills on the border between England and Scotland
England - a division of the United Kingdom
Scotland - one of the four countries that make up the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland; located on the northern part of the island of Great Britain; famous for bagpipes and plaids and kilts
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April 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Israeli Leadership Council (ILC) together with Jewish National Fund (JNF) will showcase Israel's "Start-Up Nation" influence on some of today's leading innovations at Celebrate Israel Festival taking place April 29th at Cheviot Hills Recreation Center celebrating Israel's 64th Independence Day.
The Northumberland National Park Mountain Rescue Team was formed in 1965 by volunteer wardens in response to an earlier tragedy in which two shepherds died in a blizzard in the Cheviot Hills.
ADVENTUROUS students from The Sixth Form College, Solihull, braved the wild open country of the Cheviot Hills in Northumberland recently, as they undertook their final assessed expedition for their Duke of Edinburgh Gold Award.
Megan, 13, spotted the hissing snake when she ran to check the line during a day out just across the Border in the Cheviot Hills.
The river, which rises in the Cheviot Hills and meanders 40 miles to the North Sea, was in full glory at Rothbury, a small market town with a turbulent and bloody past.
While the Cleveland Hills lie to the south of the Tees, the nearest hills to the north are probably the Cheviot Hills over 50 miles away.
His sister's body was found in the Cheviot Hills when she failed to turn up for work after Easter.
The head teacher's body was discovered in the Cheviot Hills at Towford, Roxburghshire, after her leadership skills were criticised by inspectors.
The volume of mostly color photographs, maps, and artistic reconstructions is one result of a five-year program to research, conserve, and interpret the archaeological landscape of the park in the Cheviot Hills.
The group had a house in Cheviot Hills at the time, and one of Cassar's classmates invited him to visit.
With over twenty years' experience, Paul Figueiredo has consistently been a top producer in his community of Cheviot Hills, but the requests of his clients have led him all across the Southland.
Situated in Warenford, close to the morth Northumberland coast and with easy access to the Cheviot Hills, the properties offer great potential for a multitude of different uses.