Kidderminster


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Kid·der·min·ster

 (kĭd′ər-mĭn′stər)
A town of west-central England west-southwest of Birmingham. Carpets have been manufactured here since 1735.

Kidderminster

(ˈkɪdəˌmɪnstə)
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1. (Placename) a town in W central England, in N Worcestershire on the River Stour: carpet industry. Pop: 55 610 (2001)
2. (Textiles) a type of ingrain reversible carpet originally made at Kidderminster
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cried Master Kidderminster, showing a very irascible temperament.
Offered at the Garters four times last night, and never done 'em once,' said Master Kidderminster.
We'd have had a young gentleman to meet you, if we had known you were coming,' retorted Master Kidderminster, nothing abashed.
Childers and Master Kidderminster walked in a curious manner; with their legs wider apart than the general run of men, and with a very knowing assumption of being stiff in the knees.
The father of one of the families was in the habit of balancing the father of another of the families on the top of a great pole; the father of a third family often made a pyramid of both those fathers, with Master Kidderminster for the apex, and himself for the base; all the fathers could dance upon rolling casks, stand upon bottles, catch knives and balls, twirl hand-basins, ride upon anything, jump over everything, and stick at nothing.
But she had to take her farewell of the male part of the company yet, and every one of them had to unfold his arms (for they all assumed the professional attitude when they found themselves near Sleary), and give her a parting kiss - Master Kidderminster excepted, in whose young nature there was an original flavour of the misanthrope, who was also known to have harboured matrimonial views, and who moodily withdrew.
Raddle, planting herself firmly on a purple cauliflower in the Kidderminster carpet, 'and what's that to me, Sir?
GATESHEAD go looking for their first home win since October this evening, when Kidderminster Harriers land at the International Stadium.
GATESHEAD will bid to jump start their season against Kidderminster Harriers tonight as they look for their first home win in the league since October.
JAN Molby says facing Wolves at Molineux as Kidderminster manager was one of the highlights of his time with Harriers.
Eleven caravans and one mobile home were destroyed during the blaze at Kidderminster Caravans near to Crossway Green, on the A449 Worcester to Kidderminster road, in Worcestershire.
The most popular event is the annual Santa Specials, where families can ride on the Worcestershire heritage railway from Kidderminster to Arley, where Father Christmas has a specially made grotto in an old railway carriage.