Moor cock

(Zool.) the male of the moor fowl or red grouse of Europe.

See also: Moor

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The Moor Cock Inn Saddleworth, Lancs In 1882 the bloodied and battered bodies of a landlord and his son were discovered at the Moor Cock Inn.
Another suggestion was that a poacher due to stand trial had bumped the men UNSOLVED MYSTERY: Moor Cock Inn off because Thomas had been called as a witness against him.
A house in Moor Cock Close, Bank Field, Eston, has been sealed off and is currently undergoing forensic examination.