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n.1.(Bot.) See Colicroot.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Tom Williams who lives in Blackroot Road, on the edge of the estate, said: "Four Oaks Estate Ltd is proposing to put up gates and close off the entrances to the estate.
Access to the Hartopp Gate will be maintained as it falls outside of the gated area and can be reached off Blackroot Road.
Almost 1,000 people joined the fun for the Christmas Day swim at Blackroot Pool in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, many with little more than a Santa hat to keep them warm in temperatures as low as 3C.
Scores of daring people in fancy dress dived into a chilly lake as part of a wacky Christmas tradition today at Blackroot Pool in Sutton Park, Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham.
Find it on Guild Street, Stratford-upon-Avon CV37 6QZ SUTTON PARK, BLACKROOT ROAD, SUTTON COLDFIELD B74 2YU With its lakes, woodlands and huge wide open spaces, there's something for everyone within the 2,000 acres of Sutton Park.
BLACKROOT BISTRO, Sutton Park (0121 355 2570) HIS family-run bistro was busy on the chilly Saturday afternoon we paid a visit.
(3) The river is named the "Panta" in the poem, but other documents, including The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle and The Life of Saint Oswald, help us identify the "Panta" as the "Blackwater." Such documents also help identify the names of the people involved; see Bately, "The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle" and Lapidge, "The Life of Saint Oswald." Tolkien may have had the "Blackwater" in mind when drafting the chapters on Moria, for according to The Treason of Isengard, the river Silverlode was for a while the "Blackroot" (see 166-67 and 174, note 22).
SR96 and SR97 share common East Lansing germplasm resistance to blackroot (caused by Aphanornyces cochlioides Drechs.) and leafspot (cause by Cercospora beticola Sacc.).
This short walk visits Blackroot Pool, built in the 18th century to provide power for a leather mill, and Bracebridge Pool, said to be the most beautiful pool in the park.
The Christmas Day celebration guaranteed to give your birthday suit the shivers seems to be growing in popularity at Sutton Park's Blackroot Pool.
In Birmingham, hundreds of swimmers headed to Sutton Park for the annual leap into Blackroot Pool, while mermaids were among those who waded into the sea off Exmouth, Devon.