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(Physical Geography) the source of a stream


(ˈwɔ tərˌhɛd, ˈwɒt ər-)

1. the source of a river or stream.
2. a body of water dammed up, esp. for irrigation.
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The Waterhead Hotel, on the banks of Windermere, describes itself as a luxurious boutique townhouse bar and grill.
NEED TO KNOW |CLAIRE MCKIE stayed at The Waterhead Hotel, Lake Road, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 0ER, as a guest of the owners.
50 Yetholm Mains, PS66 Waterhead of Dryffe & North Synton Lleyns PS72.
Contractor address : Cairo House, Greenacres Road, Waterhead
After the basic Boot, we stepped into stylish sophistication and contemporary luxury at The Waterhead Hotel, near Ambleside, which combines elegance and a stunning setting with the comfort of a new four-star town house hotel.
The offer is available on weekdays in all six of the group's properties - the iconic Midland Hotel in Morecambe, Lancaster House in Lancaster, Low Wood Bay in Windermere, Waterhead Hotel near Ambleside, and Storrs Hall and The Wild Boar Inn, Grill and Smokehouse, both near Windermere.
Bonnar lived in luxury at Waterhead Farm in Stewarton, Ayrshire - a lavish five-bedroom pile once owned by security boss Paul Johnson and drugs baron Stewart "Specky" Boyd.
First round (to be played weekend of January 22): Pool A: East Leeds v Crosfields, East Hull v Saddleworth, Leigh East v Heworth, Fryston v Stanningley, Eccles and Salford Juniors or Castleford Panthers v Wigan St Patricks, Wigan St Judes v West Bowling, Skirlaugh v Oulton or Normanton, Wath Brow v Norland Sharks, Ovenden or Rochdale Mayfield v Lancashire Cup winners or Seaton Rangers, Yorkshire Cup winners or Drighlington v Hunslet Warriors, York Acorn v Milford, Shaw Cross or Stanningley v Widnes St Maries, Elland v Thatto Heath, Kells v Bradford Dudley Hill, Myton Warriors v Ince Rose Bridge, Siddal v Eastmoor, Oldham St Annes v Hull Dockers, Castleford Lock Lane v Halton Sims Cross, Leigh Miners Rangers v West Hull, Waterhead v Millom or Egremont.
Tim Kinder, 50, was treasurer at Oldham's Waterhead Rugby League club and raided its accounts after "sinking" under mounting credit card bills of pounds 85,000.
00 am Address: Oldham MBC Moorhey Street Oldham Westend House, Westend Street - StreetScene Lower Waterworks Road, Waterhead - StreetScene Address: Rochdale MBC Green Lane Rochdale Address: Salford CC Turnpike House Depot Eccles New Road Salford Picket Line: 5.
The field is owned by ex-cop and convicted fraudster Paul Johnston, 47, and adjoins his sprawling Waterhead Farm.
Police were called to a block of flats in Waterhead Close at about 3am on Saturday and found three injured youths, all thought to be in their mid to late teens.