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wellhouse

(ˈwɛlˌhaʊs)
n
(Building) a housing for a well
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well•head

(ˈwɛlˌhɛd)

n.
1. a fountainhead; source.
2. Also called wellhouse. a shelter for a well.
3. the top of the opening of an oil or gas well.
[1300–50]
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Average 184p Leading Hogg prices per head: Beltex: PS86.50 Wellhouse, PS74.50 Lilburn, North Country Cheviot: PS82 Lilburn, Todrig, PS76.50 Todrig (2), Suffolk: PS76.50 Todrig, North Country Cheviot: PS72 South Ord Leading Hogg Prices per kilo: Beltex: 206.9p Lilburn, 192.2p Wellhouse, North Country Cheviot: 189.5p South Ord, Texel: 189.5p Lilburn, 186.8p Mid Edrom, 186.4p Lilburn, Todrig Ewes, another strong trade for Ewes.
Leslie Craig Lockwood, of Wellhouse Lane, pleaded guilty to one count of the fraudulent evasion of VAT and one count of the fraudulent evasion of income tax.
The school currently being built in Shotton will be known as Wellhouse School or Ysgol Ty Ffynnon when it opens in September 2014.
he h 22 ve er e se ciatio h Wellhouse Housing Association, who sent letters containing the bizarre threat to all tenants in arrears, previously said they opposed the bedroom tax.
Defender Graeme McLaren was the unlikely Wellhouse hero as the Easterhouse side overcame the odds to lift the Scottish Amateur Cup.
REFUSED | |I Midgley, construction of rear dormer windows, 193, Radcliffe Road, Wellhouse, Golcar.
HYPOCRISY J The threatening letter from Wellhouse Housing Association to the tenant
| John Fairbank, works to tree(s) within a Conservation Area, 6, Oak Drive, Wellhouse.
he h 22 ve er e se ciati h Wellhouse Housing Association, who sent letters containing the bizarre threat to all tenants in arrears, previously said they opposed the bedroom tax.