Romney Marsh


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Romney Marsh

English longwool-type meat sheep; polled, 33 micron wool, prized as fat lamb mother, used extensively in development of carpetwool breeds. Called also Kent Marsh.

Romney Marsh disease
see struck.
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Romney Marsh residents, including Mr Leyshon, get their drinking supplies from an aquifer under Dungeness, the site of the power station.
Romney Marsh (red cap and noseband) jumps the first down the back straight on his way to victory
He retains the same rating today, and with Princess Flame, Romney Marsh and Spider Boy set to ensure there is a decent gallop off which he can challenge, this proven course performer has especially solid claims.
Al Beedaa,a half-sister to 1994 Derby winner Erhaab,can boost her value with victory in the Romney Marsh Maiden Fillies' Stakes at Folkestone.
Derek Laverty was banned for a day (May 6) for using the whip when out of contention on eventual ninth Romney Marsh.
The lucky winners, of Romney Marsh, Kent, plan to share some of their fortune with relatives, including the eight kids and 13 grandkids they have between them.
Al Beedaa, half-sister to 1994 Derby-winner Erhaab, can boost her high paddock value with victory in the Romney Marsh Maiden Fillies' Stakes at Folkestone.
Earlier yesterday, the UK's chief veterinary officer, Debby Reynolds, said a control zone had also been set up around a farm in Romney Marsh, Kent.
Earlier, a similar temporary control zone was established around Honeychild Manor Farm in the Romney Marsh area in Kent.
Daly went on to complete a double with 33-1 shot Gypsy Scholar in the bumper, while Romney Marsh took the 2m3 1/2 4f handicap chase at the same odds.
The Lydd ranges on Romney Marsh stretch 15 miles along the coast and three miles out to sea.
He then jogged eight miles back in the dark to their remote five-bedroom farmhouse on Romney Marsh, armed himself with the bat and went into the spare room where his wife, Faith, lay sleeping.