cattle grid


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to cattle grid: cattle guard

cattle grid

see stock guard.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
A Gwynedd Council spokesman said: "Due to significant damage to the old cattle grid, a replacement was installed in May.
Now a dozen of them have worked out how to crawl across the cattle grid - and have invaded gardens, allotments and even the local cemetery where they eat flowers left by mourners.
He said: "When we drove over it, the front end slid across the cattle grid because, I guess, the angle we were travelling.
We head to the right over a cattle grid and up the slope with views of Spennithorne Church.
Some years ago it was reputed that the sheep used to do commando rolls over cattle grids to get off the moors so they could wander down into the village.
The Limousin cross jumped a sixbar gate and a 12ft cattle grid and was struck by a car as it stood in the road.
A 28-year-old horse had to be rescued from a road cattle grid by firefighters.
Despite looking as if she could fall down a cattle grid, I read this weekend that Nicole Kidman has been raging against speculation that she has an eating disorder by admitting her love for pies and chocolate.
He and his wife live next to the level crossing which takes the Scremerston to Cocklawburn road over the East Coast mainline and because cattle and other animals graze nearby the line has a cattle grid on each side of the crossing to stop them from getting on to it.
McRae was the day's only retirement, forced to give up in his Ford Focus after coming down too steep over a cattle grid.
Cllr Williams said: "Somebody surmised that his wheel had gone into a cattle grid, the first of two out of the village of Forge.
Tenders are invited for Provision Of Tiling In Bldg No Pa 08, Pc 23 And Provn Of Cattle Grid In Front Of Otm Accn Under Age I Dhana.