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Brock

(brok),
Russell C., 20th-century British surgeon. See: Brock syndrome, Brock operation.
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Brocken has been a member of PMT's board since 2006.
My broomstick was due a service, so I let the marvellous Brocken steam train take the strain of getting me to the top, all the while puffing out magical clouds of vapour with a cheerful whistle while it worked its wheezing way up to the pinnacle.
Sightseeing tour of Berlin and tour of Potsdam; walking tour of Goslar; journey on the Brocken steam railway; visits to Quedlinburg and Luther's Wittenberg ?
00 (435m): Seanie's Hero, Jack Kyle, Vancouver King, Tip Top Gervinho, Moonlight Ramble (W), Brocken Lance (W).
The Brocken spectre, a natural phenomenon in which the interplay of a sinking sun and a misty atmosphere create a "natural magic lantern" projecting a giant shadow onto the mist, was commonly viewed by Romantic writers as an analogy for the inextricability of perception and artistic creation, and of the self and the external world (223).
Fly-half Jack Turton also got two while leading scorer Devon Constant inevitably got himself on the try list with Ieuan Lewis, Phil Brocken, Joe Baratt and Ryan Oakes the other men to cross the tryline.
Mark Brocken focuses on another moment in British pop history, the 1964 The Blues and Gospel Train, produced in Manchester by Johnny Hamp.
This festival - it's a bit like our Halloween - is celebrated at the end of April, when witches are supposed to gather in the area before flying to the highest peak in the Harz range, the Brocken, for a night of revelry.
The away supporters were hoping for more in the second half but an injury to centre Phil Brocken meant a re-shuffle and this clearly upset the rhythm because in the space of 10 minutes four tries had been scored by the home side and with the score at 39-3 it was a case of damage limitation.
There are lots of different climatic phenomena like the Brocken spectre and fogbows, but it does look amazing and is unique," he added.
THEMED TRAVEL * GERMANY BY RAIL: Ffestiniog Travel (01766 772 030) offers return rail journey ex-London Sept 29 to Brussels and Cologne for pounds 810 for gala steam train event at medieval town of Wernigerode and breathtaking climb on steam Heritage train up the Brocken.