How to use North-country in a sentence
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He continued behind the scenes to play a powerful part in forming North-country opinion until his death on the 18th of February 1900.
That which goes northward is charged to wreak His anger on the north country.
William Godwin was educated for his father's profession at Hoxton Academy, where he was under Andrew Kippis the biographer and Dr Abraham Rees of the Cyclopaedia, and was at first more Calvinistic than his teachers, becoming a Sande manian, or follower of John Glas, whom he describes as "a celebrated north-country apostle who, after Calvin had damned ninety-nine in a hundred of mankind, has contrived a scheme for damning ninety-nine in a hundred of the followers of Calvin."
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A belief in the spectre-hound still lingers in the wild parts of the north country of England, and in Nidderdale, Yorkshire, nurses frighten children with its name.
At the same time the Parliamentary infantry had mostly crossed the lane and was fighting at close quarters and suffering severely, Newcastle's north-country "White-Coat" brigade driving back and finally penetrating their centre.
He was tall (the Yorkshiremen called him "Long Forster") and strongly though stiffly built, and, with his simple tastes and straightforward manners and methods, was a typical North-country figure.
It was long the residence of John Peel, yeoman, whose hunting proclivity was well known throughout the whole north country.
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Spink is a remarkably strong man, whose tout ensemble is highly characteristic of a North-country fisherman.
It is also delicious with Cox's orange pippins if you like the North Country association of apples and cheese.
Joseph Cowen was at that time a strong Radical on domestic questions, an advocate of co-operation, an admirer of Garibaldi, Mazzini and Kossuth, a sympathizer with Irish Nationalism, and one who in speech, dress and manner identified himself with the North-country mining class.
The North Country Soapmaking Library has an article on making simple and inexpensive wooden soap molds.