Definition of Herdwicks
1. herdwick [n] - See also: herdwick
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Herdwicks
Literary usage of Herdwicks
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Journal of the Royal Agricultural Society of England by Royal Agricultural Society of England (1880)
"Mr. Leathes' statement to us was that only herdwicks will thrive on bare mountains with ... The herdwicks were in strong force for so exceptional a breed. ..."
2. British Farmer's Magazine (1863)
"Subsisting, then, on such wild and elevated pastures during the severest winters, we need hardly feel surprised that even the-« hardy herdwicks suffer. ..."
3. Evans's Rural Economist (1862)
"No hay is given to herdwicks during the winter; they support themselves in the ... This renders it almost impossible to procure a flock of herdwicks, ..."