Towie


Towie

:"TOWIE also refers to the towing (tow truck) industry, particularly in Australia."Towie is a small hamlet in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, close to Alford and Lumsden.

One of the most notable features of Towie is its small primary school with nursery, which is located in the village itself. Towie also has a bowling club and a beautiful church with historic graveyard.

The village is recognized as being one of the few places in Scotland that has no known historical association with Robert Burns or Mary Queen of Scots.


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  • towie — /toh ee/, n. a form of contract bridge for three players in which the players bid for the dummy hand after six of its cards have been turned up. [1930 35; of undetermined orig.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Towie — 1. tow truck; 2. tow truck driver …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • towie — Australian Slang 1. tow truck; 2. tow truck driver …   English dialects glossary

  • towie — tow·ie …   English syllables

  • towie — /ˈtoʊi/ (say tohee) noun Colloquial 1. a tow truck. 2. a tow truck driver. {tow1 + ie} …   Australian English dictionary

  • towie — ˈtōē noun ( s) Etymology: origin unknown : contract bridge for three or more and usually up to six players in which three play at one time and are replaced in turn after each hand by one of the inactive players if any and in which the players bid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Towie Barclay Castle — is an historic castle in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, 4.5 miles south south east of Turriff. The current structure was built in 1593 by Clan Barclay. The site was gifted to the Clan in the 11th century by Malcolm III of Scotland. Following Clan… …   Wikipedia

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