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Definition of Mosstrooper

Mosstrooper
Mosstrooper Moss"troop`er, n. [Moss + trooper.] One of a class of marauders or bandits that formerly infested the border country between England and Scotland; -- so called in allusion to the mossy or boggy character of much of the border country.

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- Moss-troopers were brigands of the mid-17th century, who operated across the border country between Scotland and the northern English counties of Northumberland...
- Together, Mosstrooper, Liberation (distributor). National Library of Australia, retrieved 8 August 2013 Moss, Ian (2009), Soul on West 53rd, Mosstrooper, Liberation...
- Let's all Get Together, was released in July 2007 on his own label, Mosstrooper (distributed by Liberation). It contained acoustic cover versions of...
- labourers. However, lawlessness remained a problem, with bandits known as mosstroopers, very often former Royalist or Covenanter soldiers, plundering both the...
- Oliver Cromwell was forced to besiege the castle to flush out a band of "mosstroopers" (marauders), during the Third English Civil War in 1650. The damaged...
- Cameron had been betra**** by the man whose barn he had been sleeping in. Mosstroopers The British Review, and London Critical Journal. 1822. p. 449. Retrieved...
- locomotives from 1839 at Kirkhouse; the first was Belted Will; later Mosstrooper was built there, but this machine had inside cylinders which fouled the...
- 9 December 1653. Wogan was able to persuade a number of dissatisfied mosstroopers to join his band permanently. When Wogan advanced into the Earl of Glencairn’s...
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