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BURGH. A borough; (q. v.) a castle or town.

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Although the classic burhs, such as Wallingford, Cricklade and Oxford, are of a comparatively large size, certain of the settlements listed in the Burghal Hidage are significantly smaller.
Burghal Design features the works of type designer and former punk rock photographer, Kate Peters.
In Hama, all roads are open except the road of Ein al-Kroum-al-Qarandah-Jourin-Slunfa and the road of Shathat Joubat Burghal which are barely passable due to the icy conditions.
Cabbage and Meat Salad Serves about 6 1/2 cup chickpeas, soaked overnight, then drained 1/2 cup burghal 3 cups finely chopped parsley 1 small bunch of green onions, finely chopped 1/4 cup of finely chopped fresh mint 2 medium tomatoes, finely chopped 1 cup lamb or beef, cut into very small pieces and well fried, then drained 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon pepper 2 tablespoons olive oil 4 tablespoons lemon juice A dozen large cabbage leaves, chopped