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HOGSHEAD. A measure of wine, oil, and the like, containing half a pipe; the fourth part of a tun, or sixty-three gallons.

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In Fascinate, Hogshead explains the reasons we buy or are drawn to products, people, television shows or anything else that fascinates us.
It sold 2,300 pubs to Enterprise Inns and now has 625 managed pubs and bars, including the Hogshead and Champion brands.
Regulars inside the Hogshead, in Warwick Street, gave chase after the men grabbed the purse, which was on a table, shortly before 5.
It was the first time there had been a tie for one of the first three spots in the event since Americans Nancy Hogshead and Carrie Steinseifer shared the gold medal in 1984.
Moseley's Hogshead used to be a branch of the TSB before the tills were turned into a taproom.
no cask was he, no barrel, no drum or hogshead, but simply a keg.
The speaker lineup includes author and entrepreneur Sally Hogshead, and Johnny Earle, founder of Johnny Cupcakes and Americas #1 Young Entrepreneur by BusinessWeek.
THANK YOU Simply Flowers, Aurorastrings, Plumb & Rabbitts Cake Studio, Hogshead Inn Alnwick, ODFC, Darcy Weddings, AB Wedding Cars, Catherine's Chair Covers, Alan Jackman Suit Hire, The Victorian Sweet Cart Company, Claire Blake Occassions Stationery, Tiger Tiger, Balloon Fairy, NE One Sound & Light, Gavin Forster Photography, Most Desirable, Mao Couture, Adesso Hair & Spa, Naturale Beauty Clinic, Make up by Leah, Newcastle Greyhound Stadium, Candle Essence, Beautiful Day Wedding Services, Samantha @ SR Photography, Marilyn & Melrose Shabby Chic, Retro & Vintage Studio and finally Debenhams and The Fragrance Shop, both located in Eldon Square.
The latest agreement follows the letting to Tesco Express of the former Hogshead Pub on the corner of Corporation Road and Dundas Street.
They play Hogshead, Shawlands, June 29, Not In The Park, Firewater, Glasgow, July 7, and King Tut's Glasgow on July 10.
One punter at the Hogshead tried to take the sensible option and ordered a glass of orange juice and was charged a whopping pounds 1.
It became a pub in the 1990s, when it was run by Whitbread as part of its Hogshead chain.