Seventy quarters of grain had also been carted away.
She did not understand why he spoke with such admiration and delight of the farming of the thrifty and well- to-do peasant Matthew Ermishin, who with his family had carted corn all night; or of the fact that his (Nicholas') sheaves were already stacked before anyone else had his harvest in.
It surprised me to find he'd carted more of his research to California than I'd expected.
The lackey picked her up and carted her to the garage, which served as a makeshift barracks filled with cots and sleeping men.
This spawn is sometimes so profuse that it is pulled out of the beds in enormous masses and carted away in barrows.
Mangels are probably more closely estimated, as these valuable roots are carted and stored for subsequent use for feeding stock.
Annually, and in many places water has to be carted for miles.
Its stones were carted away, and the churchyard, overgrown with weeds, became the dumpingground for rubbish.
On the coasts of Europe marine algae detached by the autumnal gales are commonly carted on to the land as a convenient manure.
In other parts of England staghound packs are devoted to the capture of the carted deer, a business which is more or less of a parody on the genuine sport, but is popular for the reason that whereas with foxhounds men may have a blank day, they are practically sure of a gallop when a deer is taken out in a cart to be enlarged before the hounds are laid on.
The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.
It no longer seemed strange to them but on the contrary it seemed the only thing that could be done, just as a quarter of an hour before it had not seemed strange to anyone that the wounded should be left behind and the goods carted away but that had seemed the only thing to do.
That peasant near Mozhaysk where the battle was said the men were all called up from ten villages around and they carted for twenty days and still didn't finish carting the dead away.