There is usually fixed above the sucker a short iron valverod, with a device known as a rivet-catcher to prevent damage to the pump by the dropping of rivets from the pump-rods.
The bird-catcher having found a tree thus selected for a "dancing party," builds a hut among the lower branches in which to conceal himself.
It is the northernmost home of the opossum, grey fox, fox squirrel, cardinal bird, Carolina wren, tufted tit, gnat catcher, summer tanager and yellow-breasted chat.
19; but this would probably recover less heat than the continuous system, first, because it transfers the heat from flame to metal indirectly instead of directly; and, second, because the brickwork of the Siemens system is probably a poorer heat-catcher than the iron billets of the continuous system, because its disadvantages of low conductivity and low specific heat probably outweigh its advantages of roughness and porosity.
OYSTER-CATCHER, a bird's name which does not seem to occur in books until 1731, when M.
The Oyster-catcher of Europe is the Haematopus 2 ostralegus or Linnaeus, belonging to the group now called Limicolae, and is generally included in the family Charadriidae; though some writers have placed it in one of its own, Haematopodidae, chiefly on account of its peculiar bill - a long thin wedge, ending in a vertical edge.
In its strongly-contrasted plumage of black and white, with a coral-coloured bill, the Oyster-catcher is one of the most conspicuous birds of the European coasts, and in many parts is still very common.
The Oyster-catcher is not highly esteemed as a bird for the table.
Longirostris, with a very long bill as its name intimates, and no white on its 1 It seems, however, very possible, judging from its equivalents in other European languages, such as the Frisian Oestervisscher, the German Augsterman, Austernfischer, and the like, that the name "Oyster-catcher" may have been not a colonial invention but indigenous to the mother-country, though it had not found its way into print before.
China, Japan and possibly eastern Asia in general have an Oyster-catcher which seems to be intermediate between the last and the first.
Apparently, rat catchers were held in high esteem in the community due to the locals ' fear of the Black Plague.
Dream catcherS The Plains Indians say you hang them by the window or at the head of your bed.
From here, the High Easter innings collapsed and with David Coyle bowling to a field of close catchers, wickets began to tumble.
If they are on a base they have a catcher, but they can't see the bowler bowling and lose interest.
It boasts a high-capacity ash catcher, making cleaning the barbecue much less of a hassle.
Make a stunning light catcher to hang at a window too!
Saw an oyster catcher on the tidal stretch below Brownshill Lock.
The good news is that we found the spider catcher vacuum thingy.
The Lord Mayor is Chairman of our Management Committee We employ one full time rat catcher ( all other workers are volunteers ).
There weren't many better slip catchers, either.
They all have extra bright LED's which make the badges a real eye catcher, great for any party.
This is best carried our by a professional mole catcher as the poisons used are licensed and very dangerous to other animals and birds.
While here you may also observe oyster catchers, geese and the endemic steamer duck along the rocky shores.
Catcher boats, the average being 1.2.
Catcher in the rye and all.
Catcher tray has a sensor in the base.
Catcher's mitt on both hands.