On the north-east side of the town there is a rath or encampment 70 ft.
At such a time the encampment is deserted for three months.
C. Spencer, " Mineral Resources of the Encampment Copper Region, Wyoming," pp. 163-169, U.S. Geol.
All their faces were as serene as if all this were happening at home awaiting peaceful encampment, and not within sight of the enemy before an action in which at least half of them would be left on the field.
It is a large straggling encampment rather than a town, with few buildings of any architectural merit.
They reached a small encampment at the bottom of a mountain and passed around it, one calling out a greeting as someone trotted out to meet them.
He led her through the small encampment toward the mountain and up a smooth walkway to the flattened peak of one ridge.
In the vicinity of Bromley, Bickley is a similar residential township, Hayes Common is a favourite place of excursion, and at Holwood Hill near Keston are remains of a large encampment known as Caesar's Camp. Bromley was incorporated in 1903, and is governed by a mayor, 6 aldermen and 18 councillors.
1 The site - quite as hotly contested among antiquaries as between Roman and Caledonian - may have been near the Roman encampment of Inchtuthill (in the policies of Delvine, io m.
To N., and the northernmost part of this line is immensely strengthened by numerous advanced works between the villages of Dogneville and Longchamp. On the left bank, a larger area of ground is included in the perimeter of defence for the purposes of encampment, the most westerly of the forts, Girancourt, being 7 m.
A large rath, or encampment, with remains of fortifications, stands to the south of the town.
A large body of light troops was landed and drove the Spartans from their encampment by a well in the middle of the island to its northern extremity.
On its recall the little settlement was taken possession of by Dutch emigrants from the Cape, who had defeated the Zulu king Dingaan, and who the year before at the upper end of the bay had formed an encampment, Kangela (look-out), the present Congella.
Numerous prehistoric relics have been discovered in the district, and a large circular encampment is seen at Winklebury Hill.
It fell under the repeated attacks of the barbarian hordes who crossed over after having ravaged Byzantium, and furnished an encampment to the Persians under Chosroes, c. 616-626.
There are several cairns and the remains of a circular British encampment on the mountain between Aberdare and Merthyr.
Seq.) occur naturally after the encampment at the southern Gilgal (near Jericho).
Near the park a group of tumuli and a circular encampment are seen.
Mansr strode down one of the many paths lining the rocky hills, away from the encampment and into a part of the hills untouched by any but the moons' light.
Judas was at Emmaus; " the men of the citadel " guided a detachment of the Syrian troops to his encampment by night.
The ground is covered with fragments of tiles and pottery of the classical period, and it is probably a hastily built encampment of historic times rather than a primitive fortification, as there are no prehistoric traces (Orsi in Notizie degli scavi, 1903, 442).
This act led to reprisals, and on the 17th of January 1837 a Boer commando surprised Mosilikatze's encampment at Mosega, inflicting heavy loss on the Matabele without themselves 1 Two small children were spared and brought up as Kaffirs.
For some years the history of the infant settlement was that of a large gaol; the attempts made to till the soil at Farm Cove near Sydney and near Parramatta were only partially successful, and upon several occasions the residents of the encampment suffered much privation.
Presuppose a settled encampment and a lawgiving, and thus belong to a stage after Sinai had been reached (Ex.
They were arranged in lines like the tents in an encampment, or the houses in a street.
On the same spot `Amr built a city named Fostat ("the encampment"), the ruins of which are known by the name of Old Cairo.
It was not within the walls, the encampment on the cliff, or within the passionate people themselves.