Lowering the heavy cast iron frying pan into the sink, she filled it with water and left it to soak.
Iron and copper founding, brewing, tanning, and the manufacture of gunpowder, confectionery, heavy iron goods, gloves, boots and shoes and cotton goods are also carried on.
The first gate consisted of a few dozen men better armed than his team atop a thick steel wall with an iron core.
He called another portal and strode through it to the house of the one brother he'd come to almost trust. Kiki's feet were propped on a cast iron table while he gazed intently at the screen of his trusty iPad.
" Lean-to," " shed," or " pent " roofs are practically developments of the flat roof, one end of the joists (which are now called " rafters ") being tipped up to form a decided slope, which enables slates, tiles, corrugated iron and other materials to be employed which cannot be used upon a " flat " roof.
Large markets and fairs are held for corn, hops, cattle and sheep; and the town contains some highly reputed ale breweries, besides paper mills and iron foundries.
Silver has also been found in the district of Sarrabus, iron at S.
The windows all faced east, over another valley, and a terrace was decorated with dainty iron-scrolled chairs.
He dropped the portcullis and shoved the lever to turn the iron gate.
She put the last of the dishes in the dishwasher and ran water in the sink to wash the iron skillet and wooden handled spatula.
Iron ore is found in the state in the coal hills (especially Laurel Hills and Beaver Lick Mountain), but the deposits have not been worked on a large scale.
The iron ore is found in the ground; but it cannot be used until it has been brought to the furnace and melted, and all the dirt taken out, and just the pure iron left.
She quickly whipped up pancake dough and placed a large iron skillet over the fire with some lard in it.
The only difference was the electricity powering lights in the heavy iron and wood chandeliers overhead and the intercom system installed into the walls beside each entrance.
The iron wall was open in front of Sirian's cell.
GALVANIZED IRON, sheet iron having its surface covered with a thin coating of zinc. In spite of the name, galvanic action has often no part in the production of galvanized iron, which is prepared by dipping the iron, properly cleaned and pickled in acid, in a bath of molten zinc. The hotter the zinc the thinner the coating, but as a high temperature of the bath is attended with certain objections, it is a common practice to use a moderate temperature and clear off the excess of zinc by passing the plates between rollers.
An iron plow comes three thousand years later in 500 BC, along with intensive row cultivation.
The various shades of the sand are singularly rich and agreeable, embracing the different iron colors, brown, gray, yellowish, and reddish.
His shriveled old hands were folded and on the finger of one of them Pierre noticed a large cast iron ring with a seal representing a death's head.
That was something she had trouble imagining, but the wrought iron design was open and graceful.
The windows were open with no glass, and heavy iron chandeliers hung from thick wooden rafters and were burning real candles.
Why leave it up there if you've got a better choice, like a tree or iron ring to rig your station?
He pumped his arms hard, ignoring the cries of three men as they fell into pits or were snapped up by traps with iron teeth.
The grating iron door made him jump.
A large, iron chandelier hung from the rafters of an A-frame roof high above.
In Norwood and Rogers's process a thin coating of tin is applied to the iron before it is dipped in the zinc, by putting the plates between layers of granulated tin in a wooden tank containing a dilute solution of stannous chloride, when tin is deposited on them by galvanic action.
A large number of cotton mills furnish the chief source of industry; printing, dyeing and bleaching of cotton and calico, spinning and weaving machine making, iron and steel works, and collieries in the neighbourhood, are also important.
13, 19, Javan trades with Tyre in slaves, bronze-work, iron and drugs.
Other leading industries are hosiery, tanning (with the largest yards in Scotland), dyeing, iron and brass founding, engineering and boot-making.
Dorothy nearly went with them, but she was holding fast to the iron rail of the seat, and that saved her.
It often left them partially paralyzed, in wheelchairs or iron lungs (a term that's now all but forgotten and will likely send younger readers to Wikipedia).
Pig iron is manufactured cheaply because of the low price of fuel; in 1907 the value of pig iron manufactured in the state was $6,454,000.
The iron mills are almost all in the vicinity of Wheeling.
The iron wire used for wire-netting, telegraphic purposes, &c., is commonly galvanized, as also are bolts, nuts, chains and other fittings on ships.
There are extensive collieries, and the other industries include cotton manufactures, calico-printing, hat-making, iron-founding, engineering and the manufacture of firebricks and tiles.
After the dress dried, she ironed it with an old block iron she found in the closet.
The iron gate closed and then buckled as the furious demon beat against it.
Another guard took each of his arms and cuffed him in rusty iron fetters.
Beyond the iron wall sliding away was a small portcullis, which stood between him and a small stone chamber with ensconced torches.
She turned the fire off and poured a little water into the cast-iron skillet to keep it from sticking.
Let's go in and iron out the details.
All the old methods that had been unfailingly crowned with success: the concentration of batteries on one point, an attack by reserves to break the enemy's line, and a cavalry attack by "the men of iron," all these methods had already been employed, yet not only was there no victory, but from all sides came the same news of generals killed and wounded, of reinforcements needed, of the impossibility of driving back the Russians, and of disorganization among his own troops.