They moved like pinwheels around the mound of souls in the center of the lake.
Before the sun was fully on the horizon, he pushed the last armful of dirt into place over the low mound and sat back.
The site of Samaria is an enormous mound of accumulation, one of the largest in Palestine.
The walls can be traced almost all round the town: at the end of the mound opposite the modern village are the dilapidated ruins of a large gate.
Bubastis, capital of the 19th nome of Lower Egypt, is now represented by a great mound of ruins called Tell Basta, near Zagazig, including the site of a large temple (described by Herodotus) strewn with blocks of granite.
Road, which agrees with the generally received identification, Tell el-Ilesi, an important mound excavated for the Palestine Exploration Fund by Petrie and Bliss, 1890-1893.
An embankment-bank, or fill, is the reverse of a cutting, being an artificial mound of earth on which the railway is taken across depressions in the surface of the ground.
Foote established at Mound City a naval depot, which was the basis of his operations on the Mississippi.
Mr Hogarth explored part of an immense brick structure under the mound of Kom ed-Dik, which may have been part of the Paneum, the Mausolea or a Roman fortress.
It is situated on the Mound close to the National Gallery, of which the prince consort laid the foundation stone in 1850.
Upon this street, which divides Princes Street and its gardens into east and west, and which received the title of the Mound, were erected the National Gallery and the Royal Institution.
NERGAL, the name of a solar deity in Babylonia, the main seat of whose cult was at Kutha or Cuthah, represented by the mound of Tell-Ibrahim.
After this they raised a great mound, striving to make it as high as possible.
There is an ancient Indian mound here.
At last those mounted men rode away from the mound and disappeared.