It would take a sledge hammer or more to break down this portal.
Temptation had been pounding on the door with a sledge hammer lately.
In March 1770 a merchant named Liakhov saw a large herd of reindeer coming from the north to the Siberian coast, which induced him to start in a sledge in the direction whence they came.
In March 1900 a sledge party of thirteen, under Captain Cagni, started northwards.
They were simply ninety-five sledge-hammer blows directed against the most flagrant ecclesiastical abuse of the age.
The snow in places was as granular and hard to pull through as sand, and only one sledge could be moved at a time, so that on some days many hours' work only made 2 m.
There were landed at Cape Evans 17 Siberian ponies, .33 Siberian sledge dogs and three motor sledges on the design of which Scott had taken immense pains.
Five sledge parties started simultaneously in Nov.
The drift lasted for 264 days and no land was sighted, although a sledge journey was made westward to long.
The attempt to sledge over the ice westward towards the E.
The grey wolf is common; it is the basal stock of the Alaskan sledge-dog.
Snow falls for several months on the lower Syr-darya, and, were it not blown away by the winds, sledge-communication would be possible.
There is a vehement, sledge-hammer vigour about everything that he does.
I think that the man is at a dead set who has got through a knot-hole or gateway where his sledge load of furniture cannot follow him.