A naval school and a modern factory and arsenal were established.
The arsenal was founded about the year 1104 by the doge Ordelap Falier.
It is the see of a bishopric and headquarters of an important military district, having an arsenal and military barracks.
It possesses an arsenal and a mint.
It is the headquarters of a military command, and the residence of a Roman Catholic bishop; its principal buildings are the cathedral, military college, arsenal and observatory.
It has a town hall with handsome rooms, a library, a gymnasium, a lyceum, elementary schools, an arsenal, and eleven churches, the finest of which is St Martin's, of the 15th century, with many excellent paintings and a tower 300 ft.
(On the largest of these lions is cut a runic inscription recording an attack on the Piraeus in the 11th century by Norse warriors of the Varangian guard, under Harold Hardrada, afterwards - s047 - king of Norway.) The arsenal suffered frequently and severely from fires, the worst being those of 1509 and 1569; yet such was the wealth of Venice that in the following year she put upon the seas the fleet that crushed the Turks at Lepanto in 1571.
The principal war arsenal is in Rio de Janeiro.
Among the other principal buildings are the palace of the grand duke of Hesse, built in1731-1739as a lodge of the Teutonic order, the theatre, the arsenal, and the government buildings.
Pericles; a portion of the city wall was razed, the meats of groves of the Academy and Lyceum were cut down, the Roman and the Peiraeus, with its magnificent arsenal and other period.
The Roman Watling Street crossed Shooter's Hill, and a Roman cemetery is supposed to have occupied the site of the Royal Arsenal, numerous Roman urns and fragments of Roman pottery having been dug up in the neighbourhood.
The arsenal, which was famous in Dante's day, received its first enlargement in 1304, when, on the design of Andrea Pisano, new building sheds and the rope walk or Tana were erected.
The industrial and commercial progress of Cartagena was much hindered, during the first half of the 19th century, by the prevalence of epidemic diseases, the abandonment of the arsenal, and rivalry with the neighbouring port of Alicante.
At Frankfort, also, are the state arsenal, the state penitentiary and the state home for feeble-minded children, and just outside the city limits is the state coloured normal school.
The main door of the arsenal is the first example in Venice of the purely classical style.
Temesvar is the seat of a Roman Catholic and a Greek Orthodox bishop. Amongst its principal buildings are the Roman Catholic cathedral, built (1735-57) by Maria Theresa; the Greek Orthodox cathedral; a castle built by Hunyady Janos in 1442, now used as an arsenal; the town and county hall, the museum and large barracks.
They were easily repulsed in an attack upon the Providence town arsenal, and Dorr, after a brief period of exile in Connecticut, was convicted of high treason on the 26th of April 1844, and was sentenced to imprisonment for life.
Thanks to the blind complaisance of its democrats and the timid subserviency of its once haughty oligarchs, he became master of its fleet and arsenal (16th of May 1797).
Perhaps the most famous institution of Venice is the arsenal, whose history and activity has continued unbroken from the earliest days of the republic down to the present time.
After the fall of the republic the arsenal continued to occupy the attention of the various governments.
The entire circuit of the arsenal, about two miles in extent, is protected by a lofty wall with turrets.
Work was begun on the arsenal in 1883 and continued as the finances of the state permitted; it is capable of turning out new warships and of executing repairs of all kinds for the Mediterranean squadron.
Cartagena is fortified, and possesses an arsenal and naval dockyards.
By sheer force of will he compelled the Chamber early in 1873 to adopt some minor financial reforms, but on the 29th of April found himself in a minority on the question of a credit for a proposed state arsenal at Taranto.
It also possesses a Latin school, an arsenal, and a modern prison built on the isolated-cell principle.
Other prominent buildings are the Supreme Court building, the county court house (the old state capitol, finished in 18J3), the city-hall, the state arsenal, the high school and the public library.
The Khalifa's house (a two-storeyed building), the mosque, the Beit el Amana (arsenal) and other houses famed in the history of the town also face the central square.
It possesses a port and an arsenal, and contains a fine town hall, with portraits of the ancient margraves of Bergen-op-Zoom, a Latin school, and an academy of design and architecture.
There is also a dockyard and torpedo arsenal at La Plata, an artillery depot at Zarate, above Buenos Aires, and naval depots on the island of Martin Garcia and at Tigre, on the Lujan river.
Among the other noteworthy buildings of the Peiraeus were the arsenal (vKEUoOKrl) of Philo and the temples of Zeus Soter, the patron god of the sailors, of the Cnidian Artemis, built by Cimon, and of Artemis Munychia, situated near the fort on the Munychia height; traces of a temple of Asclepius, of two theatres and of a hippodrome remain.
These places are noticed separately, as are also Goletta (formerly the port of Tunis), Bizerta (a naval port and arsenal), Kef, Porto Farina, and the ruins at Carthage and Sbeitla (Sufetula).
After joining the "Giovine Italia" he entered the Sardinian navy, and, with a number of companions on board the frigate "Euridice," plotted to seize the vessel and occupy the arsenal of Genoa at the moment when Mazzini's Savoy expedition should enter Piedmont.
There are also directors of stores, of naval construction, of the medical service, and of the submarine defences (which are concerned with torpedoes, mines and torpedo-boats), as well as of naval ordnance and works, The prefect directs the operations of the arsenal, and is responsible for its efficiency and for that of the ships which are there in reserve.
A large working population is employed in the Royal Arsenal, which occupies a large area on the river-bank, and includes the Royal Gun Factory, Royal Carriage Department, Royal Laboratory and Building Works Department.
The lines include the Chatham, the Royal Marine, the Brompton, the Hut, St Mary's and naval barracks; the garrison hospital, Melville hospital for sailors and marines, the arsenal, gymnasium, various military schools, convict prison, and finally the extensive dockyard system for which the town is famous.
in founding a regular navy began to establish dockyards, and the harbour formed by the deep channel of the Medway was utilized by Elizabeth, who built a dockyard and established an arsenal here.
GYTHIUM, the harbour and arsenal of Sparta, from which it was some 30 m.
Strabo, writing probably a few years after Ravenna had been thus selected as a naval arsenal, gives us a description of its appearance which certainly corresponds more closely with modern Venice than with modern Ravenna.
Here are the ruins of a palace of the native khans, built in the 16th century; the mosques of the Persian shahs, built in 1078 and now converted into an arsenal; nearer the sea the "maidens' tower," transformed into a lighthouse; and not far from it remains of ancient walls projecting above the sea, and showing traces of Arabic architecture of the 9th and 10th centuries.
It is a military town, with provision stores, an arsenal and an arms workshop. Its walls are armed with steel guns.
Other structures and institutions are the new buildings of the art association; the academy of the plastic arts (1874-1885), in the Renaissance style; and the royal arsenal (Zeughaus) with the military museum.
Among the other prominent buildings are the theatre, the arsenal, the synagogue, the "Kaufhaus," the town-hall (Rathaus, 1771) and the observatory.
The naval arsenal is situated on the " north basin " of the Buenos Aires port, and the military port at Bahia Blanca is provided with a dry dock of the largest size, and extensive repair shops.
In the opening years of the 19th century a royal dockyard was established here, but in 1814 dockyard and arsenal were removed to Paterchurch near Pembroke.
It is a fortified place and has a good harbour, arsenal, magazine and barracks.
Hellevoetsluis is an important naval station, and possesses a naval arsenal, dry and wet docks, wharves and a naval college for engineers.
The principal naval arsenal is located at Rio de Janeiro.
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The second broadsheet stated that our headquarters were at Vyazma, that Count Wittgenstein had defeated the French, but that as many of the inhabitants of Moscow wished to be armed, weapons were ready for them at the arsenal: sabers, pistols, and muskets which could be had at a low price.
When hostilities became inevitable, acting in conjunction with Captain (later General) Nathaniel Lyon, he suddenly transferred the arms in the Federal arsenal at St Louis to Alton, Illinois, and a few days later (May ro, 1861) surrounded and captured a force of state guards which had been stationed at Camp Jackson in the suburbs of St Louis with the intention of seizing the arsenal.
In 1861 the strategic importance of Taranto was recognized by the Italian government, and in 1864 a Naval Commission designated it as third maritime arsenal after Spezia and Venice.
3, &c.), as the arsenal of orthodoxy against the same foe (with i Tim.
The arsenal of Kherson, begun in 1778, the harbour of Sevastopol and the new fleet of fifteen liners and twenty-five smaller vessels, were monuments of his genius.
At the outbreak of the Civil War, the state authorities seized the United States Arsenal at Fayetteville, which contained 37,000 muskets and a complete equipment for a battery of light artillery.
The arsenal of Vienna was ransacked for guns, stores and appliances, and preparations in the island pushed on as fast as possible.
The arsenal, a modern building.
(1617); a lunatic asylum; the Van Renswoude orphanage, the theatre, a school of design, the powder magazine and the state arsenal, originally a warehouse of the East India Company, and now used as a manufactory of artillery stores.
The principal streets of the city meet in the place du Gouvernement: the rue Bab Azoun (Gate of Grief) which runs parallel to the boulevard de la Republique; the rue Bab-el-Oued (River Gate) which goes north to the site of the old arsenal demolished in 'goo; the rue de la Marine which leads to the ancient harbour, and in which are the two principal mosques.
Rumford was engaged in superintending the boring of cannon in the military arsenal at Munich, and was struck by the amount of heat produced by the action of the boring bar upon the brass castings.
part of Great Andaman, where a naval arsenal was to be established.
The principal other buildings are the court house, government buildings (formerly a Jesuit monastery), episcopal palace, grammar school (once attended by Erasmus), a prison, hospitals, arsenal and barracks.
Sherman and his army took possession of the town, destroyed the arsenal, and did considerable damage to property.
The arsenal extends for a mile and a half along the southern coast of the Mare Piccolo, which constitutes its chief basin.
The arsenal at Pretoria was to be seized; the Uitlanders in Johannesburg were to rise and hold the town.
Serpukhov is already occupied by an enemy detachment and Tula with its famous arsenal so indispensable to the army, is in danger.
It is dominated, on the seaward side, by four hills, and approached by a narrow entrance, with forts on either hand; a breakwater affords shelter on the east, and on the west is the Arsenal Basin, often regarded as the original harbour of the Carthaginians and Romans.
In addition, there is a corps of coast artillery numbering 450 men, from which garrisons are drawn for the military port, Zarate arsenal and naval prison.
The mountains overlooked an expansive plain lined with encampments, an airfield, small ships, and other war arsenal.
not until 1805, however, that the collection of establishments at Woolwich became the Royal Arsenal.
His grandfather had obtained from Venice an " artist " who undertook " to build churches and palaces, to cast big bells and cannons, to fire off the said cannons and to make every sort of castings very cunningly "; and with the aid of that clever Venetian he had become the proud possessor of a " cannon-house," subsequently dignified with the name of " arsenal."
Taking advantage of this opportunity, the Janissaries rose by night and besieged the house of the grand vizier, who eventually blew himself up in the arsenal.
The lake, which merchant vessels are not allowed to enter, contains the naval port and arsenal.
There are smaller arsenals at Para, Pernambuco, Sao Salvador and Ladario (Matto Grosso) and a shipbuilding yard of considerable importance at the Rio de Janeiro arsenal.
Next come the imperial treasury at the Hofburg, already mentioned; the famous collection of drawings and engravings known as the Albertina in the palace of the archduke Frederick, which contains over 200,000 engravings and 16,000 drawings; the picture gallery of the academy of art; the collection of the Austrian museum of art and industry; the historical museum of the city of Vienna; and the military museum at the arsenal.
building, a Masonic Temple, an Odd-Fellows' Temple and a State Armoury and Arsenal.
In the lower fortress is the town, with a military hospital, and an arsenal containing trophies captured from the Turks.
In November 1870, during the Franco-German War, the Russian government decided again to make Sevastopol a naval arsenal.
Many fine buildings are to be seen - the various public offices, the arsenal, the mint, the palaces of various princes and, in addition to these, schools, hospitals, markets and Christian churches of many denominations, chiefly Roman Catholic. There are four railway stations in Bangkok,the termini of the lines which connect the provinces with the capital.
Connected with the harbour are dry docks, the yards where the largest ships in the French navy are constructed, magazines, rope walks, and the various workshops requisite for a naval arsenal of the first class.
In all British coal-mines, when gas in dangerous quantities has appeared within three months, and in all places that are dry and dusty, blasting is prohibited, except with Safety ex= c, „ permitted explosives, whose composition and pro perties have been examined at the testing station at the Royal Arsenal, Woolwich.
To protect the court and the national arsenal at Springfield, for which the Federal government was powerless to provide a guard, MajorGeneral William Shepard (1737-1817) ordered out the militia, called for volunteers, and supplied them with arms from the arsenal, and the court sat for three days.
While Lincoln was at Worcester Shays planned to capture the arsenal at Springfield, but on the 25th of January Shepard's men fired upon Shays's followers, killing four and putting the rest to flight.
In addition to other iron and engineering works, Douai has a large cannon foundry and an arsenal; coal-mining and the manufacture of glass and bottles and chemicals are carried on on a large scale in the environs; among the other industries are flax-spinning, rope-making, brewing and the manufacture of farm implements, oil, sugar, soap and leather.
The principal secular buildings are the castle, the mint and the arsenal.
It now provides military headquarters, containing a garrison and an arsenal.
Italian arzanale, Spanish arsenal, &c.; Italian also has arzana and darsena, and Spanish a longer form atarazanal.
A first-class arsenal, which can renew the materiel and equipment of a large army, embraces a gun factory, carriage factory, laboratory and small-arms ammunition factory, small-arms factory, harness, saddlery and tent factories, and a powder factory; in addition it must possess great store-houses.
In a second-class arsenal the factories would be replaced by workshops.
The situation of an arsenal should be governed by strategical considerations.
The importance of a large arsenal is such that its defences would be on the scale of those of a large fortress.
The usual subdivision of branches in a great arsenal is into A, Storekeeping; B, Construction; C, Administration.
Under B - Gun factory, carriage factory, laboratory, small-arms factory, harness and tent factory, powder factory, &c. In a secondclass arsenal there would be workshops instead of these factories.
C - Under the head of administration would be classed the chief director of the arsenal, officials military and civil, non-commissioned officers and military artificers, civilian foremen, workmen and labourers, with the clerks and writers necessary for the office work of the establishments.
In England the Royal Arsenal, Woolwich, manufactures and stores the requirements of the army and navy (see Woolwich).
He had made a copy of St Paul's epistles and committed them to memory, and from this arsenal of Scripture he attacked the unrighteousness of the state no less than the superstition of the Church.
The mint, the arsenal and several convents (now ruined or converted to other uses) are also noteworthy.
Near the cathedral are the arsenal (now housing the historical museum, in which are preserved many relics of the "Escalade" of 1602, including the famous ladders), and the maison de ville or town hall.
A new state library and supreme court building and a new state armoury and arsenal, both of granite, have been (1910) erected upon lands recently added to the Capitol Grounds, thus forming a group of state buildings with the Capitol as the centre.
The ark, or citadel, in the southwest extremity of the city, now used as an arsenal, is a noble building of burnt brick with mighty walls and a tower 120 ft.
Virginia, and with it the Federal navy yard at Norfolk and the arsenal at Harper's Ferry, was controlled by the rebels.
Remains of it are preserved at Venice in the Museo Civico Correr and in the Arsenal; in the latter there is also a fine model of it.
On the adjoining platform to the south, now Nebi-Yunus, Sennacherib erected an arsenal for military supplies.
In its neighbourhood is the Zeughaus or arsenal, built in 1644, which contains a very rich collection of weapons of the 15th-17th centuries, and which is maintained exactly in the same condition as it was 250 years ago.
Among other public buildings are the naval hospital, the British seaman's hospital (established in 1867), the civic hospital, admiralty (founded 1785), arsenal, dockyards and foundries, school of marine engineering, the cathedral of St Andrew, and the English church.
north of the native town, is the headquarters of the northern division of the Bombay command, with an arsenal.
At Quebec is a Dominion arsenal, rifle and ammunition factories.
N.W., an attractive residential suburb and winter resort, in which there are a country club and a large United States arsenal, established in 1831.
Already the first regiment of Georgia Volunteers, under Colonel Alexander Lawton (1818-1896) had seized Fort Pulaski at the mouth of the Savannah river and now Governor Brown proceeded to Augusta and seized the Federal arsenal there.
There is a military arsenal with laboratories, a military academy for artillery and engineer officers, a war school, and a military hospital.
The Virginia Military Institute was established in March 1839, when its cadet corps supplanted the company of soldiers maintained by the state to garrison the Western Arsenal at Lexington.
and a minimum, between the arsenal of war (Ponta do Calabouro) and the opposite Ponta da Gravata, of about 3 500 yds.
The ministry of war has its offices in the immense military quartet (barracks) on the north side of the Praga da Republica, and the ministry of marine in the naval arsenal at the foot of Sao Bento Hill.
Another improvement is the extension of the sea-wall southward from the ferry-slips (Praga 15 de Novembro) to the Ponta do Calabougo (war arsenal), providing protected basins for the arsenal and enclosing small reclaimed areas.
On the 23rd of March 1873 the province was increased by the addition of the Jade territory (purchased by Prussia from Oldenburg), lying south-west of the Elbe and containing the great naval station and arsenal of Wilhelmshaven.
The Albertinum, formerly the arsenal, built in 1 5591563, was rebuilt 1884-1889, and fitted up as a museum of oriental and classical antiquities, and as the depository of the state archives.
west of Tiaret, Abd el Kader had his principal arsenal.
Other noteworthy buildings are the provincial museum of antiquities, containing interesting Germanic antiquities, as well as medieval and modern collections of porcelain, pictures, &c.; the courts of justice (transformed in the middle of the 18th century); the old Ommelanderhuis, formerly devoted to the administration of the surrounding district, built in 1509 and restored in 1899; the weigh-house (1874); the civil and military prison; the arsenal; the military hospital; and the concert hall.
The exchange (Borsen), on the quay to the east, is an ornate gabled building erected in 1619-1640, surmounted by a remarkable spire, formed of four dragons, with their heads directed to the four points of the compass, and their bodies entwining each other till their tai, come to a point at the top. To the south is the arsenal (Tbjhus) with a collection of ancient armour.
A great portion of it has been destroyed, and its hall is converted into an arsenal.
The arsenal consists of three departments, the principal of which is 3937 ft.
The arsenal was constructed by General Chiodo (d.
The only building of importance is the ark, or citadel, a walled building in the centre of the town containing an arsenal and barracks for a small garrison.
The arsenal was built by Alexander VII.
Among the more prominent secular buildings are the Giirzenich, a former meeting-place of the diets of the Holy Roman Empire, built between 1441 and 1447, of which the ground floor was in 1875 converted into a stock exchange, and the upper hall, capable of accommodating 3000 persons, is largely utilized for public festivities, particularly during the time of the Carnival; the Rathaus, dating from the 13th century, with beautiful Gobelin tapestries; the Tempelhaus, the ancestral seat of the patrician family of the Overstolzens, a beautiful building dating from the 13th century, and now the chamber of commerce; the Wallraf-Richartz Museum, in which is a collection of paintings by old Italian and Dutch masters, together with some works by modern artists; the Zeughaus, or arsenal, built on Roman foundations; the Supreme Court for the Rhine provinces; the post-office (1893); the Imperial Bank (Reichsbank); and the municipal library and archives.
A United States arsenal and armoury were established at Harper's Ferry in 1796, the site being chosen because of the good water-power; these were seized on the 16th of October 1859 by John Brown, the abolitionist, and some 21 of his followers.
On the 18th of April 1861, the day after Virginia passed her ordinance of secession, when a considerable force of Virginia militia under General Kenton Harper approached the town - an attack having been planned in Richmond two days before - the Federal garrison of 45 men under Lieutenant Roger Jones set fire to the arsenal and fled.
Vauban restored these works in the latter half of the 17th century, and built the arsenal now used as a market.
There is also a naval dock and arsenal with a torpedo-boat basin 755 ft.
It is still maintained as an arsenal, and mounted with heavy guns.
The headquarters of the fleet are at Pola, which is the principal naval arsenal and harbour of Austria; while another great naval station is Trieste.
Here also are the state normal and model schools (1855), the state library, housed in the capitol, the state school for deaf mutes, the state home for girls, one of the two state hospitals for the insane (opened in 1848), the state arsenal - the building being the old state prison - the state prison (1836), St Francis hospital (1874), Mercer hospital (1892), the William McKinley memorial hospital (1887), the city hospital, two children's day nurseries, the Friends' home, the Union industrial home (for destitute children), the Florence Crittenton home (1895), the indigent widows' and single women's home (1854), the Har Sinai charity society, the home for friendless children, and the society of St Vincent de Paul.
The commercial section of the city occupies a long, narrow beach between the water-line and bluffs, and contains the arsenal, exchange, custom-house, post-office, railway station, market and principal business houses.
At Bulak are the arsenal, foundry and railway works, a paper manufactory and the government printing press, founded by Mehemet Ali.
Before the outbreak of the War of Greek Independence in 1821 he had already expended much time and energy in organizing a fleet and in training, under the supervision of French instructors, native officers and artificers; though it was not till 1829 that the opening of a dockyard and arsenal at Alexandria enabled him to build and equip his own vessels.
He also established an arsenal and a factory of arms. But all this provision was to no purpose.
They begin by more or less desultory raids, in the course of which they seize upon some island, which they generally use as an arsenal or point d'appui for attacks on the mainland.
In like fashion was it with the next district, that of the Seine, only that here no important island served the pirates for their first arsenal and winter quarters.
The attempt was unsuccessful, but in August of the same year Lavoisier had to leave his house and laboratory at the Arsenal, and in November the Academy was forbidden until further orders to fill up the vacancies in its numbers.
Sir Hugh Gough and other commanders-inchief had petitioned for the removal of India's chief arsenal from Delhi to Umballa; and Lord Dalhousie himself had protested against the reduction of the British element in the army.
It is curious to observe how repeatedly this arsenal was drawn upon in the discussions in America about the "Imperialistic" developments of Igloo.
Its public buildings include the president's official residence, arsenal, lyceum, hospital and some old churches.
Among the public buildings are a university (in which instruction is given in western learning) and an arsenal.
The most notable public buildings are the cathedral (built in 1808), the arsenal and the town-hall.
The buildings of which ruins exist were mostly built by Caesar or by Augustus, and show that it was an important naval station and arsenal.
Pop. (1891), 159,278; (1901), 188,133 This great naval station and arsenal is an aggregate of four towns, Portsmouth, Portsea, Landport and Southsea, and occupies the south-western part of Portsea Island, which lies between Portsmouth Harbour and Langstone Harbour, two inlets of the English Channel.
in 1792, and has in its park an historical museum and an arsenal.
high, with eleven towers; it contains the lawcourts, the governor's residence, the arsenal, barracks, the military gymnasium of Count Arakcheev (transferred from old Novgorod), a small museum and two cathedrals, Preobrazhenski and Arkhangelski.
The town also possesses an important military arsenal and military hospital.
They are now contained in the arsenal at Agra.
The town has an arsenal, a technical and arts school, and various industries - iron and brass works, foundries, silk-throwing, printing works and flourmills.
For its use, Colbert reconstructed the works and arsenal of Toulon, founded the port and arsenal of Rochefort, and the naval schools of Rochefort, Dieppe and Saint-Malo, and fortified, with some assistance from Vauban (who, however, belonged to the party of his rival Louvois), among other ports those of Calais, Dunkirk, Brest and Havre.
Porto Farina was the naval arsenal of the piratical beys of Tunis and was bombarded by the English under Admiral Blake in 16J5.
There are an arsenal and extensive quays.
The navy, of even more importance to Sweden if she were to maintain the dominion of the Baltic, was entirely remodelled; and, the recent war having demonstrated the unsuitability of Stockholm as a naval station, the construction of a new arsenal on a gigantic scale was simultaneously begun at Karlskrona.
In December 1800 Denmark Sweden and Russia acceded to a second Armed Neutrality of the North, directed against Great Britain; and the arsenal of Karlskrona, in all probability, was only saved from the fate of Copenhagen by the assassination of the emperor Paul, which was followed by another change of system in the north.
There is a military port at Talcahuano, in Concepcion Bay, strongly fortified, and provided with arsenal and repair shops, a large dry dock and a patent slip. The naval school, which occupies one of the noteworthy edifices of Valparaiso, is attended by 90 cadets and is noted for the thoroughness of its instruction.
The town contains a summer palace of the bey, the old seraglio, arsenal and customhouse, and many villas, gardens and pleasure resorts, Goletta being a favourite place for sea-bathing.
Khair-ed-Din Barbarossa having made himself master of Tunis and its port, Goletta was attacked in 1 535 by the emperor Charles V., who seized the pirate's fleet, which was sheltered in the small canal, his arsenal, and 300 brass cannon.
This manifesto, issued on the 26th of December, called a public meeting for the night of Monday the 6th of January 1896, " not with the intention of holding the meeting, but as a blind to cover the simultaneous rising in Johannesburg and seizing of the arsenal in Pretoria on the night of Saturday the 4th of January " (Fitzpatrick, The Transvaal from Within, ch.
At ten o'clock on the 19th Gustavus mounted his horse and rode straight to the arsenal.
There is a military school with 60 cadets, and an arsenal at La Paz.
Since being made a great naval arsenal, Kiel has rapidly developed in prosperity and population.
He supported the Sicilians against the king of Naples, and even allowed arms to be sent them from the arsenal at Woolwich; and, although he had endeavoured to restrain the king of Sardinia from his rash attack on the superior forces of Austria, he obtained for him a reduction of the penalty of defeat.
On the west of the West dock is the timber dock, and east of the East dock is another series of islands joined together so as to form basins and quays, one of which is the State Marine dock (1790-1795) with the arsenal and admiralty offices.
The eastern crescent includes by far the largest as well as the oldest portion of Naples - the ports, the arsenal, the principal churches, &c. The best-known thoroughfare is the historic Toledo (as it is still popularly called, though the official name is Via Roma) which runs almost due north from the Piazza (Largo) del Plebiscito in front of the Palazzo Reale, till, as Strada Nuova Di Capodimonte, crossing the Ponte della Sanita (constructed by Murat across the valley between Santa Teresa and Capodimonte), it reaches the gates of the Capodimonte palace.
The state possesses a floating dock and a marine arsenal at Galatz.
Governor Jackson thereupon sought to attain his ends by intrigue, and the national arsenal at St Louis became the objective of both parties.
It was won by the unconditionalunion men, but a smaller arsenal at Liberty was seized by the Secessionists.
Kraguyevats itself is the main arsenal of Servia, and possesses.
Bangalore is the headquarters of a military district, its elevation rendering it healthy for British troops, with accommodation for a strong force of all arms and an arsenal in the old fort.
In it are several of the chief public buildings, notably the technical high school, the arsenal and the post office.
It was resolved to invade the Crimea and attack the great arsenal, Sevastopol, whence the Russian fleet had sailed to Sinope, and in September 1854 the allied armies landed in the Crimea.
Among the principal buildings are the ancient castle, formerly the residence of the counts of Hanau; the church of St John, dating from the 17th century, with a handsome tower; the old church of St Mary, containing the burial vault of the counts of Hanau; the church in the new town, built by the Walloons in the beginning of the 17th century in the form of two intersecting circles; the Roman Catholic church, the synagogue, the theatre, the barracks, the arsenal and the hospital.
In 1419, after his return to Portugal, he was created governor of the "kingdom" of Algarve, the southernmost province of Portugal; and his connexion now appears to have begun with what afterwards became known as the "Infante's Town" (Villa do Iffante) at Sagres, close to Cape St Vincent; where, before 1438, a Tercena Nabal or naval arsenal grew up; where, from 1438, after the Tangier expedition, the prince certainly resided for a great part of his later life; and where he died in 1460.
In the city are a government arsenal and armoury.
The arsenal was established by the Continental Congress during the War of Independence and began to be used as a repository for arms and ammunition about 1777.
In 1905 the capital invested in manufacturing establishments was $24,081,099, and in the value of its factory products ($25,860,250, not including those of the U.S. Arsenal; 42.4% more than in 1900) Springfield ranked ninth among the cities of Massachusetts.
Other important products were foundry and machine-shop products ($ 1, 749, 0 54); paper goods ($1,481,427, not including envelopes, which had an additional value of almost $700,000); cars, automobiles, firearms (besides the Federal arsenal there is the Smith & Wesson revolver factory); and printing and publishing ($1,165,544).
During Shays's rebellion there was a riot here in September 1786, and on the 25th of January 1787 the insurgent forces under Daniel Shays attacked the arsenal, but were dispersed by the militia under Brigadier-General William Shepard (1737-1817).
This Dalmatian port was not only the Croatian arsenal, but the seat of the kings, who here sought to enhance their dignity by borrowing the grandiose titles and elaborate procedure of the Byzantine court.
The Austrians soon lost all control of the city, the arsenal was seized by the revolutionists, and under the direction of Manin a civic guard and a provisional government were instituted.
The principal ports are Trieste, Capodistria, Pirano, Parenzo, Rovigno and Pola, the great naval harbour and arsenal of Austria.
Italy not only gave him a taste for art and letters, but furnished him with an arsenal of despotic maxims. Yet his true masters were the jurists of the southern universities, passionately addicted to centralization and autocracy, men like Duprat and Poyet, who revived the persistent tradition of Philip the Fairs legists.
In the Angevin Vendee the incapable leaders let themselves be beaten at Aubiers, Beauprau and Thouars, at a time when Cathelineau was taking possession of Saumur and threatening Nantes, the capture of which would have permitted the insurgents in La Vende to join those of Brittany and receive provisions from England; Meanwhile, the remnants of the Girondin federalists were overcome by the disguised royalists, who had aroused the whole of the Rhne valley from Lyons to Marseilles, had called in the Sardinians, and handed over the fleet and the arsenal at Toulon to the English, whilst Paoli left Corsica at their disposal.
in 15521 554; and its arsenal, added in the reign of Philip II.
The arsenal and dockyard and the printing-press at Khartum were kept busy (the workmen being Egyptians who had escaped massacre).
It is practically united with Karl-Johansvaern, which is defended by strong fortifications, is the headquarters of the Norwegian fleet, and possesses an arsenal and shipbuilding yards.
Known to have produced nitro-cellulose loaded.303 cartridges in: 180 gr Jacketed soft point sporting ammunition y Toyokawa Naval Arsenal, JAPAN.
Gunners game off The eagerly anticipated home meeting of the Charlton women's team with title rivals Arsenal next Thursday has been postponed.
arsenal of weaponry for small-business success in the next century.
arsenal of such weapons.
arsenal of mushroom missiles in the next four weeks?
arsenal of magic tricks.
arsenal of chemical, and possibly nuclear, weapons.
Although more needed to be done in the Russian Federation, which possessed the largest arsenal, it was now moving ahead.
They will now press ahead with their ambitions to acquire a nuclear arsenal.
Whatever residual risk may be posed by Russia's poorly managed nuclear arsenal can be handled by the United States.
Clive eats pub curry SIR CLIVE has added fisticuffs to his already formidable verbal arsenal of offensive weapons against business rivals.
Soldiers fight against each other on 2D battle arenas using a deadly military arsenal.
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The dissident terrorists, who broke away from the IRA after it declared its ceasefire, are believed to have a sizeable arsenal.
Their new atomic arsenal gave them the means to secure this.
arsenal defender Pascal finally makes a tackle in English football.
arsenal boss Arsene Wenger expects a physical battle against Wigan in the Carling Cup semi-final.
Arsenal fans even chant " Where's your arsenal fans even chant " Where's your Arsenal reject " at Michael Thomas who won the league for them.
He has also said the CIA never misled the White House on Hussein's weapons arsenal.
The United States has agreed to assist Russia in the elimination of its chemical weapons arsenal.
buoyed by the home victory against Arsenal seven days earlier, Allardyce opted not to make any chances to his starting line-up.
composure in the face of Arsenal's now typical arrogance.
Continue reading " Arsenal humble the Old Lady " Liverpool win an incident packed Merseyside Derby Saturday, March 25.
Goal of the Week is awarded to Arsenal's Sylvain Wiltord for his stunning solo effort against Birmingham.
That the new Arsenal stadium exists at all is an astonishing feat.
fierce rivals Arsenal, you would have thought that all would be best left alone.
The area is also home to premiership football team Arsenal.
If you're already a vegan gourmand, you'll want Vegan in your culinary arsenal.
Arsenal broke away to notch their fourth six minutes later before Murtagh cut the deficit back to two with a superb far-post header.
hobblefor Arsenal: Lauren on for Cygan, not Eboue, who is still hobbling.
Jermaine Pennant had scored his first goal since joining the hornets on loan from Arsenal to give his side the lead at the interval.
This was not insincere: Paddy Ashdown's diaries reveal Blair's obsession with Saddam's arsenal as long ago as 1997.
Arsenal fans even chant " Where's your Arsenal reject " at Michael Thomas who won the league for them.
We can even bond over mutual loathing of Arsenal.
When they are not playing Arsenal I wish good luck to Leeds.
The former Arsenal captain was clear on goal before Juan took him out with a wild lunge.
Not a lot of people know I wrote the lyrics for the Arsenal club song, ' Good old Arsenal ' .
This being the chief arsenal of the royal navy of Great-Britain.
One may not have a neutron bomb in one's arsenal, but it would strengthen our abilities if we successfully tested one.
outworking of the agreement has secured for Sinn FÃ©in a central role in government backed by the terrorist arsenal of the IRA.
Sevilla and Arsenal agreed a confidentiality pact, so neither club will reveal the fee.
Arsenal presented the library with a signed pennant for the wall and the children had the opportunity to lift the Premier League trophy.
The route in front of the Woolwich Arsenal by the site for the ferry pier ought to be marked for cyclists.
prevaricated Saddam of prevaricating for 12 years and failing to disarm his " horrific arsenal " of chemical and biological weapons.
This season is now or never for the former Arsenal teenage prodigy.
He also had to become proficient in the large variety of weapons in the ninja's arsenal.
And a Spurs fan's resentment of Arsenal means that London should be split up?
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Then again robbed by a dubious penalty at Highbury Pompey played out a 1-1 draw with the mighty Arsenal.
runner-upn pipped to post The Charlton women's team finished as league runners-up after Arsenal beat Fulham to lift the championship on Saturday night.
shay given will also go to arsenal for 6m in the summer.
showpiece game at the end of the season, it makes a difference from Arsenal v Southampton or Manchester United v Milwall.
The match comes just four days after Charlton and Arsenal contest the first silverware of the season in the Premier League Cup final.
single-track connection with the Arsenal had previously taken out of use in 1967, after the military site had been severely degraded.
Hussein's arsenal includes weapons of mass destruction, and possibly nuclear weapons, experts told the subcommittee.
Arsenal: 200 AK-47 rifles, Uzi machineguns, and machine pistols (also home-made submachine guns ); dozens of pistols and revolvers.
Koller opened the scoring after just five minutes with a powerful header, before Arsenal new-boy Tomas Rosicky hit a thunderbolt from 30-yards.
There was a horse drawn tramway at the Royal Arsenal in 1824.
And I feel slightly uneasy about taking an Arsenal through and through player.
New stadia include the Berlin Olympic stadium, Arsenal's Emirates Stadium and the as yet unfinished Wembley.
whingewhinging girl 's blouse and Arsenal manager had agreed a 3 year 12 million euro deal.
Tho City had luck on their side - Arsenal were twice denied by the woodwork - Pearce's team deserved reward for their efforts.
In each arrondissement the vice-admiral, who is naval prefect, is the immediate representative of the minister of marine, and has full direction and command of the arsenal, which is his headquarters.
ARSENAL, an establishment for the construction, repair, receipt, storage and issue of warlike stores; details as to materiel will be found under Ammunition, Ordnance, &c. The word "arsenal" appears in various forms in Romanic languages (from which it has been adopted into Teutonic), i.e.
On the evening of the 18th all the officers whom he thought he could trust received secret instructions to assemble in the great square facing the arsenal on the following morning.
And a Spurs fan 's resentment of Arsenal means that London should be split up?
RIF projects - 14/12/04 We now have set up over RIF projects in 35 football clubs - ranging from Arsenal to Barrow AFC !
Charlton pipped to post The Charlton women 's team finished as league runners-up after Arsenal beat Fulham to lift the championship on Saturday night.
Arsenal scored a scrappy goal from a corner slightly against the run of play.
Shay Given will also go to arsenal for 6m in the summer.
A big showpiece game at the end of the season, it makes a difference from Arsenal v Southampton or Manchester United v Milwall.
The single-track connection with the Arsenal had previously taken out of use in 1967, after the military site had been severely degraded.
Hussein 's arsenal includes weapons of mass destruction, and possibly nuclear weapons, experts told the subcommittee.
Arsenal: 200 AK-47 rifles, Uzi machineguns, and machine pistols (also home-made submachine guns); dozens of pistols and revolvers.
You can rest assured that they still want to ingest your cranial juices after overpowering you with their arsenal of psychotic thrash riffs.
Arsenal wrapped up their season unbeaten in the league.
New stadia include the Berlin Olympic stadium, Arsenal 's Emirates Stadium and the as yet unfinished Wembley.
The Arsenal dates from 1670 and has manufactured many different items of warlike stores for the armed forces.
The whinging girl 's blouse and Arsenal manager had agreed a 3 year 12 million euro deal.
Tho City had luck on their side - Arsenal were twice denied by the woodwork - Pearce 's team deserved reward for their efforts.
Do you pack an arsenal of baby medicines and health care items every time you leave the house?
With the amount of energy that young children, a good arsenal of rainy day toddler activities is an absolute must.
The Gamecube is a powerful little machine with an impressive arsenal.
While you've probably heard of some of the traditional ones, like eggnog and hot apple cider, there are a lot more recipes that you can add to your arsenal.
Solar power should be used as one of many weapons in an arsenal to combat global warming.
Other painful ailments such as headaches and backaches may be also somewhat relieved through the consumption of ginger.Another weapon in the ginger arsenal is the ability to fight menstrual symptoms.
Battle axes were part of a knight's standard arsenal, and their long handles made them useful in confrontations on foot and horseback.
What that means is that even if you can't afford to hire a professional interior designer on a home decorating project you're doing, you still have an arsenal of tools at your fingertips to help you create the perfect look.
These to the trade benefits from home design outlets are important tools in an interior designer's arsenal that allow them to create designs that are truly unique.
Many women avoid this step simply due to pure laziness, but a couple of minute is all it takes if you have this handy tool in your arsenal!
Accomplishing the purple smoky eye technique means having several tools in your makeup arsenal.
Having an arsenal of easy makeup tips at your disposal can help the most cosmetic-challenged women put their best face forward every day.
Artistic Effects: GIMP's artistic special effects arsenal includes a few you won't find in other editing software, including cartoon, cubism, oilfy, Van Gogh, and predator.
Now that you've got an arsenal of recipes at your disposal, what will you make?
Page kits and ready-made layouts are another weapon in the fast and easy scrapbooking arsenal.
One of the most important instant stress relief tactics to have in your arsenal is knowing how to take deep, calming breaths.
Weighty Wallets: Women tend to carry an entire beauty arsenal in their handbags.
A good basic fondant recipe is an important part of any cake decorator's arsenal.
Advanced decorators that have a more thorough arsenal of equipment and knowledge about how to prepare complex cakes might want to tackle 3D models of the Death Star, life-sized lightsaber cakes, stand-up characters, or other challenges.
With a team of makeup artists and an arsenal of beauty products, it's hard to believe that celebrity skin problems exist.
With the hit television show Grey's Anatomy and the 2007 summer box office hit Knocked Up in her arsenal, Katherine Heigl is definitely considered one of the "It Girls" of the moment.
The role catapulted Fisher into the spotlight and allowed her to show off the comic chops she's always had in her arsenal.
Pepsi scholarships are yet another tool in a student's financial aid arsenal.
Dimebag's guitar arsenal included mostly Dean Guitars, which he endorsed for years, outfitted with his signature Seymour Duncan pickup, the SH-13 Dimebucker.
This convertible bra style is a must-have to complete your arsenal of plus size lingerie, which should include various undergarments and accessories to flatter your figure.
Include some garments with side cargo pockets or buttoned cargo pockets in your clothing arsenal.
A plus size little black dress is a versatile part of every plus size woman's wardrobe arsenal.
These include going on "dungeon roaming" missions, attacking a wide range of enemies with an increasingly large arsenal of weapons.
Set in the 21st century, you engage enemies in dangerous locations with high-tech arsenal including laser-guided bombs, heat-seeking missile and much more.
Broken Cube: Not part of your normal cube arsenal, broken cubes appear when a cube is vanished underneathed another cube and that cube falls and breaks.
If you like FPS then you should have this in your FPS arsenal.
I've been playing since 1999 and have gathered my own arsenal of tips and techniques.
To get a new batch of weapons all you need to do is enter a phone number into the player's cell phone and the weapons will appear in your arsenal.
Two main differences are an easy way to select your growing arsenal of weapons and an auto-aiming mechanism.
The signature trait of these games is our hero's ability to take the weapon of a defeated boss and use it as part of his arsenal.
It expanded Samus' power-up arsenal and added chargeable weapons to the mix.
New items in Sam's arsenal inlcude Gas Grenade, Camera Jammer, and Chaff Grenade.
Partly because of the new capability of the internet to transmit quality video, the trailer is a relatively new weapon in a game company's arsenal.
Read on to find out what home brewers should have in their beverage-making arsenal and how to use these items to make your first simple batch of wine.
Build your arsenal of stain-fighting products and keep them easily accessible in your home or on the go.
While the company doesn't have any smartphones in its arsenal, available options include a number of capable basic phones from LG, Samsung, and Motorola, including many with QWERTY pads for easier texting.
A must-have tool for any woman's beauty arsenal, Sedu works its magic every time.
Visit inexpensive accessory stores and stockpile your arsenal and say goodbye to bad hair days for good!
If you want to homeschool successfully, you will need an arsenal of accurate information and support that homeschool resource centers provide.
Learn how to do the basic folds and then use your imagination to make your own arsenal.
Still, for those who want an arsenal of paper guns, any of these will work well.
With so many affordable choices, you can easily have more than one flag swimsuit in your arsenal.
You also don't want to venture too far from the water's edge either, as water is a necessary item in your sandcastle building arsenal.
In addition to a vast arsenal of vibrant color choices, there are also some styles with designs on them.
Swimming is such good exercise that having an arsenal of strokes at your disposal not only lends variety to your workouts, but can also be enjoyable as a personal accomplishment.
With the number of characters Disney has in their arsenal of animated and other films, the list of possible characters available to join the Pook-a-Looz lineup is almost endless.
With this piece in your arsenal, you'll always have a complete outfit on hand.
Hitachi rice cookers make a good addition to your arsenal of kitchen small appliances, especially if you enjoy cooking with niche appliances.
Electronic Battleship Advanced Mission: This electronic version of the classic board game has an updated arsenal of weapons including voice commands, radar, search planes and battle sounds.
With a look reminiscent of one of Coach's new straw totes, the Santa Cruz bag is a piece of arm candy that every woman should have in her arsenal.
Though they're certainly geared to the female customer, they may find their way into a man's arsenal, too.
Not only is this a useful addition to any woman's accessory arsenal, it is also available in a number of different styles.
If you have a good arsenal of indoor activities, your children won't even know it's raining.
I had in my arsenal a tiny handful of recipes that it generally took me a day to prepare, and half of them were for things that involved chocolate and butter.
It should come as no surprise that Tanel 360 boasts several different shoe styles in its arsenal.
Because digital printers gives you the flexibility to make targeted short runs of specialty print projects, they are an invaluable tool for your bottom line arsenal.
Free job posting can be a powerful tool in your hiring arsenal.
Most avid fans have an arsenal of good softball cheers that they can pull out at any given moment and use to fit the team or the situation.
With a little imagination and brainstorming with your fellow cheerleaders, you are certain to build up a full arsenal of sideline cheers that will make your squad unique and help enhance school spirit, fan participation and team morale.
This puts a conscious effort on coaches to continually update their arsenal of stunts, dance moves, etc. Specialized camps aren't just for individuals seeking to make tryouts next spring.
This article takes a look at four proven effective bicep exercises every weight lifter should keep in his or her arsenal.
It's an important part of the game, sure, but you need more tools in your arsenal to get optimal results.
So, without further ado, here are seven solid winners every serious trainer should have in their ab-training arsenal.
With this arsenal of phrases, quotes, and sayings, you'll never be left wondering "how do you say 'I love you' in French?"
With so many different cooking applications, once you've added ganache to your cooking arsenal, you'll be poised to make amazing desserts and sweets your family will love.
Take a meal from ordinary to extraordinary by adding some gourmet dishes, desserts, and cooking tips to your arsenal of cooking techniques.
What shouldn't a girl be without in her lingerie arsenal?
Additionally, since the company's bodysuits are such a hit with women, they have since expanded to include thigh shapers, tummy shaper, and even socks in their arsenal of bodywear products.
Denise may be a single mom, but she has an arsenal of personal assistants and other helpers to make her life a little easier.
Trips into the Ministry of Magic, a wizard hospital, and the Order's headquarters are added to Rowling's arsenal of locations and secrets haunt the halls in every shadow.
Batman can't take out his foe with an arsenal of missiles and machine guns, but the Joker can whip out an extended pistol and bring down the Batwing?
Paralyzing an opponent with a Vulcan nerve pinch is only one physical trick in his arsenal.
With the proper products in your arsenal, you can feel confident in the knowledge that you are doing all you can to keep your skin in great condition.
This is where companies like MM Sports come in, offering jerseys in the official colors, patterns, and insignias of the pro teams, from Arsenal to Zaragoza.
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