The Battalion had parties of specialist machine-gunners and grenade throwers on stand-by, as well as those ready to repair barbed wire.
By 1914, barbed wire was a standard item in the military defense schemes of all the major belligerents of the Great War.
I had to sneak around all the barbed wire fencing.
multitudinous tiny men swarmed over new trenches and barbed-wire tangles.
sneak around all the barbed wire fencing.
strands of barbed wire strung along the top.
The latter also had two strands of barbed wire strung along the top.
Vines and leaves can twine into concentric circles, and barbed wire also makes a striking pattern.
Other styles you can get creative with include barbed wire designs, jewels and beads.
Implement your zodiac symbol into a classic and bold barbed wire design.
They are sometimes rendered in the Gothic cross style and may feature stylized depictions of barbed wire and daggers.
Add roses to vines or barbed wire for a tough vibe.
Incorporating imagery like barbed wire or daggers with your Gothic cross tattoo invokes a message of mystery, anger and pain.
Of course, the actual site is off-limits, surrounded by barbed wire and armed guards.
Across the river is Rock Falls (pop. in 1900, 2176), practically a suburb of Sterling, with foundries and machine-shops and manufactories of agricultural implements, barbed wire and bolts and rivets.
from the lighthouse there was a "fortified zone" of barbed wire and machine-guns.
Even the lizards had gone on holiday to escape the furnace heat, leaving only barbed wire bushes and a tap 500 yds away.
For the same reason, the Gripple can be used to tension a length of plain wire, but not barbed wire or netting.
You'll have the barbed wire up for Mossie now.
It can also be used to make barbed wire.
BARBED WIRE EXTENSION ARMS A hot dipped galvanized bracket to attach barbed wire EXTENSION ARMS A hot dipped galvanized bracket to attach barbed wire for additional security.
She climbs over the inner fence covering the barbed wire with a blanket, but hurts her hands on the second fence.
digging ditches and erecting barbed wire fences to try and keep out the supporters.
During the chase they are likely to be involved in road or rail accidents, or injure themselves in quarry or barbed wire fences.
How did money, the global link between isolated human lives, become at the same time a barbed-wire fence between them?
Advice from experienced fencers is to avoid the use of barbed wire wherever possible.
There are far too many footpaths deliberately blocked with barbed wire or made impassable by water troughs.
Latimer was severely lacerated by some of the barbed wire in the well.
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