Barrels sentence example
Apples are exported in barrels and also in boxes containing about one bushel each.
For the next ten years, however, there was a decrease, and in 1908 the output had fallen to 10,858,797 barrels, of which 6,748,676 barrels (valued at $6,861,885) was obtained in the Lima district, 4,109,935 barrels (valued at $7,315,667) from the southeast district, and 186 barrels (valued at $950), suitable for lubricating purposes, from the Mecca-Belden district in Trumbull and Lorain counties.
The quantity of Portland cement made in Ohio increased from 57,000 barrels in 1890 to 563,113 barrels in 1902 and to 1,521,764 barrels in 1908.
Ohio, in 1908, produced 3,4 2 7,47 8 barrels of salt valued at $864,710.
This well yielded 25 barrels a day for some time, but at the end of the year the output was at the rate of 15 barrels.Advertisement
The production of crude petroleum in the United States was officially reported to have been 2000 barrels in 1859, 4,215,000 barrels in 1869, 19,914,146 barrels in 1879, 35,163,513 barrels in 1889, 57,084,428 barrels in 1899, and 126,493,936 barrels in 1906.
From Oil Creek, development spread first over the eastern United States and then became general, subsequently embracing Canada (1862), recently discovered fields being those of Illinois, Alberta and California (44,854,737 barrels in 1908).
Taking these figures as a basis, the total yield of oil from an acre of petroliferous territory would be a little over 5000 barrels of 42 U.S. gallons.
In Russia, until 1875, the crude oil was carried in barrels on Persian carts known as " arbas."
In America, crude petroleum was at first transported in iron-hooped barrels, holding from 40 to 42 American gallons, which were carried by teamsters to Oil Creek and the Allegheny River, where they were loaded on boats, these being floated down stream whenever sufficient water was present - a method leading to much loss by collision and grounding.Advertisement
Bulk barges were soon introduced on the larger rivers, but the use of these was partially rendered unnecessary by the introduction of railways, when the oil was at first transported in barrels on freight cars, but later in tank-cars.
Tanks of various types are employed in storing the oil, those at the wells being circular and usually made of wood, with a content of 250 barrels and upwards.
The barrels employed in the transport of petroleum products are made of well-seasoned white-oak staves bound by six or eight iron hoops.
In the earlier refineries the stills, the capacity of which varied from 25 to 80 barrels, usually consisted of a vertical cylinder, constructed of castor wrought-iron, with a boiler-plate bottom and a cast-iron dome, on which the " goose-neck " was bolted.
The charge for such a still is about 600 barrels.Advertisement
The Jennings field, one of the greatest in the United States, produced up to and including 1907 more than 26,000,000 barrels of high-grade oil, twelve-thirteenths of which came from an area of only 50 acres, one well producing a tenth of the entire output.
In 1907 the state produced 5,000,221 barrels of petroleum, valued at $4,063,033.
In the evening the milk is strained through a wire sieve and transferred to barrels.
The exports, which show plainly the prevailing agricultural character of the country, are flour, wheat, cattle, beef, barley, pigs, wine in barrels, horses and maize.
The action is essentially that -of the common suction pump. The construction was subsequently improved by many experimenters, notably by Boyle, Hawksbee, Smeaton and others; and more recently two pump barrels were employed, so obtaining the same degree of exhaustion much more rapidly.Advertisement
It is the centre of a large and productive wheatand cotton-growing region, which has also numerous oil wells (with a total production in 1907 of 2 26,311 barrels).
Both fixed and rotating vats are employed, the chlorination proceeding more rapidly in the latter case; rotating barrels are sometimes used.
In the Thies process, used in many districts in the United States, the vats are rotating barrels made, in the later forms, of iron lined with lead, and provided with a filter formed of a finely perforated leaden grating running from one end of the barrel to the other, and rigidly held in place by wooden frames.
Vancouver lies in a region of extensive forests and of fruitgrowing and farming lands; among its manufactures are lumber products, barrels, condensed milk, flour, beer and canned f_uit.
The chief industry is the cultivation of oysters in four large beds in the Mare Piccolo; besides oysters, Taranto carries on a large trade in cozze, a species of large black mussel, which is packed in barrels with a special sauce.Advertisement
It has various industries, including saw and planing mills, shipbuilding, glassworks and factories for wood-pulp, barrels and potato flour; and an active trade in exporting timber, ice, wood-pulp and granite, chiefly to Great Britain, and in importing from the same country coal and salt.
Other papers which had been left to Fox lay for years in barrels in a stable garret; they were finally cleared out, their owner, Mary Fox, intending to send them to a paper mill.
The rock was found in much greater quantities at Rosendale, in Ulster county, in 1823, and the amount of this cement produced by New York rose to 4,689,167 barrels in 1899; the state is still the chief producer but only 947,929 barrels were made in 1908.
Limestone and clay suitable for making Portland cement are also found in Ulster county and elsewhere, and the production of this increased from 65,000 Barrels in 1890 to 2,290,955 barrels in 1908.
In 1908 the total production of the state, 9,076,743 barrels valued at $2,136,738, was exceeded in quantity and (for the first time) in value by that of Michigan.
The first oil well in the state was drilled at Limestone in Cattaraugus county in 1865, and the state's output of oil was 1,160,128 barrels, valued at $2,071,533 in 1908.
Milwaukee is an important grain slipping port - in 1908 it shipped 28,618,519 bushels of grain and 3,752,033 barrels of flour, and its 25 elevators have a capacity of over 12,500,000 bushels.
The flour mills of Milwaukee have a capacity of about 12,000 barrels a day.
They bought practically all of what is now Essex county from the Indians for "fifty double hands of powder, one hundred bars of lead, twenty axes, twenty coats, ten guns, twenty pistols, ten kettles, ten swords, four blankets, four barrels of beer, ten pairs of breeches, fifty knives, twenty horses, eighteen hundred and fifty fathoms of wampum, six ankers of liquor (or something equivalent), and three troopers' coats."
In 1902 the petroleum produced in the state amounted to 248,950 barrels, valued at $172,837, a gain in quantity of 81.4% over 1901.
The geological conditions of the different fields, and the details of the composition of the oils yielded, are exceedingly varied, and their study has been little more than begun In 1859 when the total output of the country is supposed to have been only 2000 barrels of oil, production was confined to Pennsylvania and New York.
Ia the same period of 50 years the yearly output rose from 2000 to 179,572,479 barrels (134,717,580 in 1905) and to a grand total of 1,986,180,942 barrels, worth $1,784,583,943, or more than half the value of all the gold, and more than the commercial value of all the silver produced in the country since 1792.
The supply of oil in this area was estimated at from 15,000,000,000 to 20,000,000,000 barrels; and the National Conservation Commission of 1908 expressed the opinion that in view of the rapid increase of production and the enormous loss through misuse the supply cannot be expected to last beyond the middle of this century.
In the twelve months of 1907 Canada exported 37,503,057 bushels of wheat of the value of $34,132,759 and 1,858,485 barrels of flour of the value of $7,626,408.
He also made observations on the flight of rockets, and wrote on the advantages of rifled barrels.
By the close of 1861 wells had been drilled from which 2000 to 3000 barrels flowed in a day without pumping, and the state's yearly output continued to increase until 1891, when it amounted to 31,424,206 barrels.
The production of natural-rock cement was 608,000 barrels in 1896 and only 252,479 barrels (valued at $87,192) in 1908.
Grand Rapids manufactures carpet sweepers - a large proportion of the whole world's product, - flour and grist mill products, foundry and machine-shop products, planing-mill products, school seats, wood-working tools, fly paper, calcined plaster, barrels, kegs, carriages, wagons, agricultural implements and bricks and tile.
In 1889 the yield of petroleum was 1460 barrels.
In 1902 it was only 200 barrels, nearly all of which came from Litchfield, Montgomery county (where oil had been found in commercial quantities in 1886), and Washington, Tazewell county, in the west central part of the state; at this time it was used locally for lubricating purposes.
In 1905 the total output of the state was 181,084 barrels; in 1906 the amount increased to 4,397,050 barrels, valued at $3,274,818; and in 1907, according to state reports, the output was 24,281,973 barrels, being nearly as great as that of the Appalachian field.
Besides the making of boxes and barrels and other articles necessarily Involved in its sugar and tobacco trade, Havana also, to some extent, builds carriages and small ships, and manufactures iron and machinery; but the weight of taxation during the Spanish period was always a heavy deterrent on the development of any business requiring great capital.
Brooklyn is also an important place for the milling of coffee and spices (the 1905 product was valued at $15,274,092), the building of small boats, and the manufacture of foundry and machine shop products, malt liquors, barrels, shoes, chemicals, paints, cordage, twine, and hosiery and other knitted goods.
Their consumption increased from 4,250,000 to 35,671,000 barrels between 1900 and 1905, and the value of the product in 1905 was $8,201,846.
After the must has been allowed to rest for some hours in order to effect a partial clearing, it is drawn off into barrels and fermented in the latter.
The product increased from 76,295 barrels in 1887 to above 800,000 in the early 'nineties;, it fell thereafter, averaging about 493,269 barrels from 1899 to 1903; in 1905 the yield was 376,238 barrels; and in 1907,.
Tar is prepared largely from P. sylvestris; it is chiefly obtained from the roots, which, mingled with a few logs, are arranged in a conical or funnel-shaped hollow made on the steep side of a hill or bank; after filling up, the whole is covered with turf and fired at the top, when the tar exudes slowly and runs into aniron vessel placed below, from the spout of which it is conveyed into barrels.
For a number of years prior to 1893 Michigan was the leading salt-producing state, and, though her output was subsequently (except in 1901) exceeded by that of New York, it continued to increase up to 1905, when it was 9,492,173 barrels; in 1907, the product was 10,786,630 barrels.
Marl is found in the south part of the state; limestone most largely in the north part of the lower peninsula, and the east part of the upper peninsula; and the production of Portland cement increased rapidly from 77,000 barrels in 1898 to 3,572,668 in 1907.
The mass, along with certain proportions of water, scrap-iron and mercury, is then placed in barrels, which are made to rotate so that the several ingredients are thoroughly mixed.
To the east of the town is the Fontana del Rosello, which supplied the town with water before the construction of the aqueduct, the water being brought up in small barrels by donkeys.
Although the cost of transport is very heavy, the exportation of grapes is a flourishing industry, and more than 2,000,000 barrels are annually sent abroad.
Owing to the fact of his being unknown in London, to his exceptional courage and coolness, and probably to his experience in the wars and at sieges, the actual accomplishment of the design was entrusted to Fawkes, and when the house adjoining the parliament house was hired in Percy's name, he took charge of it as Percy's servant, under the name of Johnson_ He acted as sentinel while the others worked at the mine in December 1604, probably directing their operations, and on the discovery of the adjoining cellar, situated immediately beneath the House of Lords, he arranged in it the barrels of gunpowder, which he covered over with firewood and coals and with iron bars to increase the force of the explosion.
Inter- cast-lead pipes, but they were regarded as luxuries, mittent supply, not as necessaries, and gave way to cheaper conduits made, as pump barrels had long been made, by boring out tree trunks, which are occasionally dug up in a good state of preservation.
Lima is situated in the centre of the great north-western oil-field (Trenton limestone of the Ordovician system) of Ohio, which was first developed in 1885; the product of the Lima district was 20,575,138 barrels in 1896, 15,877,730 barrels in 1902 and 6,748,676 barrels in 1908.
The annual output increased from 33,375 barrels in 1889 to 11,339,124 barrels in 1904, the latter amount being valued at $12,235,674 and being 12.09% of the value of the product of the entire country.
In 1906 there was an output of only 7,673,477 barrels, valued at $6,770,066, being 7.3% of the product value of the entire country.
In 1905 and 1906 Indiana ranked third among the states in the production of Portland cement, which in 1908 was 6,478,165 barrels, valued at $5,386,563 - an enormous advance over 1903, when the product was 1,077,137 barrels, valued at $1,347,797.
The production of natural rock cement, chiefly in Clark county, is one of the two oldest industries in the state, but in Indiana as elsewhere it is falling off - from an output in 1903 of about 1,350,000 barrels to 212,901 barrels (valued at $240,000) in 1908.
The production increased from 74,714 barrels in that year to 4,250,779 in 1904; in 1908 it was 1,801,781 barrels.
In 1849 to 1855 the annual average exported was 1480 tons; whereas at the close of the century (in 1899) it amounted to 11,339 tons and 68,079 barrels of oil, valued at L276,596.
The number of barrels of beer-the inclusive term used by the Inland Revenue Department-charged with duty in 1906 was 3,275,309, showing an increase of over 200,000 as compared with 1900.
Their aggregate daily capacity is over 80,000 barrels, the largest of them having a capacity of 15,000 to 16,500 daily.
It was a combination of hurdles, poles, barrels and open space - down which Alex was riding a horse at a gallop.
From the sound of the guns, Babydoll could tell that the Servii were trying out some of the new weapons with rifled barrels.
He will stay on the catwalk above, throwing flaming barrels at you.
At the moment, the blend is aging in new oak barrels.
I can just see the distillery slipping slowly into the sea and the whiskey barrels bobbing away.
Dana's current productive capacity from the GKA is therefore now approximately 14,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day.
The daily production of oil from the basal conglomerate was about 600 barrels.
Dora remembered looking out into the yard at the back, where they had a toilet, and watching the cooper making barrels.
The rear label notes that it has been aged in barrels of American or French oak, made on site in their own cooperage.
Never use a gun with badly dented or pitted barrels.
After double distillation, the spirit was matured in new Limousin oak barrels for approximately one year.
The wine aged for a total of 19 months in these barrels with 100% malo-lactic fermentation.
Planter boxes, wooden barrels, hanging baskets and large flowerpots are just some of the containers that can be used.
If just 20 percent of cars used fuel cells, we could cut oil imports by 1.5 million barrels every day.
For cores longer than 3m, 2 barrels can be joined together using a joiner.
Great barrels of salt herring were exported to Europe and fresh kippers were dispatched to UK domestic market.
The building included a back yard lean-to around a water reservoir built from reused barrels.
As of 1990, we were using approximately 1,000 liters (6.41 barrels) of oil to produce food off one hectare of land.
The barrels are not re-made as is common practice. tastings 18 yr old, 86 proof Perhaps the defining highland malt.
These barrels were then transferred into stainless steel tanks for further maturation.
Initial versions had water-cooled barrels, and were available in single or twin mountings.
Wine from later pressings aged in a solera system of well seasoned American oak barrels.
This was done by heating the barrels up and then quenching them in huge vats of whale oil.
Estimated gross proven and probable recoverable reserves for the field are currently 15.2 million barrels of oil.
The area is one of two leading Iraqi oil sites with more than 10 billion barrels of proven reserves, analysts say.
The reserves in the Alberta tar sands are quoted at 180 billion barrels, bigger than that of every OPEC country except Saudi Arabia.
Guests who can leave the chair can access the Barrels, which can be held stationary.
The fish, packed in barrels, would be rolled straight on to german steamers for export, thus solving the transport problem.
The grapes were harvested by machine and batches were fermented in a mixture of American oak barrels and stainless steel tanks.
At times, the white tequila is aged for 11 months in new oak barrels.
The IAEA left 1.8 tons of low-grade uranium in heavyweight sealed barrels at the Tuwaitha facilities.
The heads of the dragonettes were as big as barrels and covered with hard, greenish scales that glittered brightly under the light of the lanterns.
The social reformer of the past is depicted as a dour spinster wielding an axe to break barrels of "Demon Rum."
Finally Miss Keller told him to "fire both barrels."
Balashev took out the packet containing the Emperor's letter and laid it on the table (made of a door with its hinges still hanging on it, laid across two barrels).
That day he dined with the marshal, at the same board on the barrels.
Rostov remembered Sventsyani, because on the first day of their arrival at that small town he changed his sergeant major and was unable to manage all the drunken men of his squadron who, unknown to him, had appropriated five barrels of old beer.
She had taken a cab and driven home by a side street and the cabman had told her that the people were breaking open the barrels at the drink store, having received orders to do so.
The CPC operates three oil refinery plants with a total refining capacity of 770,000 barrels per day.
There is just this bright orange spindle out in front of the barrels and a great ripping noise like tearing a sheet.
Every year, each square kilometer of hot desert receives solar energy equivalent to 1.5 million barrels of oil.
They stared down the barrels of the guns which would kill them.
The fish, packed in barrels, would be rolled straight on to German steamers for export, thus solving the transport problem.
From 1800 - 1850, William Deakin and Sons used the mill to grind sword blades and gun barrels for the East India Company.
Visualize the busty maidens in a woodland glade employed to carefully stir nature 's store of balms and ointments in oak barrels.
Longer barrels are good for those times when you're hunting from a tree or from a long distance away from your target.
Shorter barrels are lighter, but best in situations where you'll be aiming for targets that close.
Since the whole idea around rain barrels is eco-friendly water conservation, some online kit retailers do not offer the actual rain barrel as part of the kit.
The nice thing about modern rain barrels is that they come in a variety of designs and styles.
You can find plastic barrels that look like wooden whiskey barrels.
Once you discover how easy a kit is to install, you might be inspired to have a collection of rain barrels for your entire lawn and garden needs.
Some rain barrels are sold as interlinking kits that much more water can be saved and conserved.
Rain barrels are available in a variety of sizes.
Popular sizes start at 50 gallons and go up to 80 gallons, although there are bigger and smaller barrels available.
In 1999, The National Biodiesel Board reported that 500,000 gallons, or 32.6 barrels, per day were produced.
In 2000, production increased to 6.7 million gallons, or 437 barrels, per day of biodiesel.
Many gardeners will build a box and divide it into three sections, or use three barrels with holes drilled into the sides to allow for air circulation.
Many cities also have programs that support composting and will provide barrels to pick up green and brown category waste.
The Energy Information Administration, a division of the U.S. Department of Energy, estimates that properly inflated tires could save approximately 800,000 barrels of oil a day.
Technically named potassium hydrogen tartarate, it is an acid that is collected from the inside of wine barrels.
Pugs are built like small barrels, yet they easily keep up with the action, and they are nearly always ready for adventure and play.
These boxes or barrels can be placed anywhere in the landscape, from a single planter on the patio to a series of terraced beds on a hillside.
Large containers, such as whiskey barrels, can also be used.
Inside were crazy mirrors, spinning barrels and other fun diversions.
This was the game where the player was tasked with taking "Jumpman" up a series of ramps while Donkey Kong (a gorilla-looking character) hurled barrels down these ramps.
Hop over barrels, climb ladders and dodge projectiles thrown at you to reach your goal at the top of the screen.
Don't hit the barrels, you'll die instantly.
So, in layman terms, you throw a batarang and knock over some barrels and then go in for the fight.
The environments the game offers do tend to be more destructible than the environments in most shooters, but the majority of it still lies in explosive barrels and propane tanks.
The enemies in Black huddle around explosive barrels like office workers huddling around water coolers, sharing Lost theories.
The environments are well defined and sharp and give you lots of cover and additional ways to kill enemies, like TNT barrels, or explosive detonators.
It needs some major tweaks to camera angles and the unbalanced ability to demolish an opponent by throwing explosive barrels at them from across the room.
To get coins, just look in barrels and dead foes.
When you do get to witness what the PSP is pushing you'll find heavily detailed bad guys, desks with calendars, really rusty barrels (bring your Tetanus) and other richly polygonal landscapes and items.
All of Luquet's wines are estate bottled and unmanipulated (with no time in oak barrels), and they normally only undergoing partial malolactic fermentation.
To top that off, the wine doesn't spend time in or near any oak barrels.
In less favorable vintages, the Port is aged in small barrels and blended with other vintages.
The premise for their Cab was to use the best grapes from the best California appellations, age it up to five years, first in American oak barrels for 24 to 30 months, and then bottle and cellar it for another 18 months.
Oak is an important factor in Silver Oak production as well, so much so that the winery owns its own white oak forest in Missouri to make its barrels.
The cold drab floor and barrels laid out in a row makes you think old world, yet the track lighting and ventilation systems is definitely new world.
Judy said that "she was in tears watching her barrels float on top of the water inside the facility."
A "game plan" includes how to press (de-stem or whole-cluster), fermentation instructions and which barrels to use (different oak and toast)--all based on data from previous vintages and reflecting the current growing season.
The Rutherford AVA is one of the best for Cabs, and the Ribolis age their full-bodied Cabernet in new French Oak barrels.
This is then transferred to French oak barrels that hold from 75 to 125 gallons for maturation.
Cognac VS-means Very Special and has a 2-year minimum in barrels.
Cognac XO (sometimes called Napoleon)-means Extra Old and 6 years in barrels.
Stylistically, Sauvignon Blancs are usually fermented in stainless steel and not put into oak barrels much.
Some wineries will use oak barrels for part of the blend, and then use stainless steel to maintain the acidity and bright fruit for the rest.
Steely is a flavor characteristic used to described wines that are aged in vats (usually stainless steel) as opposed to wood barrels.
Wood aging is when wine is aged in wood barrels.
The winery uses oak barrels from different parts of the world and they experiment with different toasts to produce interesting and diverse reds.
It's a very neat experience to go and taste among the stored bottles, wrought iron gates and barrels stacked everywhere.
This building would house the giant oak barrels capable of holding 1,000 gallons of juice and the many grape presses needed by the growing business.
This wine has been aged in oak barrels and has a mellow flavor with vanilla notes.
Unfortunately for collectors, the winery only produces a handful of barrels each year.
For example, he produced only four barrels of his superb 1995 Griotte-Chambertin.
Some port types, such as tawny port, are aged in wooden barrels, while others are aged in glass bottles.
Aged in 30% new French oak barrels, the Pinot is an exquisite blend of Russian Valley grapes that impart flavors of sweet berries, black cherries, raspberries and exotic spices.
The strength of these flavors and aromas depend on the type of oak used and the length of time the wine spends in the oak barrels.
Small sizes create a tighter curl while large barrels create looser, more open curls.
For both of these organizations, you can often find donation barrels placed in your local mall, grocery store, or other location that receives frequent foot traffic.
The final event is the "Bro-MX", which involves the guys jumping five barrels on small bikes.
She would prefer a more comfortable lifestyle and often objects when Begley, Jr. installs rain barrels, solar panels and other features that she feels detracts from the appearance of their home.
The city's principal manufactures are beet sugar, barrels and other cooperage products, wagons, carriages, sleighs and agricultural implements.
The nodules from the "blue earth" have to be freed from matrix and divested of their opaque crust, which can be done in revolving barrels containing sand and water.
The principal exports are wines, cereals, olive-oil, cotton goods, soap, cigarette-paper, furniture and barrels, boots, shoes and leather goods, and machinery.