In the yard stood the carts ready corded.
The shed may have a single pair of rails for wagons running through it along one side of a raised platform, there being a roadway for carts on the other side; or if more accommodation is required there may be two tracks, one on each side of the platform, which is then approached by carts at the end.
In Russia, until 1875, the crude oil was carried in barrels on Persian carts known as " arbas."
The boy ran through the crowded marketplace, dodging merchants' carts and weaving through the patrons.
long, connects the principal cities along the north and west coasts and those as far east as Ponce on the south coast; a railway between Ponce and Guayama, farther east, was virtually completed in 1910, and the Vega Alta railroad connects Vega Alta with Dorado on the north coast; but there are no inland railways and most of the products of the interior are carried to the coast in carts drawn by bullocks or on the backs of mules.
It was among the towns that had the right of coinage, and it manufactured carts, baskets, &c. Cicero speaks of it as a place of some importance.
At a small roadside station, where the traffic is of a purely local character, there will be some sidings to which horses and carts have access for handling bulk goods like coal, gravel,.
The indigo plant is grown in large quantities in the plain country to the north of Mukden, and is transported thence to the coast in carts, each of which carries rather more than a ton weight of the dye.
The peculiar two-wheeled carts of the country, carrying enormous loads of 4 to 6 tons, destroy even the finest road.
Similar carts, slightly lighter, used in the cities, quickly destroy any paving but stone block.
In outlying districts post carts and ox wagons are the usual means of conveyance.
The so-called rivers of the delta, the Ngawun, Pyamalaw, Panmawaddy, Pyinzalu and Pantanaw, are simply the larger mouths of the Irrawaddy, and the whole country towards the sea is a close network of creeks where there are few or no roads and boats take the place of carts for every purpose.
The roots are brought from the fields by carts, canals and railways.
The vehicles chiefly employed in ante-Meiji days were ox-carriages, norimono, kago and carts drawn by hand.
There are well-kept high-roads connecting all the towns,and a government service of mail carts to places not on the railway.
Their life is still in many respects very primitive; their houses are generally built of logs, their clothes are often of homespun, Indian corn and ham form a large part of their diet, and their means of transportation are the saddle-horse and sleds and wheeled carts drawn by oxen or mules.
Guicciardini, the Venetian envoy, describes the activity of the port, into which 500 ships sometimes passed in a day, and as evidence of the extent of its land trade he mentioned that 2000 carts entered the city each week.
During nine days wood was collected and brought, in carts drawn by oxen, to the site of the funeral pyre.
They are all more or less practicable for carts, and are flanked by a good telegraph line as long as they lie in Italian territory.
In the same way the villagers had to go through the work of harrowing with their harrows, and of removing the harvest in their vans and carts.
Carriage duties in carts and on horseback were also apportioned according to the time they took as a part of the week-work.
There are few metalled roads, and those that exist are in bad repair, but on the plateau light carts can pass nearly everywhere.
When the grapes have attained to maturity they are collected by hand and then transferred in baskets or carts to the press house.
As freighters for the Hudson's Bay Company many of these settlers made, with their ox or pony carts, the long journey over the natural prairie roads to Fort Garry, fording or swimming the streams, carrying furs for a thousand miles or more on the eastern trip, and returning brought loads of merchandise for the company.
For a long time no carts or carriages were permitted to enter the city for fear of polluting and injuring the pavement, and the transport of goods was carried on in hand-carts.
The postal service is well organized, and to places beyond the reach of the railway there is a service of mail carts, and in parts of Gordonia (Bechuanaland) camels are used to carry the mails.
This period of Iceland's existence is eventless: she had got peace but with few of its blessings; all spirit seemed to have died with the commonwealth; even shepherding and such agriculture as there had been sank to a lower stage; wagons, ploughs and carts went out of use and knowledge; architecture in timber became a lost art, and the fine carved and painted halls of the heathen days were replaced by turfwalled barns half sunk in the earth; the large decked luggers of the old days gave way to small undecked fishing-boats.
The cumbrous wooden carts which afford the sole means of transport in many districts are generally drawn by oxen, although buffaloes may be seen in the south.
Wheeled carts were also known; the wheels were often probably only solid disks, though spoked wheels were used for chariots.
On these roads large use is made of bullock wagons, as well as carts drawn by men, and women also.
They knit garments from the wool of their sheep; are good carpenters and make serviceable carts.
Either way Charles Dunstone, CEO and founder of the group, is once again going to upset quite to a few apple carts.
A full range of accessories is available from roll storage carts to roll bags and straps, floor tapes and ballet barres.
bullock carts on the roads moving to places of safety.
The earliest railways employed teams of horses to draw carts over the track.
Having reached the bank on the Ganges, he would halt at the place allocated for parking and tying up one-horse carts.
The chariots are small two-wheeled carts, which are pulled by two to four horses at great speed around the track.
Teaching & Projects Abroad is based in the bustling city of Kathmandu full of jostling crowds, rickety bullock carts and noisy auto-rickshaws.
The large doorway at the front of the building enabled fully laden carts to enter.
We see still families in bullock carts on the roads moving to places of safety.
But in the main, the donkey carts are gone.
In many parts of the world ox carts can exist alongside designer trainers, washing ells beside mobile phones.
Sorry, there are no rental cars in San Pedro - only rental golf carts which are ideal on the sandy streets.
A small army of laborers with horse-drawn carts built a dam, which extended 175 feet into the solid rock.
Online sales of chewing gum removal carts, steam cleaners, pressure washers, floor scrubber driers, sweepers, generators.
golf carts which are ideal on the sandy streets.
He was a Scottish professional golfer in the 19th century but he predicted bullet trains, driverless golf carts, televisions and digital watches.
laden carts to enter.
ox carts can exist alongside designer trainers, washing ells beside mobile phones.
pint-size carts of their own.
plough1845 report comments that " carts are not uncommon and several good iron plows are in use " .
We can also offer wooden Victorian style hand carts from which are sold freshly spun candy floss and just cooked sweet caramel popcorn.
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The resort is car free and public transport takes the form of horse drawn sleighs and electric carts.
soapbox carts down here.
Everyone else had to use standpipes or the town's water carts.
Roads were often very poor and transporting goods by horse-drawn wagons and carts was slow and expensive.
The wood is very white, and, from its soft and even grain, is employed by turners and toy-makers, while, being tough and little liable to split, it is also serviceable for the construction of packing cases, the lining of carts and waggons, and many similar purposes; when thoroughly seasoned it makes good flooring planks, but shrinks much in drying, weighing about 58 lb per cubic foot when green, but only 331 lb when dry.
exactly straight and parallel, and bulky carts are made with four rowlets fitting these rails, whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down four or five chaldrons of coals " (from io-6 to 13.2 tons).
They were first given boiled, but afterwards the swine came to eat them raw, and would run after the carts, and pull them forth as they gathered them - an expression which conveys an idea of their being cultivated in the fields.
It was carried off in carts to open spaces, where an exposure of some weeks to the air was found to pulverize the hard rock far more efficiently than the old method of crushing with mallets.
The two towns are united by a good road, along which a large traffic is maintained partly by coolie porters but more frequently by means of wheel-barrows, which serve the purpose of cabs and carts.
As I walked in the woods to see the birds and squirrels, so I walked in the village to see the men and boys; instead of the wind among the pines I heard the carts rattle.
Take shelter under the cloud, while they flee to carts and sheds.
He cuts and saws the solid pond, unroofs the house of fishes, and carts off their very element and air, held fast by chains and stakes like corded wood, through the favoring winter air, to wintry cellars, to underlie the summer there.
Each time Prince Nesvitski tried to move on, soldiers and carts pushed him back again and pressed him against the railings, and all he could do was to smile.
In each of the long German carts six or more pale, dirty, bandaged men were being jolted over the stony road.
The road was so obstructed with carts that it was impossible to get by in a carriage.
All along the sides of the road fallen horses were to be seen, some flayed, some not, and broken-down carts beside which solitary soldiers sat waiting for something, and again soldiers straggling from their companies, crowds of whom set off to the neighboring villages, or returned from them dragging sheep, fowls, hay, and bulging sacks.
The officers directing the march rode backward and forward between the carts.
They had come by easy stages, their knapsacks conveyed on carts, and the Austrian authorities had provided excellent dinners for the officers at every halting place.
As soon as an Austrian officer showed himself near a commanding officer's quarters, the regiment began to move: the soldiers ran from the fires, thrust their pipes into their boots, their bags into the carts, got their muskets ready, and formed rank.
Only some carts and carriages were passing by.
They've brought things to such a pass that there are no carts or anything!...
Carts piled high with household utensils, chairs, and cupboards kept emerging from the gates of the yards and moving along the streets.
Loaded carts stood at the house next to Ferapontov's and women were wailing and lamenting as they said good-by.
Alpatych, arriving from the devastated Bald Hills estate, sent for his Dron on the day of the prince's funeral and told him to have twelve horses got ready for the princess' carriages and eighteen carts for the things to be removed from Bogucharovo.
Alpatych named certain peasants he knew, from whom he told him to take the carts.
You drop this nonsense and tell the people to get ready to leave their homes and go to Moscow and to get carts ready for tomorrow morning for the princess' things.
I'll go to the police officer, and you tell them so, and that they must stop this and the carts must be got ready.
Having wrung a submissive "I understand" from Dron, Alpatych contented himself with that, though he not only doubted but felt almost certain that without the help of troops the carts would not be forthcoming.
In the village, outside the drink shop, another meeting was being held, which decided that the horses should be driven out into the woods and the carts should not be provided.
Without saying anything of this to the princess, Alpatych had his own belongings taken out of the carts which had arrived from Bald Hills and had those horses got ready for the princess' carriages.
Two hours later the carts were standing in the courtyard of the Bogucharovo house.
The wounded, bandaged with rags, with pale cheeks, compressed lips, and knitted brows, held on to the sides of the carts as they were jolted against one another.
One of the carts with wounded stopped by the side of the road close to Pierre.
We have ten thousand carts, but we need other things as well--we must manage as best we can!
And by some latent sequence of thought the descent of the Mozhaysk hill, the carts with the wounded, the ringing bells, the slanting rays of the sun, and the songs of the cavalrymen vividly recurred to his mind.
He glanced at the dirty innyard in the middle of which soldiers were watering their lean horses at the pump while carts were passing out of the gate.
In the streets, around carts that were to take some of the wounded away, shouts, curses, and blows could be heard.
Owing to the count's customary carelessness nothing was ready for their departure by the twenty-eighth of August and the carts that were to come from their Ryazan and Moscow estates to remove their household belongings did not arrive till the thirtieth.
Every day thousands of men wounded at Borodino were brought in by the Dorogomilov gate and taken to various parts of Moscow, and thousands of carts conveyed the inhabitants and their possessions out by the other gates.
The yard was crowded with peasant carts, some loaded high and already corded up, others still empty.
The voices and footsteps of the many servants and of the peasants who had come with the carts resounded as they shouted to one another in the yard and in the house.
An enormously long row of carts full of wounded men had stopped in the street.
"Here is our commanding officer... ask him," and he pointed to a stout major who was walking back along the street past the row of carts.
The cart in which the officer lay was turned into the Rostovs' yard, and dozens of carts with wounded men began at the invitation of the townsfolk to turn into the yards and to draw up at the entrances of the houses in Povarskaya Street.
The price of weapons, of gold, of carts and horses, kept rising, but the value of paper money and city articles kept falling, so that by midday there were instances of carters removing valuable goods, such as cloth, and receiving in payment a half of what they carted, while peasant horses were fetching five hundred rubles each, and furniture, mirrors, and bronzes were being given away for nothing.
As to the serfs the only indication was that three out of their huge retinue disappeared during the night, but nothing was stolen; and as to the value of their possessions, the thirty peasant carts that had come in from their estates and which many people envied proved to be extremely valuable and they were offered enormous sums of money for them.
Not only were huge sums offered for the horses and carts, but on the previous evening and early in the morning of the first of September, orderlies and servants sent by wounded officers came to the Rostovs' and wounded men dragged themselves there from the Rostovs' and from neighboring houses where they were accommodated, entreating the servants to try to get them a lift out of Moscow.
Pity these wounded men as one might, it was evident that if they were given one cart there would be no reason to refuse another, or all the carts and one's own carriages as well.
Thirty carts could not save all the wounded and in the general catastrophe one could not disregard oneself and one's own family.
Count, be so good as to allow me... for God's sake, to get into some corner of one of your carts!
Just unload one or two carts.
Countess dear... an officer came to me to ask for a few carts for the wounded.
He looked attentively at the carts in the yard and while going up to the porch took out a clean pocket handkerchief and tied a knot in it.
I saw so many of those peasant carts in your yard.
The loaded carts were still standing in the yard.
The whole household, as if to atone for not having done it sooner, set eagerly to work at the new task of placing the wounded in the carts.
The wounded dragged themselves out of their rooms and stood with pale but happy faces round the carts.
The news that carts were to be had spread to the neighboring houses, from which wounded men began to come into the Rostovs' yard.
Many of the wounded asked them not to unload the carts but only to let them sit on the top of the things.
One by one the carts with the wounded had moved out of the yard.
In Kudrino, from the Nikitski, Presnya, and Podnovinsk Streets came several other trains of vehicles similar to the Rostovs', and as they passed along the Sadovaya Street the carriages and carts formed two rows abreast.
But the coachman could not stop, for from the Meshchanski Street came more carts and carriages, and the Rostovs were being shouted at to move on and not block the way.
When he reached the bridge he saw two unlimbered guns, the infantry crossing the bridge, several overturned carts, and frightened and laughing faces among the troops.
The crowd, crushing one another, upsetting carts, and shouting and squeezing desperately, had cleared off the bridge and the troops were now moving forward.
And strange to say, the Governor of Moscow, the proud Count Rostopchin, took up a Cossack whip and went to the bridge where he began with shouts to drive on the carts that blocked the way.
(3) Sunday and Wednesday of each week are appointed as the chief market days and to that end a sufficient number of troops will be stationed along the highroads on Tuesdays and Saturdays at such distances from the town as to protect the carts.
The French evacuation began on the night between the sixth and seventh of October: kitchens and sheds were dismantled, carts loaded, and troops and baggage trains started.
To the right, where the Kaluga road turns near Neskuchny, endless rows of troops and carts stretched away into the distance.
In three carriages involved among the munition carts, closely squeezed together, sat women with rouged faces, dressed in glaring colors, who were shouting something in shrill voices.
Behind them came more carts, soldiers, wagons, soldiers, gun carriages, carriages, soldiers, ammunition carts, more soldiers, and now and then women.
The baggage carts drew up close together and the men began to prepare for their night's rest.
A carriage that followed the escort ran into one of the carts and knocked a hole in it with its pole.
Their un- Russian shouting at their horses which were straining uphill with the carts, and their calls to one another, could be clearly heard.
Within a week the peasants who came with empty carts to carry off plunder were stopped by the authorities and made to cart the corpses out of the town.
Carts made big ruts in the roads from the brakes on them.
In addition to operating horse drawn busses and carts, a thriving livery stable and saddlery business was operated.
One at a time these carts were driven off, sagging under the weight.
As kids we often rode soapbox carts down here.
Everyone else had to use standpipes or the town 's water carts.
Shopping Cart Seat Guard-You can protect your baby from all of those nasty germs left on shopping carts by covering the seat area with a shopping cart guard.
You can also shop for carts, bags, balls, grips, head covers, tees and ball markers.
Also find sales of instructional books and videos, drivers, bags, balls, carts, putters and training aids.
Buying used golf carts is similar to buying other preowned small motor vehicles, including four-wheelers, scooters and motorcycles.
When you become interested in buying used golf carts, you will have to different types of used carts to choose from.
The first type is refurbished golf carts.
The used carts have been sent back to the manufacturer or authorized dealer or repair center and inspected.
This means they will have to get rid of their current carts, probably as quickly as possible.
Most of the time, these carts are "as is," which means that someone onsite probably looked at them and made sure each individual unit was functional and didn't pose any safety issues.
While you can find these types of carts cheaper than refurbished, you'll still want to inspect the unit yourself.
Ask the company or course if the carts were bought new or used.
This provides customers with easy to use and familiar online transaction practices and standard features such as "shopping carts" and "checkout" screens.
This should include shopping carts, which allow customers to place items in their virtual shopping cart to purchase.
When shopping for new furniture, be sure to select lightweight pieces that are easy to move, and if you can find them, choose carts and tables that are on casters.
Another company called Earth Care Products has developed a peel-and-stick solar panel that fits the roofs of golf carts and powers them on a continuous basis.
Some golf carts that use the panels can go for days or weeks with no other charging required.
Options for supporting and housing the television range from simple carts to elaborate armoires and wall units with bookcases attached.
Options for supporting and housing the television range for simple carts to elaborate armoires and wall units with bookcases attached.
Mall kiosks: In your local mall, you will find small freestanding carts or kiosks that may sell makeup products.
However, if you have your own room dedicated to scrapbooking, there are storage cubes, plastic carts, and 12x12 file boxes that you can purchase to keep even the largest paper collection neatly organized.
Two other wonderful places to take your puppy are to the pet shop and the supermarket (if they are allowed in your state), so he is not afraid of crowds and never afraid of the shopping carts.
Because game carts are loaded upside-down at the bottom of the system, older Game Boy and Game Boy Color games that utilize a tilt sensor have their controls reversed.
It's definitely one of the top five best looking GBA carts of all time.
Upon the initial release of the Nintendo DSi, creators were pleased to note that all known flash carts such as the R4DS, AceKart2, FCart and NCart were unable to penetrate the DSi firmware.
However, it didn't take long for the makers of previous flash carts to come out with DSi compatible memory cartridges, and soon enough the DSi was cracked and open to the world of piracy.
If you are searching for a DSi adapter, you will find that these items are classified under the label "flash carts".
Most Internet sites that sell these flash carts will display a disclaimer stating that Nintendo does not license or approve these products, nor is the sale of such products authorized or endorsed.
Legalities aside, one can browse through a decent selection of memory carts, including the famed AceKard2i, at ConsoleSource and MyGamingMart.
Compression Toyhauler: Camper who want a motor home with an enclosed area for hauling their favorite large toys, such as golf carts and motorcycles, are likely to favor the Compression model.
Safety belts keep children from falling from shopping carts.
San Francisco is a city that's known for its food, but there's a new game in town: mobile food carts.
Sure, food carts aren't really a new idea, but they've become one of the hottest food trends in the City by the Bay (as well as other major cities around the country).
San Francisco has many food carts around town, and they've become some of the city's most popular eating establishments.
How do these modern carts differ from the "roach coaches" that you might be used to?
For starters, these new mobile carts are known for selling some of the best gourmet food the city has to offer.
Fortunately the food at most food carts is relatively inexpensive, so you can experiment with as many as you like to discover your own favorites.
Local news outlet SFGate posted their favorities in mid 2009 about the growing crop of food carts in San Francisco.
Plastic storage carts, wire storage cubes, or thrift store bookshelves also work great for fashioning a place to keep all your extra purchases.
Whether or not some of these steam-powered engines, which were inserted in carts, buggies, and wagons, were really consider automobiles is a question for all time.
Gravitate offers Web 2.0 design, including flash animation, interfacing, database development, shopping carts, content management systems, and optimization services.
Aldebaran offers website makeovers and redesigns, online shopping carts, custom built sites, as well as website maintenance.
There are many examples of free ASP shopping carts on the web.
Free ASP shopping carts just send web pages to the customer, with all the action taking place behind the scenes and not on the client browser.
This system is known as "manual" entry, and is a keyword to look for when you're looking over free ASP shopping carts.
If you only know the basics of web design, you can start on a site such as Taming the Beast, which will walk you through the basic elements of e-commerce including setting up shopping carts, advertising your site, and more.
forbid the royal officials to seize the horses or carts of freemen for transport duty, or to take wood for the king's buildings.
The Spaniards were entrenched, with their heavy artillery distributed along the front, but, thanks to Navarro, they had a more mobile artillery in the shape of 200 arguebuses d croc mounted in groups upon carts, after the German fashion, and this was held ready to move wherever its services might be needed.
"It's because Papa wanted to give up all the carts to the wounded," said Petya.
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