Diggers Sentence Examples
April saw diggers move on to Morfa for on-site investigations.
In 1883 the discovery of Moodie's Reef near the Kaap Valley led to a considerable influx of diggers and prospectors from the colonies and Europe, and by 1884 the Sheba Mine had been opened up, and Barberton, with a population of 5000 inhabitants, sprung into existence.
Perhaps its chief value was that it brought many thousand diggers to the colony, most of whom stayed there.
Here Tungus diggers were encountered who had extracted handfuls of gold in small nuggets from a stream bed at a depth which they stated to be no greater than 2 ft.
Originally called Klipdrift, the town was the first founded by the diggers after the discovery in 1867 of diamonds along the valley of the Vaal, and it had for some years a large floating population.Advertisement
On the discovery of the "dry diggings" at Kimberley, the majority of the diggers removed thither.
Unfortunately quite a few trees had to go to get the diggers in there.
People say L A has to many gold diggers, well they did build it's history.
The discovery of large quantities of gold in Otago in 1861 and the following years brought prosperity, a great " rush " of diggers setting in from Australia.
In 1900, at York, the competitions were concerned with horse-power cultivators, self-moving steam diggers, milking machines and sheep-shearing machines (power and hand).Advertisement
In the years1870-1871a Discovery large number of diggers had settled on the diamond of the fields near the junction of the Vaal and Orange rivers, which were situated in part on land claimed by the Fi Griqua chief Nicholas Waterboer and by the Free State.
The Free State established a temporary government over the diamond fields, but the administration of this body was satisfactory neither to the Free State nor to the diggers.
The Tibetan diggers collected together at the mines chiefly during the winter, when the frost assisted to bind the loose alluvial soil and render excavation easy.
The origin is found in the language of gold diggers.
Volunteers are welcome, beginners as well as more experienced diggers.Advertisement
Full details can be found in our news story, Protected sett attacked by badger diggers.
Buried in a peat bog on the Pennines, his sleep was disturbed by peat diggers.
Unfortunately many drips (excluding diggers of course) means water level rising so may be really major problem by next week.
In actuality Capri pants are not pedal pushers nor are they clam diggers.
However, others consider clam diggers and pedal pushers as forms of capris, and in this case you can say capris come in a variety of lengths from just below the knee to hemlines just inches above the ankle.Advertisement
A few women in mining outfits with gold accessories and shovels are Gold Diggers.
A diggers' committee limited the size of claims to 30 ft.