How to use Excavators in a sentence
After the rise of the kingdom, palaces were erected separate from the temples; the sites of those of Hadad-nirari I., Shalmaneser I., and Assur-nazir-pal have been discovered by the German excavators, and about a dozen more are referred to in the inscriptions.
The interior has been much destroyed by the ravages of gold-seekers and amateur excavators.
This opisthodomus was completely fenced in with bronze gratings; and the excavators believe it to have been adapted for use as an adytum (shrine).
In soft material the excavation may be performed by mechanical excavators or " steam navvies," while in hard it may be necessary to resort to blasting.
The excavators began by driving a level platform from the river bank towards the acropolis on the line of the two columns.Advertisement
Many hire centers will hire out the smaller tracked excavators, normally with an operator.
The air tools can be used to locate gas and power lines before digging with mechanical excavators.
In describing the monuments discovered by the French excavators, the simplest plan is to follow the route of Pausanias.
This building was originally surmised by the excavators to be the treasury of Siphnos, but further evidence led them to change their opinion.
The temple which was seen by Pausanias, and of which the foundations were found by the excavators, was the one of which the building is recorded in inscriptions of the 4th century.Advertisement
And although it is recognized that the works had not been prosecuted with the caution that they required, yet in view of the serious difficulties that would attend the collection of the little that had been left by the first excavators, every proposal for new investigations has been abandoned.
A very remarkable altar, at present unique, was found at Taanach by the Austrian excavators.
The excavators also brought to light a vast number of human corpses in the garb of Buddhist monks.
Then, resolved to explore to the rock, he cleared away some three feet more of earth and stones, and lighted on the five shaft graves which have placed him first among fortunate excavators.
The Imgur-Bel of Sargon's time has been discovered by the German excavators running south of the Qasr from the Euphrates to the Gate of Ishtar.Advertisement
Coxe, jun., expedition, which devoted its attention to the southern half of Lower Nubia from Haifa to Korosko, while the government excavators explored from Korosko to Aswan.
What were the 140 or so little pits found by earlier excavators used for?
You can find out more about the performance and specifications of the ZAXIS wheeled excavators on the below website.
When the first hydraulic excavators appeared they were relatively puny affairs with small buckets and a short reach.
The original excavators had considered that approximately 40% of the graves had been robbed.Advertisement
Most early excavators took great care to scrub all vessels within an inch of their lives, effectively removing all traces of contents.
One of the three German land excavators was landed in sections at Ince, and was then constructed on Frodsham Score.
Struck by the loader bucket if the access platform is within the working radius of the loading machine (for 360 degree excavators ).
Several of them have been opened by modern excavators, but in every case it was found that treasure-seekers of an earlier time had removed any articles of value which had been deposited in the sepulchral chambers.