Market-gardens sentence example

market-gardens
  • The industries of the town include cotton spinning and weaving, silk spinning, the manufacture of tobacco, ropes, metal-ware, furniture, &c. The market gardens of the neighbourhood are famous, and there is a considerable shipping trade by the river and the Ludwigskanal.
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  • There is a large brewery in the town, and extensive market gardens in the neighbourhood.
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  • The Geestlande comprise the suburban districts encircling the city on the north and west; the Marschlande includes various islands in the Elbe and the fertile tract of land lying between the northern and southern arms of the Elbe, and with its pastures and market gardens supplying Hamburg with large quantities of country produce.
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  • Coal, fireclay and blue and red brick clay are dug in the neighbourhood; and there are also market gardens.
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  • The farm colony at Hadleigh in Essex has a large acreage under cultivation, with fruit and market gardens and various industrial undertakings.
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  • The neighbourhood abounds in market gardens and plantations of aromatic herbs for the manufacture of scents and essences.
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  • Wauwatosa has important manufactures, including machinery, brick, lime, beer, chemicals and wooden-ware, and extensive market gardens and nurseries and valuable stone quarries.
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  • Good vineyards and market gardens are found in the neighbourhood of Pamiers in the north.
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  • Coal is mined in the vicinity, and near the city are large market-gardens, the water-melons growing on Muscatine Island (below the city) and sweet potatoes being their most important products.
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  • This name has been applied to the method of forcing early vegetables and salads during the winter and spring months in the market gardens in the neighbourhood of Paris.
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  • Its industries are unimportant, but it has a large trade in the vegetables produced by the numerous market gardens in the vicinity.
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  • There are manufactures of leather gloves and other goods, and in the neighbourhood barytes and coal mines and extensive market gardens.
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  • It carries on considerable trade in live-stock and cereals and in the vegetables of its market-gardens, and manufactures of casks, corks, white metal, oil, vinegar and machinery for the wine-trade are included among the industries; it is chiefly important for its.
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  • The surrounding fertile district is almost entirely laid out in market gardens.
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  • There are extensive market-gardens in the neighbourhood.
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  • The surrounding district is famous for its flourishing nurseries and market gardens.
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  • These properties include tithes, tithe commutation rent charge, land used as arable, meadow or pasture ground only, or as woodlands, market gardens or nursery grounds, orchards, allotments, any land covered with water such as the reservoir of a waterworks company, or used only as a canal or towing-path of the same, or as a railway constructed under the powers of any Act of Parliament for public conveyance.
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  • The expenses in a rural parish are defrayed by means of a rate raised with, and as part of, the poor rate, with a qualification to the effect that agricultural land, market gardens and nursery grounds are to be assessed to the rate at one-third only of their rateable value.
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  • There are also a number of nurseries and market gardens.
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  • Apiculture is extensively practised and there are large market-gardens in the neighbourhood.
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  • Most of these places which were market gardens and paddocks, are now built-up areas and housing estates.
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  • The expenses in a rural parish are defrayed by means of a rate raised with, and as part of, the poor rate, with a qualification to the effect that agri cultural land, market gardens and nursery grounds are to be assessed to the rate at one-third only of their rateable value.
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