The press box first consisted of strongly bound oaken planks, but later on cast-iron boxes were introduced.
Among the Perpendicular additions to the church last named may be noted a very beautiful oaken roodscreen.
of the first story to the front between the piers," for which substantial oaken timber might be used "for conveniency of shops."
As he leaned upon a thick oaken cudgel his shoulders heaved in the effort to draw the air into his lungs.
oaken door, Margaret, Elizabeth.
oaken chairs brought from Tantallon Castle on its final demolition.
oaken plank, the soft matte finish of maple, the gloss of cherry.
oaken beams, and the uneven floors sagged into sharp curves.
A special feature of interest in Howarth Hall is the oaken wainscot of the great dining room.
Rev. xviii., p. 368) explains Quirinus as the oak-god (quercus), and Quirites as the men of the oaken spear.
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