With open-fire batteries for making the syrup, which was afterwards finished in the vacuum pan, very good sugar was produced, but at a cost that would be ruinous in to-day's markets.
An open fire acts by radiation; it warms the air in a room by first warming the walls, floor, ceiling and articles in the room, and these in turn warm the air.
Therefore in a room with an open fire the air is, as a rule, less heated than the walls.
range and from cover they were able to open fire on the Austrian gunners under conditions which renlered the case fire of the latter practically useless; but here was the opportunity a great cavalry leader on the Austrian side might have seized to restore the battle, for the ground, the shortness of the distance, and the smoke and excitement of the cannonade were all in favour of the charge.
Stoves were known, but most commonly heat was obtained from an open fire in the centre of the building.
By :35 the smoke cloud was beginning to come down, and at 1:43 the order was given for the monitors to open fire.
When furs are wetted by rain they should be well shaken and allowed to dry in a current of air without exposure to sun or open fire.
The agriculturists of the north and east saw themselves and their class threatened with loss, and perhaps ruin; their discontent, which had long been growing, broke out into open fire during the discussion of the commercial treaties.
This class of furnace is usually known as an open fire or hearth, and is represented in a more advanced stage of development by the Catalan, German and Walloon forges formerly used in the production of malleable iron.
By continuing the walls of the hearth above the tuyere, into a shaft or stack either of the same or some other section, we obtain a furnace of increased capacity, but with no greater power of consuming fuel, in which the material to be treated can be heated up gradually by loading it into the stack, alternately with layers of fuel, the charge descending regularly to the point of combustion, and absorbing a proportion of the heat of the flame that went to waste in the open fire.
Cozy sitting room with open fire and dining area.
beamed ceiling & open fire in the lounge.
We had a picnic lunch and boiled the billy on an open fire.
cauldronMedea's boiling caldron embossed with a ram's head gold upon an open fire of logs inflamed proper.
Copper Cottage - Hayle - A turn of the century cottage with beamed ceiling & open fire in the lounge.
central heating by Total Control electric heaters, open fire.
Can also be grilled under a hot grill, turning from time to time, or amidst the hot cinders of an open fire.
coloure are two sitting rooms, the main living room containing a color TV, the second sitting room has an open fire.
CONSERVATORY The lounge opens into a double-glazed conservatory The lounge opens into a double-glazed conservatory with occasional furniture and sliding door to enclosed terrace. and open fire.
cosye lounge is cozy with an open fire and looks onto the courtyard garden.
It is particularly easy to see how women could stray too near an open fire in their large, buoyant crinolines.
electric heaters, open fire.
enemy fighters fail to open fire.
If a property has an open fire please use the fireguard and ensure the fire is completely extinguished before you go to bed.
An open fire in a domestic scene should always have a fireguard clearly visible when a child is included in the scene.
Open fires Always put a fireguard round an open fire.
fireplace with stone lintel, large open fire with wood burning stove, beams, desk, sofa and easy chairs.
fuel for open fire inc. in rent.
Amenities Electric heating from night storage heaters and additional heating from open fire in sitting room and wall-mounted fan heaters in bathroom and kitchen.
Great views over surrounding hills with a lovely open fire.
inglenook with an open fire in the beamed sitting room.
Early medieval European longhouses had an open fire under the highest point of the building.
There is an open fire place with a marble mantle and a gas log fire along one wall there are shelves with cupboards below.
marshmallows cooked on a stick over the open fire.
off-peak electric storage heaters with an open fire in the lounge.
For an open fire the fireplace recess should be at least 350mm deep.
The 1825 Kitchen with its open fire and roasting spit sees the kitchen staff going about their daily tasks of cleaning and cooking.
surrounding hills with a lovely open fire.
Swallow: The cottage sleeps 2 and comprises: Sitting room with color teletext television, video recorder and open fire.
We had 3 tipis set up around an open fire.
unarmed civilians to the ground, or to open fire.
The old form of open fire is certainly wasteful of fuel and the loss of heat u the fires.
Continual friction developed at last into the open fire of war; and in March 1204 the crusaders resolved to storm Constantinople, and to divide among themselves the Eastern empire.
Since on an average 70% by measurement of the normal defecated cane juice has to be evaporated in order to reduce it to syrup ready for final concentration and crystallization in the vacuum pan, and since to attain the same end as much as 90 to 95% of the volume of mixed juices has to be evaporated when maceration or imbibition is employed, it is clear that some more economical mode of evaporation is necessary in large estates than the open-fire batteries still common in Barbados and some of the West Indian islands, and in small haciendas in Central America and Brazil, but seldom seen elsewhere.
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Belle, our dog, my other companion, was old and lazy and liked to sleep by the open fire rather than to romp with me.
At dawn the two new batteries established during the night on the plain occupied by the Prince d'Eckmuhl will open fire on the opposing batteries of the enemy.
In the disposition it is said first that the batteries placed on the spot chosen by Napoleon, with the guns of Pernetti and Fouche; which were to come in line with them, 102 guns in all, were to open fire and shower shells on the Russian fleches and redoubts.
The soldiers ' options were to stand down, to club unarmed civilians to the ground, or to open fire.
Never let your dog get too close to an open fire.
Suddenly, out of nowhere (well the sky, I would guess), UFOs surround the castle and open fire!
Rome's Original Tripod Grill: This is versatility at its finest when it comes to cooking over an open fire.
These inexpensive and lightweight pieces of camping equipment ensure that you'll always be able to prepare your dinner over an open fire.
Adjustable Grill Options: If you're concerned about how to control for the unpredictability of open fire flames and how they might impact your cooking, you may want to select an adjustable option.
Once you find a high quality campfire grill and use it a few times, you'll probably become addicted to open fire cooking.
Many people who cook over an open fire enjoy the control that using adjustable campfire grills provide.
One of the best parts of going camping is being able to enjoy delicious food prepared over an open fire.
Cooking over an open fire can be somewhat unpredictable.
If you are taking a grill with you, or if one will provided at the campsite where you are staying, you may want to take along meat and vegetables that can be cooked over an open fire.
If you're a novice camper, however, you might be wondering just what you need to purchase and how you can feed your family or friends efficiently over an open fire.
Cooking over an open fire with your good kitchenware may actually cause some damage to pots and pans, and clean up can be very frustrating.
Copper bottom sets-Copper bottom pots and pans are great cooking set options as well, although they work better on a camp stove than over an open fire.
Are you planning to do some outdoor open fire cooking the next time you go on a camping trip?
You can prepare many delicious dishes over an open fire if you have the right equipment and you choose recipes that are well-suited for this type of cooking.
Check the weather conditions before you decide to prepare a meal over an open fire.
Additionally, windy conditions add an element of danger to open fire cooking, as sparks can blow away to an area where there are flammable objects and cause dangerous and damaging fires.
You can prepare many dishes using the outdoor open fire cooking method.
Camp cooking over an open fire can be the highlight of your camping trip if you have the right fire, accessories, and menu.
The right accessories will make camp cooking over an open fire a lot easier.
Hotdogs, hamburgers and marshmallows are the most popular meal for camp cooking over an open fire.
However, many items can be cooked over an open fire if you have a metal grill.
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