Pit Sentence Examples
A cold feeling began in the pit of her stomach.
We're building a fire pit here for a campsite.
A full-grown larva digs a pit about 2 in.
Dread stirred at the pit of her stomach.
Heaviness settled into the pit of his stomach.Advertisement
I learned that lesson when Sasha tossed me in a pit with full-blooded demons and were-things.
When he was twelve years old he was instructed in starcraft by Nectanebus, who was killed by a fall into a pit, into which he had been playfully pushed by Alexander.
A cold feeling started in the pit of her stomach.
None of their words registered, nothing but the sick feeling at the pit of his stomach.
The attacker fell into the pit with an abruptly short scream.Advertisement
A deep pit led down.
In the inscription recording the contracts for its building it is called the Thymele; and this name may give the clue to its purpose; it was probably the idealized architectural representative of a primitive pit of sacrifice, such as may still be seen in the Asclepianum at Athens.
The entocodon is to be regarded, therefore, not as primarily an ingrowth of ectoderm, but rather as an upgrowth of both bodylayers, in the form of a circular rim (IVa), representing the umbrellar margin; it is comparable to the bulging that forms the umbrella in the direct method of budding, but takes place before a manubrium is formed, and is greatly reduced in size, so as to become a little pit.
The experiments eventually took place at the Harton pit near South Shields in 1854.
In 1896 the total output of coal was 216,106 tons (valued at £108,053 at the pit's mouth), in 1908 it had increased to 1,669,774 tons (valued at the pit's mouth at £737,169).Advertisement
In the central pit all was in confusion, but here the king seems to have lain on a bier.
The ore is mined in the ordinary way, by pick and shovel if soft, or by the aid of powder if necessary, and the funnel-shaped bottom of the pit is maintained at such an angle that little or no shovelling is required to bring the excavated material to the shaft.
In Great Britain and her colonies it is also called the poppet-head or pit head frame; in the United States head-frame or gallows-frame.
The broad lower end of the symbol is rather an accidental pit in the stone than an attempt at a diacritic mark - the word is regei, in all probability the early dative form of rex, " king."
At the end of words the English t is really aspirated, a breath being audible after the t in words like bit, hit, pit.Advertisement
Amongst the best known of the furrows of the continental shelf are the Cape Breton Deep, in the Bay of Biscay, the Hudson Furrow, southward of New York, the so-called Congo Canon, the Swatch of No Ground off the Ganges delta, the Bottomless Pit off the Niger delta, and numerous similar furrows on the west coast of North America and outside the fjords of Norway, Iceland and the west of Scotland, as well as in the.
The use of two independent connexions - whether separate pits or sections of the same pit, between the surface and the workings - is necessary for the service of the ventilation, fresh air from the surface being carried down one, known as the " downcast," while the foul or return air of the mine rises through the other or " upcast " pit back to the surface.
In the latter case, which represents the most approved practice, the sinking is usually placed about the centre of the ground, so that the workings may radiate in every direction from the pit bottom, with the view of employing the greatest number of hands to advantage.
Where a large area cannot be commanded, it is best to sink to the lowest point of the field for the convenience of drawing the coal and water which become level-freein regard to the pit.
Galleries driven at right angles to these are known as a " dip " or " rise headings," according to their position above or below the pit bottom.Advertisement
To secure the perpendicularity of the shaft, it is necessary to leave a large mass or pillar of the seam untouched around the pit bottom.
This pillar is known in Scotland as the " pit bottom stoop."
The junction of the levels with the pit is known as the " pit eye "; it is usually of an enlarged section, and lined with masonry or brick-work, so as to afford room for handling the wagons or trams of coal brought from the working faces.
In this portion of the pit are generally placed the furnaces for ventilation, and the boilers required for working steam engines underground, as well as the stables and lamp cabin.
When the coal has been under-cut for a sufficient length, the struts are withdrawn, and the overhanging mass is allowed to fall during the time that the workmen are out of the pit, or it may be brought down by driving wedges, or if it be of a compact character a blast in a borehole near the roof may be required.
The removal of the coal broken at the working face to the pit bottom may in small mines be effected by hand labour, but more Under.
In the main roads to the pit when the distance is not considerable horse traction may be used, a train of 6 to i 5 vehicles being drawn by one horse, but more generally the hauling or, as it is called in the north of England, the leading of the trains of tubs is effected by mechanical traction.
Underground boilers placed near the up-cast pit so that the smoke and gases help the ventilating furnace have been largely used but are now less favourably regarded than formerly.
In dip workings the tail rope is often made to work a pump connected with the bottom pulley, which forces the water back to the cistern of the main pumping engine in the pit.
One of the most important branches of colliery work is the management of the ventilation, involving as it does the supply of fresh air to the men working in the pit, as well as the removal of inflammable gases that may be given off by the coal.
This is effected by carrying through the workings a large volume of air which is kept continually moving in the same direction, descending from the surface by one or more pits known as intake or downcast pits, and leaving the mine by a return or upcast pit.
Such a circulation of air can only be effected by mechanical means when the workings are of any extent, the methods actually adopted being - (i) The rarefaction of the air in the upcast pit by a furnace placed at the bottom; and (2) Exhaustion by machinery at the surface.
Otherwise the chimney is built directly over the mouth of the pit.
The buildings near the pit bottom, such as the stables and lamp cabin, and even the main roads for some distance, are often in large collieries lighted with gas brought from the surface, or in some cases the gas given off by the coal is used for the same purpose.
The drawing or winding of the coal from the pit bottom to the surface is one of the most important operations in coal mining, and probably the department in which winding mechanical appliances have been brought to the highest state of development.
The different elements making up the drawing arrangements of a colliery are - (r) the cage, (2) the shaft or pit fittings, (3) the drawing-rope, (4) the engine and (5) the surface arrangements.
The guides or conductors in the pit may be constructed of wood, in which case rectangular fir beams, about 3 by 4 in., are used, attached at intervals of a few feet to buntons or cross-beams built into the lining of the pit.
Rigid guides connected with the walling of the pit are probably the best and safest, but they have the disadvantage of being liable to distortion, in case of the pit altering its form, owing to irregular movements of the ground, or other causes.
In a later example at the Bargold pit of the Powell Duffryn Steam Coal Company a mixed arrangement is adopted with horizontal high-pressure and vertical low-pressure cylinders.
The great size and weight of such drums are also disadvantages, as giving rather unmanageable dimensions in a very deep pit.
In this method a third drum is used to receive a heavy flat link chain, shorter than the main drawing-ropes, the end of which hangs down a special or balance pit.
In Belgium it was tried in a pit 940 metres deep, where it has been replaced by flat hempen ropes, and is now restricted to shallower workings.
The surface arrangements of a modern deep colliery are of considerable extent and complexity, the central feature being the head gear or pit frame carrying the guide pulleys Surface which lead the winding roes from the axis of the it arrange= g P P to the drum.
When the cage arrives at the surface, or rather the platform forming the working top above the mouth of the pit, it is received upon the keeps, a pair of hinged gratings which are kept in an inclined position over the pit-top by counterbalance weights, so that they are pushed aside to allow the cage to pass upwards, but fall back and receive it when the engine is reversed.
By this means the time of stoppage is reduced to a minimum, 8 seconds for a three-decked cage as against 28 seconds, as the operations of lowering the tubs to the level of the pit-top, discharging, and replacing them are performed during the time that the following load is being drawn up the pit.
In such cases the engines may be placed in line on opposite sides of the pit, or at right angles to each other.
At Cadeby Main colliery near Doncaster in 1906, 3360 tons were drawn in fourteen hours from one pit 763 yds.
Half a dozen landed estates were purchased in Saxony to supply timber for pit props.
The sea floor is here rent by a chasm, known as the "Bottomless Pit," the waters having a depth of 65 ft.
In the 18th century it ranked next to Leith as a port, but the growth of Grangemouth, higher up the firth, seriously affected its shipping trade, which is, however, yet considerable, coal and pig-iron forming the principal exports, and pit props from the Baltic the leading import.
By the "pit" process the green rods are stood upright in shallow pits of water at a depth of about 6 to 9 in.
A third, known as the "pie" system enables the grower to bridge over the interval, and to keep his hands employed, between the end of the "head" and the beginning of the "pit" strippings.
Cinder cones are the predominant type of craters on both Mauna Kea and the Kohala Mountains, and they are also numerous on the upper slopes of Mauna Hualalai; but the more typically Hawaiian pit or engulfment craters also abound on Mauna Hualalai and Mokuaweoweo, crowning the summit of Mauna Loa, as well as Kilauea, to the S.E.
Then came another similar, but smaller propylaeum, and opposite to that was the entrance to the great court (auXi 7), nearly 53 by 70 ft., in which stands an altar or pit of sacrifice, in a position similar to that occupied by the altar of Zeus Herceus in the later Greek house.
Gravel from an inland pit is to be preferred; though occasionally very excellent varieties are found upon the sea-coast.
An excellent pit for wintering bedding-out plants or young greenhouse stock is shown at fig.
This more direct and ready access to the plants within is one of the principal recommendations of this form of pit.
A pit of this character may be sunk into the ground deeper than is indicated in the figure if the subsoil is dry and gravelly, but in the case of a damp subsoil it should rather be more elevated, as the soil could easily be sloped up to meet the retaining wall.
The cut portions of bulky sets should be suffered to lie a short time before being planted, in order to dry the surface and prevent rotting; this should not, however, be done with such tropical subjects as caladiums, the tubers of which are often cut up into very small fragments for propagation, and of course require to be manipulated in a properly heated propagating pit.
The pots should be watered so as to settle the soil, and be placed in the close atmosphere of the propagating pit or frame, where they will need scarcely any water until the buds are seen pushing through the surface.
The pricking out of seedlings in pots in the propagating pit is effected in a similar way.
Cut down plants of chrysanthemums, which should be placed in a cool pit, near the glass, in order to afford hard sturdy cuttings in February.
Roses, carnations, camellias, azaleas, pelargoniums and the hardier sorts of plants will do better if placed in a cold frame or pit until the middle of November than they would in an ordinary greenhouse.
If asparagus or rhubarb is wanted for winter use, it should be taken up and stowed away in pit, frame, shed or cellar for a month or two.
On account of this difficulty the moulds formerly stood, not on cars, but directly on the floor of a casting pit while receiving the molten steel.
When the ingots had so far solidified that they could be handled, the moulds were removed and set on the floor to cool, the ingots were set on a car and carried to the soaking furnace, and the moulds were then replaced in the casting pit.
Gjers Soaking Pit.
Gjers did this by setting the partly solidified ingot in a well-closed " pit " of brickwork, preheated by the excess heat of previous lots of ingots.
At first each claim was an independent pit 31 ft.
By 1889, in the whole group of mines, Kimberley, Dutoitspan, De Beers and Bultfontein, open pit working was practically abandoned.
The aspect of the Kimberley pit in 1906 is shown in fig.
Her opinion of his writings was more important to him than the voice of the pit of Drury Lane Theatre, or the judgment of the Monthly Review.
A pit or depression, known as "the cerebral organ," opens into the brain just above the mouth; this usually divides into two limbs, which are deeply pigmented and have been called eyes.
Sometimes, instead of a chamber formed above ground, the barrow covered a pit excavated for the interment under the original surface.
It owes its development from a mere pit village very largely to the enterprise of Sir Charles Mark Palmer.
An interesting feature of the minute anatomy of Euflorideae, as the Red Algae, exclusive of the Bangiaceae, have been termed, is the existence of the so-called Floridean pit.
When a cell divides it is found that there remains in the middle of the new wall a single large circular pit, which persists throughout the life of the cells, becoming more and more conspicuous with the progress of the thickening of the wall.
Protoplasmic continuity has been observed in the delicate membrane closing the pit.
The characteristic pit is also absent.
The method once exclusively used consists in mixing the raw materials with a large quantity of water in a wash mill, a machine having radial horizontal arms driven from a central vertical spindle and carrying harrows which stir up and intermix any soft material placed in the pit in which the apparatus revolves.
The tomb-pit is surrounded by chambers to hold the offerings, the actual sepulchre being a great wooden chamber in the midst of the brick-lined pit.
The cemetery of private persons begins in the Ist dynasty with some pit tombs in the town.
A rat, he declared, was gnawing at the pit of his stomach.
Royal authority, sheriffs, juries and witnesses gradually superseded ordeal, compurgation, and trial by battle, though even barons long retained the right of " pit and gallows."
Many victims of the plague were buried in a pit neighbouring to these fields, near the junction of Goswell Road and Old Street.
Just across the Nydeck bridge is the famous bear pit in which live bears are kept, as they are supposed to have given the name to the town; certainly a bear is shown on the earliest known town seal (1224), while live bears have been maintained at the charges of the town since 1513.
This becomes divided into two, the right half forming the cavity of the rostrum, while the left acquires an opening to the exterior, and forms the praeoral pit of the larva, which subsequently gives rise to special ciliated tracts in the vestibule of the mouth mentioned above.
The consequence was that the two leading members of the cabinet, Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson, exponents for the most part of diametrically opposite political doctrines, soon occupied the position, to use the words of one of them, of "two game-cocks in a pit."
Human sacrifices to Baal were common, and, though in Phoenicia proper there is no proof that the victims were burned alive, the Carthaginians had a brazen image of Baal, from whose downturned hands the children slid into a pit of fire; and the story that Minos had a brazen man who pressed people to his glowing breast points to similar rites in Crete, where the child-devouring Minotaur must certainly be connected with Baal and the favourite sacrifice to him of children.
The latter lay their eggs in one and the same nest, a shallow pit scraped out by their feet, with the earth heaped around to form a kind of wall against which the outermost circle of eggs rest.
But some were essentially indigenous, and he observed a singular character given to the fauna by the presence of certain Eastern forms, unknown in other parts of Persia, such as the tiger, a remarkable deer of the IndoMalayan group, allied to Cervus axis, and a pit viper (Halys).
The deposit was worked as an underground mine until 1957, when it became an open pit mine.
A pit called the "Maelstrom," in Croghan's Hall, is the spot most remote from the mouth of Gerta's Grotto Creighton's Dome Index Hovey's Cathedral 0' Martel Nelson's Domes p a e t a j-?l . ?Einbigler Dome Edna's Dome Galloway's Dome Chief City Violet.
There are some fine stalactites near this pit, and others in the Fairy Grotto and in Pensico Avenue; but, considering the magnitude of Mammoth Cave, its poverty of stalactitic ornamentation is remarkable.
The one known as the Bottomless Pit was for many years a barrier to all further exploration, but it is now crossed by a wooden bridge.
In the next stage of complication, seen in the supernumerary (seventh) ocellus of Charybdaea, the patch of pigmented and sensory epithelium is pushed in to form a little pit, in the T Aurelia aurita.
The drawing represents a section, taken in marginal lappets forming pit.
As a further advance, the pit becomes widened out into a cup, as in the lateral ocelli of Charybdaea.
Each contains a terminal ganglion connected with sensory cells in the lateral pit.
While the goddess took as subjects her quarrel with Poseidon as to the naming and possession of Attica, and the warning examples of those who ventured to pit themselves against the immortals, Arachne depicted the metamorphoses of the gods and their amorous adventures.
If the rust so covered up has not begun to pit the iron the chances are that it will do no harm; but, if it is already well developed and of some thickness, it will have enough oxidizing agents in its pores to develop more oxide, and to swell up and crack the paint.
In the process of fertilization the two male generative nuclei, accompanied by the pollen-tube nucleus and that of the stalk-cell, pass through an open pit at the apex of the pollen-tube into the protoplasm of the ovum.
It differs from the true crocodile principally in having the head broader and shorter, and the snout more obtuse; in having the fourth, enlarged tooth of the under jaw received, not into an external notch, but into a pit formed for it within the upper one; in wanting a jagged fringe which appears on the hind legs and feet of the crocodile; and in having the toes of the hind feet webbed not more than half way to the tips.
His way ran through stench and fire, close to the mouth of the bottomless pit.
This lake lies in a great pit or caldera created by the wrecking in prehistoric times of the volcano Mount Mazama, which according to geologists once had an altitude of about 14,000 ft.
This consists of hard, elongated, slender, cylindrical or tapering, thread-like masses of epidermic tissue, each of which grows, without branching, from a short prominence, or papilla, sunk at the bottom of a pit, or follicle, in the true skin, or dermis.
He died on the 13th of November in the same year, and was buried in Westminster Abbey, but after the Restoration his remains were exhumed and buried in a pit in the yard of St Margaret's, Westminster.
The essential difference between these two kinds of eye appears to be that the Chaetopod eye (in its higher developments) is a vesicle enclosing the lens, whereas the Arthropod eye is a pit or series of pits into which the heavy chitinous cuticle dips and enlarges knobwise as a lens.
There in August 1876 he began work in the Dometombs and by the Lion Gate, and opened a large pit just within the citadel.
This pit, generally filled in the living animal with particles of food, is FIG.
In the median line, immediately above the leaf-scar, is a print representing the ligule, or rather the pit in which it was seated.
The most interesting point in the structure of the leaf-base is the presence of a ligule, like that of Isoetes or Selaginella, which was seated in a deep pit, opening on the upper surface of the cushion, just above the insertion of the lamina.
The tall figure loping after them was the equivalent of an immortal pit bull, one of the Watchers' own elite personal guards.
The truth settled into the pit of her stomach, along with the realization that she meant what she'd saidâ€”she would do whatever it took to free the man she loved.
Your's truly, as acting sheriff, landed the chore of crawling in the pit, following up on this official inquiry.
Instead, he felt himself sinking deeper and deeper into a pit of questionable ethics for questionable reasons.
The main pit was a vertical shaft.
The weather forecast was so abysmal that I was all for abandoning the visit to a local pit.
At the end of the performance, a head popped out of the orchestra pit to receive some acclamation.
Such attitudes have been reflected in the predominantly ' common sense ' explanations of pit alignments to date.
Puppet shows, entertainers and a giant sand pit will keep toddlers amused until they fall asleep!
The speakers waxed lyrically about the fresh water aquatic conservation center, which they hope to bring to a disused clay pit near Bedford.
However, a pit containing a primary pottery assemblage of early 13th century date denotes the nearby presence of a house.
I learned that fin he grew auld he pit on corsets an dyed his hair.
A more popular pit babe will attract more revenue.
G24 YBB Pit F13 C1065 Find no 4124 One fragment of everted closed tubular rim from a funnel beaker.
Few favored spots slight bobble in pit stops will.
Without warning, it is stated, they were hurled to the pit bottom.
Other finds have included a spectacular brooch from a large pit on the east side of the site.
The captured pit bull will be put to sleep.
Behind the second hearse was a solitary woman walking a pit bull terrier on a lead.
In the wood below is a pit, which could have been used for charcoal burning, or for burning twigs to produce potash.
I have examined his face and hands which are slightly burnt, by the explosion in the pit.
Martin's bid of over £ 1bn would pit him against a possible management buyout announced last month headed by chief executive Kevin Lomax.
Pegswood pit canteen was quite a small place and only supplied meals for a few of the workers.
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The pit containing the cist was markedly deeper than the individual graves.
This is particularly important given the imminent closure of the pit.
A few similar badge examples are known from the 1992 campaign against pit closures plus the 1972 miners strike.
Pit has been very wet for some time, which had caused me to have cold sweats and fever.
Photograph taken at the ceremony to cut the first sod of the Cambrian colliery No 4 Pit.
Pit Point that lies in a local concavity in all directions (all neighbors higher ).
A hands and knees crawl continues to a roomy passage with a pit to the right into Maple Leaf Aven.
An old borrow pit fringed by willows contains an interesting aquatic flora including spiked water milfoil and common water crowfoot.
The chemistry equipment found in the pit included numerous crucibles, as well as flasks and possible acid bottles.
Until we make a break with this sick past then the UK will sink further into a pit of lies deceit and treachery.
He became steward of the local Working Men's Club and after attending evening classes he became a pit deputy.
A. A Pit Bike is a small but robust off road dirt bike.
Like other portal dolmens, the stones were erected over a pit now filled in.
Pit Bull dogs have small pointy ears, and a large black nose.
He tours the pit lane asking competitors what they think needs to be done to attract more entrants.
A fuel filler problem resulted in Jenson being waved out of the pit without any fuel going into the car.
The pit band, under the baton of John Owen Edwards, is also first-rate.
Below, in front of the oven, is a pit full of water, into which they put the glass frit.
The pit was situated near the blast furnace about half a mile from the village.
Later there was a ringtail Hen Harrier at Rye Harbor Farm and a drake goldeneye still on Long Pit.
The pit also has glacial gravels at the top from the Pleistocene.
Waders present included greenshank, green and wood sandpiper and snipe as well as eight black-tailed godwits on the ARC pit.
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The slag heaps or pit mounds of closed mines have been put to many new uses.
Behind the second hearse was a solitary man, walking a pit bull dog on a leash.
They seemed very helpless in that pit of theirs.
The known elements of this landscape include henges, barrows, cursuses, and pit alignments.
As a practical example, let's consider hexagram 29 The Pit.
In September 1819, a group of eleven men became trapped underground at the pit following a sudden inrush of water.
Get a better james ince johnny pit stops will in which each.
During my first and second stint, front brake judder occurred and I had to come into the pit.
Explore the exit of the pit lane to give just a little more room on approach.
On the pit were the usual 1000+ lapwing, several Green Sandpiper and a Kingfisher.
WaterAid can show people how to build simple pit latrines, or large composting latrines for a whole school, from locally available materials.
Just 9.7 per cent use modern flush toilets or " improved " pit latrines.
Working together, villagers cleaned and fenced nine boreholes, cleared and opened drainage areas, and constructed new household pit latrines.
Then a local builder's merchant built a hall on the far side, closing up the open view across the pit.
Open pit mining finished during the early 1800's and was replaced by small-scale underground mining at the Mona Mine in 1811.
I felt a pang of fear creep in deep down to the pit of my stomach.
You can have endless hours of fun, and then when you get a pit peckish, you can eat the bastard.
They had thrown some herbs over the top, and one bunch had fallen into an excavated pit.
To be reached to the active passage after descending 11m pit.
Eldon Hole near Peak Forest used to be feared as the entrance to a bottomless pit or even to Hell itself.
Construction, use and maintenance of pit latrines and refuse pit latrines and refuse pits; environmental hygiene.
In 1983 they started excavating in the bottom of the gravel pit.
The mosh pit are world class for the first we just had.
The sooner he skulks off into the cess pit he calls home the better.
This small chalk pit lying deep within Thetford Forest has the largest colony of military orchid in Britain.
They could even be standing underneath a silage pit, possibly even constructed with a European Union grant for poor rural areas.
I think (banning pit bulls) is a public safety issue.
A get-together at Chelsea College of Art which appears to pit ' identity politics for artists ' against global capitalism.
Feature 3014 can be interpreted as a heavily truncated posthole or small pit.
Padded reel pouch is large enough to take a big pit reel.
In particular Gatiss ' effusive praise for Quatermass and the Pit is highly contagious.
I had a strange premonition and asked Roger Harvey my pit manager to change to wet tires.
Pit with him highest to lowest amp preventive medicine come from carts.
Every few days, the miners had to shore up their tunnel with timber pit props.
Padded reel pouches large enough to accomodate big pit reels, with padded flap between rods for added protection.
Padded reel pouch is large enough to take a big pit reel pouch is large enough to take a big pit reel.
The scenes at the pit's mouth during the long attempt to clear the shaft were most heart rending.
Step back in time as you enter the Victorian schoolroom and the re-constructed pit village.
A commemorative serviette produced as a ' Souvenir in Affectionate Remembrance of the miners who lost their lives in the Bentley Pit disaster ' .
For they have dug a pit to take me, and laid snares for my feet.
In cohesive soils, loosen the soil in the sides and bottom of the pit with a spade or fork.
Unfortunatly, some drivers got a little too eager, resulting in 2 pit lane speeding penalties being handed out.
Within this test pit two deposits were found to overlie the natural subsoil.
You might as well, as one man has said, live in a coal pit and claim that you're developing a suntan.
Two views of the wooden superstructure of the new box arising from the old pit.
Edward Sissons engine tenter at the Park Pit was charged by Mr. Wells of neglecting rules 51 and 52 of the pit.
The pit yielded 12 tons of water to every ton of coal drawn.
Despite efforts to remove the Minnesota trial transcripts from the net, Putnam Pit has made them available.
Messel Pit lies in the highly urbanized Frankfurt am Main area, a densely populated region.
Pit viper venom can involve virtually every organ system.
Rather limited small vertebrate remains suggest either a more rapid process or the presence of some sort of structure around the pit.
All of the snakes pictured below except for the coral snake are pit vipers.
The horseshoe pit and sand volleyball court are a few steps away and the swimming pool is nearby.
Pit ponies, pulling wagons along rails, transported these items to the end of the barrier.
At the foot of High Peak Trail is a catch pit, where runaway wagons once came to rest.
No the wan WI the three hooses, the other wee scunner, the wan WI the three hooses, the other wee scunner, the wan who'd pit the boot in the taxi scam.
The former clay pit is being remodeled to create an attractive lake to attract wildfowl.
On the third pit that we explored, we finally came across our first Marbled Teal among other wildfowl.
The game should prove advantageous for the experienced Dungeons and Dragons player who cannot find a Dungeon Master against which to pit wits.
When ye've feenished WI yon buik, pit it past.
Presently at a feast of Anahite Gregory refused to assist his sovereign in offering pagan sacrifice, and his parentage being now revealed, was thrown into a deep pit at Artashat, where he languished for fourteen years, during which persecution raged in Armenia.
The pit has its opening turned towards the sub-umbral cavity, while it base or fundus forms a bulge, more or less pronounced, on the ex-umbral side of the velum.
From the open condition arises the closed condition very simply by closing up of the aperture of the pit.
Where the water does not accumulate very rapidly it is a common practice to allow it to collect in a pit or sump below the working bottom of the shaft, and to draw it off in a water tub or" hoppet "by the main engine, when the latter is not employed in raising coal.
Wooden guides being of considerable size, block up a certain portion of the area of the pit, and thus offer an impediment to the ventilation, especially in upcast shafts, where the high temperature, when furnace ventilation is used, is also against their use.
Mokuaweoweo, on the flat top of Mauna Loa, is a pit crater with a floor 3.7 sq.
Gjers did this by setting the partlysolidified ingot in a well-closed " pit " of brickwork, preheated by the excess heat of previous lots of ingots.
Before long they neared the Black Pit, where a busy swarm of Mangaboos, headed by their Princess, was engaged in piling up glass rocks before the entrance.
If he had not taken upon himself the responsibility of Laura Bridgman's education and led her out of the pit of Acheron back to her human inheritance, should I be a sophomore at Radcliffe College to-day--who can say?
The soldiers dragged it awkwardly from the post and began pushing it into the pit.
In rainy weather we suffer by water in the pit.
The pit has been closed and the defeated community recoils in shock.
Mr White advised that a pit would require to be reinstated as part of an agreement in relation to this application.
The scenes at the pit 's mouth during the long attempt to clear the shaft were most heart rending.
The whole episode was a salutary reminder of the dangers of the ' incident pit '.
Playing in the back garden Ã¢ we had a sand pit.
I was gazing on them when of a sudden the sentinel at the door of the pit called out Dios !
A commemorative serviette produced as a ' Souvenir in Affectionate Remembrance of the miners who lost their lives in the Bentley Pit disaster '.
The main pit was a vertical shaft like a lift shaft.
Shovel pit testing holes are dug over a grid system which is used for all the survey techniques we are using on the farm.
A sickening feeling starts to grow from the pit of my stomach.
First, a partially burnt reddish silty sand containing charcoal fragments appears to have been thrown into the base of the pit.
They are usually compact with no pit or machine room requirement, and most are free standing and only require a single-phase power supply.
The Cardigan men had tried a rush, in skirmishing order, at the pit, simply to be swept out of existence.
The future looks like slim coal pickings again for the pit village bright sparks.
We 've been up at the farm dredging the slurry pit to look for a contact lens.
Interestingly, in addition to the high proportion of spiky fragments, pit fills include an above average proportion of rounded fragments.
Foam Pit Just being finished off, team have been trying out the 30ft square box filled with nice squishy stuff to good effect.
You might as well, as one man has said, live in a coal pit and claim that you 're developing a suntan.
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Numbers of other minute wood fragments were found on this single 1 cm² peel, some of which showed damaged bordered pit tracheid structures.
The left route leads to a low chamber with a large, undescended pit in the floor.
Johnstone was engaged taking loaded wagons drawn by a horse from the pit to the colliery siding.
No the wan wi the three hooses, the other wee scunner, the wan who 'd pit the boot in the taxi scam.
Remember the hole of the pit whence thou wast taken, and wonder.
When ye 've feenished wi yon buik, pit it past.
Evasive people give me a bad feeling in the pit of my stomach.
For instance, having a swimming pool or a certain type of dog (think pit bulls) can limit your coverage severely.
When you buy a used or refurbished printer, you aren't purchasing a money pit.
A forl is a pit that develops on a tooth near the gum line, and this can be very painful.
For a backyard camp-out, keep it simple and plan to cook hotdogs and marshmallows over a hot grill or fire pit (if zoning allows) on a long skewer.
You will have a pre-determined schedule, and you will pit your players against someone else's players each week.
In fact, by the time Page was ten years old, she had already landed a role on the Canadian television series Pit Pony.
In 2002, Page's performance on Pit Pony garnered her a Young Artist award nomination for Best Performance in a T.V.
It has an expandable hood with faux fur, taffeta lining, pit zips should more ventilation be needed, a goggle pocket and retractable flash pass pocket.
What's more, Hawaii is not the final destination on these Pacific voyages; rather the 50th state is merely a pit stop on cruises that last between 30 and 66 days.
Most shelters automatically kill dogs of certain breeds, such as Chows, Pit Bulls, and Wolf Hybrids, even in places where they are legal to own.
Visitor QuestionI have a three-month-old male Pit Bull named Bodacious.
The American Pit Bull Terrier has roots back to 19th century England where its ancestors worked to help butchers control unruly bulls.
People then began to place the dogs in a "pit" with many rats; the dog that killed the most rats won the competition.
This is where the term "pit" became part of the name for these types of dogs.
When the English Settlers came to America, they brought the dogs that would become the foundation for the American Pit Bull Terrier with them.
Pit puppies will steal your heart with their round little bodies and square jaws.
Pitbulls are a member of the Terrier family and are actually a mix of a number of breeds including the American Pit Bull Terrier, American Staffordshire Terrier and Staffordshire Bull Terrier.
Due to the large number of Pitbull attacks in recent years, many cities have implemented Pit Bull-specific legislation regarding who may own one, the type of restraints and fencing required, and penalties for violations.
Division in spring, the offsets being started in a frame or pit; in May or June they may be planted out.
The seeds should be sown in warm frames in spring or in August, when the seedlings require to be wintered in a pit, and flowers are borne from June to November.
The most basic type of outdoor fireplace design involves a portable fire pit or chimney pot such as the Mexican chimenea.
The term might simply mean a fire pit, with low brick or stone walls built around it, so you have a permanent place in the yard to build a fire.
If you don't see yourself cooking more than marshmallows on your outdoor fire, the fire pit idea is a good one, and shouldn't cost much money.
Again, using a fire pit that's more like a campfire than a fireplace may be the best option for you.
Of course, if you're merely building a surround for a fire pit, you can certainly do that yourself.
Some of their products are even fire resistant, which can be a priceless feature in the event of a small fire started by a grill or fire pit.
Stay away from white colored stones, since these can discolor easily, and watch out for very soft limestones, such as Lagos Azul, which can pit inside a shower.
If you want to install an automatic pool safety cover, you will need to have space for a motor and assembly pit on your pool deck.
Before building a campfire, clear away all shrubbery and vegetation from the area, dig a pit for the fire and surround it with rocks.
Many nursing home facilities are pit stops on the road of recovery.
All you need to play these games is a bocce ball or horseshoe set, a pit area, and some friends that don't mind losing to you!
Use it to open the small lockers in the first conduit pit to find a databank item.
Some free online games pit players against computer A.I. (artificial intelligence) controlled players, or just against the system.
One of our favorites is the member-supported Scrabble rooms at [www.thepixiepit.co.uk The Pixie Pit].
Give direction on speed, when to come in for a pit stop and when to pass a car.
If you fall into a pit, press Y repeatedly and keep switching weapons.
Go to the cliff overlooking a bottomless water pit next to the first Convenant shuttle drop (Phantom).
When you meet other trainers you can pit your Pokémon against theirs.
Each level would pit you against a different rapper and you would have to mimic their moves and keep up with them.
Grab the statue in the spawning pit room in your tower and take it with you.
The core gameplay here is to build up the powers of your Pokemon and pit them against one another in a series of coliseums and arenas.
Oops, did you just fall into a pit of thorns?
Feel free to pit the acrobatic Rey Mysterio against the powerhouse known as Batista to see who will rise to the top of the ranks and capture the championship.
It is only here that you will be able to pit some of the best known Nintendo superstars against one another.
And when I say loosely, I mean the rope has so much slack on it, you wished Christian Slater, Tara Reid and Stephen Dorff were hanging on it and falling into a pit of 'I should have passed on this project' hell.
Dubbed the Video Game Ratings Council, the VRC was created to mediate mature-themed games such as Pit Fighter, Night Trap and Mortal Kombat.
While some campsites have built-in grates positioned over the fire pit or ring, these do have disadvantages.
Crumple dry paper (newspaper is fine) and place it on the bottom of the fire pit.
Each park offers different amenities with most offering a fire pit, picnic tables, a supply of water, showers and a cleared area for you to secure your tent.
If you're willing to put the labor into building your own campfire pit, then a standard replacement gas or charcoal grill grate is sufficient.
Then, when you're at the rustic campsite that doesn't have any campfire ring already available, just dig a fire pit with a circumference that's smaller than your grate.
Build up a pile of large stones at the rim of the pit, and then place your grill grate on top of this.
When you're ready to cook, remove the grate, build a fire, and then when the fire starts to die down, simply place your grate over the top of the pit and start cooking.
This is a perfect setup when you're camping on land where you don't want to dig any holes for a fire pit, but you would still like to have a campfire.
Build your fire pit in a safe location at least eight feet from bushes, trees, and tents.
Use some large rocks to make the perimeter of the fire pit.
Build a mound of briquettes in the middle of the fire pit.
Turn it over and move it around in the fire pit for even cooking.
When camping in the wild, build your fire pit in a safe location at least eight feet from all flammable objects.
Build your fire pit with large rocks or boulders if available.
Crumple up some paper, which will act as your tinder, and place it in the center of the fire pit.
If you are staying in a campground, your campsite will probably have a fire circle, pit, or in ground grill where you can build a fire to use for cooking.
Eno River State Park-This is a primitive campground with approximately five sites available, including fire rings and pit toilets.
Wrap the following ingredients in a double layer of foil and put in the fire pit for 30 minutes.
Pit vipers, named after the small heat-sensing pit that lies between each eye and nostril, are responsible for about 99 percent of the venomous snakebites suffered by Americans.
Rattlesnakes, copperheads, and cottonmouths (also called water moccasins) are pit vipers.
Some pit vipers carry potent venom that can threaten the brain and spinal cord.
Venomous pit viper bites usually begin to swell within ten minutes and sometimes are painful.
Many pit viper and coral snake bites (20%) fail to poison their victim or introduce only a small amount of venom into the victim's body.
Pit bulls, rottweilers, and German shepherds (responsible for nearly half of all fatal dog attacks in the United States in 2000) are potentially dangerous pets in households where children live or visit.
The dentist or dental hygienist may suspect tooth decay if a dark spot or a pit is seen during a visual examination.
Certain breeds of dogs are much more likely to attack humans than others; those most often involved in fatal attacks are pit bulls, Rottweilers, German shepherds, huskies, and mastiffs.
These are people who regulate the elements…hang meat in the air to dry…stuff a cleaned animal into its own stomach and cook it over a pit fire…put food on ice to keep cool…pull fish out of the water, vegetables out of the ground.
Once the news of death really begins to sink in, the affected person may fall into a pit of depression.
Utilize free online genealogy research sources and tools, and take advantage of free tutorials to help you avoid common pit falls made by amateurs at Ancestral Findings.
If you're interested in this look, you'll need to make a pit stop at a beauty supply store for a set of hot rollers.