How to use Roperies in a sentence
There are cardboard factories, roperies, tanneries and oil mills.
There are also in the city several large grain mills and breweries, a biscuit factory, wire and hemp roperies, fuel works, general foundries and engineering works.
Marlborough possesses little trade other than agricultural; but there are breweries, tanneries and roperies.
The once flourishing cloth and woollen trades have declined, but there are large breweries, roperies, potteries, and, in the neighbourhood, marble, granite, asphalt and lime works.Advertisement