Sewer Sentence Examples
The council may also complain to the county council that the district council have failed to sewer their parish or provide a proper water-supply, or generally to enforce the provisions of the Burial Acts; and upon such complaint, if ascertained to be well founded, the county council may transfer to themselves the powers and duties of the district council, or may appoint a competent person to perform such powers and duties.
It has various manufactures, including gypsum, plaster, oatmeal, brick and tile, sewer pipe, pottery, foundry and machine-shop products, and shoes.
As far back as 1777-1799 the Georgsstollen was cut through the mountains from the east of Klausthal westward to Grund, a distance of 4 m.; but this proving insufficient, another sewer, the Ernst-Auguststollen, no less than 14 m.
An attempt was made to remedy this state of things by the Public Health Amendment Act 1890, section 19, but the remedy so provided was very partial, and may be said to be confined to the case where two or more houses belonging to different owners are drained into a common drain laid under private land, and ultimately discharging into a sewer in a road or street.
At the mouth of the Roding (Barking Creek) are great sewage works, receiving the Northern Outfall sewer from London.Advertisement
In the larger " towns " the officers elected at this meeting may consist of five, seven or nine selectmen, a clerk, a treasurer, three or more assessors, three or more overseers of the poor, one or more collectors of taxes, one or more auditors, one or more surveyors of highways, a road commissioner, a sewer commissioner, a board of health, one or more constables, two or more field drivers, two or more fence viewers, and a tree warden; but in the smaller " towns " the number of selectmen niay be limited to three, the selectmen may assess the taxes, be overseers of the poor, and act as a board of health, and the treasurer or constable may collect the taxes.
It may be pointed out here that these expressions are defined by the act, the effect of the definitions being shortly that a drain is a conduit for the drainage of one building or of several within the same curtilage, while a sewer comprises every kind of drain except that which is covered by the definition of a drain as above stated.
It is a residential and manufacturing suburb of Boston, of which, industrially, it forms a part; it is included in the metropolitan water, sewer and park districts, and in the Boston postal district.
In 1900 Nebraska City ranked third among the manufacturing cities of the state, the manufactures including canned fruits and vegetables, packed pork, flour, oatmeal, hominy, grits, meal, starch, cider-vinegar, agricultural implements, windmills, paving bricks, concrete, sewer pipe, beer, over-ails and shirts.
The owner or occupier of any premises is entitled as of right to cause his drain to be connected with any sewer, on condition only of his giving notice and complying with the regulations of the council as to the mode in which the communication is to be made, and subject to the control of any person appointed by the council to superintend the work.Advertisement
If a house does not possess a sufficient drain, the occupier may be required to provide one, and to cause it to discharge into a sewer if there is one within zoo ft.
In the case of new houses, these may not be built or occupied in an urban district without their being first provided with sufficient drains as the council may require; and in an urban district it is forbidden to cause any building to be newly erected over a sewer without the consent of the council.
The surrounding country is a magnificent livestock and farming region, and in the immediate vicinity are valuable deposits of coal, of limestone, of shale suitable for sewer pipe and of fire clays.
It smelled like the sewer system was overflowing.
The town was traversed by a well-paved street with a stone sewer, and contained several important private houses and a larger one which seems to have been FIG.Advertisement
Subsequently the streets were cleansed and repaved, an improved sewer system was put in operation, and the water supply was obtained from artesian wells.
Boston paid in 1907 36% of all state taxes, and about 33, 62, 47 and 79% respectively of the assessments for the metropolitan sewer, parks, boulevards and water services.
The municipality owns the water works and the sewer system; the water supply is obtained from the Delaware and is stored in a reservoir having a capacity of about i io,000,000 gallons.
Among the manufactures are zinc spelter-there are large smelters here-clay products (chiefly vitrified brick, sewer pipe and tile; the clay being obtained from a great underlying bed of shale), blasting powder, packinghouse products and planing-mill products.
This system has the advantage of the greatest convenience in operation, no lifts being required, since the distance from the street surface to the station platform is about 12 to 15 ft.; it has the disadvantages, however, of necessitating the tearing up of the street surface during construction, and the readjustment of sewer, water, gas and electric mains and other subsurface structures, and of having the gradients partially dependent on the surface topography.Advertisement
The city is supplied with water drawn from the Missouri river above the mouth of the Kansas or Kaw (which is used as a sewer by Kansas City, Kan.); the main pumping station and settling basins being at Quindaro, several miles up the river in Kansas; whence the water is carried beneath the Kansas, through a tunnel, to a high-pressure distributing station in the west bottoms. The waterworks (direct pressure system) were acquired by the city in 1895.
Excommunicated posthumously by Pope Calixtus IV., his body was exhumed and thrown in the common sewer.
All in a Days Work Placing poison bait in the sewer system to eradicate rodents.
Last year, 75 of our customers ' homes were flooded internally with sewage due to nearby sewer blockages.
Unless you have your own cesspit or septic tanks your private sewer will eventually connect to a public sewer.Advertisement
Snow was now certain that the well had been contaminated with infected sewage - either from the sewer or the many nearby cesspits.
In November they installed three manholes and the interconnecting pipes for the sewer diversion to be completed after the pound is lowered.
If you can obtain the necessary easements from the relevant landowners, you can lay this sewer.
The factory discharges its effluent to sewer following partial treatment using dissolved air floatation (DAF) technology and high rate filtration.
Install backflow valves or plugs on drains, toilets and other sewer connections to prevent floodwaters from entering your home.
A coke furnace was kept burning 24 hours a day to draw a continuous flow of air through the sewer.
Right next to the sewer pipe and the water mains!
The tower was sited very close to where the modern sewer outfall is today.
In 1992, the former Fife Regional Council installed 6 mm screens at the town's combined sewer overflows.
The purpose of the scheme is to provide additional storage capacity to the existing system to reduce foul sewer overflow.
There are also a number of small pillboxes made of sewer pipes around perimeter of the site.
She is the sewer rat of the political world.
Due to a new sewer being laid, old cushions were removed on one side of a road and then re-laid.
Lenton was connected up to this intercepting sewer in 1875.
The excavation of trenches for new drainage and underground sewer and gas tanks was observed.
Your drain will probably connect to a private sewer which then connects to a public sewer.
London's Victorian sewers A modern sewer system has two sewer pipes.
The main Low Street outfall sewer was seriously damaged for a length of about 25 yards.
Further extensions to the interceptor sewer scheme are also planned.
In Houston, there's a huge Victorian storm sewer that empties into Buffalo Bayou.
Work is currently under way on the construction of an ovoid trunk sewer which will increase the storage capacity of the present sewerage system.
The disposal of foul sewerage shall be via the existing connection out to the public sewer located within the highway.
Then on Thursday morning a burst sewer pipe had to be repaired on Church Road, causing a two-mile tailback and an unfortunate odor.
Any sewer which is not vested in the sewerage undertaker is a private sewer.
Sewer passage, once a tremendous mud wallow is a very clean passageway now.
We are proposing to construct an 11km long sewer to transfer wastewater from Black Rock in Brighton to our planned new site at Peacehaven.
There was another palace of still more wonderful character, built by the presbyter's father in obedience to a heavenly command, in the city of Bribric. Should it be asked why, with all this power and splendour, he calls himself merely "presbyter," this is because of his humility, and because it was not fitting for one whose sewer was a primate and king, whose butler an archbishop and king, whose chamberlain a bishop and king, whose master of the horse an archimandrite and king, whose chief cook an abbot and king, to be called by such titles as these.
Huntingdon's principal manufactures are stationery, flour, knitting-goods, furniture, boilers, radiators and sewer pipe.
Many of the Polish resistance fighters were forced to escape via the network of sewer canals underneath the city.
London 's Victorian sewers A modern sewer system has two sewer pipes.
For decades the area has been blighted by sewer flooding during heavy rains, causing significant damage to local homes.
Savick Brook / Ribble Link below Lock No 8. The sewer outfall is just to the left.
In Houston, there 's a huge Victorian storm sewer that empties into Buffalo Bayou.
In the London area alone an estimated 1000 tons of cooking fat is swilled down the sewer network each year*.
The unclean things in the world are merely the product of the overflow of the sewer of the human being.
Because of the sewer fiasco, we were without running water for three days.
The cat litter forms firm clumps that are supple and safe to flush in sewer and septic systems.
You could ruin your sewer or septic system.
This lessens your dependency on public water and sewer services.
A family building a home in a rural area can save quite a bit on building costs with the use of composting toilets, eliminating the need for sewer line or septic tank installation.
Greywater accounts for over 30 percent of your indoor water use and is a great way to reduce not only your potable water consumption, but also the water heading to the sewer system.
Processing operations can't use ingredients that are genetically engineered or grown with the use of sewer sludge.
This is very simple because our septic systems and the city sewer systems are set up to handle this kind of waste.
Weeping willow roots have been known to circle and crush water and sewer lines.
Urban sites may necessitate the demolition of a previous structure or could require tapping into the city sewer and water systems.
Since your sewer pipe is exposed, it's a good idea to stuff a rag into it before you begin to keep the gasses from leaking out.
In the Crows' Nest stage, defend the hangar, go the barracks, and find the skull under a hallway with small sewer tunnels.
It was a side-scrolling fighting game with an overhead sewer map that allowed players to switch between the ninja heroes and their unique abilities.
The Northshore RV Resort offers full hookups including electric, water, sewer, cable, and wireless internet.
There are no electric, water, or sewer hook-ups at the campground.
They are fully-contained, making them the perfect option for extended stay travel, particularly when electrical, water, and sewer connections aren't available.
An example of a delusion is the belief that the afflicted person is under the control of a sinister force located in the sewer system that dictates his every move and thought.
Personal loans are used to finance manufactured homes if the home is not sitting on property owned by the homeowner or if the home is not permanently attached to a foundation and utilities (such as a septic tank or sewer system).
Also pay attention to details such as whether there is access to the property from a road, and whether the property has electricity, water and sewer access available.
Embroidery sewing machines are a relatively new innovation, at least for the home sewer.
The Simplicity sewing patterns selections includes a section of super easy to make garments for the beginning sewer.
When a novice sewer takes a first glance at a sewing pattern, she is bound to give up the project right then and there.
The action figures were based on the popular comic book in which four mutant turtles were trained in the martial arts while living in the New York City sewer system.
Even a beginner can make this dress in less than a week, whereas an experienced sewer can finish it in hours.
A long, loose vest can be made by even the most amateur sewer, or, if you find a tattered coat in a thrift shop, cut off the sleeves and call it done.
Even the most experienced sewer should allow time for pattern and fabric shopping, sewing and fitting.
You don't have to be an experienced sewer or designer to make a pattern for a fairy wing costume, although a steady hand and creative mind help.
A basic duffle bag is so easy to make, you don't have to be an experienced sewer to put one together.
In fact, the Shorey family (the owners of the Quoddy name) have been in the moccasin business since Harry Smith Shorey was a hand sewer for L.L. Bean all the way back in the early 1900s.
Photo quilts make impressive wall hangings, placemats and table runners that are manageable projects even a beginning sewer can tackle easily.
Even for an inexperienced sewer, pajamas can be fairly easy to make and it doesn't matter if they are not perfect because they are only seen indoors.
For 19th century items, and occasionally older pieces, a really experienced sewer might enjoy using a pattern from the actual period.
If you or someone you know is an avid sewer, he or she can make a great pair of paw print pajamas in no time.