It would take a sledge hammer or more to break down this portal.
Temptation had been pounding on the door with a sledge hammer lately.
The attempt to sledge over the ice westward towards the E.
In March 1900 a sledge party of thirteen, under Captain Cagni, started northwards.
The drift lasted for 264 days and no land was sighted, although a sledge journey was made westward to long.
Five sledge parties started simultaneously in Nov.
The snow in places was as granular and hard to pull through as sand, and only one sledge could be moved at a time, so that on some days many hours' work only made 2 m.
In March 1770 a merchant named Liakhov saw a large herd of reindeer coming from the north to the Siberian coast, which induced him to start in a sledge in the direction whence they came.
There were landed at Cape Evans 17 Siberian ponies, .33 Siberian sledge dogs and three motor sledges on the design of which Scott had taken immense pains.
I think that the man is at a dead set who has got through a knot-hole or gateway where his sledge load of furniture cannot follow him.
After three days spent in cutting down the sledge and rearranging its load Mawson started on his lonely tramp, and after appalling difficulties, when nearly exhausted, he stumbled on a food depot laid out by a search party 20 m.
The sledge ran out of control and carried him across the frozen lake.
At the Restoration his body was exhumed, and on the 30th of January 1661, the anniversary of the execution of Charles I., it was drawn on a sledge from Holborn to Tyburn, together with the bodies of Ireton and Bradshaw, accompanied by "the universal outcry and curses of the people."
of Agriculture.) Excepting for extensive and rapid travel over the snow in the Arctic regions by means of dog sleds, the extremely limited transportation by dog travail (or sledge) in the Sioux province, and the use of the llama as a beast of burden Travel.
smashed with a sledge hammer.
when on Dec. 14 1912 Ninnis, with his sledge and dogs, broke through the snow covering of a crevasse of enormous depth and was instantly killed.
Owing to this joint the whole upper beak can be moved up and down with extra facility, according to the shoving forwards or backwards of the palato-pterygo-quadrate apparatus which moves sledge - like upon the cranial basis.
hag with a vagina instead of a sledge... .
A light tap with a 7lb sledge hammer remedied the fault!
I pressed myself flat on the sledge until whoosh -- The wolf leaped over me and sank its jaws Into my horse's hindquarters.
In the evening, go hunting for the northern lights on an exciting snowmobile or dog sledge safari - the choice is yours.
Only the huskies giving sledge rides seem bursting with energy.
snowmobile safari tour or dog sledge safari.
An air tractor sledge started with this party but broke down after io miles.
We spent a pleasant five days towing a yellow sledge around the area !
And also, pulling a sledge is a big guy's challenge, and I'm quite demure, as you see.
Prior to this he had been playing sledge hockey.
Choose from three 2-hour optional activities: an exciting snowmobile or husky sledge safari or perhaps try your hand at driving reindeer?
sledge rides seem bursting with energy.
Perhaps on a reindeer safari, by snowmobile, snow shoe or the ultimate - by husky sledge.
We spent a pleasant five days towing a yellow sledge around the area!
Roy fell over headlong, dragging the sledge with him.
A heavy wooden sledge fitted with sharp, cutting, spikes was used to separate the precious wheat from the chaff.
sledge hammer remedied the fault!
sledge hockey is a comparatively new team sport.
sledge journey from the Atlantic to the Pacific - from the Weddell Sea to the Ross Sea.
sledge dogs Ã¢ the first dogs ever used in Antarctic work.
The sledge runner This object is tentatively identified as a sledge runner and is worthy of note.
ice sledge hockey is a comparatively new team sport.
The bonfires, forest feast and horse-drawn sledge ride proved as popular as ever.
21 (Day and Hooper of the motor party, who had dragged a sledge so far, left to return three days later), at the Mid Barrier in lat.
Many essential parts of the equipment were lost with the sledge, and only six dogs in poor condition were left.
16 1915, and, while she remained there with the hope of wintering, Mackintosh and a sledge party laid out depots as far as lat.
Ice sledge hockey is a comparatively new team sport.
Proposed sledge journey from the Atlantic to the Pacific - from the Weddell Sea to the Ross Sea.
Borchgrevink brought with him 90 sledge dogs Ã¢ the first dogs ever used in Antarctic work.
He was spreadeagled on a large wheel, and his remaining sound limbs were smashed with a sledge hammer.
Sightings, tho never guaranteed, are most likely on the snowmobile safari tour or dog sledge safari.
He loved his work and he loved the brisk night ride on his sledge and the gay tinkle of the sleigh-bells.
If you are considering doing some home improvement projects or interior decorating, you may want to digitally experiment with color and layout before picking up that sledge hammer.
Grimm is a singer with a penchant for southern soul, and it was his rendition of Percy Sledge's When a Man Loves a Woman that netted him the top spot.
The hardness of the hardened chrome steel resists the burglar's drill, and the ductility of the wrought iron the blows of his sledge.
A good team of 9 dogs would travel 30 miles in a day pulling a sledge with a load of over 1000lbs.
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