Transport Sentence Examples
How are we going to transport thirty pumpkins?
They need trucks to transport their goods and roads to drive the trucks on.
Howie was as excited as us once we could transport him more precisely.
The transport concerns land routes and sea routes, the latter being the more important.
The Venetians, who contracted for the transport of the crusaders, and whose blind doge Dandolo was first to land in Constantinople, received one-half and onefourth of the divided Greek empire for their spoils.Advertisement
Lack of direct transport facilities is a difficulty.
There'll hardly be another such chance to fall on a transport as today.
They are hermetically sealed for transport.
Improved communications are much needed for the transport of agricultural produce, but the state of the treasury does not admit of more than a nominal expenditure on road-making and other public works.
So, again, it is impossible to make a useful comparative estimate of the advantages and disadvantages of the transport systems of England, the United States and Germany, unless we keep constantly in view the very different geographical, military and political conditions which these systems have to satisfy.Advertisement
It is interesting to observe that a later development of transport between Manchester and Liverpool, namely, the Manchester Cotton landed at the Port of Manchester since the Canal was opened.
The proprietors could transport without trial their unruly serfs to Siberia or send them to the mines for life, and those who presented complaints against their masters were punished with the knout and condemned to the mines.
In the course of the war with Persia Russia had received permission from the Ottoman government to use, for a limited time, the easy road from the Black Sea to Tiflis by way of the valley of the Rion (Phasis) for the transport of troops and supplies, and this permission had been several times renewed.
Many solutions in which the transport numbers vary at high concentration often become simple at greater dilution.
The results go to show that, where the existence of complex ions is not indicated by varying transport numbers, the observed velocities agree with those calculated on Kohlrausch's theory.Advertisement
The transport of goods is their next most important occupation.
All the transport was also lost.
Legislative interference with agricultural operations or with the distribution of food-supplies, currency restrictions and failure of transport, which have all caused famines in the past, are unlikely thus to operate again; nor is it probable that the modern speculators who attempt to make "corners" in wheat could produce the evil effects contemplated in the old statutes against forestallers and regrators.
However until increased facilities of transport brought more desirable stones into competition they were used extensively in Philadelphia and.
On the 3rd of October, therefore, the British government authorized the occupation of the Chumbi valley, and an advance to Gyantse in Tibet and military preparations, with the difficult attendant problem of transport, were undertaken.Advertisement
The river is important for the transport facilities it affords to the rich agricultural districts of Westphalia.
Katkov, he entered in 1877 the service of the Odessa State railway, and so distinguished himself in the transport operations necessitated by the Turkish campaign of 18 771878, that he was soon afterwards appointed general traffic manager of the South-Western railway of Russia and member of an Imperial commission which had to study the whole question of railway construction and management throughout the empire.
She is represented in works of art, often together with Ceres, with a cornucopia (horn of plenty) in her arm, and a ship's prow in the background, indicating the transport of grain over the sea.
Sometimes the one partner affords the other merely a convenient means of transport, as in the case of the barnacles which grow on, or of the gulf-weed crab which clings to, the carapace of marine turtles.
Among occupations not already detailed, those of the male population include transport of every sort (1,094,301), building and other works of construction (1,042,864), manufacture of articles of human consumption, lodging, &c. (774,291), commerce, banking, &c. (530,685), domestic service, &c. (304,195), professional occupations (311,618).Advertisement
Forests cover nearly half the total area of the state, which is believed to be rich in minerals, but lack of transport facilities has hindered the development of its resources.
For a long time no carts or carriages were permitted to enter the city for fear of polluting and injuring the pavement, and the transport of goods was carried on in hand-carts.
The scene grew still more sinister in his eyes after the march of the mob from Paris to Versailles in October, and the violent transport of the king and queen from Versailles to Paris.
A public transport service on the rivers is maintained by the state.
There are few roads in Abyssinia suitable for wheeled traffic. Transport is usually carried on by mules, donkeys, pack-horses and (in the lower regions) camels.
The ass is also small and strong; and the mule, bred in large numbers, is of excellent quality, and both as a transport animal and as a mount is preferred to the horse.
It was his first task to reorganize the administrative and transport departments; only on the 27th of October did he leave Calcutta.
At length the armada sailed in July under the incompetent duke of Medina Sidonia; its object was to secure command of the narrow seas and facilitate the transport of Parmas army from the Netherlands to England.
The Sepoys again had an ineradicable dislike to serve beyond the sea, and the invasion of Pegu necessitated their transport by water to the seat of war.
Slow in their movements, and feeding on vegetable substances, they are confined to the neighbourhood of rivers, estuaries or coasts, although there is a possibility of accidental transport by currents across considerable distances.
The choice of a site for a gas works is necessarily governed by local circumstances; but it is a necessity that there should be a ready means of transport available, and for this reason the works Site of gas should be built upon the banks of a navigable river or works.
He wrote also on the motion of glaciers and the transport of erratic blocks.
A transport was chartered in the Thames for the purposes of the expedition.
He was then appointed to the command of the frigate "La Boudeuse" and the transport "L'Etoile," and set sail in December 1766 on a voyage of discovery round the world.
The richness of the surrounding country in agricultural produce, timber, coal and iron, and its transport facilities have made Louisville a large commercial and manufacturing centre.
The cumbrous wooden carts which afford the sole means of transport in many districts are generally drawn by oxen, although buffaloes may be seen in the south.
Lack of means of transport was a principal cause of the slow progress of Angola.
A less important society is the Rumanian State Navigation Company, possessing a large flotilla of tugs and barges, which run to Budapest, where they have established a combined service with the South Danube German Company for the transport of goods from Pest to Regensburg.
There are practically no branch roads in Turkestan, and the only means of transport in bulk is either by wagon on the few main roads, or by railway.
Ship Canal, has drawn back into Manchester a part of the cotton market which was attracted from Manchester into Liverpool by the famous improvement in transport opened to the public three-quarters of a century ago.
Commerce and transport were the only distinctive basis of the city's growth and wealth until after 1890, when there was a great increase in manufacturing, especially, in South St Joseph, of the slaughtering and meat-packing industry in the last three years of the decade.
The barrels employed in the transport of petroleum products are made of well-seasoned white-oak staves bound by six or eight iron hoops.
Cereals, forage crops, vegetables and fruits of the cold temperate zone can be produced easily, but distance from markets and lack of transport have restricted their production to local needs.
Bernadotte's corps in Hanover was almost in the position of a beleaguered garrison, and the marshal could only obtain his transport by giving out that he was ordered to withdraw to France.
Boots were worn out, greatcoats deficient, transport almost unattainable and, according to modern ideas, the army would have been considered incapable of action.
Hitherto the French had been operating in a rich country, untouched for half a century past by the ravages of war, but as the necessity for a campaign against the Russians confronted the emperor, he realized that his whole supply and transport service must be put on a different footing.
After the wants of the cavalry and artillery had been provided for, there remained but little material for transport work.
The more numerous vessels of the Turkish service are so small, so inadequately equipped and so poorly handled, that they are used for either passenger or freight transport only by those who cannot secure the services of the British steamers.
At one point it is pierced by a gap scarcely five paces wide with walls of variegated marbles polished by the transport of goods.
He was sentenced to a year's imprisonment, but was released in six months through the intervention of Thiers, who sent him on a special mission to the United States to study the question of land and water transport.
It affords facilities for the transport of logs by means of booms above Minneapolis, and is navigable below St Paul; being half a mile broad where it reaches the border of the state at Hastings.
The extraordinary numbers of utilizable water-powers, the unusual transport facilities affording ample means of reaching the great markets, and finally the proximity to the raw materials of manufacture, have made Minnesota of great importance as a manufacturing state.
For certain concentrated solutions the transport number is found to be greater than unity; thus for a normal solution of cadmium iodide its value is I 12.
Thus, diminishing the concentration of the cadmium iodine solution from normal to one-twentieth normal changes the transport number from I 12 to o 64.
Hence it is probable that in cases where the transport number keeps constant with 00000 0 0.
By the end of June, Ahmad Feizi Pasha was in a position to advance on Manakha, where he organized an efficient transport, rallied the scattered remnants of Ali Riza's army, and with the newly arrived troops had by the middle of July a force of some 40 battalions available for the advance on Sana.
He went to China as orderly officer to General Gaselee in 1901, and provided the expedition with a hospital ship at his own expense, while his Imperial Service Transport Corps proved a useful auxiliary to the British army in the Chitral and Tirah expeditions.
In the mountainous districts, where there are only narrow paths, frequently rather steep, it is still not uncommon to meet long trains of pack-mules, which, with ox-carts for heavier goods, constitute the sole means of transport in such regions.
It seems to be certain that Julian, the imperial count or governor of Ceuta, acting in concert with the family and faction of Witiza, who sought his help against Roderic, provided vessels to transport the Berber Tank (Tariq) across the straits.
The study developed options and recommendations over a thirty year period to meet freight and passenger needs within the Norwich to Peterborough transport corridor.
Fares will be integrated with other public transport modes in the city.
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Section 55 British Transport Commission Act 1949 penalizes trespass on railroad lines or property in dangerous proximity to such lines or electrical apparatus.
They can fill the loader with toys or yard leaves dump trucks toy and transport them -- all while having a truckload of fun.
Block rubber is considered to possess certain advantages in securing a constant proportion of water, and in being satisfactory for transport.
It was primarily a military station and transport post on the road to Peru, but after the discovery of the rich silver deposits near Chanarcillo by Juan Godoy in 1832 it became an important mining centre.
But the trade over berg largely developed on the dis covery of the Kimberley diamond mines, and the progress of the country was greatly promoted by the substitution of the railway for the ox wagon as a means of transport.
Natal colonists were not merely the first in the field with the transport traffic to the new goldfields; they became some of the earliest proprietors of mines, and for several years many of the largest mining companies had their chief offices at Pietermaritzburg or Durban.
It is calculated that ioo,000 camels are used for the transport of tea only from Kalgan to Siberia, and that no less than 1,200,000 camels and 300,000 ox-carts are employed in the internal caravan trade.
The infantry, meeting with great difficulties in its crossing of the Riet at Waterval owing to the country and its own unwieldy transport, followed 12 to 2 days later.
This great move was persevered in and accomplished, in spite of the fact that at the very outset of the cross-country march (February 13) the great body of transport which had been collected at Ramdam had been cut off by De Wet (who had stayed on the Riet after French had shaken him off).
These successes, if they retarded Roberts's progress, at least enabled him to rearrange his forces in accordance with the new situation at leisure, and to re-establish his transport, rail and wheeled, and on the 1st of May the main army moved northwards upon the Transvaal capital.
It is, indeed, recorded by Diodorus that Dionysius built the north wall from Euryelus to the Hexapylon in twenty days for a length of 2 3 - 4 m., employing 60,000 peasants and 6000 yoke of oxen for the transport of the blocks.
Most of the deposits are isolated and have not been developed for want of transport.
It would have been scarcely possible to cast such statues in one piece in situ, or, if cast elsewhere, to transport them and elevate them on their pedestals.
A system more elaborate than anything antecedent was then introduced under the name of flying transport.
The nation does not seem to have appreciated the deficiencies of the syndicates service, supplemented as it was by a network of waterways which greatly increased the facilities for transport.
In 1869 a rice-famine occurred in the southern island, Kiiishiu, and while the cereal was procurable abundantly in the northern provinces, people in the south perished of hunger owing to lack of transport facilities.
They were sufficiently occupied in collecting the wounded and clearing up the confusion resulting from an accumulation of trains and transport in the defiles of Gorze and about Noveaut.
After this victory Presbyter John - for so he was wont to be styled - advanced to fight for the Church at Jerusalem; but when he arrived at the Tigris and found no means of transport for his army, he turned northward, as he had heard that the river in that quarter was frozen over in winter-time.
While the majority of his researches bear on one or other of the subjects just mentioned, others deal with such widely different topics as the birds of Greenland, ocean temperatures, the Gulf Stream, barometric measurement of heights, arcs of meridian, glacier transport of rocks, the volcanoes of the Hawaiian Islands, and various points of meteorology.
He was trained in all manly accomplishments by heroes of the highest renown in each, until in a transport of anger at a reprimand he slew Linus, his instructor in music, with the lyre.
Then the advocates of passivity regained the upper hand and kept the squadron in harbour, and henceforward for many months the Japanese navy lay unchallenged off Port Arthur, engaging in minor operations, covering the transport of troops to the mainland, and watching for the moment when the advance of the army should force the Russian fleet to come out.
On the 14th, all his arrangements for supply and transport being at last complete, Oku moved north.
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River transport has been of relatively little importance since the advent of railways.
So much improved is the position of the farmer in North America compared with what it was about 1870, that the transport companies in 1901 carried 174 bushels of his grain to the seaboard in exchange for the value of one bushel, whereas in 1867 he had to give up one bushel in every six in return for the service.
Only a very small proportion of the decline in the price of wheat since 1880 is due to cheapened transport rates; for while the mileage rate has been falling, the length of haulage has been extending, until in 1900 the principal wheat fields of America were 2000 m.
Among the artificial causes may be classed war and economic errors in the production, transport and sale of food-stuffs.
The natural causes of famine are still mainly outside our control, though science enables agriculturists to combat them more successfully, and the improvement in means of transport allows a rich harvest in one land to supplement the defective Breaking up of totemism.
The true palliative of famine is to be found in the improvement of methods of transport, which make it possible rapidly to convey food from one district to another.
There is always enough grain within the boundaries of India for the needs of the people; the only difficulty is to transport it to the tract where it is required at a particular moment.
Another attempt to transport Torstensson and his army to the Danish islands by a large Swedish fleet was frustrated by Christian IV.
The retrospective exhibition of means of transport was interesting in view of the recent opening of the Simplon tunnel, the occasion of the exhibition.
In wind-fertilized plants the flowers are comparatively inconspicuous and devoid of much attraction for insects; and their pollen is smoother and smaller, and better adapted for transport by the wind, than that of insectfertilized plants, the roughness of which adapts it for attachment to the bodies of insects.
In this way large quantities of manure are easily transported to any required spot, and although the work looks hard to an English gardener, the Frenchman says he can carry more manure with less fatigue in half a day than an Englishman can transport in a day with a wheelbarrow.
The conditions under which the beds of coal were formed will be found described under that head; it will be sufficient to notice here that some coal seams were undoubtedl y formed by jungle or swamplike growths on the site of the deposit, and it is equally true that others were formed by the transport and deposition of vegetable detritus.
In the west, with its long line of coast and numerous valleys, the transport of coffee has induced the construction of very good roads as far as the Lake of Toba, owing to the want of navigable rivers.
Some of the lighters used in the Rhine transport trade have a capacity of 3000 tons.
The complete success of the expedition was due to the excellent organization of the supply and transport services, while the promptitude with which the operations were carried out probably accounts in great measure for the absence of resistance.
An incline railway, originally used to transport coal from the mines to the river and named the "Switch-Back," now carries tourists up the steep slopes of Mount Pisgah and Mount Jefferson, to Summit Hill, a rich anthracite coal region, with a famous "burning mine," which has been on fire since 1832, and then back.
In 1908 the standing army, including cavalry, infantry and artillery, numbered about 1150 men; and there were five government steamers used for transport and revenue purposes.
Having entered the army as a conscript he was made an officer by Said Pasha in 1862, and was employed in the transport department in the Abyssinian campaign of 1875 under Ismail Pasha.
In the next battle Spartacus was worsted and retreated towards the straits of Messina, intending to cross into Sicily, where he would have been welcomed by fresh hordes of slaves; but the pirates who had agreed to transport his army proved faithless.
After much deliberation the republic agreed to transport 4500 horse and 29,000 foot to Palestine with provisions for one year, for a sum of 85,000 marks; in addition 50 Venetian galleys would be provided free of charge, while Venice was to receive half the conquests made by the crusaders.
Nineteen-twentieths of the sulphur consumed in the world was formerly drawn from Sicilian mines, while some 50,000 persons were employed in the extraction, manufacture, transport and trade in the mineral.
With the increase of transport facilities it is probable that the trade with the Mediterranean coasts will also be diverted to the south, and profitable minor branches of trade would be formed in leather, ostrich feathers, gums, fibres, &c. The imports from Great Britain, which come via Forcados, are mostly cotton goods, provisions and hardware.
Although designed for irrigation purposes, the Delta canals are also used for the transport of passengers and goods.
In the Ptolernaic period it was used for desert transport and gradually became common.
The tomb of Thethotp at El Bersha, celebrated for the scene of the transport of a colossus amongst its paintings, was finished in.
Steamers were to be employed in such reaches as proved practicable, but the force was to be conveyed in special whale-boats, by which the difficulty of transport is reduced to very narrow limits.
Before reaching the Nile the Desert Column had lost 300 men and was unable to take Metemma, while its transport had completely broken down.
On the 2nd of April a force exceeding 7000 men, with 14 guns and 1600 transport animals, started from Suakin at 430 A.M., and bivouacked twelve hours later at Tesela Hill.
The flotilla, under Commander Keppel, R.N., consisted of 10 gunboats and 5 transport steamers.
Troops and transport were then concentrated at Faki Kohi, and Colonel Wingate sent with reinforcements from Khartum to take command of the expedition and march to Gedid, where it was anticipated the khalif a would be obliged to halt.
These draining ditches all have their issue in a main drainage canal, along which the transport of the peat and peatlitter takes place and the houses of the colonists are built.
His visits to the country in 1838 and 1840 were followed by an expedition sent by the British government in 1842 to transport to England the valuable monuments now in the British Museum, while Admiral Spratt and Edward Forbes explored the interior, and laid down its physical features on an excellent map. The monuments thus brought to light are among the most interesting of those discovered in Asia Minor, and prove the existence of a distinct native architecture, especially in the rock-cut tombs.
The most probable explanation is that Gowrie laid, with the utmost secrecy, a plot to lure James to Perth, kidnap him there, transport him to Fastcastle, a fortress of the profligate and intriguing Logan of Restalrig, on the Berwickshire coast, and then raise the Presby- terian party.
While in some counties the sport has suffered, towns men who formerly would have been too far from a meet can now secure transport for themselves and their horses in all directions; and as a consequence, meets of certain packs are not advertised because of the number of strangers who would be induced to attend.
Another matter of vast importance in which he was deeply involved, was the organization of the so-called " Triple Alliance " between the unions representing coal-miners, transport workers, and railwaymen.
He welcomed both the bill establishing a Ministry of Health and that establishing a Ministry of Transport; but he warned the House of Commons not to expect cheaper passenger fares and freight charges; the railwaymen would not allow themselves to be sweated for the benefit of the travelling public. But, once again, his real activity was outside.
In 722 Samaria, though under an Assyrian vassal (Hoshea the last king), joined with Philistia in revolt; in 720 it was allied with Gaza and Damascus, and the persistence of unrest is evident when Sargon in 715 found it necessary to transport into Samaria various peoples of the desert.
The state also makes annual grants directly to owners who are willing to place their plantations under state supervision, for the sale of plants at half price to the poorer peasantry, for making protective or sheltering plantations, and for free transport of marl or loam.
Thither Aurelian followed her in spite of the difficulties of transport, and laid siege to the well-fortified and provisioned city.
No Afghan will pursue a handicraft or keep a shop, though the Ghilzai Povindahs engage largely in travelling trade and transport of goods.
In this way he calculated that he could have raised 1,000,000 men armed with modern weapons, but his chief difficulty would be money and transport.
Their chief use is in the timber trade and for government transport.
At the same time large sums of money have been expended on strategic works along the north-west frontier, supply and transport has been reorganized, rifle, gun and ammunition factories have been established, and a Staff College at Quetta.
These figures do not include the Imperial Service troops, consisting of cavalry, infantry and transport corps, about 18,000 in all, which are paid and officered by the native states furnishing them, though supervised by British inspectors.
For the supply of ordnance, baggage, and transport mules a large number of donkey stallions have been imported by the government annually from various European and other sources.
The proposal was widely accepted, and the Imperial Service troops, as they are called, amount at present to some 20,000 cavalry, infantry and transport, whose efficiency is very highly thought of.
The vital point being transport, means had been taken to provide three alternatives to man-haulage.
Aguinaldo and his friends were allowed to come to Cavite in an American transport.
The port was planned in June 1916, primarily to relieve Dover of this class of transport.
In 1917, speed of transport of material becoming extremely urgent, it was decided to establish a train-ferry service; it came into operation at the end of that year, and the hoisting of cargoes by cranes into barges was largely superseded.
This order was carried out, and it is recorded that r 500 camels were required to transport the confiscated treasures.
Although Cadorna was still sceptical in regard to an offensive in force, he increased Brusati's artillery strength by 18 batteries of middle-calibre guns and gave special orders for the supply and transport of ammunition.
Magnificent red bulls are bred by the farmers for ploughing and other farming operations, and for the transport of goods.
The development of Wyoming's naturally rich mineral resources has been retarded by inadequate transport and by insufficient capital.
There has been relatively little development of transport facilities in Wyoming.
Considerable progress has been made in the development of the oil-fields in Dutch Borneo, and the Nederlandsch Indische Industrie en Handel Maatschappij, the Dutch business of the Shell Transport and Trading Company, increased its output from 123,50 tons in 1901 to 285,720 tons in 1 9 04, and showed further satisfactory increase thereafter.
Transport in the plateau region was mainly effected by means of pack mules, over the roughest of tracks.
Good mules can be obtained in several districts, and small hardy oxen are largely bred for ploughing and transport.
Shipbuilding, especially for the transport of petroleum on the Caspian Sea, and steamboat building, have recently advanced considerably.
Fortunately for Italy, and for the cause of the Entente, the Germans and Austrians were, in part at least, outrunning their transport.
But the transport difficulties were very great; Germany could not spare troops or material to make an unlimited effort on the Italian front, and the unexpectedly weak resistance of the Italian II.
Even at this higher rate the facilities for trade were greater than in medieval or (until the revolution in transport) modern times.
Water supply, transport and lighting have become public services, requiring careful financial management, and still retaining traces of their earlier private character.
We must transport as large a number as possible of adult healthy individuals to some intermediate station, and increase them as much as possible for some years.
In addition the native army includes supply and transport corps, the medical service, and the veterinary service, officered in the higher ranks by officers of the A.S.C., R.A.
Part of the army, nearest the north-west frontier, has even its transport practically in readiness to move at once.
By the Nile waterways there is easy transport from the southern and western equatorial provinces and from Sennar and other eastern districts.
Other clauses dealt with the rights of the Laplanders to graze their reindeer alternatively in either country, - and with the question of transport of goods across the frontier by rail or other means of communication, so that the traffic should not be hampered by any import or export prohibitions or otherwise.
The population of Chile is largely concentrated in the twelve agricultural provinces between and including Coquimbo and Concepcion, though the next six provinces to the south, of more recent general settlement, have received some foreign immigrants, and are rapidly growing, In the desert provinces the population is limited to the mining communities, and to the ports and supply stations maintained for their support and for the transport, smelting and export of their produce.
Less common and picked fruits are expensive, particularly so when cost of transport has to be considered; for instance, a good orange costs 2d.
The concession was ceded to Messrs Lynch, of London, The Persian Road and Transport Company, in 1903.
The concession for this road was obtained in 1897 by the Bakhtiari chiefs and ceded to Messrs Lynch, of London, who advanced the necessary capital at 6% interest and later formed the Persian Road and Transport Company.
The scarcity of animals, as well as the dearness of fodder, is one of the causes of the dearness of transport, and freights have risen on the most frequented roads from 3d.
Despite competition from the Mersey tunnel, these ferries continue to transport millions of passengers annually, and have a considerable share in the heavy goods traffic.
Imperial service troops are maintained, consisting of both cavalry and infantry, with transport.
It is usually stated that Portugal is rich in minerals, especially copper, but that want of capital and, especially in the south, of transport and labour, has retarded their exploitation.
In 1909 extensive improvements to the water front were under way, and land has been purchased west of Fort Mason for the construction of wharves and warehouses for the United States Transport Service.
As none of these can be reached without transhipment in foreign territory, the cost of transport is increased, and her neighbours are enabled to exclude Bolivia from direct commercial intercourse with other nations.
Want of transport resources, however, delayed the preparations till the third week in March 1913, when - parts of the 3rd, 9th and 4th Divs.
No light was thrown, however, on the transport of the blocks.
And, apart from this, the farming country was long without transport facilities.
He was subsequently one of the pioneer organizers of the General Federation of Trades, National Transport Workers' Federation, National Federation of General Workers, International Transport Federation, and the Labour party.
In 1910 he published A Brief History of the Dockers' Union, commemorating the 1889 dockers' strike, and in 1911 A History of the London Transport Workers' Strike.
The objects excavated by Place, together with the objects found by Fresnel's expedition in Babylonia and a part of the results of Rawlinson's excavations at Nineveh, were unfortunately lost in the Tigris, on transport from Bagdad to Basra.
Steamers ply regularly in two directions from St Petersburg - to the monasteries of Konnevitz and Valamo, and to the mouth of the Svir, whence they go up that river to Lake Onega and Petrozavodsk; and small vessels transport timber, firewood, planks, iron, kaolin, granite, marble, fish, hay and various small wares from the northern shore to Schlusselburg, and thence to St Petersburg.
The trade of the state was of slow growth until after the completion, in 1898, of the railway between the lower and middle Congo, which greatly reduced the cost of the transport of goods.
Revenue is derived from customs, direct taxes (on Europeans), transport charges, &c., and from the exploitation of the domain lands.
Although the cost of transport is very heavy, the exportation of grapes is a flourishing industry, and more than 2,000,000 barrels are annually sent abroad.
The war canoe (which is a long, narrow dug-out outrigger, capable of holding twenty-eight men) is only a transport, for they never fight in it.
Again, such tribal forces were only levies gathered together for a few weeks at most, unprovided with military stores or the means of transport, and consequently generally unprepared to attack fortifications of any kind,' and liable to melt away as quickly as they were gathered together.
More harmonious relations were in time established, partly because of improvements in the methods of transport, but mainly as a result of outside pressure in the form of criticism of slavery and the adoption by the national government of an economic policy which favoured the manufacturers at the expense of the agricultural interests.
Better means of internal transport and increased production in the island have greatly reduced the import of rice, which came mostly from Saigon.
Donkeys are much used in the central regions; they make excellent transport animals.
The British infantry brigade consists as a rule of four battalions (or about 4000 bayonets) with supply, transport and medical units attached; the cavalry brigade of two or three regiments of cavalry.
It should be added that many other oils and fats are only waiting improved conditions of transport to enter into successful competition with some of those that are already on the market.
With the improvement in transport these will no doubt reach European manufacturing centres in larger quantities than has been the case hitherto.
Damian didn't wait for Jonny to respond but used his magic to Transport himself to the Texas ranch where they'd set up shop after Dusty blew up southern Florida.
Jule closed his eyes, relishing in the ability to Transport himself once more.
He closed his eyes to Transport home, well aware he had to figure out what to do when the Watchers came for Jule's woman, which they certainly would.
The small woman's soft snores filled the transport ship.
He stood in the confined main deck of the transport craft after his own craft had been disabled in an ambush.
She was quiet as he flipped through the individual configurations of each kind of ship, from transport to logistic to the hulking carrier ships.
Surprised, she watched a few men and women meet the transport in the road just outside town.
Soldiers dressed in PMF grays and others in the fed's black uniforms began unloading the transport, tossing cases of rations to the ground.
Lana started forward again and circled the transport, puzzled by the mix of uniforms.
Dan and Elise rolled up on a military transport, and Brady waited for them as the others moved into the town.
Dean and Winston would transport Baratto northward that afternoon.
This appears contrary to the NATA objectives and the integrated transport strategy.
Maritime transport remains accountable for over 90% of the movement of international trade.
Electron Transport System- Hydrogen ions produced during the 3 preparatory steps of aerobic respiration are carried by nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD ).
Some taxi drivers in the kingdom now say they have become afraid to transport foreign passengers.
In Appendix A, the distinction is made between ' spatially detailed ' and ' spatially aggregate ' forms of transport model.
Mobility aircraft carry troops and equipment into battle, transport peacekeeping forces and humanitarian relief, and refuel other military aircraft in flight.
There were large amounts of pottery in these sections, particularly tiles and transport amphorae, but also table, utility and cooking wares.
The Department for Transport argues that ' the onset of community annoyance ' sets in when noise averages out at 57 decibels.
The real culprits However, the real culprits in these childish antics are to be found in the Department for Transport.
This is the UK's second most heavily used aquifer, and pollutant transport is therefore of fundamental environmental interest.
I would not criticize a naval architect for relying on Department of Transport information available at the time.
Improved transport made it an attractive area for wealthy aristocrats to build their country homes.
The proposal by Transport for London would use a system of roadside beacons similar to that used in Singapore.
And to lower your opponent's marketshare, simply bulldoze the buildings around their stores (stations in Transport Tycoon ).
True, he did refer to the high cost of fuel which make transport costs particularly burdensome.
The perfect egg served in a greasy transport caff to a disabled man at 4.00am has life-altering repercussions for all present.
This review should include the funding of education support teachers, school capitation grants, transport provision and school uniforms.
Red blood cells transport oxygen to body cells and remove carbon monoxide.
The annual cavalcade of Historic Transport is one of the ways that RHTS raises funds for our restoration projects.
The energy of the photon absorbed by chlorophyll is coupled to electron transport.
Behind them came the booming clang of descending transport rings.
Observational methods, e.g. eddy correlation techniques to measure turbulent fluxes or measurement of mean profiles to infer turbulent transport.
Finally, sites at nodes in public transport corridors were identified.
Greater Manchester Greater Manchester Transport and its successor, GM Busses was the PTE operator serving the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester.
The Transport Secretary saw West Midlands police in action as they began the crackdown.
I wonder how the already creaking transport network will cope with more residents?
These include groups dealing with transport crime, anti-social behavior and gun crime.
For households in all other income deciles, however, the highest expenditure was for transport and recreation and culture.
Sediment supply, relative to fluvial transport capacity, has therefore a potentially decisive effect on the erosive power of any bedrock river.
These will include transport scheduling, personnel scheduling and port demurrage minimisation.
Greater London is the only area in Great Britain in which bus services were not deregulated under Part I of the Transport Act 1985.
At long last after a somewhat diffident introduction with transport and tanker aircraft Royal Auxiliary Air Force aircrew are now to fly Tornado aircraft.
There was major disinvestment in schools, hospitals and transport, record unemployment, severe homelessness, insufficient housing.
The possibility of introducing or improving late night public transport services with, for example, trained doorman on board.
The only real downside is a lack of good public transport.
All possess a distinctive cross-sectional asymmetry, indicating a net eastwards to north-eastwards transport pathway.
Improved fuel efficiency would also help to reduce his transport footprint.
The capital city has a highly efficient public transport system.
This would form a core element of a significantly enhanced public transport network.
Women make more journeys using public transport, with children and otherwise encumbered.
That is, given an endpoint, a specific transport instance can be obtained.
At this point the client exits, thereby closing its transport endpoint.
She was in for a week receiving enemas and her relatives were unable to visit due to the poor transport.
Walk, cycle, make greater use of public transport, or simply combine errands into one trip.
All the locality bases are accessible and have excellent changing facilities as well as specialist transport.
Up to 20% of salmonella-free pigs are infected during transport and at the abattoir lairage from contaminated excreta (57 ).
Other Travel expenses or Other Expenses claims may be made for the cheapest practical method of transport.
The latest flare-up over Sellafield involves the transport of two shipments of nuclear fuel from Japan to Britain through the Irish Sea.
You can transport the strips in an empty thermos flask, as this protects them from sudden temperature changes.
Relating fluvial processes (erosion, transport and deposition) to the formation of fluvial landforms.
This work attempts to uncover the thermal transport processes in metallic foams.
Nationwide delivery with our own transport including forklift unloading.
Not least it could be used, as could the London canal system, to shift bulk freight, and to transport waste.
There has also been a 6% shift to rail from road freight transport.
This updated version now included funiculars and directions to each location using public transport.
The time is ripe for the imaginative thinking and innovation that can be derived from transport futurology.
Carbon neutral Our way of life, transport, production and consumption all need to change if we want to halt global warming.
Drug transport is dependent on the presence of reduced glutathione.
Evidence for both an enhancement and an inhibition of water transport when the amino acid glycine is added have been found by different researchers.
The main gondola stays open in the evening to transport those wishing to have a go.
There is also a cost for the local transport to take you to & from the starting point to trek the gorillas.
If there is not a substantial move to public transport we will have gridlock and the whole regeneration will not work,' he says.
Our roads and transport system in general did not face total gridlock.
How Britain could be gridlocked Daily Express, May 18 2003 Every day, we are always on the brink of transport gridlock.
Two accidents involved transport; a tractor overturn on a rubbish tip and a pierced groin from the forks of a loader.
David Kay built three gyroplanes, one of which may be seen in the Glasgow Transport Museum.
We transport the rest of your luggage (one suitcase per person) between each overnight halt.
An employe at the farm had loaded some beans into the bucket of a telescopic handler to transport them to the waiting lorry.
It also has a heliport and the Scillonian ship providing transport to the Isles of Scilly.
If secret postal and transport facilities, secret hide-outs and printing presses are operating where they are needed, this is usually quite coincidental.
At a later stage in the inquiry the Department of Transport showed the road as a six-lane highway with an even higher volume.
A transport assessment will be required to assess the need for any off-site highway works and improvements to encourage non-car modes of travel.
Wadebridge was historically a port which served a hinterland which had no river transport.
Collection was restricted by transport difficulties and letters in The Times tell of piles of rotting horse chestnuts at railroad stations.
Transport 2000 has hosted a transport hustings for four of the Mayoral candidates.
He specializes in the field of sediment transport in rivers, including river morphology and environmental hydraulics.
Finalizing a general method for channel conveyance, velocity distribution, boundary shear stress distribution and sediment transport for river hydraulics.
The guidelines are not intended for the transport of the critically ill child.
Any form of transport where you sit immobile for long periods is risky.
Access to the public transport system is then said to be of crucial importance for those without access to a car.
I know how vitally important an efficient transport system is to country life.
We desperately need to update Britain's crumbling transport infrastructure.
Merseyside has a good transport infrastructure, which is being built on to suit the emerging needs of the City Center.
The kinetic transport coeffs. are computed from explicit collision integrals and compared favorably with detailed simulations.
Beside directly creating these significant threats to wild land, other threats to wild land are all inextricably interlinked with transport issues.
Often, a plant intron is introduced into the code for the bacterial enzyme to enhance transport of the message from nucleus to cytoplasm.
Correlations between the three parameters were looked at to study the process involved in energy transport in the Jovian ionosphere.
Jo Chapman Community Transport Links Funds are being offered by the Countryside Agency toward schemes that could help relieve rural isolation.
With operating costs per passenger of 3.5 times that of a subsonic jet it was never going to be mass transport.
If you need help with child and transport needs please contact Julie (details listed below ).
Scrap Heap Challenge Build a tank transporter using household junk to transport one, two or three model tanks.
Most business will generate waste and are obliged by law to ensure care in the transport, handling and recovery of this waste.
With its good transport links Sudbury is an ideal gateway to Suffolk.
Clear Zones provides an approach to the presentation of measures which make cities more liveable, by reducing the impact of road transport.
Our apartments are conveniently lo cat ed in the city center or very near public transport.
In the event of any client having excess luggage Ski Power reserve the right to refuse to load or transport any excess luggage.
The division teaches the ma in Economics and contributes significantly to MAs in Economics and Finance and in Transport Economics.
Walk into them and it will transport you to a level where you are a flea with a heavy machine gun.
In order to appreciate fully the magnificence of this claim, it might help to transport it back to the sixteenth century.
Click here to view a location map of the reserve on the National Cycle Network website provided by Sustrans - the sustainable transport charity.
When traveling further afield train travel is the preferred means of transport where possible.
Cabinet lead for transport Cllr Chris Williams promised a personal reply to complaints raised by disabled people at a council meeting.
But Dr. Lucas criticized the timing of the report and said a fundamental mismatch between regional transport and economic policy rendered the strategy incoherent.
Different modes guide the user through the best route for their mode of transport.
The cell monolayers will also be employed in transport studies to investigate the ability of ZOT to facilitate protein transport across the tight junctions.
Then we head to the heather-covered moors for a change of transport.
Some were lying broken on the ground, where a transport accident had rendered moot a year's work.
If you are crossing London, there is also the puritanical moralism of London Transport to contend with.
It is possible a silver BMW was used to transport the stolen motorbike.
Longer distance transport is facilitated by the thin layer of sticky mucilage that is formed when the seeds are moistened.
It brought together municipal transport administrations from South Bank to Stockton on Tees.
Air Pollution The principal pollutants from road transport include nitrogen dioxide, carbon monoxide and particulates.
The difficulty of engaging 13-14 year olds was highlighted - exacerbated in rural areas by limited availability of public transport.
For a normal field, the commensurability oscillations are weak and out of phase for transport in the different cleavage directions.
This project consists of new laboratory and modeling studies on the transport and behavior of pollutants discharged from coastal outfalls.
The largest wagon drawn by oxen was needed to transport the fish from the Severn to London.
The Quarry yielded good quality slate which was carried by packhorse to Aberdovey for transport to its final destination by sea.
We offer the very best high performance plastic pallets, and stacking and transport crates.
Based in modern offices in central Bristol close to transport links, they are currently seeking a paralegal to join their claimant PI team.
London Luton Airport (a) To increase passenger transport usage by passenger transport usage by passengers.
In June 1997 DERA initiated concept studies into using UAVs for transport, naval airborne early warning (AEW) and maritime patrol.
The plan aims to improve conditions for the disabled, pedestrians and cyclists by sustainable transport projects.
The ' winners ' will receive help and advice from Transport 2000 to persuade the local authority to provide pelican and zebra crossings.
For use with Magic milk pitchers, etc... Supplied in a plastic bottle for safe transport.
The fund is open to members of the TPS of any age, not just young transport planners.
For those too portly or lazy to turn to pedal power, taxis are the only way to avoid public transport.
The monograph provides an insight into the transport planning process.
The message from BogotÃ¡ The world's transport crisis has reached such catastrophic proportions that road crashes now kill more people than malaria.
The Corporation's investment in new roads, services and public transport began to stimulate private sector interest and to attract redevelopment proposals.
It would also provide insights into potential transport paths (via grain size and sorting analyzes) and likely sediment provenance.
It is applied in every other public utility and in other forms of transport.
Roads are almost the only public utility or public transport system that is free at the point of use.
The ultimate cause of evolving locomotion with a low transport costs is to evade pursuit - at which the red deer is extremely good.
His transport was a tandem and trailer that his wife helped him to pedal push from Harrogate and other railheads.
The Comet never regained its lead in the jet transport market.
Five AEC renowns joined the fleet in 1977 from Nottingham City Transport.
The 100 N-terminal residues are found to be necessary for transport through the membrane to be effected.
The purple bacteria evolved oxygen respiration by reversing the flow of molecules through their carbon fixing pathways and modifying their electron transport chains.