The chief manufacture is that of cotton fabrics; the town also possesses iron forges, iron and brass foundries, oil and grease works, railway waggon factories, and bolt, screw and nail works.
A terminal station embraces (I) the passenger station; (2) the goods station; (3) the locomotive, carriage and waggon depots, where the engines and the carrying stock are kept, cleaned, examined and repaired.
Even the waggon vaults over the nave, choir and transepts are of stone unprotected by lead or tiles.
Thence westward the Mohawk Valley furnishes a highway which is followed by canal, railway and waggon road.
Only one waggon road leads northwards from Hu-peh, and that is to Nan-yang Fu in Ho-nan, where it forks, one branch going to Peking by way of K`ai-feng Fu, and the other into Shan-si by Ho-nan Fu.
The excellence of the waggon roads of the state is largely due to the plentiful supply of trap rock in New Jersey.
In order to compete against this very high rate, the merchants of Johannesburg began removing their goods from the Vaal river by waggon.
Thereupon President Kruger arbitrarily closed the drifts (fords) on the Vaal river, and thus prevented through waggon traffic, causing an enormous block of waggons on the banks of the Vaal.
You will receive a box from me on Thursday next by the waggon, that starts from town to-morrow."
waggon Wagons There are a small number of wagons resident on the railroad.
waggon is a form letter sent out to dealers telling of the new pneumatic tires wagons.
waggon carried the rope to the cave in a large coil, rolling it along down the passage like a wagon wheel.
waggon of these men, after little delay, were removed in the ambulance wagon to the Royal Infirmary, Glasgow.
Anderson, Twenty-five Years in a Waggon in the Gold Regions of Africa, vol.
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