Wattled sentence example
- Remains of huts of logs, or of wattled work, are often found within the enclosure.
- Where his father 's circular wattled mud hut had been, there now stood a fine stone house.
- He and 11 followers arrived in Glastonbury where they built a wattled church.
- Church and outer court are usually thatched, with wattled or mud-built walls adorned with rude frescoes.
- According to the legends which grew up under the care of the monks, the first church of Glastonbury was a little wattled building erected by Joseph of Arimathea as the leader of the twelve apostles sent over to Britain from Gaul by St Philip. About a hundred years later, according to the same authorities, the two missionaries, Phaganus and Deruvianus, who came to king Lucius from Pope Eleutherius, established a fraternity of anchorites on the spot, and after three hundred years more St Patrick introduced among them a regular monastic life.Advertisement
- The ground about the hut was made solid and protected from corrosion by a palisade of wattled osiers, thus creating the earliest form of the fondamenta, or quay, which runs along the side of so many Venetian canals and is so prominent a feature in the construction of the city.