Windmill Sentence Examples
Six hundred years after that, we get the windmill for irrigation.
But in the beginning of the 15th century new possibilities were revealed by the adaptation of the windmill to the purpose of pumping water.
The Windmill tavern occupies a prominent position in the action of Every Man in his Humour.
February 19 th 1834 To be sold a smock tower windmill at Lamarsh, Essex, drives two stones.
Brixham Cave, called also Windmill Hill Cavern, is a wellknown ossiferous cave situated near Brixham, on the brow of a hill composed of Devonian limestone.Advertisement
Entry is via a hinged steel lid in Windmill Wood.
Built in 1814, this mill is the tallest working smock windmill in England.
Windmill Lighter starts a fire in high wind conditions with a new wind proof lighter.
The other forms of velocity anemometer may be described as belonging to the windmill type.
He once defined himself as "l'avocat du pauvre," and few things gave him more pleasure than the famous answer of the miller whose windmill stood on ground which was wanted for the king's garden.Advertisement
Meantime, your arms should move in a windmill motion in front of you.
On St Thomas's Hill, where Thomas, earl of Lancaster, was beheaded in 1322, a chantry was erected in 1373, the site of which is now occupied by a windmill built of its stones.
The mills were presumably driven for the most part by water, though we have a reference to a windmill as early as the year 833.
As he surveyed the field from the windmill north of Fleurus it struck him as significant that Blucher's troops were disposed parallel to the Namur road, as if to cover a forward concentration, and not at right angles to it, as they would be had they been covering a retreat.
The rainbow-like circular wheels are the propellers, answering to the wheels of a steam-boat, and acting upon the air after the manner of a windmill.Advertisement
He was also professor of anatomy, physiology and surgery to the College of Surgeons of London, and for many years teacher of anatomy in the school which used to exist in Great Windmill Street.
The Windmill The Windmill was once said to be haunted by a poltergeist.
Also on this section, before the wharves, is an old converted windmill.
Valuable tower windmill situated in good corn growing district.
I glanced up at the sails of the windmill, now dim and still in the warm morning air.Advertisement
Working windmill producing stone-ground flour for sale to visitors.
This number will help you select a location and determine what size your windmill must be.
The northern windmill was restored in 1981, and the restoration of the southern windmill is still ongoing.
The site makes it simple to find the trailer you're looking for as quickly as possible and presently features trailers to Old Dogs, Couples Retreat, Five Minutes of Heaven, The Windmill Movie, Spread, Flicker and Planet 51.
Its public buildings include a court-house, the prison for the south-west of Scotland, and an observatory and museum, housed in a disused windmill.Advertisement
Here there are large summer hotels, old residences built in the prosperous days of whaling, old lean-to houses, old graveyards and an octagonal towered windmill built in 1746.
It forced him to forge ahead like some naive knight doing battle with a windmill to satisfy his curiosity and meet this fool who'd toss away a life with this woman for a few measly millions.
Bridge dating from 15th century is oldest of five across River Nith, and 18th-century windmill contains camera obscura and local history museum.
Windmill End opened in 1878, enjoyed a fairly inauspicious life and closed to passengers, as did the line, in 1964.
Activities include face painting, cake decorating, windmill making, lucky dip and visits from cartoon favorite Gordon the Garden Gnome.
There are case studies from people who have renovated everything from a working windmill to a Georgian rectory.
The main reason he's famous is because of his death defying walks between the windmill sails, while they are turning.
Windmill also enabled the scientists to determine the maximum depth at which they could use aerial thermography to detect springs.
However, their claim to reach the Windmill proved untrue.
The desert and time's collapsing a wooden shack and cross but leaving erect a flimsy wood windmill, is poetic license.
The company had by now also built a windmill close by to supplement grinding power whenever necessary.
At Thornton, visit 18th century Marsh Mill and take a tour to the top of Europe's tallest working windmill.
Would you be interested in siting your new shopping complex in a traditional windmill?
In addition to the two church towers, a restored 17 th century post windmill adds to the scenic skyline.
The sack hoist is the most important item in the windmill.
The main reason he 's famous is because of his death defying walks between the windmill sails, while they are turning.
The desert and time 's collapsing a wooden shack and cross but leaving erect a flimsy wood windmill, is poetic license.
A windmill restored in the early 1990s stands on a ridge overlooking the shore.
At Thornton, visit 18th century Marsh Mill and take a tour to the top of Europe 's tallest working windmill.
Your way back is through the south into the picturesque port of Mykonos with its famous windmill hills.
Dumfries Museum is centered around the eighteenth century windmill tower which stands above the town.
Windmill Farm is 1 mile north of Lizard village.
It is easy to see the Dutch influence in the architecture because Dutch Haven has a giant windmill on the roof.
If you plan to rely on wind energy as the sole source of power for your home or office, you'll need equipment beyond a simple windmill that will allow you to store wind energy for use during times that the wind is not blowing.
Harnessing and using wind power requires the installation of a windmill, which can be rather large.
The design people are most familiar with today stands out as a futuristic windmill, usually placed in a one or more fields in an agricultural setting.
What grew out of the clumsy old windmill design of sails made of canvas attached to the blades is beginning to take on a grace in form that surpasses pure functionality.
Get a look at the helical structured wind turbine and Phillipe Starck's home windmill.
Increasing numbers of people are searching for instructions to build a windmill to make their home more eco-friendly and ease the financial strain caused by skyrocketing power bills.
Building a windmill for use at your home or office is inexpensive and beneficial to both the environment and your personal finances.
A windmill generates power by catching and using the wind to turn rotating blades.
While larger windmills today are designed of lightweight, composite materials, anyone can build a traditional windmill with little skill or financial output.
Make certain to gather your materials before you begin construction, and always keep printed instructions to build a windmill accessible to guide you during the process.
The primary goal when building your windmill is to maximize the amount of energy generated and converted to usable electricity.
Electricity produced by your windmill will ease the burden on your local power company, reduce the need for gas and other fuel sources, and decrease the amount of pollutants expelled into the air by other forms of energy use.
If you are interested in building a larger windmill capable of producing a large amount of energy, you can purchase plans online.
Other arm options include falling leaf and windmill, names that are evocative of the image the arms create as they move.
Geraldo is somewhat melodramatic, hurling his arms about like an Italian explaining there's a bomb in the windmill.
With the rest of the crew, Arago was taken to Rosas, and imprisoned first in a windmill, and afterwards in the fortress of that seaport, until the town fell into the hands of the French, when the prisoners were transferred to Palamos.
The machine advanced with its front edge a little raised, the effect of which was to present its under surface to the air over which it passed, the resistance of which, acting upon it like a strong wind on the sails of a windmill, prevented the descent of the machine and its burden.
It is mentioned in a comedy entitled Ram Alley (1611) and Lilly the 2 Various changes in the names of the taverns are made in the folio edition of this play (1616) from the quarto (1601); thus the Mermaid of the quarto becomes the Windmill in the folio, and the Mitre of the quarto is the Star of the folio.