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Сторінка 340 - It is with great regret that we have to record the death of seven of our members, namely, Henry Brown, of Daisy Hill, Bradford; James Brown, Rossington; J.
Сторінка 393 - It was on Cromla's shaggy side that Dorglass had placed the deer, h the early fortune of the chase, before the heroes left the hill. A hundred youths collect the heath ; ten warriors wake the fire ; three hundred chuse the polished stones. The feast is smoking wide ! Cuthullin, chief of Erin's war, resumed his mighty soul.
Сторінка 140 - Majesty's government,] on the eighth day of June, in the fifteenth year of the reign of our sovereign lord George the third...
Сторінка 230 - Greenlanders, even in his day, used to lay the head of a dog beside the grave of a child, in order that the soul of the dog, which can always find its way home, may show the helpless child the road to the country of souls.
Сторінка 370 - ... MSS.] Abbas Ecclesie beate Marie de Margan optulit se versus Johannem de Woledon in placito quod acquietet dictum Abbatem de servicio quod Johannes le Flemmyng de Sancto Georgeo ab eo exigit de libero tenemento quod de prefato Johanne de Woledon tenet in Bonevylleston unde idem Johannes de Woledon qui medius est inter eos eum acquietare debet ut dicit. Et unde queritur quod pro defectu eius distringatur. Et predictus Johannes de Woledon summonitus fuit et fecit defaltum per quod preceptum fuit...
Сторінка 212 - It is available for any number of bells, and lately it has been fixed at Worcester Cathedral, for chiming the twelve bells for the daily services. It brings all the bells under control to any point in the church, when they may be chimed with perfect ease by one man or boy. Being independent of the belfry, it interferes in no way with the ringers when a peal is to be rung. The chiming gear being distinct from the clappers, it does away with the practice which is so common, but so destructive, of '...
Сторінка 407 - Eiver about 120 yards of clear water ; current about two miles per hour. Found quantities of natron on the marshy ground bordering the river. Had a turkey for dinner, a " cadeau " from Koorshid Aga, and, as a great wonder, the kisras (a sort of brown pancake in lieu of bread) were free from sand. I must have swallowed a good-sized millstone since I have been in Africa, in the shape of grit rubbed from the moorhaka, or grinding-stone. The moorhaka, when new, is a large flat stone, weighing about forty...
Сторінка 283 - Keltic barrows is compacted) consists of the clay found on the spot prepared without levigation, consequently coarse, and sometimes mixed with small pebbles, which appear to have been added to hold it compactly together.
Сторінка 138 - leather or cloth" top, exactly similar to the modern camp-stool, showing it when open and when closed. " Brasse." A water wheele six foot in diameter, six spokes, and about four inches thick. A sketch of the water-wheel, with the
Сторінка 355 - Johannes et heredes mei sive assignati dictam dimissionem meam ac quietam clamacionem dictis Abbati et Conventui contra omnes homines et feminas warantizabimus acquietabimus et defendemus in perpetuum. In cujus rei testimonium huic present!

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