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" The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber, from the colliery, down to the river, exactly straight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made with four rowlets fitting these rails ; whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down... "
Dictionary of dates, and universal reference - Page 435
by Joseph Timothy Haydn - 1845 - 80 pages
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The local historian's table book, of remarkable occurrences ..., Volume 1

Moses Aaron Richardson - Ballads, English - 1843
...ground ; and so dear that the owner of a rood of ground will expect 20. per annum for this leave. The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber, from the colliery, down to the river, exactly streight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made with four rowlets fitting...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 74

English literature - 1844
...ground, anil so dear, that the owner of a rood of ground will expect 20/. per annum for this leave. The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber from the colliery down to the river exactly straight and parallel, aud bulky carts ure made VOL. LXX1V. NO. tXLVll. Q...
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Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Volume 1

Edinburgh (Scotland) - 1845
...ground, and so dear, that the owner of a rood of ground will expect L.20 per annum for this leave. The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber from the colliery down to the river exactly straight and parallel, and bulky carts are made with four rowlets fitting...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 5

1845
...annum for this leave. The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of limber from the colliery down to the river exactly straight and parallel, and bulky carts are made with four rowlets fitting these rails, whereby the carriage is so easy, that one horse will draw down four or...
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Baptist Reporter and Missionary Intelligencer, Volume 20

1846
...of these trams, under the date of 1676, by the learned narrator (Charles I I.'s chancellor) : — " The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber...those rails, whereby the carriage is so easy, that oue horse will draw down four or five chaldrons of coal, and is an immense benefit to the coal merchants."...
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1846
...their ground, and so dear that the owner of a rood of ground will expect 20/. per annum for this leave. The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber from the colliery down to the river exactly straight and parallel, and bulky carts are made with four rowlets fitting...
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Reference Book to the incorporated Railway Companies of Scotland

Henry Glynn - 1847
...light horse." The next account is in 1676, in the Life of Lord Keeper North, they are thus described, " the manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber...straight and parallel, and bulky carts are made with firm rollers fitting those rails, whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down four...
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The land we live in, a pictorial and literary sketch-book of the British empire

British empire - 1847
...ground ; and so dear that the owner of a rood of ground will expect 20/. per annum for this leave. The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber, from the colliery down to the river, exactly straight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made with four rowlets fitting...
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A Practical Treatise on the Construction and Formation of Railways

James Day (engineer.) - 1848 - 80 pages
...Guildford, who was upon the northern circuit in 1676, thus describes the above : — " The manner of carriage is by laying rails of timber from the colliery...straight and parallel; and bulky carts are made, with rollers fitting those rails, whereby the carriage is so easy, that one horse will draw down four or...
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A Practical Treatise on the Construction and Formation of Railways ...

James Day - Railroad engineering - 1848 - 216 pages
...describes the above : — " The * " Fossil Fuel, the Collieries and Coal Trade," p. 349. manner of carriage is by laying rails of timber from the colliery...straight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made, with rollers fitting those rails, whereby the carriage is so easy, that one horse will draw down four or...
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