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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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Railway Adventures and Anecdotes: Extending Over More Than Fifty Years

Richard Pike - Railroads - 1884 - 296 pages
...the 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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The Green Bag, Volume 4

Law - 1892
...of way over a rood of ground. The practice then was " to lay rails of timber from the colliery down to the river, exactly straight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made with four rowlcts [wheels] fitting these rails, whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down...
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The lives of the Right Hon. Francis North, baron Guildforfd; the ..., Volume 1

1890
...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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Report Upon the Condition and Progress of the U.S. National Museum During ...

United States National Museum - 1889
...describes a wooden railway which he had seen at Newcastle during the reign of Charles II, as follows: "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 rowlets fitting these...
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The Lives of the Right Hon. Francis North: Baron Guilford; the Hon ..., Volume 1

Roger North - Lawyers - 1890
...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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The National Magazine: A Monthly Journal of American History, Volume 13

United States - 1891
...the present practice: " The manner of 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 four or five...
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Social Life in England from the Restoration to the Revolution, 1660-1690

William Connor Sydney - Great Britain - 1892 - 463 pages
...was himself an eye-witness of this road, "is by laying down rails of timber from the colliery, down to the river, exactly straight and parallel; and bulky carts are made with four rowlets fitting the rails ; whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down four or five...
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Historical Essays ...: By Geo. B. Kulp ...

George Brubaker Kulp - Pennsylvania - 1892 - 155 pages
...the present practice : "The manner of 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 four or five...
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Ways and Works in India: Being an Account of the Public Works in that ...

George Walter Macgeorge - Public works - 1894 - 565 pages
...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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Ways and Works in India: Being an Account of the Public Works in that ...

George Walter Macgeorge - India - 1894 - 565 pages
...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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