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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... "
The Lives of the Right Hon. Francis North, Baron Guilford, Lord Keeper of ... - Страница 281
по Roger North - 1826
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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...straight and parallel, and bulky carts are made with rowlets fitting these rails, whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw 4 or 5 chaldrons...

Social Life in England from the Restoration to the Revolution, 1660-1690

William Connor Sydney - 1892 - 463 страници
...of the carriage," wrote Roger North, who was himself an eye-witness of this road, "is by laying down rails of timber from the colliery, down to the river,...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 chaldron of...

Ways and Works in India: Being an Account of the Public Works in that ...

George Walter Macgeorge - 1894 - 565 страници
...leave to lead coals over 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...rails, whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse can draw four or, five caldrons of coals, and is of immense benefit to the coal merchants.' It was...

Ways and Works in India: Being an Account of the Public Works in that ...

George Walter Macgeorge - 1894 - 565 страници
...leave to lead coals over 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...rails, whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse can draw four or five caldrons of coals, and is of immense benefit to the coal merchants.' It was not,...

Catalogue of the Hopkins Railway Library

Stanford University. Libraries, Frederick John Teggart - 1895 - 231 страници
...was very agreeable . . . Some of the aldermen related strange Histories of their coal works. . . . The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber,...straight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made with finir rowlets fitting these rails ; whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down four...

The Romance of Engineering: The Stories of the Highway, the Waterway, the ...

Henry Frith - 1895 - 364 страници
...of ground between the colliery and the river. They sell leave to lead coals over the ground. . . . The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber...down to the river, exactly straight and parallel, . . . whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw four or five chaldrons of coal." i This...

Other Times and Other Seasons

Laurence Hutton - 1895 - 181 страници
...middle of the seventeenth century. In the Life of Lord-Keeper North they were thus described in 1676: "The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber from the colliery to the river, exactly straight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made with four rollers fitting those...

Other Times and Other Seasons

Laurence Hutton - 1895 - 181 страници
...middle of the seventeenth century. In the Life of Lord-Keeper North they were thus described in 1676: "The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber from the colliery to the river, exactly straight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made with four rollers fitting those...

The Story of American Coals

William Jasper Nicolls - 1896 - 405 страници
...Colebrookdale, in Shropshire, England. A writer in 1676 describes the old wooden railways as follows : " The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber...straight and parallel, and bulky carts are made with rowlets, fitting these rails, whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down four or...

Catalogue of the mechanical engineering collection in the science ..., Част 1

Victoria and Albert Museum - 1907 - 419 страници
...colliery district, and in this connection it is recorded in the life of Lord Keeper North that in 1676 " the manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber...straight and parallel, and bulky carts are made with four rowlcts fitting these rails, whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down four or...




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