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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... "
Railway Locomotives and Cars - Page 114
1832
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HISTORY & ANTIQUITTES OF THE COUNTY PALATINE OF BURLIAM

will hutchinson f.a.s. - 1823
...rails of timber from the conlliery down to the river, exactly straight and parallel, and bulky carts are made with four rollers fitting those rails whereby...the carriage is so easy, that one horse will draw down four or five chaldrons of of coal», and it is an immense benefit to the coal merchant*."-}To...
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Struttura urbana della architettura

Cesare Blasi - Architecture - 1824 - 85 pages
...the river, exactly straight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made with four rowlers fitting these rails, whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down four or five chaldron of coals, and is an immense benefit to the coal-merchants." Mr Hutchison,...
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A Practical Treatise on Rail-roads, and Interior Communication in General ...

Nicholas Wood - Canals - 1825 - 314 pages
...laying rails of timber from the colliery to the river, exactly straight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made, with four rollers, fitting those rails,...the carriage is so easy, that one horse will draw down four or five chaldron of coals, and is art immense benefit to the coal-merchants."* At that time,...
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An Historical, Topographical, and Descriptive View of the County ..., Volume 1

Eneas Mackenzie - Berwick-upon-Tweed (England) - 1825
...the river, exactly straight and parallel : and bulky carts are made with four rowlers, fitting these rails, whereby the carriage is so easy, that one horse will draw down four or five chaldron of coals, and is an immense benefit to the coal merchants." From a staith...
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The Lives of the Right Hon. Francis North, Baron Guilford, Lord Keeper of ...

Roger North - College teachers - 1826
...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 five chaldron of coals, and is an immense benefit to the coal merchants. Another advantage...
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The Monthly Review

Books - 1831
...is by laying timber from the colliery to the river, exactly straight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made, with four rollers, fitting those rails,...whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down four or five chaldron of coals, and is an immense benefit to the coal merchants." To a late period...
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th Congress, 2d ...

United States. Congress. House - United States - 1832
...laying rails of timber from the colliery to the river, exactly straight and parallel; and bulky carts are made with four rollers, fitting those rails, whereby...will draw four or five chaldrons of coals, and is an immense benefit to the coal merchant." Iron tracks have since been substituted and used with great...
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Report on Steam Carriages, Issue 1

Great Britain. Parliament. House of Commons. Select Committee on Steam Carriages, Benjamin Chew Howard - Tolls - 1832 - 346 pages
...laying rails of timber from the colliery to the river, exactly straight and parallel; and bulky carts are made with four rollers, fitting those rails, whereby...will draw four or five chaldrons of coals, and is an immense benefit to the coal merchant." Iron tracks' have sincebeen substituted and used with great...
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A Practical Treatise on Rail-roads: And Interior Communication in General ...

Nicholas Wood - Railroads - 1832 - 598 pages
...laying rails of timber from the colliery to the river, exactly straight and parallel; and bulky carts are made, with four rollers, fitting those rails,...the carriage is so easy, that one horse will draw down four or five chaldron of coals, and is an immense benefit to the coal-merchants."* At that time,...
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The History and Escription of Fossil Fuel, the Collieries, and Coal Trade of ...

John Holland - Coal - 1835 - 485 pages
...to the river, exactly 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 five chaldron of coals, and is an immense benefit to the coal merchants." In situations...
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