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" 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 rails, whereby the carriage is so easy that one horse will draw down four... "
A History of Wonderful Inventions - Page 93
1849 - 125 pages
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The Life of the Right Honourable Francis North, Baron of Guilford, Lord ...

Roger North - Judges - 1808
...ground between the colliery and the river, they fell leave to lead coals over their ground ; and fo dear that the owner of a rood of ground will expect...timber, from the colliery, down to the river, exactly ftreight and parallel ; and bulky carts are made with four rowlets fitting thefe rails; whereby the...
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Struttura urbana della architettura

Cesare Blasi - Architecture - 1824 - 85 pages
...staiths of the river *." Lord Keeper Guildford, in 1676, thus describes the waggons and rail-ways. — ' 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 rowlers fitting these...
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A practical treatise on rail-roads, and interior communication in general ...

Nicholas Wood - Canals - 1825 - 314 pages
...before this time or not, I have not had the means of ascertaining. In 1676, they are thus described: "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...
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The American Farmer, 1825

John S Skinner - 1825
...of commercial traffic. Lord Keeper Guilford in 1676, thus describes the wagons and railways:—"The manner of the carriage is by laying rails of timber from the colliery to the river, exactly straight and parallel; and bulky draw down four or five chaldron of coals, and...
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A Practical Treatise on Rail-roads: And Interior Communication in General ...

Nicholas Wood - Railroads - 1832 - 598 pages
...before this time or not, I have not had the means of ascertaining. In 1676 they are thus described: " 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...
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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
...many years. The first description of them we find in the year 1676: they are thus described: — " 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...
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House Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents: 13th Congress, 2d ...

United States. Congress. House - United States - 1832
...many years. The first description of them we find in the year 1676: they are thus described: — " 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...
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The History and Escription of Fossil Fuel, the Collieries, and Coal Trade of ...

John Holland - Coal - 1835 - 485 pages
...Guildford, who was upon the northern circuit in 1676, thus describes the waggons and the waggon-ways : — " 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...
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The history and description of fossil fuel, the collieries, and coal trade ...

John Holland - Technology & Engineering - 1835 - 485 pages
...Guildford, who was upon the northern circuit in 1676, thus describes the waggons and the waggon-ways : — " 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...
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A Practical Treatise on the Construction and Formation of Railways: Showing ...

James Day, James Day (engineer.) - Railroads - 1839 - 210 pages
...Guildford, who was upon the northern circuit in 1 676, thus describes the waggons and the waggon- ways — " 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 rollers fitting those...
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