Sentence Examples


  • Salt, lime and gypsum are abundant.
  • Next rolls Thomaston lime, a prime lot, which will get far among the hills before it gets slacked.
  • Opposite the castle is the Dropping Well, the waters of which are impregnated with lime and have petrifying power, this action causing the curious and beautiful incrustations formed where the water falls over a slight cliff.
  • The land around Beauly is fertile and the town drives a brisk trade in coal, timber, lime, grain and fish.
  • Limestone is quarried at Buxton, Millersdale and Matlock for lime, fluxing and chemical purposes.