Sentence Examples

  • The chief industries of Grimsby are shipbuilding, brewing, tanning, manufactures of ship tackle, ropes, ice for preserving fish, turnery, flour, linseed cake, artificial manure; and there are saw mills, bone and corn mills, and creosote works.
  • Most of the mills are situated on the banks of the watercourses in the neighbourhood of the town.
  • In the flax-mills the tendency is to produce the finest tissues as well as the coarser.
  • Long and weighed 36 lb to the yard, manufactured in England, since there were then no mills in America able to roll them.
  • A large number of cotton mills furnish the chief source of industry; printing, dyeing and bleaching of cotton and calico, spinning and weaving machine making, iron and steel works, and collieries in the neighbourhood, are also important.