Sentence Examples

  • There are quarries of millstone in the vicinity.
  • Here, while storming the citadel, he was struck on the head by a fragment of a millstone thrown from the wall by a woman.
  • Gypsum, millstone and paving-stone are quarried in the vicinity.
  • The whole region may be looked upon as formed by an arch or anticline of Carboniferous strata, the axis of which runs north and south; the centre has been worn away by erosion, so that the Coal Measures have been removed, and the underlying Millstone Grit and Carboniferous Limestone exposed to the influences which form scenery.
  • Next in upward sequence is a thick mass of sandstones, grits and shales - the Millstone Grit series.