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" Ninora-Tal. which is about half a mile in length, and a quarter of a mile in breadth when full, but less than half of that width in the dry season. "
A New Display of the Beauties of England: Or, a Description of the Most ... - Page 225
1776 - 301 pages
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An Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time, Volume 2

1747
...that, from its fituation and form, it appears to have been a mound, or camp, of the befiegers ; it being about half a mile in length, and a quarter of a mile broad. And it -is -on this hill that the bafha commonly pitches his pavilion, when he takes this town...
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An Universal History, from the Earliest Account of Time: Compiled from ...

1747
...that, from its fituation and form, it appears to have been a mound, or camp, of the befiegers ; it being about half a mile in length, and a quarter of a mile broad. And it is on this hill that the bafta- commonly pitches his pavilion, when he takes this town...
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An universal history, from the earliest accounts to the present time, Volume 2

Universal history - 1779
...; fo that from its fituation and form, it appears to have been a mound, or camp, of the befiegers, about half a mile in length, and a quarter of a mile "Sandys, lib. iii. p. 159. (K) This town is, among feveral others, mentioned in the book of Judges,...
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The Edinburgh Magazine, Or, Literary Miscellany, Volume 9

1789
...more bpautiful. The mountains here approach nearer the houfe, between two of which runs a valley about a mile in length, and a quarter of a mile in breadth. The fides and bottom of this valley are wholly filled with wood, thro' which runs a rocky and founding...
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The Voyage of Governor Phillip to Botany Bay: With an Account of the ...

Arthur Phillip - 1790 - 383 pages
...at a very fmall expence quays may be confrructed where the largeft veffels may unload. This cove is about half a mile in length., and a quarter of a mile acrofs at the entrance. In honour of Lord Sydney, the Governor diflinguifhcd it by the name of Sydney...
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The Statistical Account of Scotland: Drawn Up from the ..., Volume 18

Sir John Sinclair - 1796
...piobably prove a valuable mine. There are 6 lakes in the parifn, the largeft of which does not exceed half a mile in length, and a quarter of a mile in breadth. Thefe lie in the moor-land part of the pariflj, and contribute to render that a chearful profpe£t,...
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The Sporting magazine; or Monthly calendar of the transactions of the turf ...

...the greyhounds were slipped. The paddock was usually a piece of ground paled in within a park, about a mile in length, and a quarter of a mile in breadth. At the farther end the spectators took up their station, while at the starting-post were houses for...
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The Statistical Account of Scotland: Drawn Up from the ..., Volume 18

Sir John Sinclair - 1796
...probably prove a valuable mine. There are 6 lakes in the parifh, the largeft of which does iiot exceed half a mile in length, and a quarter of a mile in breadth. Thefe lie in the moor-land part of the parifh, and contribute to render that a chearful profpe£r,...
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The Universal Gazetteer: Being a Concise Description ... of the Nations ...

John Walker - 1801 - 970 pages
...fori'jt, Nortbtimbcrlaad, in the SW. part of the county. LOWES WATER, a lake of Curab«rland, about a mile in length, and a quarter of a mile in breadth. It is a molt romantic (pot, the oppoftM Ihoree beine rivals in beauty of hanging wood«, íittlr groves,...
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The Scots Magazine and Edinburgh Literary Miscellany, Volume 70

1808
...a pleasing melancholy. Loch Tarjioch is situated in a plain at the head of Gkn Earsay. It is about a mile in length, and a quarter of a mile in breadth. The banks of the loch are surrounded with blocks of granite, and its beach is composed of granitic...
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