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The History of Jamaica. Or, General Survey of the Antient and Modern State ... - Page 315
by Edward Long - 1774
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The American Farmer, 1825

John S Skinner - 1825
...by the post, which has induced me to dispense with it. and sod entirely to the bottom of the ditch. The height from the bottom of the ditch to the top of the bank, is now eight feet; two mils make about two feet more, which is ten feet in the whole. An enclosure...
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History of the Berwickshire Naturalists' Club, Instituted ..., Volume 4

Berwickshire Naturalists' Club (Scotland). - Berwickshire (Scotland) - 1857
...modified to suit the outline of the ground. The rampiers and ditches arc in some parts very distinct, and the height from the bottom of the ditch to the top of the rampier is, on the west side, 20 feet. On the north side the escarpment of the hill is very steep,...
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Memoirs of the life of ... sir James Mackintosh [extr. from ..., Volume 2

James Mackintosh (sir.) - 1835
...of the rock is hewn a ditch, about thirty feet wide, and about one hundred and twenty perpendicular height, from the bottom of the ditch to the top of the rampart, on the inside. This excavation was said by our guide to be two coss in length ; but as it...
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Memoirs of the Life of Sir James Mackintosh, Volume 2

Sir James Mackintosh - 1836
...of the rock is hewn a ditch, about thirty feet wide, and about one hundred and twenty perpendicular height, from the bottom of the ditch to the top of the rampart, on the inside. This excavation was said by our guide to be two coss in length ; but as it...
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American History: Comprising Historical Sketches of the Indian Tribes : a ...

Marcius Willson - America - 1847 - 672 pages
...a mound of earth. ''The circular inclosure was surrounded by two walls, with a ditch between them ; the height from the bottom of the ditch to the top of the walls being twenty feet. 'In the centre of the inclosure was a mound ten feet high, thirty feet in...
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Proceedings of the New York Historical Society

New-York Historical Society - New York (State) - 1849
...in the town of Oakfield, Genesee County; it measures, in some places, between seven and eight feet from the bottom of the ditch to the top of the wall. In some cases the embankment is not more than a foot in height and the trench of the same depth. Lest...
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A Pictorial Description of Ohio ...

Benson John Lossing - Ohio - 1848 - 131 pages
...enclosure was about j - 1 * 1 j_ 1 • -I i Ancient Works near Newark. walls, with a ditch between them ; the height from the bottom of the ditch to the top of the walls being twenty feet. In the centre of the enclosure was a mound ten feet high, thirty feet in diameter...
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Bulletins and Other State Intelligence, Part 4

1860
...curtains near their base. The place is surrounded (except at the gateway) by a dry ditch about six feet deep, and the height from the bottom of the ditch to the top of the parapet varies from 20 to 25 feet. On the north-east and south-east sides there is an impenetrable...
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Bulletins and Other State Intelligence Compiled and Arranged from ..., Part 4

1860
...curtains near their base. The place is surrounded (except at the gateway) by a dry ditch about six feet deep, and the height from the bottom of the ditch to the top of the parapet varies from 20 to 25 feet. On the north-east and south-east sides there is an impenetrable...
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Western Reserve Historical Society Publication, Volume 2, Issues 37-72

Ohio - 1877
...two feet. The breadth of the ditch varies from six to eleven feet ; of the wall, ten to fifteen feet. From the bottom of the ditch to the top of the wall is now four to five feet. The outline of the island is more oblong, than the fort sloping more gradually...
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