Sentence Examples with the word Bailey

Following the pioneer studies of Dana, the American palaeontologists and stratographers Bailey Willis, John M.

The concentric castle, with its rings of walls, began to displace the old keep and bailey with.

Under the old system of transportation it was a common practice to reprieve convicted felons as a step to induce them to consent to transportation to the American colonies (see the Old Bailey Regulations of 1662, J.

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SAMUEL BAILEY (1791-1870), British philosopher and author, was born at Sheffield in 1791.

In 1683 he appeared at the Old Bailey as a witness in defence of Lord Russell, and in June 1685 he protested alone against the revision of Stafford's attainder.

At the north end of the town there is a height, Bailey Hill (perhaps from ballia, the architectural term applied to fortified castle courts).

The walls around the bailey began to crumble.

Jenn took the boy's hand and led him out of the building into the bailey area.

Globigerina ooze was recognized as an important deposit as soon as the first successful deep-sea soundings had been made in the Atlantic. It was described simultaneously in 1853 by Bailey of West Point and Ehrenberg in Berlih.

The line from Bishopsgate ran eastward to St Giles's churchyard (Cripplegate), where it turned to the south as far as Falcon square; again westerly by Aldersgate round the site of the Greyfriars (afterwards Christ's Hospital) towards Giltspur Street, then south by the Old Bailey to Ludgate, and then down to the Thames, where Dr Edwin Freshfield suggests that a Roman fortress stood on the site of Baynard's Castle.