Sentence Examples with the word railing

The wooden reel and angular log attached hung, long untouched, just beneath the railing of the after bulwarks.

She crossed to the railing of the loft area overlooking the formal living room with its two-story hearth.

She propped it on the railing and tried to manipulate the box, wondering if dropping it messed up something.

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In addition, the hand railing on each side forms a girder 4 ft.

A shapely woman with curly dark brown hair leaned against the railing of a paddock between the house and a large outer building.

Both gateways and railing are elaborately covered with bas-reliefs and inscriptions.

He held onto the railing lining the ceiling with one hand and beat at whatever was in the hole in the ceiling with his other hand.

It now appeared to some of the ecclesiastical authorities that the only way to silence Martin was to have him attacked in his own railing style, and accordingly certain writers of ready wit, among them John Lyly, Thomas Nashe and Robert Greene, were secretly commissioned to answer the pamphlets.

ANTE-CHOIR, the term given to the space enclosed in a church between the outer gate or railing of the rood screen and the door of the screen; sometimes there is only one rail, gate or door, but in Westminster Abbey it is equal in depth to one bay of the nave.

A railing ran round the capital of the pillar, and a ladder enabled his disciples to take him the necessaries of life.