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dray

1. a low cart without fixed sides, used for carrying heavy loads
2. any other vehicle or sledge used to carry a heavy load
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His hobby is not cheap: a pair of dray horses, for a Youngs & Co Brewery cart, set him back over pounds 500.
We had to attach a makeshift snow plough to one of the forklifts, but it was all hands on deck to manually move the stock to the other drays because the forklift's wheels kept spinning
field work The Tetley dray horses with head horseman Dudley Parker (left) and groom Frank Trott when the horses retired last year
Rita is saddened by fact that the area was later demolished, and the life of the pub - voices, shouting, talking, singing, beer drays and great horses clattering over cobbles, decades of pub life - have all gone.
The new lorries with the cranes fitted are gradually being introduced - although everyone will need to work the old and the new - and the new drays will make it easier to lift and move the barrels.
DeeDee Drays was also named senior director, alliances & partnerships.
Hoards of people lined the streets to watch the parade which included shire horses, Shetland ponies, drays and even working donkeys.
He said, as the new students move in to their dormitories, the senior students at NCKU will drive the three-wheeled drays and help transport their luggage.
This February, 1935, view shows scaffolding being removed from the new Mersey Tunnel George's Dock Vent, left, and the drays which once thronged the Dock Road Picture: DAILY POST ARCHIVE
As the new students move in to their dormitories, the senior students at NCKU will personally drive the three-wheeled drays and help transport their baggages.
Would it have been, as I believe, to enable the horses to pull the heavy drays and other heavy cars up and down the hills without slipping with their metal shoes, as happened on granite setts?
When processors asked screw designer Robert Dray how to compare different types of barrier screws, he modeled melting capacity based on the biggest single factor, solids channel area.