stop stone

stop stone

In a pair of gates, a stone (in the ground) against which the meeting stiles close.
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This picture shows 'The Cog' two thirds of the way into the tun-|nel, which was built as a precaution to stop stone falling on workers while they stripped the tunnel of its rails |The first official pictures of the inside of the Rhondda Tunnel have been released.
In India, Geelani is viewed as a hardliner, even though it was his call that was largely responsible for the agitators to stop stone pelting and damaging public property.
I had to take my lumps and stop stone cold,'' he said, even now nearly embarrassed to admit it.
Can I put slabs across the entrance to stop stones being thrown on to the pavement, then put red granite chips on top?
This letter may be a start, but it will not stop stones being cast by sinners and victims alike.
And the family-oriented holiday didn't stop Stones fans Bruce Willis, Stephen Dorff, Luke and Owen Wilson, Peter Berg and squeeze Estella Warren from getting a helping of ``Satisfaction.