board fence

board fence

A fence constructed of boards that are spaced horizontally and fastened to square lumber posts; widely used in the past, but now usually found only in upscale rural communities because of its relatively high cost.
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Josie's triumph being rather more pronounced than good taste permitted, Anne Shirley dared her to walk along the top of the board fence which bounded the garden to the east.
"I don't think it's such a very wonderful thing to walk a little, low, board fence," she said.
I went down to the front garden and clumb over the stile where you go through the high board fence. There was an inch of new snow on the ground, and I seen somebody's tracks.
During this time, my copy-book was the board fence, brick wall, and pavement; my pen and ink was a lump of chalk.
At these words the Cobbler's eyes opened big and wide, and his mouth grew round with wonder, like a knothole in a board fence. "slack-a-day," quoth he, "look ye, now!
Darcy even tackles pounding nails on the board fence, and Daddy actually achieved a classy, fancy manicure and pedicure, with Lime-a-Bean Green for Darcy's nails and Lumberjack Black for Daddy's nails.
I helped my husband put up a board fence which enhanced our property's appearance and the minis had a beautiful lush pasture in which to eat and roam.
Together they planned and designed an open, flat checker patio area, wooden graffiti board fence, wooden gazebo, planting areas for vegetables and a basketball hoop.
Here too, the elements that are so unique and the very essence of Tom Sawyer's adventures are depicted the wide expanse of the Mississippi river, the green and tangled Jackson Island, Aunt Polly's legendary board fence, etc.
Even the south side of a board fence or a thick hedge blocking cold north winds will provide a slightly more benign climate.
Next year the department hopes to grade gravel roads and fix more cemetery potholes, replace the fence at the Harley Cemetery with chain-link, re-asphalt a section of road at the Paris Cemetery, replace the board fence at the Paris lookout with chain link fence as a safety precaution, and accomplish more monument repairs.

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