the quetta memorial precinct is a heritage-listed anglican church precinct in douglas street, thursday island, shire of torres, queensland, australia.the precinct comprises the all souls and st bartholomew's cathedral church, the bishop's house, and the church hall.the precinct was built as a memorial to the 134 lives lost in the shipwreck of the rms quetta on 28 february 1890.
corrugated fiberboard is a material consisting of a fluted corrugated sheet and one or two flat linerboards. it is made on 'flute lamination machines' or 'corrugators' and is used in the manufacture of shipping containers and corrugated boxes.. the corrugated medium sheet and the linerboard s are made of kraft containerboard, a paperboard material usually over 0.01 inches 0.25 mm thick.
this is a list of characters in the garfield comic strip, created by jim davis.it includes notable characters from the comic strip as well as cartoons, and movies centered on the garfield character, and is organized by what medium they appeared in first.
port and starboard are nautical terms of orientation that deal unambiguously with the structure of vessels. their structures are largely bilaterally symmetrical, meaning they have mirror-image left and right halves if divided sagittally.. one asymmetric feature is that on ships where access is at the side, this access is usually only provided on the port side.
a navigation light, also known as a running or position light, is a source of illumination on a vessel, aircraft or spacecraft.navigation lights give information on a craft's position, heading, and status.their placement is mandated by international conventions or civil authorities. navigation lights are not intended to provide illumination for the craft making the passage, only for other .
precast concrete is a construction product produced by casting concrete in a reusable mold or 'form' which is then cured in a controlled environment, transported to the construction site and lifted into place. in contrast, standard concrete is poured into site-specific forms and cured on site. precast stone is distinguished from precast concrete using a fine aggregate in the mixture, so the final product approaches the appearance of naturally occurring rock or stone. more recently expanded polys
carlson baker arts is an american company that provides custom fabrication and engineering services to artists, architectural firms and commercial companies. based in sun valley, california, the company is most known for its work for artists such as ellsworth kelly, jeff koons, christian moeller, isamu noguchi, and claes oldenburg / coosje van bruggen, among others.
paper is a thin sheet material produced by mechanically and/or chemically processing cellulose fibres derived from wood, rags, grasses or other vegetable sources in water, draining the water through fine mesh leaving the fibre evenly distributed on the surface, followed by pressing and drying. although paper was originally made in single sheets by hand, almost all is now made on large machines .
the panel was commissioned for the library of isaac de pinto and hangs in the amsterdam museum. the double house nieuwe herengracht 103, with a sandstone frame façade in louis quinze style, a door and window frame and a stylish frontal sidewalk and the rococo decorative fence. aaron joseph de pinto, 1710–58, a rich jewish merchant and art .
cutty sark was ordered by shipping magnate john willis, who operated a shipping company founded by his father. the company had a fleet of clippers and regularly took part in the tea trade from china to britain. speed was a clear advantage to a merchant ship, but it also created prestige for the owners: the 'tea race' was widely reported in contemporary newspapers and had become something of a .
internally, the rear section of the building has similar finishes, with a large central room with an internal stair to the laundry and garage below, a panel of hopper windows to the southwest with leadlight panels above, and a large ceiling rose. two bedrooms are located to the southeast, and a bathroom links into the original verandah which is .
a navigation light, also known as a running or position light, is a source of illumination on a vessel, aircraft or spacecraft. navigation lights give information on a craft's position, heading, and status. their placement is mandated by international conventions or civil authorities. navigation lights are not intended to provide illumination for the craft making the passage, only for other craft to be aware of it.
the 1972 montreal museum of fine arts robbery, sometimes called the skylight caper, took place very early in the morning of september 4 of that year. three armed robbers used a skylight under repair to gain entry to the museum from its roof, tied up the three guards on duty, and left on foot with 18 paintings, including a rare rembrandt landscape and works by jan brueghel the elder, corot .
john m headrick & co building is a heritage-listed former warehouse at 187 east street, rockhampton, rockhampton region, queensland, australia.it was designed by alfred mowbray hutton and built from 1894 to 1895 by holmes & henrickson. it is also known as burns philp & co - vigor, john headricks building, pinnochio's nite club, and east street entertainment centre.
intensive animal farming or industrial livestock production, also known by its opponents as factory farming, is a type of intensive agriculture, specifically an approach to animal husbandry designed to maximize production, while minimizing costs. to achieve this, agribusinesses keep livestock such as cattle, poultry, and fish at high stocking densities, at large scale, and using modern .
the saddle is a supportive structure for a rider or other load, fastened to an animal's back by a girth.the most common type is the equestrian saddle designed for a horse.however, specialized saddles have been created for oxen, camels and other creatures. it is not known precisely when riders first began to use some sort of padding or protection, but a blanket attached by some form of .