Conducted an experiment this weekend at a B.A.R. Northwest Dep.t event on private land in Ohio with modern tools:  shovel, spade, mattock, and post hole digger. At 6:30 p.m began cutting a rectangl…

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Conducted an experiment this weekend at a B.A.R. Northwest Dep.t event on private land in Ohio with modern tools: shovel, spade, mattock, and post hole digger. At 6:30 p.m began cutting a rectangl…

'Spade' comes from the Italian word for 'sword' dating back to the 1500s and is unrelated to a modern spade or shovel - the symbol depicts a stylized sword. #spades #poker #pokerlife #waybackwednesday #ggpoker #itsnotashovel

'Spade' comes from the Italian word for 'sword' dating back to the 1500s and is unrelated to a modern spade or shovel - the symbol depicts a stylized sword. #spades #poker #pokerlife #waybackwednesday #ggpoker #itsnotashovel

Mourning Ring: gold; round the outside of the hoop a skeleton with arrow between legs, crown, cross-bones, hour-glass, pair of wings, star, spade and pick crossed; panel with inscription over sword and two crossed spears; inscribed. D-section.  Image © The Trustees of the British Museum.  (If you repin this without proper citation, you are probably in violation of British law.)

Mourning Ring: gold; round the outside of the hoop a skeleton with arrow between legs, crown, cross-bones, hour-glass, pair of wings, star, spade and pick crossed; panel with inscription over sword and two crossed spears; inscribed. D-section. Image © The Trustees of the British Museum. (If you repin this without proper citation, you are probably in violation of British law.)

Stone figures from the Mezcala river basin have been known in Mexico for many years, exposed by the spade of occasional archeologists, the shovels of roadbuilders, and the plows of peasants in the remote mountain valleys of Guerrero. But until recently, this sculpture was but little known and less appreciated. As was the case with the art of so many archaic cultures, it took the experience of modern art to open our eye to this ancient art's force and beauty.

Stone figures from the Mezcala river basin have been known in Mexico for many years, exposed by the spade of occasional archeologists, the shovels of roadbuilders, and the plows of peasants in the remote mountain valleys of Guerrero. But until recently, this sculpture was but little known and less appreciated. As was the case with the art of so many archaic cultures, it took the experience of modern art to open our eye to this ancient art's force and beauty.

One was hand dug by an army of men bearing shovels and spades working deep underground in high-risk conditions.    The other boasts giant machines worth millions of pounds that bore deep below modern-day London.

Tube 150th anniversary: How navvies paved way for Crossrail

One was hand dug by an army of men bearing shovels and spades working deep underground in high-risk conditions. The other boasts giant machines worth millions of pounds that bore deep below modern-day London.

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Sharpen Gardening Tools Clean and sharpen garden tools. Your shovels, spades, forks, and hoes take a beating and need extra care to get them ready for use next spring. A stiff wire brush should remove the worst of the dirt, but keep a piece of sandpaper handy for the really tough stuff. Next, draw a file down the end of the tool until a clean shiny edge is exposed–do not saw up and down.

Sharpen Gardening Tools Clean and sharpen garden tools. Your shovels, spades, forks, and hoes take a beating and need extra care to get them ready for use next spring. A stiff wire brush should remove the worst of the dirt, but keep a piece of sandpaper handy for the really tough stuff. Next, draw a file down the end of the tool until a clean shiny edge is exposed–do not saw up and down.

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