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no longer in use

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It was the same sort of thing; he found a disused target in a deserted yard and couldn't resist indulging in a little secret shooting, like secret drinking.
But the first thing I find in that disused pocket is this: that men who mean to steal diamonds don't talk Socialism.
In the chimneys of the disused rooms, swallows had built their nests for many a long year, and from earliest spring to latest autumn whole colonies of sparrows chirped and twittered in the eaves.
As he threw his head back in the chair, his glance happened to rest upon a bell, a disused bell, that hung in the room, and communicated for some purpose now forgotten with a chamber in the highest story of the building.
Such stillness and composure reigned within the orderly precincts of the old red wall that even the feathers hung in garlands to scare the birds hardly stirred; and the wall had such a ripening influence that where, here and there high up, a disused nail and scrap of list still clung to it, it was easy to fancy that they had mellowed with the changing seasons and that they had rusted and decayed according to the common fate.
The abbe smiled, and, proceeding to the disused fireplace, raised, by the help of his chisel, a long stone, which had doubtless been the hearth, beneath which was a cavity of considerable depth, serving as a safe depository of the articles mentioned to Dantes.
There was a disused outbuilding where they would find a small cook stove, he said, and also he would give them fresh milk.
But these photos from website Disused Stations show there were once more remains of this once-proud station.
The IAEA helps Member States build their disused sealed radioactive sources (DSRS) management capacity through technological transfer and staff training.
THREE men had to be winched to safety by a helicopter after scaling the cliff face of a disused quarry.
More than six hours after, the plunge the victim was hauled to the surface of the disused shaft in Porth Nanven, Cornwall, and flown to hospital.
A BBC Wales news report on August 1 featured the dangers of swimming within disused slate quarries in Wales.
The disused bridge in Hinckley Road has, over many years, been hit by numerous trucks, causing long delays for other motorists in the area.
THESE eerie photographs show what is behind the crumbling facade of a disused cinema.