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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.
Fyne fell suddenly into a strange cavity--probably a disused lime- kiln.
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.
There is still uncertainty over what the area will be used for, but the council says disused rail corridors have the potential to be used for transport purposes.
FIREFIGHTERS from Shepshed are warning the public not to put their lives in danger by swimming in disused quarries.
Police found a cannabis factory hidden inside an old, disused pub in Tipton.
The robbery happened while a 54-year-old man pulled over onto the disused Aldridge airfield off Bosty Lane, Aldridge.
AN explorer who set off to investigate a disused tunnel near Staithes had to be rescued after he was cut off by the tide.
PLANS to create a holiday park at a disused quarry on a Northumberland farm have been lodged.