lytton hill is a heritage-listed signal station via south street, lytton, city of brisbane, queensland, australia.it was built from 1859 to c. 1945.it is also known as lytton redoubt, reformatory, and signal hill. it was added to the queensland heritage register on 25 august 2000.
frank wild took part in the following antarctic expeditions: in 1901 he was a member of robert falcon scott's crew as an able seaman on the discovery, along with ernest shackleton who was then a sub-lieutenant.; he was with shackleton on the nimrod expedition 1908–1909 and was a member of the team that crossed the ross barrier and beardmore glacier at a record latitude of 88º23's.
conodonts are extinct agnathan chordates resembling eels, classified in the class conodonta. for many years, they were known only from tooth-like microfossils found in isolation and now called conodont elements. knowledge about soft tissues remains limited. the animals are also called conodontophora to avoid ambiguity. conodonts are considered index fossils, fossils used to define and identify geological periods.
a trolleytruck also known as a freight trolley or trolley truck is a trolleybus-like vehicle used for carrying cargo instead of passengers.a trolleytruck is usually a type of electric truck powered by two overhead wires, from which it ds electricity using two trolley poles.two current collectors are required in order to supply and return current, because the return current cannot pass to .
the design was a '3 ft 914 mm special' developed from designs for russia from 1871, and repeated for the malta railway from 1880. the manning wardle locomotives had heavy repairs one at a time at the lowca engine works around 1892-5, with the fitting of westinghouse air brake equipment and new smokeboxes.
the vredefort crater is the largest verified impact crater on earth. more than 300 kilometres 190 mi across when it was formed, what remains of it is in the present-day free state province of south africa. it is named after the town of vredefort, which is near its centre.
the bmp-1 is a fully amphibious tracked vehicle, with a front-engined chassis developed especially for it, a welded steel hull with a sharp, sloping front with a conspicuously ridged surface, a centrally located, flat, truncated cone turret and a troop compartment at the rear. driver's station
lassen volcanic national park is an american national park in northeastern california.the dominant feature of the park is lassen peak, the largest plug dome volcano in the world and the southernmost volcano in the cascade range. lassen volcanic national park started as two separate national monuments designated by president theodore roosevelt in 1907: cinder cone national monument and lassen .
august 7, 1917 – italy – an express from genoa to milan derails in arquata scrivia station, killing 34 people and injuring about 100. august 13, 1917 – russia – a passenger train and a 'luggage train' collide on the line from moscow to petrograd now st. petersburg , killing 60 people and injuring 150.
the roman catholic chapel of the nailing of the cross 11th station of the cross stretches to the south. between the catholic and the orthodox altar, a statue of mary with an 18th-century bust marks the 13th station of the cross. on the ground floor, just underneath the golgotha chapel, is the chapel of adam.
the apollo lunar module was a separate vehicle designed to land on the moon and return to lunar orbit, and was the first true 'spaceship' since it flew solely in the vacuum of space. it consisted of a descent stage and an ascent stage.it supplied life support systems for two astronauts for up to four to five days on the apollo 15, 16 and 17 missions. the spacecraft was designed and .