shooting box


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shooting box

n
(Hunting) a small country house providing accommodation for a shooting party during the shooting season. Also called: shooting lodge
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Noun1.shooting box - a small country house used by hunters during the shooting season
country house - a house (usually large and impressive) on an estate in the country
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It is amazing in all weathers and beautiful in the snow, where you can go sledging near the small shooting box half way up.
It has three flip panels in front, a side entry door, a dog door and ramp, coat racks, interior lighting and an internal camouflage cover that keeps the shooting box dry when it is not in use.
I had set up a Montana Decoy "Estrus Betty" peeing doe a few yards from the base of my elevated position in a wooden shooting box a friend of mine had built.
The couple have been together a year and are believed to have grown close while shooting box office bomb Green Lantern together in the spring of 2010.
At the signal, each man fired at a steel target placed 100 yards downrange from offhand, then moved a few feet over to another shooting box and engaged a steel target placed at 200 yards from the field position of the shooter's choice.
Well, according to Nostalgia reader and former Marsdener Betty Booth (nee Hewitt), the picture purporting to be the Shepherds Cafe, between Meltham and Marsden, is in fact Wessenden Lodge, known locally as the Shooting Lodge or Shooting Box.
Close to the falls is Lyulph's Tower, a pele tower built by a former Duke of Norfolk as a shooting box that is now the focus of many walks in the area.
In between shooting box office smashes, Farrell jets into Dublin to hang out with friends.
Under his pen name he also wrote The Warwick Woodlands (1845), My Shooting Box (1846), The Deer-stalkers (1849), Field Sports of the United States and British Provinces of North America (2 v.
The competitor then moves to another shooting box six feet away and engages two identical targets on the other side of a center line.