jougs in a sentence

"jougs" meaning  "jougs" in Chinese  
  1. The jougs at Sorn Kirk were stolen in the 1930s, but located and returned.
  2. Some crosses still incorporate the iron staples to which jougs and branks were once attached.
  3. Jougs were similar in their purpose as a pillory, but did not restrain the sufferer from speaking.
  4. Cuthbertson refers to the jougs as " symbols of the session's power against gossips and evil-doers ".
  5. The jougs on the Isle of Cumbrae survive, attached to a gatepost at the entrance to the Millport Old Cemetery entrance.
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  7. Sir Walter Scott rescued the jougs from Threave Castle in the Borders and attached them to the castellated gateway he built at Abbotsford House.
  8. It can still be seen bearing metal bands around its trunk to which jougs were once attached for the restraint and humiliation of petty criminals.
  9. Sir Walter Scott rescued the " jougs " from Threave Castle in Dumfries and Galloway and attached them to the castellated gateway he built at Abbotsford.
  10. As well as housing accused criminals awaiting trial, and debtors, tolbooths were also places of public punishment, equipped with a whipping post, stocks or jougs.
  11. Mr Carse of the Shawhill Estate protected a fine old thorn tree that grew at the Hurlford Bridge end by attaching a pair of jougs to it, made by David Brown the local blacksmith.
  12. The parish council chambers in Kilmaurs, the'juggs'or'jougs', has a fine example of a stepped Mercat Cross in an enclosure behind it, the cross is surmounted by a large sandstone ball and dated 1830.
  13. A local tradition was that the iron'jougs'on it were for imprisoning witches, although it may be that these were linked to the Barony Court functions of the old Corsehill Barony, the records of which still survive and make reference to the stocks.

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