History. In neolithic times and earlier a large animal's scapula (shoulder blade)
was often used as a crude shovel. Typical action when ...
The AMES story goes back to 1774, when Captain John Ames began making
America's first shovels. We've been building America ever since, through wartime
Dec 28, 2010 ... When a snow storm hits, a shovel is still the most reliable tool for clearing snow.
Life's Little Mysteries explains the tool's ancient roots.
Jun 12, 2013 ... During the Homecoming groundbreaking for the new Diane C. Nordin '80
artificial turf field, an array of Wheaton shovels, which date back to ...
Nov 30, 2009 ... Interestingly, just about the only really noteworthy breakthrough in the history of
the shovel itself was the move towards using metal in their ...
Sep 29, 2014 ... To think that I am part of this history is nothing short of remarkable. As I stand in
the trench, watching the sifters go through shovels of dirt, I am ...
Aug 20, 2015 ... Medieval shovels Roman shovel British Bronze age shovel I think the record of
shovels is likely to be a bit sparse for a couple of reasons: 1) ...
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A brief history of garden tools; their use, value and theft in the 18th century. ...
When Shovels and Dung Forks Were Among Life's Most Important Possessions
Dec 28, 2010 ... This week's East Coast blizzard that shuttered airports and trapped subway riders
was just the latest in a long technological battle by modern ...