At any moment they can plump their shells right into his sangar, and the Boer gunners are frightened to work there.
He cunningly arranged his sangar so that he should expose no head at all.
On the left, Bloody Post, a little in advance of the sangar, took its toll of the defenders.
Then we went on building at the sangar, but without much spirit.
As the handful of men crept up the rocky slope a sangar came into view, which was suggestive.
sangar after sangar was obstinately held; each sangar as it was rushed coming at once under fire of the one above it.
They made straight for the sangar and formed in a circle round it, firing outwards without visible target.
This sangar was only about eighty yards from the defenders' covered way to the water.
Two companies of the Gloucesters lined a sangar on the tread of the sole, to prevent any one getting too near to the heel.
On their way a half company, on reaching a sangar, were suddenly charged by a body of Ghazis.