Did you ever lie on your back in the bottom of a shot-tower when they were raining lead?
He also, in 1799, erected a shot-tower, in which patent shot of an approved quality were made.
Be very careful to pronounce double consonants really double, as in English words 'shot-tower,' 'meanness,' 'cockcrow.'
That's just this side of where you see the shot-tower, and runs thence four or five blocks to the right.
A high square pyramidal tower attracted our attention; it is a shot-tower, one hundred and sixty-six feet high.
Why is the French cook at the Union Club like a man sitting on the top of a shot-tower?
Just at this moment, something burst, and I found myself going up at the rate of two steeples and a shot-tower a second.