from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A bar of a grate. Also called furnace-bar.
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We were about 80 people queueing between 5 bars, ranging from the tropical spirit of the packers with summer-music, a water cascade and flowers, to a texas-bar with a pickup car, cowboy hats and country music, and he lovely fire-bar of the instructors, with a huge fire in the middle - very nice since we were pretty cold by then!
Everything was dusted; even the lower fire-bar had not