Straw-stack in a sentence

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Cattle left in the open crowded in the lee of the straw-stacks, their rough flanks crawling, and in the folds the ewes, yet frail from their travail, stood stung and still, mothering their weak-kneed lambs.
Your own bamboo clumps, straw-stacks and stores of cordage would provide raw material; and as for labour, all you have to do is to order some of your ryots (tenants) who are behindhand with their rent to work for you gratis.
The remains of a straw-stack, some hay under a bark humpy, a small iron plough, and an old stiff coffin-headed grey draught horse, were all that I saw about the place.

Examples of Straw-stack

Example #1
Beside the thud of the horse's hoofs toward town there was no sound on the road save a little, dry cracking of the frost.
Example #2
Smoke curled up from the chimneys to perish against the sunny sky.
Example #3
How are these poor people to live while engaged in begar (forced labour) on my behalf?
Example #4
Surely that is far too much for a range of huts.
Example #5
But there was a bit of a surprise for me inside, in the shape of a clean white tablecloth on the rough slab table which stood on stakes driven into the ground.
Example #6
There was nothing but burrs and nettles inside those walls, and an old wooden bullock plough and a couple of yokes were dry-rotting across the back doorway.