Usage examples for storehouses

  1. The poorer classes, seeing themselves, as they believed, threatened with famine, rose in riotous crowds, in some places attacking the barns in which the corn was stored, and threatening destruction to both the storehouses and the owners. – The Constitutional History of England From 1760 to 1860 by Charles Duke Yonge
  2. It means such a ruin of the world's wealth, the storehouses and fields and factories which supply its wants, that nine tenths of the population of the globe would be swept off its face by actual starvation. – Monopolies and the People by Charles Whiting Baker