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In crossing a small ravine, an axletree of one of the wagons was broken.Early Western Travels 1748-1846, Volume XXX|Joel Palmer
The limber will then be lashed close to the waggon wheel in the centre of the limber, in line with the axletree of the waggon.
Tom, however, at length cut the giant such a blow with the axletree on the side of his head, that he nearly reeled over.
Now it was only half over the wheels, now it hid the axletree, and now the coach sank down in it almost to the windows.Historic Highways of America (Vol. 12)|Archer Butler Hulbert
Yen translated rapidly, scurrying along behind his sentences like a carriage dog beneath an axletree.Mortmain|Arthur Cheny Train