How to use Docks in a sentence

docks
  • Where, however, there are a number of cranes all belonging to the same installation, and these are placed so as to be conveniently worked from a central power station, and where the work is rapid, heavy and continuous, as is the case at large ports, docks and railway or other warehouses, experience has shown that it is best to produce the power in a generating station and distribute it to the cranes.

    0
    0
  • The harbour, in which ships of all nations may be seen, as well as great numbers of the picturesque sailing craft engaged in the coasting trade, is somewhat difficult of access to larger vessels, but has been improved by the construction of new breakwaters and dry docks.

    0
    0
  • It is the home of great numbers of the working classes of Sydney and some of the largest factories and most important docks are situated here.

    0
    0
  • Cleveland is the largest ore market in the world, and its huge ore docks are among its most interesting features; the annual receipts and shipments of coal and iron ore are enormous.

    0
    0
  • In 1864 the Bute trustees unsuccessfully sought powers for constructing three additional docks to cost two millions sterling, but under the more limited powers granted in 1866, the Roath basin (12 acres) was opened in 1874, and (under a substituted act of 1882) the Roath dock (33 acres) was opened in 1887.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • All these docks were constructed by the Bute family at a cost approaching three millions sterling.

    0
    0
  • The Bute trustees in 1885 acquired the Glamorgan canal and its dock, and in the following year obtained an act for vesting their various docks and the canal in a company now known as the Cardiff Railway Company.

    0
    0
  • There are also ten private graving and floating docks and one public graving dock.

    0
    0
  • The total exports of the Cardiff docks in 1906 amounted to 8,767,502 tons, of which 8, 433, 629 tons were coal, coke and patent fuel, 151,912 were iron and steel and their manufactures, and 181,076 tons of general merchandise.

    0
    0
  • The docks are provided with gas and electric lights, 18 steam cranes for loading and discharging vessels, a triple line of railway and a supply of fresh water.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • In anticipation of this event a gigantic system of docks, basins and quays was constructed, at a total cost of some £7,000,000 (of which the imperial treasury contributed 2,000,000), between the confluence of the Alster and the railway bridge (1868-1873), an entire quarter of the town inhabited by some 24,000 people being cleared away to make room for these accessories of a great port.

    0
    0
  • Hellevoetsluis is an important naval station, and possesses a naval arsenal, dry and wet docks, wharves and a naval college for engineers.

    0
    0
  • Here is an enclosed basin covering 123 acres with ample quayage, dry docks and everything necessary to the accommodation, repair, revictualling and coaling of a numerous fleet.

    0
    0
  • On Cockatoo Island, a few miles west of the city, the government have two large dry docks, the Fitzroy dock, 450 ft.

    0
    0
  • Mort's dock, another large dry dock, is at Mort's Bay, Balmain, while there are five floating docks with a combined lifting power of 3895 tons, and the three patent slips in Mort's Bay can raise between them 3040 tons.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • Its naval power, too, was vastly increased; the docks were enlarged; and 200 new warships were built.

    0
    0
  • Near the ferry are a row of long parallel cuttings in the rock, which must be remains of the ancient docks, each being intended to take a ship.

    0
    0
  • The granite quarries in the vicinity constitute the leading industry, the stone for the Liverpool docks and other public works having been obtained from them.

    0
    0
  • The London & India Docks line connects the city with the docks on the north bank of the river as far as North Woolwich.

    0
    0
  • There are wharves and a large carrying trade in barges above this point, but below it the river is crowded with shipping, and extensive docks open on either hand.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • The recommendations of the Commission included the creation of a single controlling authority to take over the powers of the Thames Conservancy Watermen's Company, and Trinity House and the docks of the companies already detailed.

    0
    0
  • Following the river down from the Tower these docks, with dates of original opening and existing extent, are - St Katherine's (1828; 102 acres), London (1805; 571 acres), West India, covering the northern part of the peninsula called the Isle of Dogs (1802; 1212 acres), East India, Blackwall (1806; 38 acres), Royal Victoria and Albert Docks (1876 and 1880 respectively), parallel with the river along Bugsby's and Woolwich Reaches, nearly 3 m.

    0
    0
  • Tilbury Docks are used by the largest steamers trading with the port.

    0
    0
  • Millwall Docks (1868), in the south part of the Isle of Dogs, are 36 acres in extent.

    0
    0
  • Surrey Commercial Docks, Rotherhithe (Bermondsey), occupy a peninsula between the Lower Pool and Limehouse Reach.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • There have been docks at Rotherhithe since the middle of the 17th century.

    0
    0
  • The principal railways have wharves and through connexions for goods traffic, and huge warehouses are attached to the docks.

    0
    0
  • It is occupied by docks, riverside works and poor houses.

    0
    0
  • The suggestion that it is corrupted from the Isle of Docks falls to the ground on the question of chronology; another, that there were royal kennels here, is improbable, though they were situated at Deptford in the 17th century.

    0
    0
  • New docks, 93 acres in extent, with an entrance from the firth, were opened in 1905 at a cost of more than i,000,000.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • There are several docks and warehouses, and manufactures are being developed.

    0
    0
  • The port admits vessels of 2000 tons to Victoria Docks, 3 m.

    0
    0
  • The Berkeley Ship Canal connects Gloucester with docks at Sharpness, avoiding the difficult navigation of the upper part of the Severn estuary.

    0
    0
  • The harbour and docks of Belfast are managed by a board of harbour commissioners, elected by the ratepayers and the shipowners.

    0
    0
  • There are great naval docks, refitting yards, magazines and stores on the south-east side of the Grand Harbour; small vessels of war have also been built here.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • At a radius of nearly a mile is another wall within which lies the closely-packed city proper, and beyond which the town stretches away to the royal parks on the north and to the business quarter, the warehouses, rice-mills, harbour and docks on the south.

    0
    0
  • Connected with the harbour are dry docks, the yards where the largest ships in the French navy are constructed, magazines, rope walks, and the various workshops requisite for a naval arsenal of the first class.

    0
    0
  • The area of the port (which has wet and graving docks) amounts to 16 acres, and there are 2000 yds.

    0
    0
  • In 1892 the docks, which lie at the southern end of the peninsula, became the property of the London & SouthWestern Railway Company.

    0
    0
  • There are five dry docks, having from 29 ft.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • Important municipal docks have been built by the city.

    0
    0
  • The artificial mole was probably of earlier date than the reign of Augustus (possibly 2nd century B.C.); and by that time at any rate there were docks large enough to contain the vessels employed in bringing the obelisks from Egypt.

    0
    0
  • The docks are 114 acres in extent, and have accommodation for the largest vessels afloat.

    0
    0
  • Escanaba has a water front of 8 m., and is an important centre for the shipment of iron-ore, for which eight large and well-equipped docks are provided - there is an ore-crushing plant here; considerable quantities of lumber and fish are also shipped, and furniture, flooring (especially of maple) and wooden ware (butter-dishes and clothes-pins) are manufactured.

    0
    0
  • In the river are two pontoon docks and an immense dry dock.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • It is one of the largest distributing centres in the country for coal, which is received by lake, and stored in enormous coal docks for transshipment by rail throughout the west and north-west.

    0
    0
  • Under the peace treaties Czechoslovakia acquired her own docks and warehouses in the harbour of Hamburg.

    0
    0
  • On the Danube the amount was 2 millions, but this total bids fair, under normal conditions, to be easily passed, inasmuch as the work of developing the port of Bratislava, the construction of docks, warehouses and shipbuilding yards, was already proceeding energetically.

    0
    0
  • There is also good anchorage in the roads leading from the Wash to the docks.

    0
    0
  • There are two docks of 64 and 10 acres area respectively.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • Leading from a point opposite the docks is the Coode canal, by means of which the journey from the city to the mouth of the river is shortened by over a mile.

    0
    0
  • The Dublin Port and Docks Board, which was created in 1898 and consists of the mayor and six members of the corporation, with other members representing the trading and shipping interests, undertook considerable works of improvement at the beginning of the 10th century.

    0
    0
  • With docks named after them are connected the Royal and Grand Canals, passing respectively to north and south of the city, the one penetrating the great central plain of Ireland on the north, the other following the course of the Liffey, doing the same on the south, and both joining the river Shannon.

    0
    0
  • The docks attached to the canals, and certain other smaller docks, are owned by companies, and tolls are levied on vessels entering these, but not those entering the docks under the Board.

    0
    0
  • Besides the usual duties of local government, and the connexion with the port and docks boards already explained, there should be noticed the connexion of the corporation with such bodies as those controlling the city technical schools, the Royal Irish Academy of Music, and the gallery of modern art.

    0
    0
  • The reality of it was proved by a ship being found laden with gunpowder in the Liverpool docks, and another with s000 and 2000 pike-heads in Dublin.

    0
    0
  • There are five dry docks, and upwards of i 2 m.

    0
    0
  • The depth of water at the main entrance is 41 to 5 fathoms and in the western bay 3 to 4 fathoms. For lack of docks and quayage, large vessels lie off Steamer Point and all cargo is handled by means of lighters, the labour being either Somali or Arab.

    0
    0
  • There are also iron, steel and tinplate works both at Cwmavon and at Port Talbot, which, when it consisted only of docks, was appropriately known as Aberavon Port.

    0
    0
  • Originally besides the central basin of the inner harbour there were three docks; between 1903 and 1909 the harbour accommodation was doubled by the construction of new docks on the eastern side of the canal and by enlarging the western docks.

    0
    0
  • Three miles north, on Lake Erie, is the village of Fairport (pop. in 1900, 2073), with a good harbour and coal and ore docks.

    0
    0
  • Close to the shore are the islands of Villegaignon (occupied by a fort), Cobras (occupied by fortifications, naval storehouses, hospital and dry docks), Santa Barbara and Enxadas, the site of the Brazilian naval school.

    0
    0
  • This afterwards became known as Queen's dock, and with Prince's and Humber docks completes the circle round the old town.

    0
    0
  • Others are the Alexandra, St Andrew's and fish docks.

    0
    0
  • The total area of the docks is about 186 acres, and the owning companies are the North Eastern and the Hull & Barnsley railways.

    0
    0
  • A public park extending from the James to the heart of the city, a deep, spacious and well-protected harbour, a large shipbuilding yard with three immense dry docks, and two large grain elevators of 2,000,000 bushels capacity, are among the most prominent features; at the shipbuilding yard various United States battleships, including the "Kearsarge," "Kentucky," "Illinois," "Missouri," "Louisiana," "Minnesota," "Virginia" and "West Virginia," were constructed, as well as cruisers, gun-boats, merchant vessels, ferry-boats and submarines.

    0
    0
  • Some of the plants are among the largest in existence, notably the Union and the Wagner Palace car works, the Union dry docks, the steel plants of the Lackawanna Iron and Steel Company, and the Larkin soap factory.

    0
    0
  • In 1897 he was appointed a member of the board of commissioners of docks and ferries in New York City, serving five years, the last as treasurer.

    0
    0
  • In the southern part of the city is a United States navy yard and station, officially the Norfolk Yard (the second largest in the country), of about 450 acres, with three immense dry docks, machine shops, warehouses, travelling and water cranes, a training station, torpedoboat headquarters, a powder plant (20 acres), a naval magazine, a naval hospital and the distribution headquarters of the United State Marine Corps.

    0
    0
  • The eight principal basins or docks already existing in 1908 were (I) the Little or Bonaparte dock; (2) the Great dock, also constructed in Napoleon's time; (3) the Kattendijk, built in 1860 and enlarged in 1881; (4) the Wood dock; (5) the Campine dock, used especially for minerals; (6) the Asia dock, which is in direct communication with the Meuse by a canal as well as with the Scheldt; (7) the Lefebvre dock; and (8) the America dock, which was only opened in 1905.

    0
    0
  • Two new docks, called "intercalary" because they would fit into whatever scheme might be adopted for the rectification of the course of the Scheldt, were still to be constructed, leading out of the Lefebvre dock and covering 70 acres.

    0
    0
  • In connexion with the projected grande coupure (that is, a cutting through the neck of the loop in the river Scheldt immediately below .Antwerp), the importance of these four docks would be greatly increased because they would then flank the new main channel of the river.

    0
    0
  • The improvements at Antwerp are not confined to the construction of new docks.

    0
    0
  • Antwerp had reached the lowest point of its fortunes in 1800, and its population had sunk under 40,000, when Napoleon, realizing its strategical importance, assigned two millions for the construction of two docks and a mole.

    0
    0
  • In the north harbour are two graving docks.

    0
    0
  • The whole site of the works has been reclaimed from the sea, and a great sea-wall was built to form the southern boundary of the docks, the number of which was increased from one to three.

    0
    0
  • The now overpowering strength of the British fleet enabled it to occupy the Chesapeake and to execute innumerable attacks of a destructive character on docks and harbours.

    0
    0
  • The port was opened in 1830, and besides an excellent harbour, there are three large wet docks, including the Kaiserhafen, enlarged in 1897-1899 at a cost of 90o,000.

    0
    0
  • Here are the workshops and dry docks of the North German Lloyd steamship company.

    0
    0
  • On the south side of the river are numerous large docks and wharves, while the city proper on the north side consists of a labyrinth of basins and canals with tree-bordered quays.

    0
    0
  • Between 1850 and 1902 the area of canals and docks in use on both sides of the river increased from 96 to over 300 acres, about £2,000,000 having been spent on the building of docks in the last quarter of the 17th century.

    0
    0
  • Besides being easily accessible from the river and connected with the railways, the docks are provided with every facility for coaling and loading or discharging cargoes.

    0
    0
  • One of the most remarkable results of the European intervention in the Boxer rising in China (I goo) was the absurd price paid for so-called "loot" of furs, particularly in mandarins' coats of dyed and natural fox skins and pieces, and natural ermine, poor in quality and yellowish in colour; from three to ten times their value was paid for them when at the same time huge parcels of similar quality were warehoused in the London docks, because purchasers could not be found for them.

    0
    0
  • There are three docks, all to the north-west of the city - namely, the free harbour (which was opened in 1888), the winter harbour, and the timber and industrial harbour.

    0
    0
  • The second basin gives access to the docks, of which there are six; two 390 ft.

    0
    0
  • There are also shipbuilding yards and docks.

    0
    0
  • The artificial harbour has a depth of 24 ft., and there are extensive docks.

    0
    0
  • Anthracite and steam-coal from the collieries of the coast and along the Loughor Valley are exported from the extensive docks; and there are also large works for the smelting of copper and the manufacture of tin plates.

    0
    0
  • Extensive works were begun in 1900 for the purpose of carrying the harbour back 2 m., and a series of large docks were excavated and extensive quays constructed.

    0
    0
  • The docks accommodate ships of large tonnage.

    0
    0
  • Apart from these docks Ostend has a very considerable passenger and provision traffic with England, and is the headquarters of the Belgian fishing fleet, estimated to employ 400 boats and 1600 men and boys.

    0
    0
  • The points which require constant attention are - the perfect freedom of all carriers, feeders and drains from every kind of obstruction, however minute; the state and amount of water in the river or stream, whether it be sufficient to irrigate the whole area properly or only a part of it; the length of time the water should be allowed to remain on the meadow at different periods of the season; the regulation of the depth of the water, its quantity and its rate of flow, in accordance with the temperature and the condition of the herbage; the proper times for the commencing and ending of pasturing and of shutting up for hay; the mechanical condition of the surface of the ground; the cutting out of any very large and coarse plants, as docks; and the improvement of the physical and chemical conditions of the soil by additions to it of sand, silt, loam, `` chalk, &c.

    0
    0
  • There are three commercial docks, with over 7000 ft.

    0
    0
  • The three entrances to the old and new harbours are sheltered by long and massive moles; and the whole complex of docks, building slips, machine shops, &c., forms the government dockyard, which is enclosed by a lofty wall with fourteen iron gates.

    0
    0
  • The largest ships can enter the harbour, which has a minimum depth of 30 ft.; it has two dry docks, a graving dock and a floating dry dock.

    0
    0
  • There are dry docks both at Palermo and Messina.

    0
    0
  • There are eight docks supplied with timber ponds, quays, warehouses and other accommodation.

    0
    0
  • The Forth and Clyde canal has a revenue of about £1 20,000 a year, including receipts from the docks at Grangemouth, and the expenditure on management and maintenance is about £40,000.

    0
    0
  • It possesses a good harbour; docks and extensive coalingwharves, which have been acquired by government from the Tanjong Pagar Dock Company, and are undergoing considerable extensions; an admiralty dockyard; and many facilities for shipping.

    0
    0
  • The principal industries are now the manufacture of glass and chemicals, and ship-building and ship refitting and repairing, for which there are docks capable of receiving the largest vessels.

    0
    0
  • In 1899 the Uruguayan government entered into a contract for the dredging of the bay, the construction of two long breakwaters, the dredging of a channel to deep water, and the construction of a great basin and docks in front of the city.

    0
    0
  • The work of construction was under the control of the Inland Waterways and Docks Section of the Royal Engineers, and involved the reclamation of a large tract of swampy foreshore, the widening and deepening of the waterway, the construction of a wharf and jetty nearly a mile in length equipped with powerful cranes and of docks for the building and repair of certain kinds of craft, the erection of acres of hutments and store-sheds, and the laying of some 50 m.

    0
    0
  • In 1848 a steam basin, covering 7 acres, and four new docks were opened, the dockyard ground being extended to 115 acres in all.

    0
    0
  • These included a tidal basin and, opening out of it, a deep dock and two locks, in themselves serving as large docks, which lead to three basins and four docks.

    0
    0
  • Subsequent improvements included the formation of two new dry docks (1896) with a floor-length of 557 ft.

    0
    0
  • Altogether the dockyard comprises 15 dry docks, 60 acres of enclosed basins, 18,400 ft.

    0
    0
  • It has since grown considerably, and is provided with wharves and docks and a jetty 1066 ft.

    0
    0
  • The manufacture of arms and artillery is carried on to a great extent, and the imperial and private docks and shipbuilding establishments, notably the Schichau yard, turn out ships of the largest size.

    0
    0
  • The principal docks are at Gothenburg, Stockholm, Malmo, Oskarshamn and Norrkoping, besides the naval docks at Karlskrona; and the principal ports where large vessels can be accommodated on slips are Malmo, Gothenburg, Stockholm, Karlskrona and Gefle.

    0
    0
  • Five launches built in the Royal Indian Marine Docks, Bombay, in 1905, at a cost of 6o,ooo rupees each, of about 8o tons.

    0
    0
  • The docks, which covered an area of 7 acres, were opened in 1847, and after thrice changing hands were made over in 1858 to the Mersey Docks and Harbour Board, a body created by act of 1857, to control the harbourage on both sides of the river.

    0
    0
  • This entire property is now under the authority of the Mersey Docks and Harbour Board.

    0
    0
  • On the north and north-east, and partly on the east, Birkenhead is bounded by its docks, which extend, for a distance exceeding 2 m., from the landing-stage at Woodside Ferry to the Wallasey Bridge.

    0
    0
  • Of these the principal are the Egerton, Morpeth, Morpeth Branch and Wallasey Docks; while the Alfred Dock, with its three entrances, nineteen pairs of lock-gates, 8 acres.

    0
    0
  • The entrances to the Birkenhead Docks are capable of docking the largest class of steamers afloat.

    0
    0
  • At the extreme western end of the West Float are three large graving docks, two about 750 ft.

    0
    0
  • Deep-water craft can go directly to docks within a short distance of their sources of supply, around the bay.

    0
    0
  • The largest craft can always, enter and navigate the bay, and there are ample facilities of dry and floating docks.

    0
    0
  • Once the capital of West Friesland and a prosperous town, many of its streets and quays are now deserted, though the docks and basins constructed at the end of the 16th and beginning of the 17th centuries could still afford excellent accommodation for many ships.

    0
    0
  • The Vale of Neath branch of the same railway and the Rhondda & Swansea Bay railway (now worked by the Great Western) have terminal stations near the docks on the other (eastern) side of the river, as also has the Midland railway from Hereford and Brecon.

    0
    0
  • The harbour docks and adjacent railways (which exceed 20 m.) are owned and administered by a harbour trust of 26 members, of whom one is the owner of the Briton Ferry estate (Earl Jersey), 4 represent the lord of the seigniory of Gower (the duke of Beaufort), 12 are proprietary members and 9 are elected annually by the corporation of Swansea.

    0
    0
  • There are 9 private graving docks.

    0
    0
  • The shore of the channel facing Rheneia is lined with docks and warehouses, and behind them, as well as elsewhere in the island, there have been found several private houses of the 2nd or 3rd century B.C. Each of these consists of a single court surrounded by columns and often paved with mosaic; various chambers open out of the court, including usually one of large proportions, the avSpcwv or dining-room for guests.

    0
    0
  • The imperial docks (five in all) and ship-building yards are on the east side facing the town, between Gaarden and Ellerbeck, and comprise basins capable of containing the largest war-ships afloat.

    0
    0
  • There are quays, docks and a harbour at the mouth of the Leven, and a pier for river steamers runs out from the Castle rock.

    0
    0
  • He then settled at the London Docks, and organized the Dockers' Union of which he became general secretary in June 1887, taking a prominent part in the dock strike of 1889.

    0
    0
  • The docks lie outside Calcutta, at Kidderpur, on the south; and at Alipur are the zoological gardens, the residence of the lieutenant-governor of Bengal, cantonments for a native infantry regiment, the central gaol and a government reformatory.

    0
    0
  • New docks were opened in 1892, which cost upwards of two millions sterling.

    0
    0
  • Many of the Marwari traders fled the city, and some trouble was experienced in shortage of labour in the factories and at the docks.

    0
    0
  • Docks at Heysham, Lancashire; and steamship services to Belfast, &c.

    0
    0
  • The Great Central company owns docks at Grimsby.

    0
    0
  • This company owns the great docks at Southampton, and maintains passenger services from that port to the Channel Islands, Havre, St Malo and Cherbourg.

    0
    0
  • Serving all ports and coast stations from Hull to Berwick, also Carlisle, &c. Owning extensive docks at Hull, Middlesbrough, South Shields, the Hartlepools, Blyth, &c.

    0
    0
  • Extensive system in south Lancashire, connecting Manchester with Preston and Fleetwood (where the docks and steamship services to Ireland are worked jointly with the London & NorthWestern company), Southport, Liverpool, &c.

    0
    0
  • The dry docks, of great extent, are cut out of the solid granite.

    0
    0
  • On either side are the large East and West docks (1825-1834), and beyond these stretch the long quays at which the American and East Indian liners are berthed.

    0
    0
  • On the north side of the Y are the dry docks and the !petroleum dock (1880-1890).

    0
    0
  • It has an Evangelical church, a school of navigation, a harbour and docks.

    0
    0
  • The port of Bombay (including docks and warehouses) is managed by a port trust, the members of which are nominated by the government from among the commercial community.

    0
    0
  • There are five graving docks, three of which together make one large dock 648 ft.

    0
    0
  • Bombay is the only important place near the sea in India where the rise of the tide is sufficient to permit docks on the largest scale.

    0
    0
  • The milling industry is, next to the docks, the chief feature of Bombay's commercial success.

    0
    0
  • In addition to the actual mortality it inflicted, the plague caused an exodus of the population from the island, disorganized the labour at the docks and in the mills, and swallowed up large sums which were spent by the municipality on plague operations and sanitary improvements.

    0
    0
  • The docks are accessible to large vessels, the entrance having a depth of 32 ft.

    0
    0
  • The accommodation for shipping includes two graving docks, two patent slips, &c. The entrance to the river is protected by two breakwaters named respectively the North Gare and South Gare.

    0
    0
  • In 1842 the opening of the docks gave additional importance to the town.

    0
    0
  • The southern districts are occupied by sailors and labourers in the St Katherine and London Docks and the wharves and factories lining the river-bank.

    0
    0
  • The latter's uncle, George Leather, was engineer of the Great Aire and Calder Navigation Company, of the Goole Docks, and other similar works, and Fowler passed occasionally into his employment, in which he acquired a thorough knowledge of hydraulic engineering.

    0
    0
  • The great docks on this, the east bank of the Mersey, extend into the borough, but are considered as a whole under Liverpool.

    0
    0
  • There are several dry docks, of which the Prince of Wales Graving Dock (1858), the largest, measures 370 ft.

    0
    0
  • By 1905 $5,000,000 had been appropriated since the great fire for new docks.

    0
    0
  • In this neighbourhood are the naval wharves and magazines, wet and dry docks, and the naval cadet school of Holland, the name Willemsoord being given to the whole naval establishment.

    0
    0
  • It possesses no docks or wharves, and vessels anchor some Soo yds.

    0
    0
  • The Pennsylvania Railroad Company and the Susquehanna Coal Company have coal docks here and the latter has great storage yards.

    0
    0
  • Control of established plants is by removing the docks bodily after plowing or during bare or bastard fallowing.

    0
    0
  • From the docks to the city center, was complete and utter chaos.

    0
    0
  • Welland Lock provides access from the Manchester Ship Canal to the three enclosed docks.

    0
    0
  • Join us for a wander round docklands on the Locks & Docks ride.

    0
    0
  • The UK had 24 dry docks, while France had only four.

    0
    0
  • The port facilities were expanded, including new dry docks and additional warehousing for the handling of grain.

    0
    0
  • Too many fresh arrivals take place every moment, and the docks become too much encumbered with luggage to admit of the amusement.

    0
    0
  • If docks get bad enough intends to bastard fallow, he will plow early and leave fallow for 2 months during the summer.

    0
    0
  • A. mellea and A. ostoyae were also found to infect artificially inoculated docks in field conditions.

    0
    0
  • A second Gourmet Market takes place over the river in the attractive marina of St Katharine Docks near Tower Bridge every Friday too.

    0
    0
  • On the estuary side from the rather moribund Weston Point Docks was the now derelict Weston Mersey side lock down to the Mersey.

    0
    0
  • Within a week, mass pickets were organized in Sydney & Melbourne docks.

    0
    0
  • There was no immediate follow-up to this work, and rangers on this community forest park were slow to clear the piles of docks.

    0
    0
  • I spent some time trying to use the cranes and docks, which are graphically portrayed in the game, but to no avail.

    0
    0
  • In the summer of 1978 a £ 12m Hoverport was opened at the Western Docks following the reclamation of 15 acres of land.

    0
    0
  • NaREC is already operating a Marine Testing Facility using three modified dry docks on the former shipyard at Blyth Harbor.

    0
    0
  • Thousands of Chinese, hands tied behind them with their own shoelaces, were pushed into the docks.

    0
    0
  • The railroad siding in the docks is still extant.

    0
    0
  • Used heavy spring tines to rip up docks followed by a lighter cultivation to rake up and then burn.

    0
    0
  • The photograph on the left shows a group of coal trimmers at Methil docks.

    0
    0
  • Greenwich is connected with Poplar on the north shore by the Greenwich tunnel (1902), for foot-passengers, to the Isle of Dogs (Cubitt Town), and by the Blackwall Tunnel (1897) for street traffic, crossing to a point between the East and West India Docks (see Poplar).

    0
    0
  • The economic development of Uruguay was retarded by the corruption of successive governments, by revolutionary outbreaks, by the seizure of farm stock, without adequate compensation, for the support of military forces, by the consequences of reckless borrowing and over-trading in 1889 and 1890, and also by the transference of commercial undertakings from Montevideo to Buenos Aires between 1890 and 1897, on the opening of the harbour and docks at that port.

    0
    0
  • The Barry line from Barry dock joins the Great Western and Taff Vale railways at Cardiff, and the Cardiff Railway Company (which owns all the docks) has a line from Pontypridd via Llanishen to the docks.

    0
    0
  • Still they fell far short of the requirements of the district for in 1865 the Taff Vale Railway Company opened a dock of 26 acres under the headland at Penarth, while in 1884 a group of colliery owners, dissatisfied with their treatment at Cardiff, obtained powers to construct docks at Barry which are now 114 acres in extent.

    0
    0
  • The southern of these highways, approaching through the eastern suburbs as Barking Road, becomes East India Docks Road in Poplar and Commercial Road East in Stepney.

    0
    0
  • There are also two coal barge docks capable of floating io,000 tons of coal at one time.

    0
    0
  • The Wrexham, Mold & Connah's Quay railway, which was taken over by the Great Central company in 1905, helped to bring the mineral wealth of Flint and North Wales generally into the Birkenhead docks.

    0
    0
  • The main key or docks was now to be found on Point.

    0
    0
  • Cargo handling thames hotels takes place on about 100 riverside wharves between Deptford and Canvey Island as well as at enclosed docks at Tilbury.

    0
    0
  • In the 1950s the Eastern Docks started to be developed for the growing roll-on roll-off car ferry services.

    0
    0
  • There is a common tern colony noted at the entrance to Imperial Dock, Leith Docks.

    0
    0
  • Docks & Spear thistle in pasture were looked at.

    0
    0
  • Coal whippers in the London docks in 1843 for example had to spend half their earnings with specific publicans.

    0
    0
  • Within the Old San Juan area, the Wyndham Hotel overlooks the harbor and is just steps away from many of the cruise ship docks.

    0
    0
  • Cruise ships that visit Maui typically depart from Honolulu and arrive at either Kahului or Lahaina (Maui's primary cruise ship docks) in mid-voyage.

    0
    0
  • Alternatively, couples can opt for their privately arranged ceremony to take place on the docks with their Maui, Hawaii wedding cruise ship making a spectacular backdrop to the event.

    0
    0
  • In many cases, passengers will need to find a suitable lawyer in the port city where the ship docks because those lawyers are more familiar with admiralty and maritime law.

    0
    0
  • When the ship docks at a port of call, you too have time to explore it; and with each new assignment, a new destination awaits.

    0
    0
  • It travels to Cartagena, Malaga, the Canary Islands, and the Bahamas before it docks in New Orleans.

    0
    0
  • Specially formulated for poorly ventilated decks, docks and low to the ground decks where moisture is a problem, Sikkens Cetol SRD has exceptional performance and durability.

    0
    0
  • It didn't take long for them to make their way from the docks to the back decks, the boats to the store aisles, even though their skid-resistant design was perfect (and made for) water activities.

    0
    0
  • Griffin produces a series of cables, cases, docks, FM transmitters, stands, and mounts for smartphones, tablets, and portable media players.

    0
    0
  • Samsung, BlackBerry, and more, including Bluetooth headsets, speaker docks, and various power solutions.

    0
    0
  • There are even some iPod speaker docks and other similar systems that come equipped with Bluetooth; they are designed primarily for music, but sometimes come with an integrated microphone too if you want to participate in a voice call.

    0
    0
  • It is remarkable that the same type of dance and music that was done in the seediest bars on the docks of Rio de Janiero is also danced in the poshest clubs in New York or the most exclusive competitions in Europe.

    0
    0
  • For example, the Argentine tango has roots in the courts of Spain and the docks of Buenos Aires.

    0
    0
  • After going through Customs at the docks, they would be transferred by ferry to Ellis Island.

    0
    0
  • If all papers were in order and no health issues arose, the new arrival could proceed back to the docks.

    0
    0
  • First and second-class passengers were cleared by Customs and given health and legal interviews while they were on their ships or when they arrived at the New York docks.

    0
    0
  • Check out the Blue and Gold Fleet, which docks at Pier 41, or pay a visit to Adventure Cat, a 55-foot catamaran that hangs out near Pier 39.

    0
    0
  • Cottage Life Docks and Projects from the editors of Cottage Life magazine is loaded with useful and entertaining projects for your home and family.

    0
    0
  • No longer does one have to go down by the docks or into the local red light district to get body art done.

    0
    0
  • Many rental properties have boating docks and fishing piers.

    0
    0
  • Most abut the water and some offer private docks.

    0
    0
  • Rom works at the bar and has a much poorer sense of business than his brother, who frequently docks Rom's pay or cheats him out of latinum.

    0
    0
  • Located near the ship docks that many cruiselines call port, these two restaurants are always packed.

    0
    0
  • Two government dry docks are available for merchant vessels.

    6
    7
  • Four graving docks were also formed, opening out of the first (Upnor) basin.

    5
    6
  • The opening of the railway enabled it to compete successfully with Alicante, and revived the mining and metallurgical industries, while considerable sums were expended on bringing the coast and land defences up to date, and adding new quays, docks and other harbour works.

    4
    4
  • There are two graving docks.

    1
    1
  • Docks, wharves, piers, curing stations and warehouses have been provided or enlarged to cope with the growth of the trade, and an esplanade has been constructed along the front.

    0
    1
  • It is a district of poor streets, inhabited by a labouring population employed in leather and other factories, and in the Surrey Commercial Docks and the wharves bordering the river.

    0
    1
  • The town dates from 1780 and owes its rise to the granite quarries at Craignair and elsewhere in the vicinity, from which were derived the supplies used in the construction of the Thames Embankment, the docks at Odessa and Liverpool and other works.

    0
    1
  • Beside the harbour are engineering works, dry docks and barracks, stores and workshops belonging to the Russian Caspian fleet.

    0
    1
  • Ashland has an excellent harbour, has large iron-ore and coal docks, and is the principal port for the shipment of iron ore from the rich Gogebec Range, the annual ore shipment approximating 3,500,000 tons, valued at $12,000,000, and it has also an extensive export trade in lumber.

    0
    1
  • Two of the docks are for the accommodation of the fishing fleet, which, consisting principally of steam trawlers, numbers upwards of 500 vessels.

    0
    1
  • There are numerous chemical and other manufactures which have been removed from London itself; and the large population can also be traced in part to the foundation of the Victoria and Albert docks at Plaistow.

    6
    6
  • The government also turned its attention to the inadequate accommodation at the docks, and proposals for a new quay on the western side of the present basin, and for a second basin 900 yds.

    0
    1
  • At the Charlestown navy-yard (1800) there are docks, manufactories, foundries, machine-shops, ordnance stores, rope-walks, furnaces, castingpits, timber sheds, ordnance-parks, ship-houses, &c. The famous frigate " Independence " was launched here in 1814, the more famous " Constitution " having been launched while the yard was still private in 1797.

    0
    1
  • The adjoining Quincy market may be mentioned because its construction (1826) was utilized to open six new streets, widen a seventh, and secure flats, docks and wharf rights - all without laying tax or debt upon the city.

    0
    1
  • The harbour, which embraces two tidal basins and six docks aggregating 832 acres, in addition to timber docks of S7 acres, covers altogether 350 acres.

    0
    1
  • There are five graving docks, admitting vessels of 550 ft.

    0
    1
  • The docks, accessible only at high water, include a wet basin and a dry dock.

    0
    1
  • The port is provided with four dry docks and a gridiron, and its quays exceed 5 m.

    1
    1
  • The government possesses dry docks at Rio de Janeiro.

    2
    2
  • On the Thames below London Bridge, London appears in the aspect of one of the world's great ports, with extensive docks and crowded shipping.

    0
    1
  • The dockyard, chiefly used for naval repairs, covers about 60 acres, and consists of three basins and large docks, the depth of water in the basins ranging down to 26 ft.

    1
    3
  • There are capacious docks on the river, which is crossed by a wrought-iron bridge, 1000 ft.

    1
    3
  • Farther to the south-west are remains of other warehouses, and (possibly) of the docks - long narrow chambers, which may hve served to contain ships.

    1
    3
  • There are two large fish-docks, and, for general traffic, the Royal dock, communicating with the Humber through a tidal basin, the small Union dock, and the extensive Alexandra dock, together with graving docks, timber yards, a patent slip, &c. These docks have an area of about 104 acres, but were found insufficient for the growing traffic of the port, and in 1906 the construction of a large new dock, of about 40 acres' area and 30 to 35 ft.

    1
    3
  • It is true, we are such poor navigators that our thoughts, for the most part, stand off and on upon a harborless coast, are conversant only with the bights of the bays of poesy, or steer for the public ports of entry, and go into the dry docks of science, where they merely refit for this world, and no natural currents concur to individualize them.

    0
    3