Flood-tide sentence example

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  • The uppermost lock is St John's, below Lechlade; the lowest is Richmond, but this is a half-tide lock, keeping the water above at a level corresponding to half that of flood tide.
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  • It is therefore interpreted as a flood tide delta.
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  • There was 12 feet of water with a strong flood tide.
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  • Approaching Salter's Lode Lock somewhat fast to get steerage, as going with a serious flood tide.
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  • It is said that a flood-tide, with a westerly wind, and ice in the Neva, would sweep St. Petersburg from the face of the earth.
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  • Waiting in the bottom chamber for the flood tide to slack off.
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  • Approaching Salter 's Lode Lock somewhat fast to get steerage, as going with a serious flood tide.
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  • Whitebait are caught on the flood-tide from boats moored in from 3 to 5 fathoms of water.
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