Foreshore Sentence Examples
Elsewhere the narrow foreshore is thickly wooded.
There is good anchorage outside the Victoria basin under the lee of the breakwater, and since 1904 the foreshore east of the south pier has been reclaimed and additional wharfage provided.
The making of the new foreshore led to the dredging up of remains of the Patriarchal Church; and the foundations of modern buildings are seldom laid without some objects of antiquity being discovered.
Its foreshore consists of a great expanse of firm, bright sands, and the mildness of its winter climate is attributed to the radiation of heat from them.
The deposit lies partly under the foreshore of the river Duddon, and a company has expended upwards of 120,000 upon a sea-wall and embankment to protect the mine from the sea.Advertisement
The half-mile of foreshore separating the port from the lagoon was in1904-1907pierced by a canal, but the canal silted up as soon as cut, and in 1908 the French decided to make Grand Bassam the chief port of the colony.
There are three natural divisions - foreshore and sand-dunes, inner dunes and the geest grounds, and low fens and clay lands.
In 1901 there were 150 persons to each square mile, and 4.3 acres (excluding inland waters, tidal rivers and foreshore) to each person.
The long stretch of sandy foreshore is broken on the coastline by the magnificent cliffs of Malan, the hammer-shaped headlands of Ormarah and Gwadar, and the precipitous cliffs of Jebel Zarain, near Pasni.
A muddy foreshore is therefore exposed, with reeds growing in shallows.Advertisement
Islands which in 1876 were on the east coast no longer exist; they now form part of the foreshore.
After the sale and disposal of the surplus military stores and equipment, the port, with the remaining equipment and the fleet of ferries and barges, was sold by the Disposal Board for £1,407,000 (plus the cost up to £40,000 of acquiring the land by the Government) to the Queenborough Development Co., who thus acquired 1, 500 ac. of land including 250 ac. that were reclaimed from the swampy foreshore.
The rivers, finally checked by the sea, deposit their remaining silt, which emerges as banks or blunted promontories, or, after a year's battling with the tide, adds a few feet or it may be a few inches to the foreshore.
Eighteenth century redware sherds and a fragment of Spanish amphora have been recovered from the foreshore in this area.
This normally involves foreshore erosion and, less frequently, the creation of a high backshore storm berm.Advertisement
In addition a proposal to build a boardwalk across the front of the site's tidal foreshore has received outline planning permission.
Look for plants such as sea pink, moss campion, scurvy grass, sea mayweed and lichens on the rocky foreshore.
Derived fossils can be collected along the foreshore including echinoid 's in flint, shells and occasional mammal bones.
On the foreshore during scouring tides, the chalk yields echinoids and sponges.
It is therefore possible for a Udal title to include the foreshore next to a property.Advertisement
A possible burial marker was investigated in a section of eroding foreshore near Jonathan's Cave.
It was raining this morning, we all had a great time exploring the foreshore for invertebrates and fish tho.
Yield of fine sand from erosion of the Eocene cliffs has created a wide sandy intertidal foreshore.
There are further steps giving direct access to the rocky foreshore beyond.
Immediately behind the sandy foreshore there is commonly a narrow belt of dunes separating the coastal edge from the interior of the islands.Advertisement
Visit the nearby rocky foreshore and discover it's amazing residents.
In the background the rapidly expanding lower sandy foreshore can be seen.
The mud and shingle foreshore is of international nature conservation importance.
Phases of accretion of Denn beach foreshore are apparently related to phases of onshore bank migration (Robinson, 1975 ).
In the 19th and 20th centuries the foreshore has produced robust vertebrate fossils, washed out.
Generally we do not sell the freehold of the foreshore.
Log in & reply mapmaker Thursday 17 April 2003 10.21am Sitting on the foreshore under London Bridge?
Wildfowling involves shooting mainly migratory ducks and geese from the foreshore on marshes and estuaries around the coast.
This has enabled a sensitivity allocation to be made to the various impacts that the foreshore recharge was assessed to have.
Children will love the outdoor, seawater swimming pool built onto the rocky foreshore.
During scouring tides the entire foreshore is exposed with chalk.
Those looking for a sandy foreshore should take a short walk westwards to the small sheltered beach at Littleham Cove.
The plan also included the reclamation of the foreshore at the foot of the cliffs, between the castle jetty and the root of the eastern breakwater, by means of a massive sea-wall.
Divers have also been used to survey water uprisings from the seafloor in the areas off the Dounreay foreshore.
Sharks teeth at Barton can be picked up from the foreshore making this location ideal for all the family.
In building this quay a considerable area of foreshore was reclaimed and an evil-smelling beach done away with.
Area, exclusive of foreshore, 3496 acres; including foreshore, 4244 acres.
A new suburb was created by reclaiming land on the north foreshore, and another suburb was created on the eastern side of the canal.
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.
The sea-bathing is very good, both bays having a sandy foreshore.