Galley-slips sentence example
- Canea (Xavia), the seat of government since 1840 (pop. 20,972), is built in the Italian style; its walls and interesting galley-slips recall the Venetian period.
- In the harbours of Zea and Munychia traces may be seen of the remarkable series of galley-slips in which the Athenian fleet was built and repaired.
- The galley-slips around Zea were roofed by a row of gables supported by stone columns, each gable sheltering two triremes.Advertisement