Outfall sentence example
The southern outfall works of the London main drainage system are at Crossness in the neighbouring lowland called Plumstead Marshes.
Nine or ten miles before reaching its outfall the river enters St Petersburg, and 5 or 6 m.
From here to its outfall in the China Sea the river winds for some 400 m.
There are actually two distinct systems, north and south of the Thames, having separate outfall works on the north and south banks of the river, at Barking and Crossness.
Issuing from the lake within Nicaraguan territory, the San Juan has a course of 95 m., mostly along the frontier, to the Colorado Mouth, which is its main outfall, and belongs wholly to Costa Rica.Advertisement
The water flows from the ditches as conductors into built conduits formed at right angles to them in parallel lines through the fields; it rises upwards in them as high as the surface of the ground, and again subsides through the soil and the conduits into the ditches as main drains, and thence it passes at a lower level either into a stream or other suitable outfall.
The existence of ancient lacustrine beaches, upheaved between the two basins by volcanic agencies or left dry by some enlargement of the San Juan outfall, and a consequent subsidence of the water-level, seems to indicate that the lakes were formerly united.
In setting about the draining of a field, or farm, or estate, the first point is to secure a proper outfall.
The Nene on the south-east has but a small portion of its course in Lincolnshire; it flows due north through an artificial outfall, called the Wisbech Cut.
At the mouth of the Roding (Barking Creek) are great sewage works, receiving the Northern Outfall sewer from London.Advertisement
The rivers of the narrow mountainous peninsulas form many rapids and cataracts; as the Tondano, draining the lake of the same name to the north-west coast of Minahassa at Menado; the Rano-i-Apo, flowing over the plateau of Mongondo to the Gulf of Amurang; the Poigar, issuing from a little-known lake of that plateau; the Lombagin, traversing narrow canons; and the river of Boni, which has its outfall in the plain of Gorontalo, near the mouth of the Bolango or Tapa, the latter connected by a canal with the Lake of Limbotto.
The beach has no outfall in the immediate vicinity.
It will then be moved to Sharkham Point for the eight-week long project to extend the existing sewage outfall by about 50 meters.
The storm pumping station will pump excess flows out of the sewerage system during severe rainfall to the existing outfall.
The cleaned wastewater is then released nearly three miles out to sea through a long sea outfall.Advertisement
The scheme includes construction of a new 2.5km long sea outfall at Friars Bay to release the cleaned wastewater far out to sea.
The next item of note was the North Level main drain outfall at Foul Anchor.
What they didn't say was that the first red buoy marks the sewage outfall!
The tower was sited very close to where the modern sewer outfall is today.
A new sea outfall pipe is to be sited north of the town.Advertisement
The only use Welsh water had for this pipeline he was informed was during possible surface water outfall.
A storm outfall and pumping station also occurs off Ventnor.
The main Low Street outfall sewer was seriously damaged for a length of about 25 yards.
The chief river flowing towards the Atlantic is the Bidasoa, which rises near the Puerta de Maya, and after flowing southwards through the valley of Baztan takes a north-easterly course, and for a short distance above its outfall at Fuenterrabia constitutes the frontier between France and Spain (Guipuzcoa); by far the larger portion of Navarre is drained to the Mediterranean through the Ebro, which flows along the western frontier and crosses the extreme south of the province.
Savick Brook / Ribble Link below Lock No 8. The sewer outfall is just to the left.Advertisement