Sandbank sentence example

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  • The first actual find of a palaeolithic implement was that of a rudely fashioned flint in a sandbank at Menchecourt in 1841 by Boucher de Perthes.
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  • In the centre of Whairikauri is a large brackish lake called Tewanga, which at the southern end is separated from the sea by a sandbank only i 50 yds.
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  • The first attempt which the city of Amsterdam made to overcome the evils wrought to its trade by the slow formation of the Pampus sandbank at the entrance to the Y from the Zuider Zee, was the construction of the North Holland canal to the Helder in 1825.
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  • West of Knysna, and separated from the seashore by a sandbank only, are a series of five vleis, turned in flood times into one sheet of water and sending occasional spills to the ocean.
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  • Later, unfortunately, the tide went out and we hit a sandbank but the rest of the activity was fantastic.
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  • If you don't live near a sandbank, you can find small bags of sand at your local arts and crafts store.
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  • The capacious bay, formerly known as the Bay of St Lawrence from a religious house long since demolished, is protected by a sandbank that ends here, and is hence known as the Tail of the Bank.
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  • Does not this look like the Roman Catholic unsteady plank, or with some Protestants the shifting sandbank?
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  • Only around 50 of the first wave of 1,000 troops reached the safety of cover behind a shallow sandbank on the shoreline.
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  • The final bend below Linton Lock came sooner than we thought and the large sandbank loomed up on the left hand side.
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  • This meant crossing an extensive sandbank just a couple of meters under us to reach deeper water.
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  • Sandbank Holidays - Hayle - Apartments and bungalows set around a lovely garden, nestled against the sand dunes in a peaceful conservation area.
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  • They should complement the sandbank habitats already represented within the SAC series inshore.
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  • They descend out of sight behind a sandbank in front of me.
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