Brutus wandered upstream, pausing to lap at the cool water.
Tensile stresses (indicated by broken lines on the diagram) are shown at the upstream toe notwithstanding that the line of resistance is well within the middle third of the section.
The mooring chains, weighing 22 lb per ft., are taken from the upstream end of each pontoon to a downstream screw pile mooring and from the downstream end to an upstream screw pile.
A blue-green tint shone through the sunlight while frozen waterfalls, hanging from the upstream cliffs, bore a hint of the rust-orange hue from the natural deposits of Red Mountain above.
The Missouri is navigable for small boats to Fort Benton in Chouteau county, but farther upstream near Great Falls, Cascade county, to which it is navigable at high water, it falls 512 ft.
upstream from that point, but is generally taken to embrace the whole valley from its source to a point near Jervaulx abbey, a distance of nearly 40 m., below which the valley widens out upon the plain.
The recent investigations already referred to indicate the desirability of curving dams in plan in order to reduce the possibility of tension and infiltration of water at the upstream face.
In one of these papers Levy formulated the requirement now generally adopted in France that the vertical pressure at the upstream end of any joint, calculated by the law of uniformly varying stress, should not be less than that of the water pressure at the level of that joint in order to prevent intrusive water getting into the structure.
After this the ironclad retired upstream, where she was eventually destroyed in the most daring manner by a boat's crew under Lieutenant W.
Three million tons of merchandise pass Magdeburg, going upstream, and nearly i million tons, going downstream, annually.
In the meanwhile Banks had moved upstream from New Orleans, and laid siege to Port Hudson.
This width of flooring was doubled to 223 ft., and along the upstream face a line of sheet piling was driven 16 ft.
Another canal, the Villoresi, drawn from the same bank of the Ticino farther upstream, is capable of carrying 6700 cub.
This feature indicates that in the event of a crack occurring at the upstream toe, its extension would tend to turn downwards and follow a direction nearly parallel with the maximum pressure lines, in which direction it would not materially affect the stability of the structure.
It had been at first intended to raise the dam to a height which would have involved the submergence, for some months of every year, of the Philae temples, situated on an island just upstream of the dam.
Two upstream activators, Pannier and Iroquois, bind to the enhancer sequences and regulate achaete-scute expression.
These products use rate adaption for both the downstream and upstream speeds.
Three trial adits on south bank of Nant Ceibwr, 400 yards upstream from old smithy.
air cushion wall is of low impedance and causes reflection of ground vibration on the upstream side.
This has highlighted the restriction in the upstream bandwidth of ADSL.
At some point a winch was installed adjacent to Windsor Bridge to help drag the laden barges upstream against the current.
Possibly this would be used to sail the boat upstream.
Continue upstream where during May and June you will see plenty of red campion.
Would the animal head upstream or downstream in a particular circumstance?
This upstream chamber collects steam condensate and inhibits contact with the hydrophobic filter cartridge.
Stout South seems to be upstream continuation of main cave but no passable connection.
deletion mutants for this gene have identified three classes of upstream elements that are essential for cAMP regulation.
dive the upstream sump first because it seemed to promise the most likely breakthrough into dry passage.
Minor elements of the complex occur downstream in LCA 27 and upstream in LCA 24.
erosive forces in upstream regions.
felucca for a 2-night voyage on the River Nile upstream.
Upstream of the tidal weir, river flow has the greatest impact on flooding.
There was a Russian freighter on the still used upstream wharf, which meant that John's dash across the ebb side on.
fritillary colonies in Grampian occur in Deeside upstream of Banchory.
gushing down a hole in the floor, but looking more placid upstream.
The components of the upstream module are highly homologous in amino acid sequence to their downstream counterparts.
laden barges upstream against the current.
afferent lymph arrives from nodes upstream, as well as from the tissues.
I put my lead upstream, sat back and started spraying maggots and pellet at a steady rate.
migratory salmonids traveling upstream from other infected areas.
This will allow fish, particularly migratory trout, to ascend to their spawning grounds upstream.
Bass are fairly tolerant of fresh water, and can be found a long way upstream of the estuary mouth.
DNA transformation analysis of promoter deletion mutants for this gene have identified three classes of upstream elements that are essential for cAMP regulation.
Loi quickly ties a dark green necktie around one before running along the bank, upstream and out of sight.
Where the canal has become completely overgrown upstream a small number of dominant species have taken over.
The scanner needs to be upstream so that the multicast packets go only to the target and not to the rest of the Internet.
Conversely poorer weeks can be transformed by a sudden downpour a couple of days earlier upstream, into a veritable Paradise.
The phreatic passages upstream were also looked at again but with no extra sections to add after the initial 1982 explorations.
A few yards upstream the Mole flows between concrete pilings and under the A309, clogged tight with early morning traffic.
Window in wall opens into twisting trench which soon rejoins stream in high passage lowering to shingle chokes upstream.
Today the only shipbuilder still in operation on this stretch of the Clyde is further upstream at Port Glasgow.
We watch them feed for a short while but they are very easily spooked and soon fly off upstream and into the distance.
Simon Brooks dived the upstream sump at the end of the final passage.
travertine formations of upstream hall and the 15m high downstream cascade are worth to be seen.
The path crosses the river and follows the smaller tributary upstream for a couple of klicks.
Upstream through beautiful blue dolly tubs, a series of shallow lakes led to a wide sump pool held back by extensive gravel banks.
tufted duck spread out along the quieter section of the river upstream from the lake.
upstream sump at the end of the final passage.
upstream bandwidth is potentially available for use.
upstream passage is Ax Wars Inlet.
upstream migration is known as the ' run ' .
upstream oil and gas company in the CIS.
Swimming upstream is easier Fortunes all depend on how far upstream chemicals companies are placed.
It was built a little upstream of the present strucutre and was paid for by Sir John de Cobham and Sir Robert Knolles.
The School Farm fishing is just upstream of Dunbridge.
It was back upstream to show Martin Clark the wilds of the Upper Thames.
wadelie chose to keep her feet dry by wading across upstream.
weirs constructed either side of the large island just upstream of the bridge.
Climb into the roof where the veins finish at the upstream end and scrabble up a slab into a rift.
The following day was spent recuperating at the creek, with the team completing an upstream tamarisk survey for the NPS.
The delicate travertine formations of upstream hall and the 15m high downstream cascade are worth to be seen.
There are dozens of tufted duck spread out along the quieter section of the river upstream from the lake.
We had hoped it would enter a hypothesized upstream continuation.
The load balancing feature means double the upstream bandwidth is potentially available for use.
On the left, the upstream passage is Ax Wars Inlet.
They migrate up the rivers top spawn, and this upstream migration is known as the ' run '.
We are currently looking to finance an independent upstream oil and gas company in the CIS.
Julie chose to keep her feet dry by wading across upstream.
There were weirs constructed either side of the large island just upstream of the bridge.
The koi fish has a powerful and energetic life force, demonstrated by its ability to swim against currents and even travel upstream.
In fact, one of the oldest Chinese legends tells about a brave koi that fought its way upstream to reach the Longmen's Dragon Gate, a series of caves in the mountainside bordering the Yi River.
In the deluge that is today's Internet, it can often feel like you're swimming upstream in trying to deal with what seems like unethical behavior.
When the koi in the tattoo is shown swimming upstream, it can be used to mean that the tattooee is still struggling with his problem, whereas a koi swimming downstream implies that the tattooee has already overcome his difficulty.
In other cases, the koi swimming downstream can represent the season of fall, and the koi swimming upstream can represent the spring.
This maximum downstream or Internet to customer speed is about 8 Mbps, with upstream speeds are about 640 kilobits per second (Kbps).
The best speeds are 1.5 Mbps downstream, with upstream speeds averaging 640 Kbps.
At the top was a wider section with the water gushing down a hole, but looking more placid upstream.
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