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Queen's Lines (520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article

the Rock of Gibraltar. They occupy a natural ledge which overlooks the landward entrance to Gibraltar and were an extension to the north-east of the King's
List of local government areas in Scotland (1930–1975) (561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
burghs in the county and partly by directly-elected councillors for the "landward" areas of the county. The chairman of a county council was known as the
Yachats Ocean Road State Natural Site (134 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1-mile (1.6 km) loop, and wildlife and surf viewing, but is backed on its landward side by low-intensity urban development. List of Oregon State Parks Yachats
Regressive delta (113 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
A regressive delta is a body of sediment that forms at the landward end of a gut. In contrast to river deltas, regressive deltas are not caused by fluvial
Delting (182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Muckle Roe; of these only Muckle Roe was at that time inhabited. The landward area "varies in breadth from 3 to 6 miles, being much intersected by voes
R572 road (Ireland) (223 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
The Caha Mountains, and in particular Sugarloaf Mountain, are on the landward side of the road. West of Adrigole, Hungry Hill rises to 686 m (2,251 ft)
Grantham Sound (89 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Falkland, Falkland Islands, which opens out into the Falkland Sound. At its landward end, it narrows and becomes Brenton Loch (sometimes included as a part
Monklands (district) (326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Airdrie Most of the Lanarkshire landward Ninth District The electoral district of Shottskirk from the Lanarkshire landward Seventh District The district
Bay of Harbours (73 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
forms the lower segment of the "E" of the peninsula. North Arm is at its landward end. [1] Coordinates: 52°12′12″S 59°18′45″W / 52.2034°S 59.3124°W /
Blackwater River (Maryland) (178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
anywhere because the water is sea level from its mouth at Fishing Bay to its landward end at a large unnamed swamp in the Blackwater Refuge. The river can have
Wave-cut platform (618 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tide when they become visible as huge areas of flat rock. Sometimes the landward side of the platform is covered by sand, forming the beach, and then the
Retrogradation (205 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrogradation is the landward change in position of the front of a river delta with time. This occurs when the mass balance of sediment into the delta
Prince's Lines (744 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feet (21 m) on a natural ledge above the Queen's Lines, overlooking the landward entrance to Gibraltar, and run from a natural fault called the Orillon
Scratchy Bottom (214 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dry valley in the chalk, it is surrounded by farmland at its sides and landward end, with cliffs at the seaward end. The name is thought to refer to a
Webhannet River (595 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
jetty) at their landward ends. Their flat crowns are 7 feet (2.1 m) wide at the seaward end and 5 feet (1.5 m) wide at the landward end. U.S. Geological
Volunteer Point (588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
outhouse that was used by trekkers until a few years ago, is situated at the landward end of the point. Volunteer Point is one of the easternmost points of the
Rip tide (534 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of time until the flooding or rising tide starts pushing the sea water landward through the inlet. Riptides also occur at constricted areas in bays and
Air Force Station Port Elizabeth (166 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
currently operates four BK 117 helicopters. Their primary role is maritime and landward search and rescue. Conversion to AgustaWestland AW109 helicopters has been
Cape Clear Island (799 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
west halves by an isthmus called the Waist, with the North Harbour to the landward side and the South Harbour on the seaward side. Ferries sail regularly
2012 Highland Council election (1,149 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
councillors aim to protect Highland communities †††† On 10 December 2012 Landward Caithness Cllr Alex MacLeod quit the Scottish National Party regarding
Strawberry Spit (171 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
therefore protect the seals from human disturbances. The landscape north and landward of Strawberry Spit is dominated by Ring Mountain, whose slopes are strewn
Tieback (geotechnical) (608 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
for example, when a seawall is pushed seaward by water trapped on the landward side after a heavy rain. Tiebacks are drilled into soil using a small diameter
Mataram (city) (480 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Indonesian province of West Nusa Tenggara. The city is surrounded on all the landward sides by (but is not administratively contained within) West Lombok Regency
Popponesset Spit (308 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the peninsula is owned by the Massachusetts Audubon Society while the landward end is owned by Save Popponesset Bay. The peninsula is now significantly
Treryn Dinas (229 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The promontory slopes away steeply to the sea on three sides, and on the landward (north) side there are widely spaced defensive earthworks. The innermost
Becher Point Wetlands (523 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(31 mi) south of the state capital, Perth, and is largely surrounded on the landward side by residential suburbs. It comprises about 200 very small wetlands
Hythe Pier, Railway and Ferry (2,190 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
having cost £7,000 to construct. Originally there was a toll house at the landward end of the pier, and this was replaced by the present ticket office in
Eko Bridge (188 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
section of the bridge spans a distance of 430 metres. The bridge and its landward extension of 1350 metres were constructed in phases between 1965 and 1975
Doe Castle (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
surrounded on three sides by water, with a moat cut into the rock of the landward side. The structure consists mainly of high outer walls around an interior
Fenit Island (225 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
protection that surrounded parts of the island from attackers from the landward side. The island is accessible by foot along the sandbar at most times
The Grapes, Limehouse (620 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
London's Limehouse area, with a veranda overlooking the water. To its landward side, the pub is found at number 76 in Narrow Street, flanked by former
Local Government (Scotland) Act 1894 (282 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Finally, part IV gave new powers to landward parishes ("landward" referring to areas outside a burgh), and the landward parts of parishes partly in a burgh
Sumatra Trench (2,099 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
strike-slip fault systems (i.e. the Great Sumatra fault) developed on the landward side of the Sunda forearc to absorb part of the dextral motions associated
Farewell Spit (1,001 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Collingwood. The tiny settlement of Pūponga stands close to the western (landward) end of the spit. It forms the northern side of Golden Bay and is the longest
Middle America Trench (381 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
section. The division, however, is not the same in its seaward side and its landward side. In the seaward side, the northern section, called the Acapulco Trench
Probolinggo (465 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
latest official estimate (as of 2014) is 223,159. It is surrounded on the landward side by Probolinggo Regency but is not part of the regency. Like most of
Blockade (1,860 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as a blockade. When coastal cities or fortresses were besieged from the landward side, the besiegers would often blockade the seaward side as well. Most
Inverclyde (1,022 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Glasgow and Gourock, and the former fifth district of the county. Its landward area is bordered by the Kelly, North and South Routen burns to the southwest
Flat coast (842 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is subject to the constant action of moving water. This means that the landward boundary between shoreface and beach is the line of the average low-water
Cove Fort, County Cork (545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shipping channel and defending the naval yards at Haulbowline. While the landward walls included musketry flanking-galleries, later 18th century reports
Sisters' Rock (88 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Rock is popular for snorkeling and scuba diving. The coral reef to the landward eastern side hosts black durgons, brown chromis, creole wrasse, and dwarf
Cantref of Penfro (328 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the Eastern Cleddau and the Daugleddau estuary, and bordered on its landward side by Cantref Gwarthaf. The name, meaning "land's end", derives from
Diana Fountain, Bushy Park (1,446 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Sir Christopher Wren, including Chestnut Avenue which is the ceremonial landward approach to Hampton Court Palace. The traffic island is circular and contains
Loch Torridon (641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
around 15 miles (25 km) long. It has two sections: Upper Loch Torridon to landward, east of Rubha na h-Airde Ghlaise, at which point it joins Loch Sheildaig;
Civil parishes in Scotland (479 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of parishes soon diverged. Where a parish contained a burgh, a separate landward parish was formed for the portion outside the town. Until 1891 many parishes
Port Victoria railway station (227 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
deterioration of the pier made it unsafe and a new station was built on the landward side. The train service by this time being just two passenger services
Sound of Arisaig (259 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to the north from the Moidart peninsula to the south. At the eastern, landward end, the sound is divided by Ardnish into two sea lochs. Loch nan Uamh
Ardnamurchan (1,566 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in Ardnamurchan. From 1930 to 1975 Ardnamurchan also gave its name to a landward district of Argyll, which covered a much wider area, including the districts
Strandflat (2,239 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Svalbard, Sweden and Scotland. The strandflats are usually bounded on the landward side by a sharp break in slope, leading to mountainous terrain or high
Loch Sunart (503 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
between the two larger islands, and Eilean Mòr, which lies towards the landward end of the loch in line with Beinn Resipol. A considerable part of the
Strandflat (2,239 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Svalbard, Sweden and Scotland. The strandflats are usually bounded on the landward side by a sharp break in slope, leading to mountainous terrain or high
Caerlaverock National Nature Reserve (666 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and sand, merse and marshes, and is fringed by neutral grassland on the landward side. A nature reserve was designated in 1957 at the instigation of the
Neklinovsky District (654 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ukraine's Donetsk Oblast. It surrounds the city of Taganrog on that city's landward side. The area of the district is 2,148 square kilometers (829 sq mi).
Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary (310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
preservation and protection is a concern for national policymakers. The landward boundary of the sanctuary extends from the western boundary of Presque
Coastal defence and fortification (2,925 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
through the mid-20th century as weapon ranges increased. The amount of landward defence provided began to vary by country from the late 19th century; by
South Arm Peninsula (209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tasmania, Australia. The peninsula commences at Lauderdale and curves landward or inward on a narrow isthmus that has South Arm situated on the east side
Diamond Point, Washington (264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
adjacent to the airport. Miller Peninsula State Park is located on all landward sides of the community. This park has miles of hiking trails and is accessible
Padang Pariaman Regency (524 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
West Sumatra's capital and biggest city, Padang, is surrounded on the landward side by this regency. The Regency is divided into seventeen districts (kecamatan)
Canadian Internal Waters (566 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Canadian Internal Waters is a Canadian term for the waters "on the landward side of the baselines of the territorial sea of Canada." The baselines are
Fort Tompkins (Staten Island) (1,061 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Narrows. Fort Tompkins (and its predecessor of the same name) guarded the landward approaches to other forts in the area from 1808 through circa 1898. The
New Holland Town railway station (1,014 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
village of New Holland in North Lincolnshire, England. It stood at the landward end of the pier, whilst the purpose of Pier station, which juts 1,375 feet
Camden Fort Meagher (1,689 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
for landward gunners. On the ramparts, the terreplein had a number of movable cannon (supported by fixed magazines) and covered an arc of the landward approaches
Grand Metropole Hotel (545 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hotel was now in an enviable position, as all other hotels were on the landward side of the promenade whilst Bailey's sat on the shore. In 1885 when the
Cugnot Ice Piedmont (185 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wide, extending from Russell East Glacier to Eyrie Bay and bounded on the landward side by Louis Philippe Plateau. It was mapped from surveys by the Falkland
Coastal erosion (2,524 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tides, wind-driven water, waterborne ice, or other impacts of storms. The landward retreat of the shoreline can be measured and described over a temporal
Point Pedro fort (266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
as a nearly triangle-shaped fort. It had only one bastion towards the landward side and it was lacking space inside the fort due to its structure. The
2003 Fife Council election (246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Anstruther and East Neuk Landward Party Candidate Votes % Liberal Democrats Elizabeth Riches 813 Independent Robert F. Harper 408 Conservative Keith A
Absecon Lighthouse (514 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pounds (5,800 kg) As the light was fixed (non-flashing), it does not have a landward segment allowing visitors to look up in the lens where the keepers entered
Amery Ice Shelf (636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
inferred that a major retreat of the Amery Ice Shelf to at least 80 km landward of its present location may have occurred during the mid-Holocene climatic
Serang Regency (361 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Including Cilegon and Serang cities which the regency surrounds on their landward sides, the 2020 population amounted to 2,749,627 inhabiting 1,909.56 km2
Salt pruning (207 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that faces the body of saline water, more than it does the foliage on the landward side. The resultant growth form is asymmetrical, appearing "swept back"
Firth of Clyde (2,576 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lies to the north of those areas as "the river". In Scottish Gaelic the landward end of the firth is called Linne Chluaidh (pronounced [ˈʎiɲə ˈxlˠ̪uəj];
Growth fault (1,740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
have different geometry and thickness across the fault. The footwall – landward of the fault plane – has undisturbed sedimentary strata that dip gently
Chesil Beach (2,469 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Second World War. Fossils occur all along the landward shore of the Fleet and along the landward side of Chesil Beach from Abbotsbury to West Bay.
Clastic wedge (252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
assemblage of sediments--often lens-shaped in profile--eroded and deposited landward of a mountain chain; they begin at the mountain front, thicken considerably
Clach a' Charridh (228 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Reverse, landward side. This is a 19th-century illustration.
New Passage Pier railway station (638 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wales Junction, half a mile east of Bristol Temple Meads, as far as the landward end of New Passage Pier on 8 September 1863, a distance of 11 miles (18 km)
Alanya Castle (296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
castle is ticketed, but much of the area inside the wall, including the landward castle is open to the general public. The castle is located 250 metres
Bima (1,216 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
155,140 at the 2020 Census. It is separate from (but surrounded on the landward side by) the adjoining Regency of Bima which had a population of 514,105
Treaty of Turin (1381) (840 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
and turning Austria against Padua, thus forcing its most threatening landward opponent into retreat. However, the war had been extremely costly for Venice
Sørvágur (1,729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
village on the island of Vágar in the Faroe Islands. It is located at the landward end of Sørvágsfjørður. Sørvágur is the largest village in Sørvágur Municipality
Eastern Point Fort (488 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 24-pounders could have been in the bombproof, which was sited for landward defense with embrasures suitable for cannon. Eastern Point was garrisoned
Bima Regency (294 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
administratively excludes but geographically completely surrounds Bima City on the landward side. It has two non-contiguous parts, which are separated by the northeastern
Looe Key (261 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
designated as "Research Only," an area which protects some of the patch reefs landward of the main reef. The reef is named after HMS Looe, which ran aground on
2007 Fife Council election (140 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
formed a coalition to run the council for the next 5 years. †East Neuk and Landward, Cllr Mike Scott-Hayward joined the United Kingdom Independence Party after
British Airways i360 (2,143 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
observation tower on the seafront of Brighton, East Sussex, England at the landward end of the remains of the West Pier. The tower opened on 4 August 2016
Siege of Jerez (1261) (729 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Jerez. The latter was chosen because of its strategic importance to the landward defence of the newly developed port of El Puerto de Santa María. It is
North Konawe Regency (388 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
North Konawe Regency (Kabupaten Konawe Utara). It is surrounded on all landward sides by the remaining area of the Konawe Regency, and covers an area of
Helen Macfarlane (2,302 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Macfarlane, born Barrhead, 25 September 1818 (registered in the Abbey [i.e. landward] Parish of Paisley), Renfrewshire, Scotland, died Nantwich, Cheshire, England
2017 Fife Council election (1,016 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Conservative gain additional seat = Sitting Councillor for East Neuk and Landward Ward. 2012: 2xLab; 1xSNP 2017: 2xLab; 2xSNP 2012-2017 Change: (One additional
Purea (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tevahine-'ai-roro-atua-i-Ahurai, also called Oborea (floruit 1769), was a queen from the Landward Teva tribe and a self-proclaimed ruler of all Tahiti. Queen Purea is known
Dun Ardtreck (533 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
situated on a rocky knoll on the edge of a cliff overlooking the sea. The landward side of the knoll is bounded by precipitous rock faces except on the southeast
Caithness (5,245 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
corporate management area and until 2017 consisted of three wards, the Landward Caithness ward, the Thurso ward and the Wick ward. Each of the other ward
A Man of the People (short story) (483 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
gather to mate and nest. Ruins of an enormous bridge are visible on the landward side, and another half-sunk fragment of ruin is the basis of the town's
7th Connecticut Regiment (240 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tybee Island from the sea and captured Hilton Head in preparation of a landward assault on Charleston, South Carolina. After a brief skirmish that saw
Black Combe (1,110 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
visibility, 85 miles to the south, to the coast of Lancashire. On the landward side; views include the Scafell Group and the Coniston Group of fells in
Warden Point Battery (258 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
battery. The battery was a regular polygon with central caponier on the landward side, and flanking caponiers at the North and South corners. The central
Yarmouth Castle (3,232 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
garrison of 20 men. It featured an Italianate "arrow-head" bastion on its landward side; this was very different in style from the earlier circular bastions
River Coly (163 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
village of Colyford, shortly after which it joins the River Axe at the landward end of the latter's estuary. Explorer 115 - Exmouth & Sydmouth (Map). 1:25000
Local Government (Scotland) Act 1947 (195 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
into counties, counties of cities, large burghs and small burghs, and the landward area of every county shall, save as provided in this Part of this Act,
South African Army Training Formation (2,124 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
established in April 1999 and mandated to provide, maintain and sustain landward common training to the SA Army. The Dutch East India Company in 1786 established
Salhouse Broad (148 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
north of the village of Salhouse. Salhouse Broad is accessible from the landward side and moorings are also permitted to fee-paying boat visitors. It is
Carrick Castle (603 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The castle stands on a rocky peninsula, and was formerly defended to landward by a ditch and drawbridge. The building is around 66 by 38 feet (20 by
Hilton of Cadboll Stone (723 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
cross-slabs. On the seaward-facing side is a Christian cross, and on the landward facing side are secular depictions. The latter are carved below the Pictish
Fort Wadsworth (2,941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
landward front and three seacoast fronts, with an unusual four tiers of cannon totaling 116 guns to seaward, plus 24 flank howitzers on the landward front
Filey Brigg (640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consist of a variety of material, from pure sandstone to pure limestone. The landward end of the peninsula of Filey Brigg is known as Carr Naze, whilst the long
Ravenscraig Castle (1,182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
dropping to the sea, and the main part of the castle forms the northern, landward, defence. This comprises two D-plan towers, with outer walls 4.25 metres
Fort Cumberland (England) (956 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
enemy forces from landing in Langstone Harbour and attacking from the landward side. Fort Cumberland is widely recognised as the finest example of a bastion
Iceway (161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Liverpool Bay through Merseyside into Cheshire. The Dee estuary and its landward continuation south of Chester as far as Farndon along with the Mersey estuary
Dry Rocks (122 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
this reef. This reef is distinct from White Banks Dry Rocks, which is landward of Molasses Reef and French Reef.[citation needed] Benthic Habitat Map
Overwash (568 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(or other situations with high water). 'Overwash' may refer only to the landward flux of water due to overtopping of a dune system while 'washover' may
Grange Redoubt (92 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
experimental redoubt as opposed to a more substantial fort. Grange and Woodlands Redoubts defended Chatham Dockyard against landward attack from the east. v t e
Woodlands Redoubt (97 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to a more substantial fort. In conjunction with Grange Redoubt its function was to defend Chatham Dockyard against landward attack from the east. v t e
Padre Island (1,330 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
probably having retreated landward (along with the lagoon and mainland shoreline). All of Padre Island will probably retreat landward through long-term erosion
Sandsfoot Castle (3,371 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
by 1542 at a cost of £3,887. Earthwork defences were built around the landward side of the castle, probably in 1623. Sandsfoot saw service during the
1894 in Japan (297 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Jiuliancheng November 21 – Battle of Lushunkou; Japanese forces storm all China's landward defences by noon the following day. January 1 – Shitsu Nakano, super-centenarian
King's Lines (978 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lines constituted such a formidable obstacle that the Spanish called the landward approach to Gibraltar el boca de fuego, the "mouth of fire". A British
1949 Fife County Council election (105 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
majority on the council, and the Moderates (despite winning only half of the landward seats) were able to form a majority in the council due to the majorities
La Unión, Murcia (2,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Unión lies within the built-up area of Cartagena and is surrounded on all landward sides by the City of Cartagena. The rich mines of La Union provided most
Lhen Coan railway station (813 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lhen Coan Station is the landward terminus of the Groudle Glen Railway in the Isle of Man. It is reached by visitors from the nearby Groudle Glen railway
2012 Fife Council election (1,062 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
East Neuk and Landward - 3 seats Party Candidate FPv% Count 1 2 3 4 5 6 Liberal Democrats Elizabeth Riches (incumbent) 26.94 1,066           SNP John Docherty
The Pilot Inn railway station (703 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
consisted of a short concrete platform, and a single structure on the landward side of the 'up' line. This building was light and airy, having windows
List of community council areas in Scotland (3,720 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dun & Logie Pert Inverarity Inveresk Kirriemuir Kirriemuir Landward East Kirriemuir Landward West Letham & District Lunanhead & District Monifieth Monikie
St Helens Fort (557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ending up with two 10-inch 18-ton rifled muzzle-loading (RML) guns to landward and one 12.5-inch 38-ton RML gun to seaward. The fort is now in private
Sporobolus alterniflorus (1,730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
outermost edge of a given marsh, displaying shorter morphologies up onto the landward side of the Spartina belt. S. alterniflora is native to the Atlantic coast
Pier Bandstand, Weymouth (681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
deemed to be a "lost" pier by some noted authorities The work left only the landward building standing, which was later refurbished. The Sea Palace Chinese
Forster Ice Piedmont (219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
67°0′W / 69.367°S 67.000°W / -69.367; -67.000) is an ice piedmont lying landward of the Wordie Ice Shelf, along the west coast of the Antarctic Peninsula
Local Government (Scotland) Act 1929 (908 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
rest of the county was divided into electoral divisions (consisting of landward parishes) and small burghs, each returning single members. The first elections
Vincennes Bay (572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
even in deep, inner shelf troughs. Water circulation in the Bay involves landward flow at depth, bringing warmer ocean water into contact with the base of
St. John's Fort (128 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fortifications during the Dutch period in the 18th century to guard against landward attacks. It was once a private Portuguese chapel dedicated to St. John
Dover Western Heights (3,364 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
existing defences and protect the key port of Dover from both seaward and landward attack; by the start of the 20th century Dover Western Heights was collectively
City Gate (Valletta) (2,290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
called the Porta di terra (meaning "land gate") since it was the only landward approach to the city. The last fortified gate was demolished in 1964, being
Coprosma acerosa (205 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shrub that is native to New Zealand. It is a coastal plant found on the landward side of sand dunes. C. acerosa is a low, spreading shrub with yellow-brownish
Grey dune (668 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
typically located 50–100 meters from the ocean shore and are found on the landward side of foredunes (also known as yellow dunes). Grey dunes are named for
Sound (geography) (684 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
extend deep under water. The sea floor is often flat and deeper at the landward end than the seaward end, due to glacial moraine deposits. This type of
Outer Continental Shelf (912 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
01, whichever is farthest. Coastlines are emergent coastline. Thus the landward boundary of the outer continental shelf is a legal construct rather than
Whitiora Bridge (765 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
narrower than the 5 spans of box girders. Sliding hinge joints in the landward spans give earthquake protection. Hydraulic shock transmission at the expansion
La Perouse Bay (450 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ago by an eruption of basaltic lava that originated in the southernmost landward expression of the Haleakalā Southwest Rift Zone. A small string of cinder
Bull Point Lighthouse (960 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to mark the Morte Stone; this used light diverted by lenses from the landward side of the main light source. A fog siren was also provided, powered by
Great Orme (3,734 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Great Orme viewed as one enters the isthmus of Llandudno from the SE landward end resembles a giant sleeping creature. The Vikings left no written texts
Francesco Laparelli (1,008 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
bastions and two cavaliers guarding the landward side. In 1567 the plan was refined to cover making the landward ditch deeper and constructing cisterns
Raised beach (5,000 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
time of its formation. It is bounded by a steeper ascending slope on the landward side and a steeper descending slope on the seaward side (sometimes called
Cockpen (877 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1894 the Parish Council was established, but this only administered the “landward” part of the parish, i.e. outside Bonnyrigg. Under the terms of the Local
Battle of the Malta Convoy (2,456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Valletta in Malta had been under siege for eighteen months, blockaded on the landward side by a combined force of British, Portuguese and irregular Maltese forces
Boston Lodge (1,159 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
embankment, but in 1836 the present carriageway was constructed on the landward side at the lower level. This lower road was less than 18 feet (5.5 m)
Stamford Fort (382 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the prime minister who championed the scheme, it was built to defend the landward approaches to the east of Plymouth, as an element of the plan for the defence
Battle of the Malta Convoy (2,456 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Valletta in Malta had been under siege for eighteen months, blockaded on the landward side by a combined force of British, Portuguese and irregular Maltese forces
Grand Lake (Michigan) (384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
smallmouth bass, white sucker, yellow perch, and walleye. The lake lies on the landward side of a prominent promontory in the county that juts out into Lake Huron
Dexterity Island (146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
before the arrival of the Hudson's Bay Company. The group camped on the landward side in the winter and the eastern side in the summer. "Other Arctic Islands"
Roebuck Bay (1,292 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the base of the cliff, shows occasional fossil footprints of dinosaurs. Landward of the mangrove-lined creeks along the eastern shore are bare flats that
Bowden Fort (281 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the prime minister who championed the scheme, it was built to defend the landward approaches to the north east of Plymouth, as an element of the plan for
Eastbourne Pier (1,259 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
not actually completed until two years later. On New Year's Day 1877 the landward half was swept away in a storm. It was rebuilt at a higher level, creating
Fort Hamilton (2,889 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(now the Casemate Fort, Whiting Quadrangle) was designed primarily as a landward defense for Fort Lafayette, although it had a sea-facing front as well
Staddon Fort (287 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the prime minister who championed the scheme, it was built to defend the landward approaches to the east of Plymouth, as an element of the plan for the defence
Highland Council wards created in 2007 (512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Wick wards Landward means rural, and the ward is bounded more by sea than by other wards 4 Caithness, covering the three wards of Landward Caithness,
Fort Charlotte, Shetland (396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
an artillery fort, roughly five sided, with bastions on each of three landward corners, and half-bastions on the corners of the seaward face. The first
Cirebon Regency (2,502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
independent administration, although totally surrounded by the regency on its landward side. The Cirebon region is renowned for the production of various types
Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah (5,486 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
water streams from the Hajar Mountains, which overlook the city on the landward side. Ras Al Khaimah has been the site of continuous human habitation for
Laira Battery (233 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Royal Commission on National Defence of 1859. It was built to defend the landward approaches to the North East of Plymouth. This was part of an overall scheme
Old Blockhouse (2,322 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
stone wall were built to protect it from attack from the beach and the landward sides respectively. A small room to provide living quarters for the garrison
Groyne (1,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
does not extend far enough landward, water (for example at a high tide combined with a storm surge) may flow past the landward end and erode a channel bypassing
Fortezza of Rethymno (1,266 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fortezza, it was too small to house the entire city. The walls along the landward approach to the city were left intact, and the Fortezza became a citadel
Estuary (3,374 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
layer that gradually thins as it moves seaward. The denser seawater moves landward along the bottom of the estuary, forming a wedge-shaped layer that is thinner
Londinium (9,372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
time between 190 and 225, the Romans built a defensive wall around the landward side of the city. The London Wall survived for another 1,600 years and
Cronk ny Merriu (206 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
coastal footpath. All of the posts have a rampart on their vulnerable landward side, and excavations have shown that access to the fort was via a strongly
Promontory fort (518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Raad ny Foillan coastal footpath. All have a rampart on their vulnerable landward side, and excavations at Cronk ny Merriu have shown that access to the
Retrograde (231 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
series), a 2020 Australian television comedy series Retrogradation, a landward change in position of the front of a river delta with time Retrogradation
Battle of the Eurymedon (190 BC) (1,918 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
commanded the landward wing. Eudamus commanded the Rhodian seaward wing, Pamphilidas led the center and Charikleitos commanded the landward wing. Confusion
Herne Bay Pier (4,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1978 and dismantled in 1980, leaving a stub with sports centre at the landward end, and part of the landing stage isolated at sea. It was preceded by
Turnberry Castle (627 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
today. Turnberry Castle is surrounded on three sides by the sea, and the landward side is occupied by a golf resort. The ruin has been affected by the actions
Inner Tay Estuary (732 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seaward to the main channel, most of which are on the northern shore. Landward of these are salt marsh and Phragmites reedbeds. The estuary contains two
Forder Battery (285 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the prime minister who championed the scheme, it was built to defend the landward approaches to the north east of Plymouth, as an element of the plan for
St Oswald's Way (205 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Hadrian's Wall and Heavenfield, a distance of 97 miles (156 km). Between the landward end of the Holy Island causeway and Warkworth the route coincides with
Talofofo Pillbox (181 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and a window looking over the coast to the east. Its entrance is on the landward (south) side. This structure was built under the direction of the Imperial
Broch of Burrian (368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
defences consisting of the remains of four concentric ramparts on the landward side. The Broch of Burrian was excavated by William Traill, proprietor
Fort Austin (267 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Royal Commission on National Defence of 1859. It was built to defend the landward approaches to the North East of Plymouth. This was part of an overall scheme
Battery Weed (871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
named for Charles Lennox, 1st Duke of Richmond. It was protected on the landward side by the first Fort Tompkins, also built of red sandstone by the state
Siege of Tyre (332 BC) (1,612 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Mediterranean coast as well as a nearby island with two natural harbours on the landward side. The island lay about a kilometre from the coast in Alexander’s days
Battle of Myonessus (2,005 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
superior Seleucids. The Rhodian squadron was positioned on the Roman left (landward) flank and had not yet engaged the enemy due to the long distance between
Dun Ringill (573 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ditch following the outer wall. Its most notable feature is the central landward facing doorway approximately 1.8 m (5 ft 11 in) high that leads into the
Castle Islands Fortifications, Bermuda (907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the South of Castle Harbour included Devonshire Redoubt (1620) and the Landward Fort, on Castle Island, Southampton Fort (1620), on Brangman's Island (originally
Rame Head (506 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Iron Age and the narrow neck of land was further excavated on the landward side with a central causeway, still visible. The eastern part retains traces
Snabrough broch (205 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
following the curve of the wall"; these are no longer visible. On the landward side of the broch there was an outer wall or rampart with a ditch, which
Fort Hubberstone (636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
protected the barracks and other buildings from mortar projectiles. On its landward side, it was protected by a deep ditch, and on the seaward side by a counter-scarp
Woodstock Parish, New Brunswick (1,850 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
County, New Brunswick, Canada, surrounding the town of the same name on its landward side. It comprises one town, one Indian reserve, part of one village, and
Mergui Archipelago (1,099 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Andaman Sea off the western shore of the Malay Peninsula near its landward (northern) end where it joins the rest of Indochina. They are occasionally
Point Hicks (1,310 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Australian Government on the site in 1924.: n30  The inscription on the landward side of the monument reads: "Lieutenant James Cook, R.N. Of the Endeavour
Cox and Hammond's Quay (1,074 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Key or Cock's Key) and Hammond's Quay, separated by Gaunt's Quay. On the landward side, the wharf was accessed via Lower Thames Street just behind the site
Fort Montgomery (Hudson River) (1,065 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
supported by a boom across the Hudson River (see Hudson River Chain), and landward redoubts connected by ramparts, all situated on a cliff promontory rising
Spit (landform) (912 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the spit. If the supply of sediment is interrupted the sand at the neck (landward end) of the spit may be moved towards the head, eventually creating an
Battle of Lüshunkou (1,069 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
so with the town in Japan's hands, Lüshunkou became isolated from its landward approaches. The following day, on 7 November 1894 Nogi marched into the
Forte Gonzaga (416 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Montepiselli, outside the city walls. It was able to defend the mountainous landward approach to the city, and it also overlooked the Strait of Messina. The
Douglas Railway Station (4,334 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
is the main terminus of the Isle of Man Railway and is located at the landward end of the quay in Douglas, the capital of the Isle of Man. It was once
Upnor Castle (3,842 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
existed along the river's south bank, but both were intended to defend landward approaches and were of little use for defence. There was thus a pressing
2007 Highland Council election (489 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scottish National Party and ceased to be an Independent On 3 April 2008, Landward Caithness Cllr David Bremner became an Independent, separate from the Administration
Texas Open Beaches Act (401 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seaward of the mean-high-tide line), but the "dry beach" (beach that is landward of the mean-high-tide line, but seaward of the vegetation line) may be
St Ives Lifeboat Station (1,094 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
houses were closed in 1993 when a new purpose-built house was opened at the landward end of West Pier. In 2015 the 1993 boathouse was modified for the new Shannon
Tarbat (1,481 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
foundation of a considerable wall is traceable, which defended the fort on the landward side. The title Baron Castlehaven is named after this fort and is held
Angus, Scotland (2,377 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Logie Pert; Inverarity; Inveresk; Kirriemuir; Kirriemuir Landward East; Kirriemuir Landward West; Letham & District; Lunanhead & District; Monifieth;
St Catherine's Lighthouse (1,641 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of 'dioptric mirrors' (prisms) was installed to redirect light from the landward side of the lamp out to sea. In 1868 a Daboll trumpet fog signal was installed
Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act (695 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
remedies owed by shipowners to injured workers, and to extend coverage landward for maritime workers. In 1980, the U.S. Supreme Court held that the Longshore
Fortress of Humaitá (11,680 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
reach of the artillery. The fortress was protected from attack on its landward side by impenetrable swamp or, where this was lacking, defensive earthworks
Russian cruiser Diana (972 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was not damaged in the incident. On 22 April, in order to bolster the landward defenses of Port Arthur, two 152 mm guns, four 75 mm guns from the upper
Botolph Wharf (1,222 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Cox and Hammond's Quay upstream and Nicholson's Wharf downstream. On the landward side, the wharf was accessed via Thames Street. It had a frontage of 78 ft
Peniscola (518 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the medieval castle, and Bufador del Papa Luna, a curious cavern with a landward entrance through which the seawater escapes in clouds of spray. The castle
Fort Mahon (570 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gun terrace. To the landward side, Vauban built a small parade ground and living quarters for the fort's garrison. The landward walls had embrasures
Inundation, Gibraltar (1,980 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
arrangement was changed in the 19th century. The Inundation restricted landward access to Gibraltar to two narrow passages on either side of the water
Fort Efford (289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Royal Commission on National Defence of 1859. It was built to defend the landward approaches to the North East of Plymouth. This was part of an overall scheme
Knockalla Fort (324 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fortification first built in 1798. It is triangular in shape with a tower on the landward salient angle. From the tower, the two walls of the fort, protected by
41 Squadron SAAF (472 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and is responsible for routine air transport, air logistical support, landward airborne operations, routine air support and battlefield air support. Aircraft
Fresnoy Redoubt (289 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Marsalforn Tower. It had a semi-circular front, and a redan on the landward side, all of which were pierced by musketry loopholes. The redoubt was
Salt marsh (6,851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Back-barrier marshes are sensitive to the reshaping of barriers in the landward side of which they have been formed. They are common along much of the
Knowles Battery (260 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the prime minister who championed the scheme, it was built to defend the landward approaches to the north east of Plymouth, as an element of the plan for
Chepstow Castle (1,910 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
limestone river cliff and a valley, known locally as the Dell, on its landward side. Its full extent is best appreciated from the opposite bank of the
Kidwelly Castle (326 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
round towers, which overlook a semi-circular outer curtain wall on the landward side, with the massive gatehouse next to the river. The river prevents
Siege of Málaga (1487) (1,659 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the position and the nasrid retreated to the Gibralfaro fortress. The landward height was converted into a Christian strong point, and they began construction
Flood barrier (726 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Eider Barrage, landward side, open
Skeldergate (640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Staith was built parallel to the street, running up to Ouse Bridge. The landward side became dominated by large houses, belonging to wealthy merchants.
Perla Siedle Gibson (623 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to Durban: As the crowded ships passed into the harbour, men lining the landward rails saw a woman, dressed in white, singing powerfully through a megaphone
Port Franks, Ontario (871 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
townships, lived an isolated existence behind rows of sand dunes that made landward access to the site difficult. The small permanent population of approximately
1994 offshore Sanriku earthquake (1,640 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
epicenter shows an abrupt increase in dip from about 5° to about 15°, 80 km landward of the Japan Trench. This part of the plate boundary has been the location
Maughold (parish) (380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
significant settlements in the parish, and there is mountainous terrain on the landward side of the parish; the parish includes most of the North Barrule, the
Chepstow Town Gate (1,051 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Monmouthshire, Wales, known locally as the Town Arch, was historically the only landward entrance to the town through the Port Wall, and a point where tolls for
Withernsea Pier (1,473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
feet (4.9 m) above the high-tide mark. The two castellated towers at the landward end of the pier were noted for being modelled on Conwy Castle. The construction
Green Castle, Portknockie (290 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Iron Age a single palisade was built to protect the headland at its landward side. Traces of the slot created by these timbers, together with an Iron
Llandudno (3,395 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Parade becomes Colwyn Road with the fields of Bodafon Hall Farm on the landward side but with the promenade continuing until it ends in a large paddling
Fort Wright (Tennessee) (922 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
to thirty feet in thickness" (6–10 m). Only one "narrow defile on the landward side" was reported by the Bulletin which was "defended by heavy guns" and
Grosnez Castle (740 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
French attacks. The walls are of local granite and are thickest on the landward side. The castle's position on a clifftop 200 ft (~ 60 m) above the sea
Ayre (312 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
storm beach forming a narrow spit of shingle or sand cutting across the landward and seaward ends of a shallow bay. This may partly cut off a sheltered
Representation of the People Act 1948 (1,520 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
elections in Scotland was also altered: Elections for county councillors for landward areas of counties and for district councillors were to be held on the second
Royal Albert Bridge (3,301 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
built up clear of the water. This was completed in November 1856. The landward piers on the Cornish side of the river were completed in 1854 and the girders
Riiser-Larsen Ice Shelf (277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
delineated from these photos. Additional delineation of the southern and landward margins of the feature was accomplished from aerial photos taken, by the
Deepwater National Park (392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
beach frontage. Vegetation in the park is varied between the seaward and landward side of the high dune. To the east are typical beach plants, on the exposed
Glenmavis (628 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Road was for those from Airdrie while the more eastern part (known as the Landward Cemetery) was for those from the rural area. An oddity of the cemetery
Dunvegan Castle (386 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on to the eastern shore of a north-facing inlet or bay. On the eastern, landward side of the site is a partly natural ditch around 18 feet (5.5 m) deep
Donald Macgregor (athlete) (445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
was elected to Fife Council as one of the ward members for East Neuk and Landward ward (Liberal Democrat) and forms part of the Fife Council coalition administration
Promontory forts of Cornwall (2,296 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
indistinct to the south-west and up to 1.8 m high, with a ditch on the landward side at its north-eastern end. The present path onto the headland may indicate
Sequence stratigraphy (1,879 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
basin during the base level fall. Subaerial unconformities form in the landward side of the basin at the same time. A parasequence is a relatively conformable
South Foreland (613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Boulonnais in the French département of Pas-de-Calais. The two are the landward ends of the fiercely cleft Strait of Dover land bridge and their chalk
Long Wharf (Boston) (741 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
focus of Boston's great harbor." Over time the water areas surrounding the landward end of the wharf were reclaimed, including the areas now occupied by Quincy
Dun Mor Vaul (558 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the other taking the form of a hornwork which restricted access from the landward side of the knoll. The broch was partly excavated around 1880, and it was
Sandown Pier (460 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the 1990 summer season. The pier has a range of indoor amenities at the landward end, and an outdoor funfair and landing stage at the seaward end. There
The Bruun Rule (2,832 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rises the increasing accommodation space forces this equilibrium profile landward and upward to preserve its shape relative to the new sea level. As such
Dale Fort (691 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
extends across the promontory and down to the shoreline on either side. The landward (western) side of the fort facing the ditch consists of a loopholed wall
Dinas Island (495 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
National Park and the headland is under the care of the National Trust. The landward side of Dinas Island is bordered by a swampy valley cut by meltwater overflow
Danish Wadden Sea Islands (513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
northernmost island in the whole group. It was once part of a peninsula whose landward stretch was washed away in a storm tide centuries ago. Since then, another
Cargenbridge (711 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Retrieved 2020-08-07. Mangles, J. L. (1962). "The Parish of Troqueer (Landward)". In Laird, John; Ramsay, D. G.; Arnott, M. C. (eds.). The Third Statistical
South Foreland (613 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Boulonnais in the French département of Pas-de-Calais. The two are the landward ends of the fiercely cleft Strait of Dover land bridge and their chalk
Fort Bowyer (3,265 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with the curved face facing the ship channel into Mobile Bay. On the landward side there was a bastion, flanked by two demi-bastions. The fort's purpose
Spurn (2,346 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the spit taking sand from the seaward side and redepositing it on the landward side. Over time, the whole spit, length intact, slips back – with the spit-head
Calshot (543 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Next to the hangar is a dinghy marina. The approach road passes on the landward side of the spit, and there are a large number of beach huts. The spit
Ras Muari (264 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
balcony and lantern Markings seaward: black and white horizontal bands tower landward: unpainted tower Operator Mercantile Marine Department Focal height 49 m
Frinton-on-Sea (1,146 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
windsurfing. The shore is lined by a promenade with several hundred beach huts. Landward from the promenade is a long greensward, popular with young and old alike
15 Squadron SAAF (614 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Westland A109 and BK 117 helicopters. Their primary role is maritime and landward search and rescue. Two flights of Oryx, A and B Flights, are based in Durban
Siege of Cork (634 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Abbey, to the south of the walled city. Approaching from the northern, landward, side were 4,000 Danish troops under the Duke of Württemberg. The Williamites
Priamo Leonardi (994 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seaward side was strongly fortified, the defences on the landward side were far weaker. The landward defence perimeter, 50 km long, consisted of a chain of
Rødbyhavn (378 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
harbour stagnated. In 1920, the harbour installations were expanded on the landward side. In 1941, work began to prepare for the expansion of the harbour in
Royal Pier, Aberystwyth (588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a new glass pavilion designed by Gordon Croydon-Marks was added at the landward end. Erected by Bourne Engineering & Electrical Company, it consisted of
Local Government (Scotland) Act 1973 (512 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
districts of Aberdeen (except the electoral divisions of Bucksburn, Newhills Landward, Old Machar, Stoneywood and the parishes of Drumoak, Dyce, Peterculter)
Royal Commission on the Defence of the United Kingdom (2,145 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fortifications, such as the 16th century Pendennis Castle at Falmouth. The landward fortifications were intended to prevent an enemy force who may have landed
Morvern (825 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
civil parish of Ardgour. From 1930 to 1975 Morvern formed part of the landward district of Ardnamurchan in Argyll. Ferries depart from Lochaline to the
Scotstoun (1,037 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
public. Scotstoun Primary School is a primary school built by the Renfrew Landward School Board in 1905 on Earlbank Avenue. The building differs from those
Benington Sea End (464 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
at the south-west of which rises the Delph drain which runs along the landward side. A Second World War pillbox, an Historic England listed monument,
Thrust tectonics (811 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
layer is present such as salt, the extensional faulting that forms at the landward side will be balanced at the front of the wedge by a series of toe-thrusts
Fife Council (631 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Dunfermline Central Dunfermline North Dunfermline South East Neuk and Landward Glenrothes Central and Thornton Glenrothes North, Leslie and Markinch Glenrothes
Cascumpec Bay (511 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
because of its extensive sand dunes. Several estuaries are located along the landward sides of the bay, including the Kildare River, Mill River, Foxely River
Praia da Pipa (246 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
beach has very few visitors as it is very difficult to access from the landward side and is mainly visited by fishermen by boat. The beach is sometimes
Seal Rocks (San Francisco, California) (548 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Santa Cruz Mountains. Before the urban development seen today, the area landward of Ocean Beach consisted of barren sand fields inland to Twin Peaks. The
Second Battle of Charleston Harbor (1,634 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Inside Fort Wagner only one 10-inch Columbiad faced seaward and the few landward guns were in poor condition. During Colonel Lawrence M. Keitt's tenure
Air Force Base Durban (338 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Atlas Oryx and BK 117 helicopters. Their primary role is maritime and landward search and rescue. Two flights of Oryx are based in Durban and C Flight
Herne Bay (7,082 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
architecture is still in existence today. In 1910, a pavilion was added to the landward end of the pier. By 1931, the town's population had grown to 14,533. At
Matara, Sri Lanka (1,177 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
following the recapture of the fort in 1762. Star Fort is on the western or landward side of the Nawali River. The fort was constructed by the Dutch following
Fort Davis, County Cork (1,339 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
19th century, when – at peak – the fort had upwards of 20 guns. On the landward side, a dry-moat, ramparts, terreplein, caponier and flanking batteries
Frauenwinkel (905 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
belt lines the greater part of the shore between Pfäffikon and Hurden. Landward there is reed vegetation with large and small sedge flora, rushes, Iris
New Holland railway station (547 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(MS&LR) and was situated a few yards towards the Humber Estuary at the landward end of New Holland Pier, a jetty, some 1,500 feet (460 m) in length which
Salisbury Dock (513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Salisbury Dock Victoria Tower, from the landward side, looking across the dock Location Location Vauxhall, Liverpool, United Kingdom Coordinates 53°25′17″N
Tenby Castle (670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
curtain wall. The walls had a gateway and several small towers on the landward side. A lesser sea wall surrounded the remainder of the site and the beach
Castillo de San José (499 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Naos, the D shaped fort has semi-circular walls facing the sea. On the landward side, the rear wall is protected by two small turrets, with a moat crossed
South African Army Support Formation (45 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
efficient and economical sustainment to all SA National Defence Force landward forces and Joint Integrated Military operations Part of South African Army
Duntulm Castle (419 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
promontory above the sea. It is further defended by a ditch along the landward side. It comprises the vaults of a tower, which once stood to four-storeys
Japan Trench (2,253 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1980, lipids samples were taken via sediment cores located on both the landward and distal sides of the Japan Trench during six sections of the Deep Sea
Babakale Castle (590 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
to southeast with the seashore to the southwest. The watchtowers on the landward side have a hexagonal prism form while the watchtowers overlooking the
Port Victoria Maritime Museum (671 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was brought out from England in kit form in 1877 and was erected at the landward end of the jetty. The jetty took only seven months to build and was completed
Balloon flange girder (2,343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
asymmetrical, the outboard side being nearly three times longer than the landward, balanced by a large cast-iron counterweight. As the bridge was for a light
Santon (parish) (838 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
visited using the coastal footpath. All have a rampart on their vulnerable landward side, and excavations at Cronk ny Merriu have shown that access to the
Rufous-bellied heron (445 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
horizontal rather than vertical position. It usually prefers to hunt on the landward side of well vegetated wetlands and in the shallow water. It is a largely
Richterswil railway station (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pair of side platforms. The station building is on the platform on the landward side of the station, flanking track 1. Both platforms are connected by
Balloon flange girder (2,343 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
asymmetrical, the outboard side being nearly three times longer than the landward, balanced by a large cast-iron counterweight. As the bridge was for a light
Ferretti Battery (471 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Ferretti Qajjenza, Birżebbuġa, Malta View of the Ferretti Battery from the landward side, showing the blockhouses and the redan Map of Ferretti Battery Coordinates
Nantua (248 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lac de Nantua on its west side and is protected by high cliffs on its landward sides which gives rise to a relatively mild continental climate. Nantua
Richterswil railway station (447 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pair of side platforms. The station building is on the platform on the landward side of the station, flanking track 1. Both platforms are connected by
Cliff House Sandstone (684 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Donatella; Olsen, Torben (1999). "Facies architecture and geometry of landward-stepping shoreface tongues: the Upper Cretaceous Cliff House Sandstone
Goleta Slough (1,516 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Goleta and other unincorporated areas of the county, including the landward bluffs of More Mesa, surround and encompass the rest of the slough. The
Slipway (1,089 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
not be usable at low tide. Normally there is a flat paved area on the landward end. When used for building and repairing boats or small ships (i.e. ships
Glauconite (891 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
coloration caused by glauconite, its presence gradually lessening further landward. It can also be found in sand or clay formations, or in impure limestones
Gat (landform) (858 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
line between the islands. A flood delta is formed in a similar way on the landward side of the gat. A navigation channel to the open sea is usually marked
Capture of Santiago (1585) (1,357 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
anchorage and a third was sited on lower ground to the west, covering the landward approach, in all totaling nearly fifty guns but the defenses were in need
Koules Fortress (439 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and embrasures. They built a small fort known as Little Koules on the landward side, but this was demolished in 1936 while the city was being "modernized"
Fort George, Grand Cayman (423 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a mahogany gate on the fort's landward side. The walls of Fort George ranged in thickness from two feet on its landward side to five feet on its seaward
Coalhouse Fort (5,307 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
structure, perhaps in a D-shape, with a rampart and ditch to enclose its landward side. It was recorded as having fifteen iron and brass cannon of various
Renfrewshire (historic) (4,380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Gourock were responsible for services such as housing, parks and cleansing. Landward areas: all parts of the county that were not parts of a burgh, including
Ras Al Khaimah (1,958 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from HMS Liverpool which had been used to bombard Ras Al Khaimah from the landward side were once again pressed into use and dragged across the plain from
Bulimba ferry wharf (1,863 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Bulimba. It is approached from the riverside by a pontoon and from the landward side by a pathway and entrance leading into a covered waiting area. The
Local government areas of Scotland (1,356 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
county. In effect the county council only exercised full powers in the "landward" areas of the county, outside of burgh boundaries. County councils were
Thurso and North West Caithness (ward) (107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Councillors. 2017 Highland Council election * = Sitting Councillors for Landward Caithness Ward. + = Sitting Councillors for Thurso Ward. Council, The Highland
Buzzards Bay (1,349 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of one foot per century, and until about four thousand years ago, the landward boundary of Buzzards Bay extended only to about the current thirty-foot
Cistern of Mocius (563 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
just outside the Wall of Constantine, which formed the city's original landward boundary, was built to supply water to the new quarters erected between
Old Slains Castle (358 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
5-storey oblong keep (of which a small part remains), a wall defending the landward side was added in the early 16th century. One wall of the castle remains
Cheriton, Kent (1,086 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
halfway up the escarpment of Folkestone Downs, between Cheriton Hill on the landward side and Sandgate Hill going down to the sea. The Folkestone Downs are
Charles Kettle (1,160 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
harbour with designed-in features, such as The Octagon, circled on the landward side by a reserved Town Belt to separate the city from its suburbs, the
Fort William, India (867 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
irregular octagon with an area of 5 km2 (1.9 sq mi). Five of its sides face landward, and three towards the Hooghly River. The design is that of a star fort
Third siege of Missolonghi (3,362 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its lagoon from the sea, and by a wall and the marshy terrain from the landward side, it was strategically located near the Peloponnese and the Ionian
North Junior Football League (783 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1968 merger, a separate local 'North Section' was established for these landward clubs due to difficulties in travelling regularly to the Aberdeen area
Padstow Coastal Gun Battery (1,194 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
posts against landward attack; iv)                To deal with airborne troops landing in the vicinity; v)                  To engage landward targets. The
Rescue archaeology (1,137 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Framework". GOV.UK. Chartered Institute for Archaeologists http://www.landward.eu/2011/02/job-losses-in-archaeology-october-2010-and-january-2011.html
Geography of New York–New Jersey Harbor Estuary (2,010 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
approximately 3,990 Ft. seaward of Red Gas #2; Ends approximately 1,660 Ft. landward of Red Light & Bell #21. Authorized project: Width: 2000 ft, Length: 2
Battle of Cartagena (209 BC) (781 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
camp across the isthmus with 27,500 men, Scipio isolated the town on the landward side, and with the Roman fleet (commanded by Gaius Laelius) blockading
Longships Lighthouse (874 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Longships lighthouse from the landward side
Cape Cornwall (487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(Kenidjack) may indicate that the area was important in the Iron Age. On the landward side of the Cape is the remains of the medieval St Helen’s Oratory, which
Ong Chit Chung (561 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
December 2015. Retrieved 10 January 2015. Chung, Ong Chit (1988). The landward defence of Singapore, 1919-1938. Singapore: Centre for Advanced Studies
Fort Victoria, Bermuda (1,063 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
overlook Fort St. Catherine's, on the headland below. Fort Victoria is landward of Fort Albert. On the coast to the East is Alexandra Battery. All four
François l'Olonnais (1,095 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
thought to be impregnable. L'Olonnais approached it from its undefended landward side and took it in few hours. He then proceeded to pillage the city, and
Perinthus (607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Edith Schönert-Geiß. The peninsula and acropolis were complemented by the landward lower city and its walls, some remains of which have been found. Other
Mumbles (district) (1,668 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the end of the Mumbles Pier became home to Bandstand Concerts and on the landward side was a Winter Garden both of which attracted large crowds. It was advertised
Sankt Peter-Ording (816 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
meadows along the North Sea they contain numerous ponds and puddles. The landward side is flooded with sea water only occasionally and not every year, so
Nicolas Baudin Island (897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
hectares (25 acres) in area and is surrounded by reefs on all but the landward (eastern) side. It is composed of large boulders and slabs of red-brown
Canterbury Bight (2,368 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
rate of erosion vary along the coast but are averaged at about 8m/yr (landward retreat), although high erosion levels at one site may influence this value
North East Fife (Scottish Parliament constituency) (372 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
following electoral wards, all of which are part of Fife: Cupar East Neuk and Landward Howe of Fife and Tay Coast St Andrews Tay Bridgehead Scottish Parliamentary
County council (2,607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
county councils took place in February 1890. Only the councillors for the "landward" part of the county were elected however. The remainder of the council
2 Field Engineer Regiment (South Africa) (220 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Regiment is to provide mobility to, and ensuring the survivability of the landward forces of the SANDF, and to deny the mobility of the enemy when needed
Anemurium (736 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Classical Sites as protected on three sides by steep cliffs and on the landward side by a wall with towers and zigzag reentrants. These fortifications
Stege, Denmark (952 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of capital. Around 1430, a defensive wall was constructed enclosing the landward side of the town which was otherwise bounded by the sea to the north, and
Lancelin Island (615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gazetted as A Class nature reserves. The island has a large beach on the landward side of the island and a smaller beach on the seaward side. The waters
Lancelin Island (615 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
gazetted as A Class nature reserves. The island has a large beach on the landward side of the island and a smaller beach on the seaward side. The waters
Gylen Castle (187 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gylen Castle from the landward side
Estuarine water circulation (1,662 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
estuary forming a wedge shaped layer and becoming thinner as it moves landward. As a velocity difference develops between the two layers, shear forces
Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq Redoubt (387 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a bar and restaurant named Las Palmas. The redoubt as viewed from the landward side. The white building is the blockhouse. Interior of the redoubt Zammit
Castle Down (1,071 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
be badly sited to fire on ships below, or to withstand attack from the landward side. For a short time it was the main stronghold in the islands but was
Lake Mahinapua (1,344 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
series of glacial moraines was deposited along what is now the eastern (landward) side of the lake. What we now call the Hokitika River flowed to the sea
Fortifications of Heraklion (835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tabia. The Ottomans also built a small fort known as Little Koules on the landward side close to the Rocca al Mare. This was demolished in 1936 while the
Edward Blore (1,069 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
features two façades, contrasting "the starkness of Scottish Baronial on its landward side with Arabian fantasy facing the sea". As a recognised establishment
Broughty Castle (1,834 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
English garrison further fortified Broughty by building a ditch across the landward side of the castle's promontory. Edward Clinton began the refortification
Fort Southwick (507 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the county of Hampshire, England. Fort Southwick was built to defend the landward approaches to the naval base on the recommendation of the Royal Commission
Long Island Sound (6,011 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
weed. On the more protected landward side of dunes are beach plum, bayberry and beach rose. Rare species found on the landward side are beach knotweed and
Harlech Tramway (432 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Tramways. Exeter: David and Charles. ISBN 978-0-7153-7769-7. "The site of the landward end of the tramway". Britain from Above (free login needed to zoom). Coordinates:
674 (352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
(near Hebdomon), and lays siege to the massive Theodosian Walls, on the landward side to the west. Summer – Abu Ayyub al-Ansari, companion and standard-bearer
Polygonal fort (4,607 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
been decided at an early stage that it would be impractical to provide landward fortifications for rapidly expanding cities but a considerable investment
Siege of Kamakura (1333) (636 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
divided his forces into three prongs, thus completely surrounding the landward sides of the city. Only the seaward side, which was fortified by Hōjō ships
Wick and East Caithness (ward) (97 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
election * = Sitting Councillors for Wick Ward. + = Sitting Councillor for Landward Caithness Ward. https://www.highland.gov.uk/downloads/download/2017/wa
Stirlingshire (2,129 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the parishes ceased to be used for local government purposes, and the landward area of the county (the part outside the burghs) was divided into eight
Puketutu Island (664 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
from the nearby Mangere wastewater treatment plant (covering 600ha on the landward sides, and served around 600,000 people in the 1990s) could be used to
Briconet Redoubt (473 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
pierced by musketry loopholes. These were built to defend the redoubt from a landward attack, since it is overlooked by high ground. Construction of the redoubt
Almuñécar (1,819 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
high arch that survived until at least 1800. Just below the castle on the landward side is the 'Cueva de Siete Palacios', which translates as 'Cave of the
Battle of Cape Ecnomus (4,219 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
unequally-sized squadrons, arranged in a single line abreast with their left, landward, wing (1) advanced. The Carthaginian centre (2) was commanded by Hamilcar
Siege of Portsmouth (1,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
November, Parliament had received reports that the work was focused on the landward side and this along with other claims that brought into question his loyalty
Widemouth Bay (650 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Widemouth Bay has a small church, Our Lady and St Anne's, located on the landward side of the village. The beach is popular for surfing and swimming and
Checker-throated woodpecker (182 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland or montane forests, and the landward edge of mangrove forests. The species has been recorded as breeding in
Perthshire (2,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Act 1889, the county contained the following civil parishes: In 1930 the landward area of the Local Government councils (the part outside of burgh boundaries)
Bothy ballad (693 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
 264. ISBN 978-1-317-55290-1. Retrieved 30 March 2021. "BBC Scotland - Landward Episode 21, Bothy Ballads". www.bbc.co.uk. BBC Scotland. Retrieved 30 March
Sharpness (1,123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
developed as a port in its own right. At first the only stone quay was on the landward side of the dock, but after a railway swing bridge was built across the
Moveable bridge (1,119 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
caused a track misalignment, while still making electrical contact with the landward rails; thus signals were clear, derails closed, and a fault indication
Tulum (2,286 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
scale. Tulum was protected on one side by steep sea cliffs and on the landward side by a wall that averaged about 3–5 meters (9.8–16.4 ft) in height.
Ibusuki no Tamatebako (375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2: KiHa 47-9079 Car 3: KiHa 140-2066 The train is painted black on the landward side, and white on the seaward side, with gold lining and lettering. The
Bahía de Jobos (559 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
estuary with five distinct habitat types grading roughly from the ocean landward: coral reefs, seagrass beds, mangrove forests, mudflats, and evergreen
Saint Anthony's Battery (627 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
free-standing redan that has thick walls and musketry loopholes to prevent a landward attack. These are shielded by two flanking traverses, and the land front
Trwyn Du Lighthouse (740 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
bands painted on a white background. Its also bears the words "NO PASSAGE LANDWARD" on its north and south sides. Walker also pioneered, unsuccessfully, the
Sandown Barrack Battery (542 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The southwestern corner of the Carnot wall protecting the battery from the landward side
Territory of Papua (1,478 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Australian navy in the Battle of the Coral Sea, the Japanese attempted a landward attack from the north via the Kokoda Track. From July 1942, a few Australian
Chandeleur Islands (753 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
following hurricanes. The islands have been generally shrinking and migrating landward since the late 19th century. A survey in the 1980s estimated that they
Cumberland Basin (Bristol) (1,300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
asymmetrical, the outboard side being nearly three times longer than the landward, balanced by large cast iron counterweights. As the bridges were for light
Islands of Kollam (521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
permitted within areas between High Tide Line (HTL) and 50 meters towards the landward side. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2 June 2008. Retrieved
Fort Adams (3,050 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
included a tenaille and crownwork, a complex outer work on the southern (landward) side, designed to break up and channel an assault force. The fort also
Freshwater Redoubt (955 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
possible landing beach for enemy troops. The deep, dry ditch protects the landward approaches. The Caponier building in the ditch served as barrack accommodation
Geology of Iceland (1,775 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
parallel rift zones. The Reykjanes Peninsula Rift in SW Iceland is the landward continuation of the Reykjanes Ridge that connects to the Western Volcanic
Zadar (9,713 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fortifications into elevated promenades commanding extensive seaward and landward views, thus being the wall lines preserved; of its four old gates one,
Operation Wellhit (2,279 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Allied troops at least to a containment role. In practice, Boulogne's landward defences were incomplete, many of its garrison troops were second-rate
Battle of Hjörungavágr (632 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
battle took place. According to the first one, Hjorungavágr lies on the landward side of the island Hoð (now Hareidlandet in Møre og Romsdal). According
Imperial Arsenal (1,413 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shipbuilding materials. He also walled off the arsenal grounds from their landward side to conceal its activity from prying eyes. In addition, during this
Hawthorne ferry wharf (1,733 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the river. It is approached from the riverside by a pontoon and from the landward side by a pathway and entrance leading into a covered waiting area. Hardcastle
Fort Mott (New Jersey) (1,168 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
moat were placed behind the gun batteries to impede an assault from the landward side. Also, the fort's four 5-inch guns were in mounts permitting 360°
Battle of Walcheren Causeway (1,350 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
boats, and the Highlanders were utilized as conventional infantry in a landward attack directly over the causeway. "C" Company of The Black Watch (Royal
Teatro Tapia (384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sprawls the historic and labyrinthine fort of San Cristóbal. The original landward gate of old San Juan lays just east of this site on Calle Fortaleza. For
Boston Harbor (2,477 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
outer harbor stretches to the south and east of the inner harbor. To its landward side, and moving in a counterclockwise direction, the harbor is made up
Firth (1,277 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Scottish Gaelic, the Firth of Clyde is treated as two bodies, with the landward end being called Linne Chluaidh (IPA: [ˈʎiɲə ˈxl̪ˠuəj]; meaning the same
French fleet at the siege of Toulon (3,735 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
powerfully fortified against attack by sea, Toulon's extensive defences on the landward side of the city had been designed to be held by substantial numbers of
Crosskirk Broch (1,200 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the cliff, some 20ft of wall about 4 to 5ft high is exposed. On the landward side about 10ft from the broch are the remains of an outer bank or wall
Atherfield (201 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fossils up to 30 million years old are uncovered. The bay also marks the landward edge of the Atherfield Ledge, an underwater outcrop that has claimed many
Galley Head Lighthouse (424 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
most powerful lighthouses in Europe. The lighthouse displays an unusual landward arc of light because, it is said, the Sultan of Turkey asked to be able
Cowes Castle (2,646 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
low buildings on either side, all of which mounted artillery guns. The landward side was protected by a ditch 4 metres (13 ft) wide and a stone wall at
Murrawarri Republic (1,453 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
close to the two state borders about 600 km from the Pacific Ocean, on the landward side of the Great Dividing Range, its north-westerly apex close to the
Saint John's Cavalier (846 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on which guns were placed to defend the city against attacks from the landward side, in the area were the town of Floriana was later built. As well as
Caulonia (ancient city) (1,588 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
the 1st century AD. It was the result of a tectonic phase which caused landward rise and submergence of the seafloor. The shoreline stabilized in the period
River plume (3,913 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which this flow separation occurs is called the liftoff point and sets the landward edge of the near-field. This point is important in surface-advected river
Clwyd-Powys Archaeological Trust (1,127 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Archaeology. Aitchison, Kenneth, Breaking New Ground: How Archaeology Works, Landward Research Archaeology in Trust: 40 years of the Welsh Archaeological Trusts
Three Cities (1,205 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Nicolas Cotoner were intended to protect the harbour and Valletta from the landward side against possible attacks by the Ottomans landing at Marsaxlokk. Bormla's
Hampshire Basin (1,235 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of Cretaceous age. The Hampshire Basin is the traditional name for the landward section of a basin underlying the northern English Channel and much of
Netherton, Merseyside (1,370 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fields to the north of the Sefton estate with the centre of Bootle and the landward side of Crosby, along a corridor of land which included the Rimrose Valley
Cecilia (1790 ship) (497 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
anchors and became wedged between two rocks. When her main mast over on the landward side passengers and crew used it as a bridge. During the following night
Siege of Carthage (Third Punic War) (4,167 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Carthage and twice attempted to scale the city walls, from the sea and the landward sides, being repulsed both times, before settling down for a Siege of Carthage
Willet (1,653 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
underwings. They are normally nervous birds, with the birds closer to the landward edge of a saltmarsh being the first to utter their alarm calls, in a manner
Brown-water navy (2,300 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
block the navigation. The fortress was exceedingly hard to take from the landward side for it was protected by impassible swamp, marsh or lagoons and, where
The Wash (2,375 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
land. The Wash is now surrounded by artificial sea defences on all three landward sides. In the 1970s, two large circular banks were built in the Terrington
Barrier island (2,719 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
overwash, which brings sand from the front of the island to the top and/or landward side of the island. This process leads to the evolution and migration of
Fort George, Highland (1,231 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
entire garrison from artillery fire. The approach to the fortress from the landward side is across a wide area of loose shingle which creates a protective
Pembroke Castle (1,515 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Architecturally, Pembroke's thickest walls and towers are all concentrated on its landward side facing the town, with Pembroke River providing a natural defense around
Palazzo Ferro Fini (1,385 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
with an atrium that spans the whole building from the waterfront to the landward side, and an interior garden or courtyard. The interior has been renovated
St Bees Lighthouse (1,487 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
e. a set of double-reflecting prisms) which redirected light from the landward side of the lamp back out to sea. The new lighthouse was still under construction
Fort McClary (1,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seawalls were completed on the two seaward fronts, along with one of the landward cannon bastions with a granite magazine. The seawall was defended by a
Morro Castle (Havana) (868 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
landed in Cojimar to the east of Havana and attacked the fortress from its landward side. The fort fell when the British successfully mined one of its bastions
Valladolid, Yucatán (1,299 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
October, associated with the Mexican monsoon which draws warm, moist air landward. Easterly waves and tropical storms also affect the area during this season
Naval gunfire support (2,333 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
ships are particularly vulnerable to attack from aircraft coming from a landward direction and flying low to avoid radar detection, or from submarines due
Japanese cruiser Akitsushima (1,584 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
provide fire support to assist the Imperial Japanese Army in capturing the landward fortifications. Akitsushima was among the Japanese fleet units that took
Battle of Sio (4,209 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
uniforms, advanced with the infantry and reconnoitred beaches from the landward side as they were secured. If a beach looked suitable, a second reconnaissance
Breaksea Island (Western Australia) (397 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
island after its beaten appearance and the protection it offered to the landward side from the south-westerly winds. In early April 1827, the island was
Coastal management (6,178 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
both colour and grey scale aerial photographs. The HWL represents the landward extent of the most recent high tide and is characterised by a change in
Sandcliff Hotel, Cromer (177 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
within the county of Norfolk, United Kingdom. The Sandcliff stands on the landward side of the A 149 coast road on the western outskirts of the town. It has
Hummocky cross-stratification (629 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
storms when large amounts of water are pushed up onto the tidal flat. These landward deposits feature smaller bed forms due to the attenuation of storm waves
Ulverston Canal (1,304 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
built, Furness was cut off by the mountainous Lake District on its only landward side; the region was accessed only by crossing the sands of Morecambe Bay
Spitbank Fort (1,005 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
loader (RML) guns on the seaward side, and six 7" seven-ton RML guns on the landward side. However, by the time of completion the plan had changed so that the
Nairn (1,684 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
people at either end spoke different languages, Scots and Gaelic. The landward farmers and the fishing families at the harbour end spoke Doric, and the
Punta La Entallada Lighthouse (384 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
tower supporting the lantern dome, which is made entirely of glass. On the landward side the building extends into two arms, with a central courtyard enclosed
Old Man of Hoy (1,236 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
seven routes up the stack, the most commonly used of which is the original landward facing E1 (Extremely Severe). A log book in a Tupperware container is buried
Ross (play) (1,510 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
capture the Turkish-held port of Aqaba, which is weakly defended from the landward side. Along the way to Aqaba, however, he is forced to execute an Arab
Dune of Pilat (525 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
behind the high tide line of a beach. The dune has been observed to move landward, slowly pushing the forest back to cover houses, roads and portions of
Manora Point Lighthouse (1,278 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was painted on the seaward side with red and white horizontal bands; the landward facing side was unpainted. In 1908, a hyperradiant Fresnel lens, produced
St Abb's Head (1,579 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was protected by a massive three-metre-high (9.8 ft) turf rampart on the landward side, the remains of this rampart can be seen as a low ridge around the
Type 45 240 mm howitzer (609 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
45 was deployed in the Battle of Hong Kong against entrenched British landward defenses. It was also used in the Battle of Bataan and Battle of Corregidor
Granton, Edinburgh (2,440 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
John Howkins. The original concept to create two large wet docks on the landward side was abandoned as this proved impractical. Granton became a successful
Shornemead Fort (1,932 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
fort, facing the river. A barracks was constructed on the remaining two (landward) sides, along with bomb-proof magazines and defensive caponiers to flank
Visconti Castle (Locarno) (996 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Luchino and Giovanni Visconti besieged and captured the castle from both the landward and lake sides. Many members of the Capitanei were captured. After accepting
Swithun (2,126 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
2004. Swithhun 5 at Prosopography of Anglo-Saxon England Guardian netnotes on St. Swithin's Day BBC "Landward" feature on St. Swithin's Day Saints portal
Águilas (1,467 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
105 km southwest of the provincial capital, Murcia. Águilas is built on the landward side of a small peninsula, between two bays—the Puerto Poniente on the
Local government areas of Scotland (1975–1996) (941 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
councils" were proposed, with burghs being merged with the surrounding "landward" rural areas. The minimum population for the areas of these councils was
Dunbeath Castle (502 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are much altered. The defensive site was enhanced by a dry ditch on the landward side, which cuts across the narrow promontory on which the castle stands
Gulf of Sidra (1,907 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
explain the curious corkscrew shape in the area on the Peutinger Table. The landward side was a featureless plain which contrasted with the fertility of the
Siege of Fort William (1,482 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
modifications were made to the fort's defences, including a moat on the landward side and strengthening of the ramparts. The fort was manned until 1854
Fort Mercer (777 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and 50 yards (46 m) wide and mounted 14 cannons, with bastions on the landward corners. A separate outer redoubt was located north of the fort, but this
Qala, Malta (3,851 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
it was eventually built with a semi-hexagonal front. Consequently, the landward defenses incorporated a free-standing red-an trace with thick walls and
Serang (disambiguation) (111 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Indonesia, and surrounding both Serang city and Cilegon city on their landward sides. Seram Island, in Indonesia Serang River, a river on Java The boatswain
Île Sainte-Marguerite (670 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shallow, protected "Plateau du Milieu", between the islands or on the landward side of Sainte-Marguerite where there is more room for water skiing, parascending
Pendennis Castle (4,433 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
called the Half-Moon Battery just outside the 16th-century walls; the landward defences of Pendennis were reinforced, and a new barracks and other ancillary
Northwest Shelf Province (513 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
shallow gradient. Mud flats extend 1 to 5 km offshore from the beach. On the landward side are dunes, a few coastal lagoons, and dry Pindan woodland. Eighty
Chersky Range (1,074 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Range is a seismically active zone. It connects in the north with the landward extension of the Laptev Sea Rift, itself a continental extension of the
Rhine–Meuse–Scheldt delta (1,252 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Delta Works, the tide acts far inland. At the Waal, for example, the most landward tidal influence can be detected between Brakel and Zaltbommel. Already
Infrastructure Act 2015 (699 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
recovery of UK petroleum. Section 43 permits fracking without consent under 'landward areas' in England and Wales, below a surface level of 300 meters. The legislation
St Leonards Pier (1,606 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and girders. Unlike most piers, the main pavilion was located near the landward (north) end so entertainment was less likely to be interrupted by adverse
Dover Immigration Removal Centre (335 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
existing defences and protect the key port of Dover from both seaward and landward attack. There have been fortifications here since Roman times, but fortifications
Tel Dor (1,829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
strategically situated. It stood atop a rocky promontory and was protected on its landward side by a marshy swale that formed a natural moat. Beyond the coastal lowlands
Ord River Floodplain (1,079 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
then a belt of Rhizophora stylosa 12–15 metres (39–49 ft) high. On the landward edge is a 4 metres (13 ft) high thicket of Avicennia marina, Ceriops tagal
Chailey Heritage Marine Hospital (161 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into the fresh air - "Nature's Antibiotic". Very close to, and on the landward side of the hospital, was the Lily Warren nurses' home. Shown in East Sussex
Skibo Castle (1,009 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and Anastasia Shirley. On 3 December 2006, the BBC Television programme Landward featured the Burnett family who for several generations had been tenants
Needle (stack) (78 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
coast of Hoy at ND243902. There is only one known route, a 5C from the landward side. "The Needle". orkney-seastacks.co.uk. Retrieved 26 January 2014.
Ocean thermal energy conversion (11,830 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which would not contribute to good rainfall on the landmass compared to landward moist winds. For adequate rainfall and comfortable summer ambient temperatures
Eighty Mile Beach (1,490 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
9 m. The adjoining tidal mudflats vary from 1 to 5 km in width. On the landward side it is bordered by dunes, a narrow floodplain and, further inland,
Fort Hancock, New Jersey (3,153 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
totaling 173 guns on three seacoast fronts, with another 39 guns covering the landward approaches. As was common in Third System forts in the Northeast, it was
Tantallon Castle (4,657 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
punched through the landward walls of the tower, and a crenellated parapet was added to the curtain wall. To strengthen the great landward curtain wall several
Lasswade (1,778 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1894 the Parish Council was established, but this only administered the “landward” part of the parish, i.e. the burghs were excluded. Under the terms of
Fort Charles (Nevis) (382 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
d'Iberville. During this action, Fort Charles was outflanked and taken from the landward entrance. Many of the cannon on the island were disabled by the French
Royal Liver Building (1,509 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the riverside tower, facing west/north/south, the remaining one on the landward tower facing east. There is only one mechanism driving the faces on both
Kalamita Bay (184 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the respective navies on the seaward side, and by a saltwater lagoon to landward. Wells were dug for water, which proved however to be extremely brackish
Yorke Bay (682 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Falkland Islands. The British forces eventually marched on Stanley from the landward side to the west instead, but the minefields around the airport remained
Marine Personnel Carrier (2,258 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Expeditionary Fighting Vehicle (EFV) for heavy lift purposes. The MPC will provide landward lift to infantry battalions. One infantry battalion can be lifted by one
Lohatla (925 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
institutions in the world that provide exclusive and permanent facilities for landward warfare training. Only two of these institutions are located in the Southern
Defensible Barracks, Pembroke Dock (396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
1846 to house the dockyard's garrison of Royal Marines and to cover the landward side of the dockyard from an infantry assault. It was probably the last
Castle Harbour, Bermuda (1,053 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the south of Castle Harbour included Devonshire Redoubt (1620) and the Landward Fort, on Castle Island, Southampton Fort (1620), on Southampton Island
Catskill Mountains (3,180 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
that time. The escarpment of the Catskill Mountains is near the former (landward) edge of this delta, as the sediments deposited in the northeastern areas
Baluan-Pam language (2,708 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
a land-sea axis; a distinction is made between 1) seaward movement, 2) landward movement, and 3) movement parallel to the shore. Therefore, going inland
Siege of Pembroke (543 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on a rocky promontory surrounded on three sides by the sea, and on the landward side its defences consisted of a deep ditch and walls up to 20 feet (6
Second Samoan Civil War (760 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
marines, 88 sailors and 136 Samoans left the coast for an attack on the landward side of Vailele, leaving the protection of naval gunfire support. The cruisers
Lytham St Annes (6,745 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
needed] Ansdell is a small village between Lytham and St Annes, on the landward side of the railway line. It has its own railway station (shared with Fairhaven)
Charles Fort (Ireland) (776 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
fort would be attacked from sea. With a focus on seaward defence, the landward and inland bastions of the fort are overlooked by higher ground. This weakness
Dingle Marshes (730 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
anemone in Britain. The reserve is bordered by heathland and forest on the landward side and includes a vegetated shingle bank on the seaward side. Little
Coastal artillery (3,144 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
through the mid-20th century as weapon ranges increased. The amount of landward defence provided began to vary by country from the late 19th century; by
Ainokaze Toyama Railway (1,087 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
wave design on the seaward (north) side and a green wave design on the landward (south) side. While both the Ainokaze Toyama Railway and neighbouring IR
Battle of Weihaiwei (1,406 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Weihaiwei on 29 January. The Japanese launched a three-pronged attack on the landward fortifications to the south and east of the town on 30 January. The attack
Barton's Point Coastal Park (985 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
in the Raid on the Medway. In 1667, a plan was drawn up to defend the landward side of the dockyard. A flooded ditch between two demi-bastions (a half-bastion
Kyrenia Castle (1,070 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
these are now on display in the Archangel Michael Church. The moat on the landward side of the castle was full of water prior to the 14th Century AD and served
Attack on Yokosuka (1,715 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
heavy losses, and so decided to use dive bombing tactics instead. As the landward side of the naval base was mountainous, the approaches which could be used
Ecology of the San Francisco Estuary (8,023 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Gravitational circulation causes stratified high salinity water at depth to flow landward while low salinity water on top flows seaward. The effect of gravitational
Dubai Museum (1,091 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
building in Dubai that still exists today. The fort was used to guard the landward approaches to the town from the raids of neither ruler's palace, a garrison
America (yacht) (2,213 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
knowledgeable pilot. America had such a pilot and he took her down the west (landward) side of the lightship. After the race a contestant protested this action
Paleic surface (1,022 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
corresponds to paleic surfaces called bankflats. These surfaces bounds landward with submarine slopes that separates them from the strandflat. South Småland
Maranhão mangroves (674 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the seaward side and Hibiscus tiliaceus and Acrostichum aureum on the landward side and dry patches within the mangroves. Flora that grow with the mangroves
German submarine U-518 (1,249 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
no results. By now, the Allies were besieging the Atlantic ports on the landward side; the boat departed Lorient for the last time on 15 July 1944. Allied
Sennen Cove Lifeboat Station (835 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
lifeboat was sent to the station. In 1876 a new boathouse was built on the landward side of the road, but in 1896 it was replaced by a new one on the site
Vis (town) (3,575 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article
Vis experiences warm and temperate winters with warm to hot summers. The landward breeze makes it the most moderate climate in Croatia. The climate allows
Weston-super-Mare Tramways (2,114 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
end of Oxford Street, from where the sea front line continued along the landward side of the Beach Lawns to the Sanatorium. The junction gave access to
Chief Dawid Stuurman International Airport (976 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Air Force. It is a helicopter unit primarily tasked with maritime and landward search and rescue. There is also a branch of the South African Air Force
Buccaneer (2,829 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sight of their target, marched overland, and attacked the towns from the landward side, which was usually less fortified. Their raids relied mainly on surprise
Rapid Bay, South Australia (1,731 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
waterfront at Rapid Bay.[citation needed] The first Rapid Bay jetty's landward end was some 50 yards distant from the later BHP construction. The BHP
Fort Louvois (1,087 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
semi-circular on the seaward side, i.e., on the side within the horseshoe; the landward side is beak-shaped. A moat, which fills at high tide, separates the tower
Swash (2,522 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
part of the swash zone where the accumulation of sediment occurs at the landward farthest of swash motion (Figure 2). The berm protects the backbeach and
Fort Pike (668 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Fort Pike's landward sides, seen from its glacis, July 2008
Northern Canada (2,967 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
however, in internal waters, which are enclosed bodies of water or waters landward of a chain of islands. Disagreements about the sector principle or extension
British Capture of Senegal (873 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
had gone ashore to secure support amongst locals, and they launched a landward blockade of the fort. Marsh then put his troops ashore. The sudden arrival
Cardinal direction (4,235 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Lengo (Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands) has four non-compass directions: landward, seaward, upcoast, and downcoast.[citation needed] Some languages lack
Horizontal Falls (1,077 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
occur. The seaward gap is about 20 metres (70 ft) in width, while the landward one is about 10 metres (30 ft). The natural phenomenon is created as seawater
Fortifications of Plymouth (1,805 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
called Drake's Fort, continued until 1596 after Drake's death. The northern landward side of the fort was protected by two bastions and it enclosed the previously
Bangor, Gwynedd (4,667 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
best in Britain of the older type of pier without a large pavilion at the landward end". Restoration work took place between 1982 and 1988, and the pier was
South African National Defence Force (1,572 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
July 2012. https://www.defenceweb.co.za/sa-defence/sa-defence-sa-defence/landward-force-makes-up-over-half-of-sandf-strength/ - SANDF strength numbers 2014/15
Margate (3,746 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
are 450 ft long, 300 ft wide at the seaward end and 550 ft long at the landward end. The water in the pool is refreshed by the incoming tide twice a day
Territory of New Guinea (2,380 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the U.S. Navy in the Battle of the Coral Sea, the Japanese attempted a landward invasion from the north via the Kokoda Track. From July 1942, a few Australian
Berriedale Castle (189 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
southern side of the Berriedale Water. It is surrounded by sea cliffs and the landward approach was separated by large ditch. The castle was known to be held
Gillingham, Kent (3,557 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
batteries faced away from the dockyard itself to forestall an attack from the landward side; the ships and shore-mounted guns on the river were considered sufficient
Sand Point and Middle Hope (1,556 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
approximately 30 metres (98 ft) in diameter and marked by a ditch on the landward eastern edge. The mound was damaged by the construction of a building during
Missolonghi (2,107 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
its lagoon from the sea, and by a wall and the marshy terrain from the landward side, it was strategically located near the Peloponnese and the Ionian
Phosphorite (2,396 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
and wave fluvial processes. An estuary is considered to stretch from the landward limit of tidal facies to the seaward limit of coastal facies. Phosphorites
Cummingston railway station (248 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
was reached by a path that ran from near the overbridge. Standing on the landward side of the line the station was opened to serve the village for residents
Hedeby (2,044 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
into the Baltic in the east. The town itself was surrounded on its three landward sides (north, west, and south) by earthworks. At the end of the 9th century
Volk's Electric Railway (2,392 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
which were located (with Magnus Volk's office) inside the cliff on the landward side of the road. Palace Pier was the original terminus of 1883 in the
Maritime Delimitation in the Black Sea case (1,298 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the claims of each country. On the Romanian side, the ICJ found that the landward end of the Sulina dyke, not the manmade end, should be the basis for the
Fast Castle (1,217 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Castle Coldingham, Berwickshire, Scotland GB grid reference NT860709 The landward approach to Fast Castle. The wall stack on the right has since collapsed
River delta (5,521 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
sediment deposited on the top of the delta and form an extension of the landward alluvial plain. As the river channels meander laterally across the top
Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Site (787 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
brick residence adjoining it. Permanent steel shutters were added to the landward side of the lantern room some time after 1897, when concussion from the
Abdulaziz bin Humaid Al Nuaimi (639 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
married to Zayed. Abdulaziz moved immediately to build a fort blockading the landward access to Al Zorah and, simultaneously, Sheikh Saqr bin Khalid Al Qasimi
Marshlands Plantation House (237 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
The landward side of Marshlands Plantation House is shown here at its new location on James Island.
Komiža (1,352 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
experiences warm and temperate winters with warm to hot summers with the landward breeze making it the most moderate climate in the Republic of Croatia.
Hastings Miniature Railway (2,123 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
of the now disused East Beach Station (a single platform remains on the landward side of the running line) and removed the passing loop at this location
Managed retreat (1,858 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
erosion may involve coastal squeeze, where protective sea walls prevent the landward migration of salt marsh in response to sea level rise when sediment supply
Raritan Bay (1,202 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
about one foot per century. This rise in sea level has resulted in the landward migration of the shoreline (aided by storm-induced coastal erosion) as
Storm surge (4,283 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
when the storm strikes land from seaward, rather than approaching from landward. Water can also be sucked away from shore prior to a storm surge. This
Battle of Corycus (1,897 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
on the allied right wing also turned landward to strike the Seleucid seaward flank. While the Seleucid landward flank held off the Pergamenes, Polyxenidas
Cunard Building (1,985 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Building on either side of it, space limitations meant that the east (landward) side was actually built 30 feet (9 m) wider than the west. The central
Gulfport, Mississippi (3,455 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
the Gulf mainland shore. Commonly overlies Prairie Formation (alluvium) landward and Biloxi Formation (shelf deposits) near shore. Grades upward from poorly
Territorial waters (4,681 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
24 nautical miles (44 kilometres; 28 statute miles) in length. Waters landward of the baseline are defined as internal waters, over which the state has
Second Battle of Fort Fisher (2,562 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
down the peninsula and attack the fort from the land face, striking the landward wall on the river side of the peninsula. Porter organized a landing force
Semaphore, South Australia (2,081 words) [view diff] exact match in snippet view article find links to article
Railway Museum. A World War I memorial clock was built in 1925 at the landward end of the jetty. In 1928, a merry-go-round, the largest in Australia,