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  • It is dominated, on the seaward side, by four hills, and approached by a narrow entrance, with forts on either hand; a breakwater affords shelter on the east, and on the west is the Arsenal Basin, often regarded as the original harbour of the Carthaginians and Romans.
  • Currently having a new breakwater built for shelter in rough weather.
  • Currently having a new breakwater built for shelter in rough weather.
  • The discussions, described as at a detailed stage, could see a new terminal being sited behind the proposed breakwater at the pier.
  • In some locations an offshore breakwater is positioned parallel to the coast to shelter a beach from wave action.

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