Sentence Examples

  • The view downstream and directly below the bridge was awesome.
  • Protective works downstream of the dam were completed in 1906 at a cost of about £E304,000.
  • In dams of moderate height above ground and considerable depth below ground there is, moreover, no reason why advantage should not be taken of the earth resistance due either to the downstream face of the trench against which the foundations are built, or to the materials excavated and properly embanked against that face above the ground level or to both.
  • What was downstream that it might hit?
  • Three million tons of merchandise pass Magdeburg, going upstream, and nearly i million tons, going downstream, annually.