Sentence Examples


  • Inchkeith, an island in the fairway of the Firth of Forth, 22 m.
  • But unremitting efforts have been made to maintain a sufficient fairway up to Hamburg.
  • The sweepers continued their labours night after night, gradually extending the fairway up which heavy craft could safely venture.
  • M., and has communication with the open sea by a fairway, a mile and a half wide, which never freezes, and with the tide gives access to the largest vessels.
  • Until 1894 the fairway up to Bremen had a minimum depth of little over 8 ft.; thereafter important works were undertaken, the minimum depth was made 18 ft., and the importance of Bremen as a port was greatly enhanced.