Sentence Examples


  • It is the prototype of all lighthouses in the world.
  • Neuwerk, containing some marshland protected by dikes, has two lighthouses and a lifeboat station.
  • On the Ness two lighthouses have been built at different levels, the lights of which are visible at 13 and 16 m.
  • The difficulty of connecting lightships and isolated lighthouses to the mainland by submarine cables, owing to the destructive action of the tides and waves on rocky coasts on the wll- shore ends, led many inventors to look for a way out of the difficulty by the adoption of some form of inductive Smith.
  • Stevenson, who in 1892 advocated the use of the inductive system pure and simple for communication between the mainland and isolated lighthouses or islands.