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Example sentences for wharf

However, the program was so successful they re-created it in a fishing and tackle shed on a nearby wharf.
The bridge and wharf contracts are awarded in the state capital.
As this seaside drama rushed toward its denouement, a horse-drawn cab pulled up to the wharf.
He stops and asks a guy fishing on the wharf what day it is.
In warm weather a truck in the street, a convenient out-house, or a dug-out in a hay-barge at the wharf make good bunks.
Local artisans display their wares in the large hall at the wharf.
Upgrade existing wharf to improve its seismic resistance by strengthening the existing caissons.
Buried beneath river sediment is an archaeological treasure of streets, building foundations and the wharf.
The wharf and pipelines would still present a continuous potential for a pipeline spill release.

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