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anchorage ground

Definition of the noun anchorage ground

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noun

  1. place for vessels to anchor

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Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica, Or Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1860)

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Off the cape is good anchorage ground, with from 12 to 20 fathoms depth of water . The eastern coast of Sicily begins at the north with the Faro of Messina, and the city of that name. The celebrated vortex known to the ancients as Charybdis, but ...

Google previewThe Judicial Dictionary of Words and Phrases Judicially Interpreted (1890)

by Frederick Stroud

— cast in a port, or on anchorage ground proved, or legally presumed, to have once formed part of a port ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1860)

Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature

The banks are much infected by malaria, but the heights near them are thickly peopled- Off the cape is good anchorage ground, with from 12 to 20 fathoms depth of water. The eastern coast of Sicily begins at the north with the Faro of Messina, ...

Google previewA Dictionary, Practical, Theoretical, and Historical, of Commerce and Commercial Navigation (1859)

by John Ramsay MacCulloch

'llie anchorage ground is excellent, and it is entirely free from sunken rocks, sand banks, or any similar obstructions. The western side of the harbour is formed by the island of Portsea; and on its south-western extremity, at the entrance to the ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh gazetteer, or, Geographical dictionary (1822)

by Edinburgh gazetteer

It extends about a league north by east, and affords good anchorage ground for vessels not drawing more than 14 feet water. Although an open road, ships ride here as safely as in a harbour, and may get out easily when the wind blows right ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Gazetteer, Or Geographical Dictionary ... (1822)

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It extends about a league north by east, and affords good anchorage ground for vessels not drawing more than 14 feet water. Although an open road, ships ride here as safely as in a harbour, and may get out easily when the wind blows right ...

Google previewThe Encyclopædia Britannica, Or, Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General Literature (1855)

The anchorage ground is excellent, and it is entirely free from sunken rocks, sand -banks, or any similar obstructions. The western side of the harbour is formed by the island of Portsea; and on its south-western extremity, at the entrance to the ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Gazetteer, Or Geographical Dictionary: Containing a Description of the Various Countries, Kingdoms, States, Cities, Towns, Mountains, &c. of the World (1827)

An Account of the Government, Customs, and Religion of the Inhabitants; the Boundaries and Natural Productions of Each Country, &c. &c. Forming a Complete Body of Geography, Physical, Political, Statistical, and Commercial in Six Volumes. With Addenda: Containg the Present State of the New Governments in South America, the Burmese Empire, a Summary of the Recent Voyages and Travels in the East, North America, and in Africa, with the Last Population Returns of 1821

It extends about a league north by east, and affords good anchorage ground for vessels not drawing more than 14 feet water ...

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