Shoal water is an area made shallow by a sandbank or sandbar.
The sandbank area could accommodate up to 200 turbine bases, and the construction project will create an anticipated 420 new jobs.
The remains of the boat have been submerged in a sandbank in the Princes Channel area of the estuary, 15 miles from Shoebury, since the 1570s.
They were rammed up against rows of oak posts - first found during earlier excavations in 1981-which once formed either a jetty, or a causeway to a sandbank in the middle of the river.
For a moment, I envisage us grating across a coral reef, or running aground on a sandbank .
He claims the construction of a pier led directly to the formation to the sandbank in a designated safe swimming area.
In fact, many people, including myself, don't know how the sandbank in the area was created, and about its great influence upon the geology and tidal patterns of the region.
His body was found yesterday morning by his son-in-law in an area of sandbanks and mud flats about a mile from the high water mark at Bardsea, near Ulverston.
If it had been caught in a strong gust it could have been driven onto one of the sandbanks .
I know now, that the place names in shipping forecasts are usually sandbanks , river estuaries, and those types of things.