English to Afrikaans Meaning :: dockyard

Dockyard :
skeepswerf
- skeepswerf

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Noun(1) an establishment on the waterfront where vessels are built or fitted out or repaired

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(1) At present, the ship and objects are separated by a walk of a quarter of a mile through the dockyard .(2) At the outbreak of the Second World War the port, with its large graving and floating docks, became a naval base and later an Admiralty dockyard .(3) Although little remains of Vernon, any developer of the dockyard will have to preserve its character as most of the buildings are protected by law.(4) The government has allowed a dockyard in Plymouth to increase radioactive discharges into the sea by five times.(5) One new and two old battleships were torpedoed, a cruiser was hit, and the dockyard damaged.(6) dockyard workers(7) When Henry VIII founded a dockyard for building ships in Deptford, the area became renowned across the shipping industry.(8) More than 300 people yesterday took part in a march to protest against the arrival of a nuclear submarine at a dockyard for refit work.(9) In 2005, 230,000 people crammed into the dockyard during the four days of the International Festival of the Sea alone.(10) It was known to be an unsound ship at the dockyard , but the king refused to recall the voyage.(11) This Eastern Fleet would have to be supported by a new dockyard and new logistic depots on the east coast of India.(12) Ten thousand or so civilians worked at the dockyard to repair and supply the fleet, and went to and from their work in fleets of buses and special trains.(13) Members of the public are invited to go into the Plymouth base to have a close look at the dockyard 's collection of architectural gems.(14) He could renew the ship's guardrails without recourse to a dockyard .(15) The dockyard prides itself as ‘the south coast's biggest visitor attraction’.(16) A second strike on Pearl Harbor - which would have focused on the dockyards , fuel tanks, and remaining ships - was canceled.
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