Be that as it may, his "concessions" in his pocket, Cuthbert began his coastward journey, still avoiding Sanders.
coastward, -s, toward the coast; Coast′wise, along the coast.
Rather a dull valley lay below, backed by the slope of the coastward downs.
We had other things to do than fight Wasukuma, and therefore on the 21st we resumed the coastward march.
In the direction of the west, it seems plain that he knew nothing except the coast of Greece and the coastward islands.