How to use wharves in a sentence
The wharves on the banks of the noble River Scheldt were mere heaps of rotten timber.Belgium | George W. T. (George William Thomson) Omond
Now both banks of the river are lined with wharves, yachts, and boats, and boat-builders' sheds are springing up on every side.Yachting Vol. 2 | Various.
The shipping, near the wharves also caught fire, and some of the vessels were destroyed.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III. | E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
This led to the building of wharves and store houses, and added to the wealth of the town.A short history of Rhode Island | George Washington Greene
The immense property in stores and wharves was rendered in a great measure useless.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2 | Egerton Ryerson