Sentence Examples with the word Sudd

In 1901 and following years the sudd was removed by British officers from the Bahr-el-Ghazal, the Jur and other rivers.

Here it broadens into Lake Ibrahim (Kioga) (in reality a vast backwater of the Nile discovered by Colonel Chaille Long in 1874), and continues navigable (save for sudd obstacles at times) right through Lake Ibrahim and thence northwards for loo m.