Sentence Examples with the word northwestward

A line from Flensburg south-westward to Joldelund and thence northwestward to Hoyer will nearly give the boundary between the two idioms.i The German-French frontier traverses Belgium from west to east, touching the towns of St Omer, Courtrai and Maastricht.

The coalfield extends northwestward towards Bristol, and is of great importance to the manufactures of that city.