Sentence Examples with the word sheet piling

The simplest form of weir is a solid, watertight dam of firm earthwork or rubble stone, faced with stone pitching, with cribs filled with rubble, with fascine mattresses weighted with stone, or with masonry, and protected from undermining by sheet piling or one or more rows of well foundations.

This width of flooring was doubled to 223 ft., and along the upstream face a line of sheet piling was driven 16 ft.