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Synonyms for pier

a platform built out from the shore into the water and supported by piles

(architecture) a vertical supporting structure (as a portion of wall between two doors or windows)

a support for two adjacent bridge spans

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The fishing pier has been a fixture in the Ocean City landscape since it was completed in 1907.
Behind the gated entrance of the complex, residents will enjoy a secluded beach, private fishing pier, observation deck and a leisurely walkway to soak in the tropical wonders of like of Florida's Intra-Coastal Waterway.
Nearly- two years after Massport's Board adopted a resolution committing the authority to maintain the Pier as a working commercial fishing pier, there is no operational ice house, basic repairs to the Pier have not been made, the majority of the fish processing businesses have yet to receive and sign acceptable long-term leases, and the future of the fish auction is unclear.
Shelter Island, which provides calm water for the mooring of hundreds of pleasure boats, has a small public beach on the bay side, a pedestrian walkway along the water (festooned here and there with arbors of colorful bougainvillea) and a public fishing pier.
Two miles away at Buttenut Lake, a fishing pier juts into a beautiful 1300-acre lake where you can catch walleye, bass, bluegill, and perch.
After my time at the fishing pier, I wandered over to the challenge course, thinking that this finally could be the challenge I had anticipated.
Fortunately, few fish today contain that much pesticide ("Unless, of course, you happen to catch your white croaker off a fishing pier in the Los Angeles area," according to Richard Gossett of the Southern California Coastal Water Research Project).
in the San Clemente Municipal Parking Lot on Del Mar Street above the San Clemente Municipal Fishing Pier.
Tenders are invited for Design-build Replace Fire System Standpipe At Folly Beach Fishing Pier
Standing high on this Florida fishing pier, I can see so much better than when I'm working from my fishing skiff or when I'm wading.
The City of Venice actually purchases the fishing license for Venice Fishing Pier, inviting everyone and anyone to fish from it for free.
A Grandparents Escape with the Grandkids: Families traveling with grandparents will be treated to a complimentary breakfast each morning, four passes (two adults/two children) to the Sheraton's private fishing pier, four fishing poles and bait, four tickets (two adults/two children) to the North Carolina Aquarium at Pine Knolls, and a bucket of beach toys to build sandcastles.
The plan also includes new railing around the pond, with improved handicap access to the fishing pier.
The spokesman will be positioned in front of San Clemente Siren #7, located in the San Clemente Municipal Parking Lot, on Del Mar Street, just above the railroad tracks and the San Clemente Municipal Fishing Pier.