Firth of Forth

(redirected from Forth Estuary)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to Firth of Forth

a large firth on the east coast of Scotland and the estuary of the Forth River

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
The stylish dining room, bar, events suite and bedrooms offer everything you would expect from a city centre establishment; the hotel offers contemporary and luxurious surroundings coupled with stunning panoramic views over the Forth Estuary.
Public awareness is with us all the time on the Forth Road Bridge and our four permanent painters have safety as their major priority," said George Hamilton, maintenance and paint inspector with the Forth Estuary Transport Authority.
And in Scotland, he's chosen to grow Edinburgh and Glasgow rather than build a new Forth Estuary airport or (the TCPA choice) making Prestwick into an intercontinental airport for Scotland.
Arnold - who is 6ft 3in - was often seen walking his dog along the road, which has stunning views over the Forth estuary.
The works will be undertaken along the Forth Estuary, River Avon, Grange Burn and River Carron.
Transport minister Derek Mackay insisted the fault was "unforeseen and unforeseeable" but the Scottish Government cut the capital budget of former bridge operator the Forth Estuary Transport Authority by 65 per cent.
Planners say: "A Coast and Castles route stretches for over 200 miles from the Tyne to the Forth estuary.
The Caledonian Railway tank moving alongside the Forth Estuary is pictured on the 28p stamp while the European rate E stamp shows a 1950s express goods train on the Great Central Railway, in Leicestershire.
Minutes from a Forth Estuary Transport Authority meeting in 2013 said the cut would mean "a number of capital projects had to be deferred beyond 2015".
The Forth Estuary Transport Authority, which runs the bridge, said: "This young man put his own life in danger and caused a great deal of disruption to others.
This part of the old Kingdom of Fife has its own extremely old university, St Andrews, the most famous golfing and a long list of fishing villages along the shores of the Forth Estuary.
5 miles across the River Forth estuary from North Queensferry to the south bank, nine miles west of Edinburgh.
Martin - a former convenor of the Forth Estuary Transport Authority - said both bridges will be needed in the future to prevent a repeat of the traffic chaos experienced by motorists.
He revealed that the plan devised by then operators the Forth Estuary Transport Authority would actually have seen the entire section replaced.