Lift wall

(Canal Lock) the cross wall at the head of the lock.

See also: Lift

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The lift wall involved raising the creek's banks, reinforcing them with fill, netting and sandbags, and seeding the area with ferns and other vegetation to stabilize the creek and prevent erosion.
She looked into the mirror on the lift wall and smiled.
Summary: New York: With Friday's US payrolls report serving as a springboard to lift Wall .
stock mutual funds in a decade also helped lift Wall Street, with the benchmark S&P 500 index closing above the 1,500 mark for a the first time in more than five years ago.
Dollar Solid US corporate earnings and the strongest seasonal inflows to US stock mutual funds in a decade also helped lift Wall Street, with the benchmark S&P 500 index closing above the 1,500 mark for a the first time in more than five years ago.
A marker pen was used to scrawl the word "Raskel" on the lift wall with an arrow underneath.
In the post war years chief designer Ronnie Matthews - who now lives in Bradley - used the lift wall to mount his drawings of full-sized bodies.
The news managed to lift Wall Street out of the red after a bad start to the day.
corporate and financial sectors, which helped lift Wall Street on Monday.
Overnight, the Dow industrials fell more than 200 points after JP Morgan reported second-quarter profit fell 53 per cent, but managed to beat market expectations which helped lift Wall Street on Thursday.
When you enter the lift to take you to the exhibition floor, there is a psychedelic sign on the lift wall demanding, 'Take me Higher'.
These portable, relocatable buildings are assembled on-site using a crane to lift wall panels into place.