The yacht was only a few cables' lengths from the sandbanks.
The latitude of the sandbanks was correctly fixed at 68° 48'.
After a while eddies and sandbanks show that we are in the river.
In the evening the captains argued as to which of them had run the most on sandbanks.
With its experience of sandbanks the crocodile knew there was no permanency in this arrangement.
It is about 80 m. in length, but is shallow and abounds in shoals and sandbanks.
New batteries were being armed on the sandbanks at Port Royal.
The men of Vik were driven from the whale on to the sandbanks.
Here began the irregular coast, covered with lines of rocks and sandbanks.
The world you steer through is full of rocks, and shoals, and sandbanks.