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Quay

A landing place or pier, usually of solid construction, where vessels berth to load or unload cargo.

Quay

A place where ships may dock in order to load and unload cargo. It is also called a wharf.
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The ISS Canary Wharf Classic will be held in the East Wintergarden of Canary Wharf and runs from March 10-14.
Willstrop, the inaugural Canary Wharf champion in 2004, lost to Ricketts in the British Open final, but he and Nicol - who recently led England to World Team Championship victory in Pakistan - are out to follow the Ashes success by gaining more glory on the squash court.
Just five minutes out of port, passengers aboard Dana Wharf Sportfishing Vessels will see California Gray Whales on their way from the cold Arctic Seas to Baja, Thanksgiving weekend through Easter, April 18.
The 35-year-old Dana Wharf Sportfishing is so confident that passengers will see whales that the company guarantees it on each trip.