wall coping


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wall coping

[′wȯl ‚kōp·iŋ]
(civil engineering)
The covering course on top of a brick or stone wall.

coping

coping of terra-cotta
A protective cap, top, or cover of wall, parapet, pilaster, or chimney; often of stone, terra-cotta, concrete, metal, or wood. May be flat, but commonly sloping, double-beveled, or curved to shed water so as to protect masonry below from penetration of water from above. Most effective if extended beyond wall face and cut with a drip. Also see featheredged coping.
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Under the programme, a number of improvements were made, such as installing new eye-catching surfacing, sea wall copings, railings, shelters, seating and lighting.
Under the programme, a number of improvements were made such as installing new eye-catching surfacing, sea wall copings, railings, shelters, seating and lighting.
NORTHERN PROMENADE The walkway has been revamped with new surfacing, railings, sea wall copings and lighting between Watts Road and the Rendezvous Cafe.