ferryboat


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a boat that transports people or vehicles across a body of water and operates on a regular schedule

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In the meantime, the ferryboat had floated away, carried down by the stream, and the shrieks of those whom it contained resounded more and more.
Olivain managed in his turn to land, after crossing himself repeatedly; and the people in the ferryboat guided themselves as well as they were able toward the bank, with the aid of a pole which chanced to be in the boat.
We were about a third of the way across the river when the cord of the ferryboat broke.
And now," continued he, "you must change your clothes; your servants, to whom I gave directions the moment they had left the ferryboat, ought to be already at the inn.
First boat I was ever in, except ferryboats," Saxon laughed.
The stern of a traditional ferryboat is the best place to sit to enjoy the view.
On the market with Christie & Co for PS395,000, The Ferryboat is currently operating as a bed and breakfast guest house, with seven en-suite rooms.
Muscat, Aug 4 (ONA) A responsible source at Royal Oman Police (ROP) said that all passengers of the ferryboat were evacuated before its sinking this afternoon during a journey from the Niyabat of Shinna in the Governorate of Al Wusta to Masirah Island in the Governorate of South A'Sharqiyah.
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ANKARA, Dec 30 (KUNA) -- The death toll of the Norman Atlantic ferryboat, which caught fire in the Adriatic Sea as it was sailing from the Greek port of Patras to the Italian port of Ancona, rose to 10.
At this time, route 50 will be diverted between Glover Road and West Boldon via Spire Road, A1231, A19 and A184 Newcastle Road in both directions, while route 56 between Glover Road and Washington Road will divert via Spire Road, A1231 and Ferryboat Lane, in each direction.
Tourists can take a ferryboat from Sabana de la Mar to Samana.