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Christened the “Loni Jo,” the ferry chugged back from the Kentucky shore and dropped its gate at the foot of Illinois Route 1.
A DAY’S DRIVE FROM CHICAGO, EXPLORING A VERY DIFFERENT ILLINOISCARSON VAUGHANFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
A free, privately owned ferry service at the Port of Cave-In-Rock, continuously operated since the early 1800s, carries roughly 500 vehicles across the river every day.
A DAY’S DRIVE FROM CHICAGO, EXPLORING A VERY DIFFERENT ILLINOISCARSON VAUGHANFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We have seen vaccine go out on helicopters, plans, cars dog sleds, and ferry.
HOW IS ALASKA LEADING THE NATION IN VACCINATING RESIDENTS? WITH BOATS, FERRIES, PLANES AND SNOWMOBILES.CATHY FREEFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The adenovirus ferries instructions for making the coronavirus’s spike protein into human cells.
ONE-SHOT COVID-19 VACCINE IS EFFECTIVE AGAINST SEVERE DISEASETINA HESMAN SAEYJANUARY 29, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Irish customs authorities on Thursday night announced a temporary easing of customs requirements for goods arriving on ferries from Britain, to get freight moving again.
LOGISTICS GIANT DPD PAUSES U.K. TO EU PARCEL SHIPMENTS, AMID POST-BREXIT CUSTOMS CHAOSDAVID MEYERJANUARY 8, 2021FORTUNE
Crossing the river on a ferry, Lawrence and his escort mounted their horses and started for Platte City, but a few miles away.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
Lee's army is sweeping victoriously through Maryland; Harper's Ferry taken with ten thousand prisoners.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
It finally plunged sharply down to a steamboat ferry, over which we crossed the Dart and landed directly in the town.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
Leaving the city, we crossed Southampton Water on a steam ferry which was guided by a chain stretched from bank to bank.
BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
The original bridge across the Medway to Strood probably dates from the Roman period, taking the place of a ferry.
THE TOWNS OF ROMAN BRITAINJAMES OLIVER BEVAN
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FERRY

  • bear
  • buck
  • carry
  • convey
  • draw
  • ferry
  • haul
  • heave
  • hump
  • jerk
  • lift
  • lurch
  • pack
  • pull
  • rake
  • schlepp
  • snap
  • tote
  • tow
  • transport
  • trawl
  • tug
  • vellicate
  • yank
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