landing stage


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landing stage

[′land·iŋ ‚stāj]
(civil engineering)
A platform, usually floating and attached to the shore, for the discharge and embarkation of passengers, freight, and so on.
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The pier landing stage was used for many years for sailings to and from Liverpool, the Isle of Man, and pleasure trips around the North Wales coast.
Repairs to the landing stage depend on fair weather for it to be ready by May 31
The landing stage will also be home to Merseyside Fire and Rescue's (MFRS) river-based community fire station.
The new offshore multi-products landing stage and onshore storage terminal would guarantee security of supply of the products.
In 2006, the landing stage on the end of the pier became unsafe and the tradition of vessels like the Waverley and its sister ship the Balmoral visiting Llandudno was brought to an abrupt halt.
The eco-friendly landing stage boasts blue tinted glass and grey pebbles, designed to naturally reflect sunlight and keep the structure cool.
The British and Irish victims drowned when their raft plunged into a whirlpool near the firm's landing stage on Austria's Salzach River.
THE Liverpool ECHO has always been the clear voice of our city Professionally honest, truthful and gritty A symbol of truth in a world of increasing deceit Presented quite clearly to the man in the street As famous as the Liver Birds or the Landing Stage Countless millions have read its printed page Encompassing life, fashion, politics and sport And all the essential ingredients of a great sea port But I suppose that ultimately, in the end Your local newspaper becomes like a family friend So thankfully it will always be on the newsagent's shelf For the Liverpool ECHO will exist as long as this great city itself.
MERSEYTRAVEL has never committed to an opening date for the new landing stage at the Pier Head Ferry Terminal as suggested by Tony Knifton (Ferry Annoying, April 26).
On the landing stage were decorative streamers; red, white and blue bunting and Union Jacks and a few Stars and Stripes too.
Service similar to taxis and passengers can phone to request a pick-up at a specific landing stage.