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(fer'ē),
Erwin S., U.S. physicist, 1868-1956. See: Ferry-Porter law.
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Congress authorized FHWA's Ferry Boat Program to provide funding through State departments of transportation (DOTs) to ferry systems and public entities responsible for developing ferries.
Then we spotted a woman in the water, hanging for dear life on to the side of a ferry boat.
Day trips on the ferry boat, overnight on Ray Ozmun's trusty "LaSalle" or in the recent years, a week at Sanders' cottages, John's five-star resort.
But it was smiles all round from lifeboatman Murray and the crew of the Elizabeth of Glamis as the Rev Dr Colin Wicker finally christened Katherine aboard the Broughty Ferry boat.
Down the back side, chased now, as almost throughout, by Ferry Boat (10st) and The Rip (10st 2lb), the two leaders galloped shoulder to shoulder and, although Robinson had not seriously asked him yet for a further effort, it was Mill House who showed the first ominous signs of strain.
A lifeboat was launched and a police helicopter scrambled after a passenger ferry boat was stolen early yesterday.
Clinio Yalao of the Philippine Coast Guard said all but one of 137 missing passengers from a ferry boat that caught fire early Saturday have been rescued.
Like the time we crossed Lake Champlain on a ferry boat.
The suspects told police they were trying to collect money from another Japanese national, an associate of Sarte, who had bought a ferry boat from them for 200 million yen, police said.
From the Front Street terminal, I boarded an open-air ferry boat from the Hamilton Dockyard (accessible by moped or bike) to go across the Great Sound to the Royal Naval Dockyard in Sandys parish, better known as Somerset, at the northwestern end of Bermuda.
Spokespersons for the City of Mackinac Island said today that the Island Community has achieved all three of its main goals in its oversight of the ferry boat service to the Island.
It said a Turkish roll-on/roll-off (ro-ro) ship and a ferry boat would begin the trips between the two ports.