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Fer·ry

(fer'ē),
Erwin S., U.S. physicist, 1868-1956. See: Ferry-Porter law.
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In 2016, local fourth graders named the ferries Turtle Runner and Pelican Perch.
A new 20-year strategy, drawn up by Merseytravel, recommends the closure of either Seacombe or Woodside terminals in a bid to make the ferries profitable.
Ferries are perfect for holiday-makers who want to take bikes, golf clubs or surfboards with them - or those who can't resist a spot of shopping during their break.
Currently, we are operating four ferries and the number will be increased to 12," said a senior official of the NFC.
Therefore, ferries tend to operate where expansion of the existing highway and bridge networks is cost prohibitive or where building a bridge is not feasible.
The North West research service for tourism and economic development released figures showing the ferries attracted 343,000 visitors last year.
com is a one-stop shop for ferry travellers, with details of different ferries and packages.
But focusing on cargo containers and ports without also securing cruise ships and ferries "is like bolting down the front door of a house and leaving the back door wide open," the report said.
Norwegian shipbuilder Aker Yards ASA said on Friday (23 December) that it had received a letter of intent for a ferry newbuilding contract from the French ferry operator Brittany Ferries.
When Hoboken Terminal was constructed 100 years ago, most customers used it exclusively as a transfer point between trains and trans-Hudson ferries.
By fitting sampling equipment on the passenger/ automotive ferries traveling established routes through the sound, the researchers have gained a new platform for frequent water quality sampling.
To meet Thursday's demand, San Francisco Bay Ferry significantly enhanced capacity, deploying three additional ferries on the San Francisco-Oakland Jack London Square-Alameda Main Street run; and adding a second ferry on the San Francisco to Harbor Bay Alameda route.