Freighters Sentence Examples
He was proud of the fifteen or more miles his freighters could travel in a day.
As freighters for the Hudson's Bay Company many of these settlers made, with their ox or pony carts, the long journey over the natural prairie roads to Fort Garry, fording or swimming the streams, carrying furs for a thousand miles or more on the eastern trip, and returning brought loads of merchandise for the company.
The salt-springs attracted the first permanent settlers to the site of Lincoln in 1856, and settlers and freighters came long distances to reduce the brine or to scrape up the dry-weather surface deposits.
British freighters packed with weaponry and ammunition arrive in the country five times each week.
The wrecks range from wooden schooners that sank in the early 1800s through to recently wrecked freighters like the Edmund Fitzgerald.Advertisement
Whilst in the Bristol Channel they were navigating a busy waterway, sharing it with ocean going freighters, tankers and coasters.
Cruising down the mighty Mississippi River, you'll be treated to views of barges, wildlife, tugboats, freighters, Coast Guard cutters and riverside scenery.
What reason did he have to stay with the freighters now?