Gangway

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Gangway

The opening on a ship through which cargo can be carried on or off.
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Work has also been completed to allow the gangplank to be raised and lowered mechanically and stored upright when the ship is closed.
Or, you could throw a swimsuit and some shorts into a bag, slip on your sunglasses and your vacation attitude, and stroll up the gangplank of a cruise liner.
The stage at St George's hall was designed as a ship complete with a gangplank and sails.
Part of being comradely is not to point the finger at one of us and say, 'Sorry chum, you are for the gangplank," added Sir Alistair.
On Sunday the Ark threw down her gangplank to the public for tours of the ship and the aircraft in the hangar.
Note the converted house which has combined practicality with invention to install a wynchable steel gangplank to its front door.
Mr Redrupp fell into the water after they had arrived back at the quayside and found no gangplank to get back on board.
He was followed up the gangplank by the likes of Candice Bergen, Dan Aykroyd, Jeff Goldblum, Baywatch creator David Hasselhof, Sandra Bullock and Lou Reed.
Schooled on reruns of ``The Love Boat,'' that's what most of us expect the first time we walk up the gangplank.
Tickets are pounds 9 for adults, pounds 6 for children and concessions on 0151709 4988 or on the gangplank of the ship an hour before the show
INVESTIGATORS were today probing the weekend accident which killed 15 people when a gangplank collapsed as they were trying to board a flagship British cruise liner.
Six days later I pedalled down the gangplank at Halifax, Nova Scotia.