Definition of Pontages
1. pontage [n] - See also: pontage
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pontages
Literary usage of Pontages
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Handbook of the Roads and Bridges (Scot.) Act 1878: Containing a Dictionary by William Alexander Hunter (1882)
"... pontages, and duties; and the word " compensation " means the values of such bridges, rights of ferry, pontages, and duties respectively as at the date ..."
2. Law of Highways: The General Turnpike Act, the General Statute Labour Act by Hugh Barclay (1847)
"... of the pontages on the Bridges over the Clyde, at Glasgow, for repetition of certain sums exacted by the defenders from the pursuer, as pontages or toll ..."
3. The Statutes of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland [1807-1868/69] by Great Britain, George Kettilby Rickards (1866)
"Tolls or pontages to be taken in respect of the Glasgow,Victoria, ... Tolls or pontages on South Portland Street Bridge, § 34. Tolls or pontages on New ..."