Lighterage
2 definitions

Lighterage

Refers to carriage of goods by lighter and the charge assessed there from.

Lighterage

The process in which small craft are used to transport cargo or personnel from ship-to-shore using amphibians, landing craft, discharge lighters, causeways, and barges.

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Lighterage has been defined 2 different ways in documents like Shipping Terminology, Department of Defense Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms.

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