Landing stage

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Platform attached to the land to permit passage of passengers and freight traffic to and from a ship. In some cases the outer end of the landing stage is floating on a pontoon.


Note: In German the term Anleger is also used for a landing stage.




Please note that this is the term as it stands in the original IALA Dictionary edition (1970-1989)

International Association of Marine Aids to Navigation and Lighthouse Authorities - AISM