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BAC DE LA QUAIÉME pontoon ferry

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BAC DE LA QUAIÉME pontoon ferry

Postby aukepalmhof » Wed Nov 01, 2017 8:46 pm

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Pontoon ferries carry vehicles across rivers and lakes and are widely used in less-developed countries with large rivers where the cost of bridge construction is prohibitive. One or more vehicles are carried on a pontoon with ramps at either end for vehicles to drive on and off., The pontoon ferry on the stamp is motorised and able to be steered independently like a boat.
I have not any info or details on the pontoon ferry depict on the stamp.

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