On our way home we were brought to a stand at the swing bridge, which lay open to let through a ship.
When they came to the swing bridge he sat down on the great pole, looking at the stars in the water.
At that date the swing bridge at Trowse had not been completed.
A swing bridge (puente-hamaca), constructed of llianas, with sticks laid across, extended over the chasm.
The docks are united by passages 20 metres in width, each passage being crossed by a swing bridge.
He was already half-way down the cliff, suspended on the llianas that had formed the swing bridge.
It was, in fact, a swing bridge, which opened for the convenience of the boats.
The salteadores had but halted there, to wait for the morning light—the more safely to make the passage of the swing bridge.
At the foot of this street, where it curves to the river front, is the Sandhill, facing the swing bridge.
We anchored near the swing bridge, and my friend went off in the boat to tell the men to swing the bridge for us.