Words nearby porterage
Examples from the Web for porterage
Between the provision tax, porterage and paddlers, I believe that the people of Bompona have got very little time to themselves.The Crime of the Congo|Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
In addition to the porterage of goods they also undertake the hewing of wood, such as is used for warming purposes in the East.Turkey|Julius R. Van Millingen
It coom'd after hours, but they'd paid t' porterage i' Lunnon, so t' postmistress said ye'd mebbe like to hev it at yance.The King of Diamonds|Louis Tracy
The man who plunders is no longer a man, he is a machine for porterage, and all who list may treat him as a slave.Cyropaedia|Xenophon
The expense involved is very considerable: there is the expense of porterage, which varies from 3d.