towing path


another name for towpath

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Examples from the Web for towing path

Historical Examples of towing path

  • A towing-path runs in places on the left bank, in places on the right bank.


    John French, Viscount of Ypres

  • He had pressed the horses of his company into service on the towing-path.

    Sophy of Kravonia

    Anthony Hope

  • They walk on the towing-path, with a rope tied to them, and the other end to the barge.

  • Her bosom heaved; she cleared her throat: she had to meet Frankl by the towing-path.

  • The driver was walking on the towing-path by the old grey horse.

    A Great Emergency and Other Tales

    Juliana Horatia Gatty Ewing