Sentence Examples with the word Lightermen

All the rights, powers and duties of the Thames Conservancy, so far as concerns the Thames below Teddington Lock, were transferred to the Port Authority under the act, as also were the powers of the Watermen's Company in respect of the registration and licensing of vessels, and the regulation of lightermen and watermen.

A large number of the inscriptions are also connected with the various guilds - firemen (centonarii), carpenters and metal workers (fabri), boatmen, lightermen and others (see J.