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A waterside depot for coals brought from the collieries for shipment, furnished with staging and chutes for loading vessels.

Related Terms

Term Note
CANAL DOCKYARD An enclosure containing a dock, boat yard, warehouse, etc, in which canal vessels are built and repaired, and all sorts of stores and merchandise for transportation brought together.
CANAL WHARF A large wooden structure built alongside the edge of a canal where narrow boats may lie for the loading and unloading of goods.
COAL DEPOT A depot used for the unloading of coal.

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