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Barges (Qbht)

Definition
Non-motorized flat-bottomed vessels used to haul bulk commodities on the inland waterway system and, to an extent, on the Great Lakes and domestic ocean routes. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Ships (Qbh)
Narrower Terms
LASH barges (Qbhtm)
Pusher barges (Qbhtp)
Tank barges (Qbhtt)
Towed barges (Qbhtu)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Merchant vessels (Qbhd)
Pleasure craft (Qbhe)
Feeder vessels (Qbhf)
Special purpose ships (Qbhk)
Inland waterways vessels (Qbhn)
Ships by ownership (Qbho)
Ships by motive power (Qbhp)
Boats (Qbhs)
Underwater vehicles (Qbhu)
Multi hulled ships (Qbhv)
Ships by size (Qbhw)
High performance surface ships (Qbhx)