monkey bridge


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Noun1.monkey bridge - a high narrow platform above a deck or in an engine room or boiler room
platform - a raised horizontal surface; "the speaker mounted the platform"
2.monkey bridge - the highest navigational bridge on a shipmonkey bridge - the highest navigational bridge on a ship; a small (often open) deck above the pilot house
bridge deck, bridge - an upper deck where a ship is steered and the captain stands
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Tucked way in a rural location, Monkey Bridge offers countryside living at its very best.
They remind me of a dark story from the old Monkey Bridge in Lucknow, once a desolate place linking the banks of the silent Gomti river.
The only crossing was across a bamboo 'monkey bridge' made of two slippery poles - a rotting base pole and a flimsy handrail.
An innovative concept enables a direct connection from the fly bridge to the forward zone by means of lateral corridors with additional access from the monkey bridge. This feature makes it possible to have a single large deck of 100 sq m.
The Cabane Spa Comete - at the Cabanes des Grands Reflets in the Franche-Comte - has a spa and a globe bedroom at the end of a monkey bridge, complete with round bed.
Linking back to the argument about In Country, this chapter approaches Monique Truong's Bitter in the Mouth and Lan Cao's Monkey Bridge (among other texts) as parts of a broader movement to understand regional identities within national and global contexts.
(1995), Ian Cao's Monkey Bridge (1997), and Monique Truong's Bitter in the Mouth (2010).
At the Monkey Bridge Junction we continue ahead towards Whitby and cross a parking area with Airy Hill Holiday Park on our right hand side.
But, like Cao's acclaimed debut, Monkey Bridge, it is an impassioned and powerful attempt to understand a chapter of history that, as Herr says, we've all in a sense inhabited.
Municipal engineer Hazel de Guzman of this town said the seven functions of tree hopping are Hanging stairs - a 17-meter long and 12-foot meter high from the ground; Elvis dangle - a walking with ropes; Monkey bridge - walking with cable; Surf ziple - a 35-meter long walk from the flat form; King swing - walk from one flat form to another; Hanging bridge - playing along 17-meter length rope but 15 meters high; and the breath taking rappel down - a rope going down.