The bargeman took Lynette's sack, containing her holy book, her change of clothes, and her comb that she had smuggled in, and placed it onto the shore of the dock.
The Alabarch is very kind, but I must confess he is as rigid as a bargeman 's pole.
Mrs Claydon left the town's primary school at 14 to work as a housemaid and later married her next door neighbour Alfred-John, who was a bargeman .
He worked as a bell hanger and a bargeman on the Thames before a stint in the Royal Navy.
For Joe, the enigmatic bargeman played by Ewan McGregor in Young Adam, employment is a necessary evil, a burden on the back of his freedom.
Planning permission has been drawn up to convert and extend the 200-year-old former bargeman 's cottage into a L-shaped home.
The film stars Ewan McGregor as Joe, a Scottish bargeman who lives and works on a boat with a family of three.
The man still holding on to the tail, and the dog paddling bravely, the craft was quickly brought alongside the oar, which the bargeman seized and took on board.
When the two bargemen fish the dead woman from the water, Joe realises the corpse is his ex-girlfriend Cathie.
It's good to see an old canal brought back to life, but I wonder what those 19th century bargemen would make of the modern cappuccino lifestyle.