In this example, passage was used to describe a ford of the Jordan River.
In 1559 extensive rebuilding took place around the pele tower, which obviously guarded a ford over the river.
Vaporous evening light dapples with shadows the descent to the ford as the path runs through tree-roots and, among the tree-roots, reeds and dangling ivy-trails edged in silver light.
You used to be able to drive across the ford at Watersplash Lane, but it had to be blocked off because cars kept getting stuck halfway across, and we had to get tractors out to pull them clear.
If you attain this spirit, it applies to everyday life. You must always think of crossing at a ford .
Our way, the way, was another small valley, a last ford , a last track, and time left for a wander round Whitby.
This has been the main road east out of London since Roman times, heading out to an ancient ford over the River Lea and onwards to Colchester.
There had been a ford in the Manhan River at this exact spot, so perhaps the miners had brought their waste material across the river in ox-drawn carts.
The name refers to the Cowholm - the riverside meadow used as pasturage - through which the road ran to reach a ford across the river (later the site of Bishop's Bridge).
The history of Maastricht goes back to approximately 50 B.C., when the Romans built a settlement by the main road near a ford in the river.