Definitions from Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition and Ballentine's Law Dictionary as are available for each term in each dictionary.
  • Ballentine's Law Dictionary

    License to use a wharf crane.

  • Black's Law Dictionary: 2nd Edition

    A liberty to use a crane for drawing up goods and wares of burden from ships and vessels, at any creek of the sea or wharf, unto the land, and to make a profit of doing so. It also signifies the money paid and taken for the service. Tomlins.