Already a pontoon-bridge has been thrown across the Marne at Meaux.
Chess, ches, n. one of the parallel planks of a pontoon-bridge—generally in pl.
A pontoon-bridge was at once begun, finished by night, and the troops began the passage.
The picket guard of the enemy was driven away, and soon the pontoon-bridge was in position.
A train had come in, bringing on it a pontoon-bridge which was to be thrown across the stream at Caperton.