Exhaustive orders to organize the necessary trains were duly issued, but the emperor seems to have had no conception of the difficulties the tracks - there were no metalled roads - of Poland were about to present to him.
Of metalled road.
Of which were metalled and 3170 unmetalled, with 2 799 m.
Arakan is in the worst position of all, for it is connected with Burma by neither railway nor river, nor even by a metalled road, and the only way to reach Akyab from Rangoon is once a week by sea.
There is no railway, but the metalled road from Kotah to the British cantonment of Deoli passes through the state.
It is connected by metalled roads with Sivas and Kaisarieh, and by sea with Constantinople.
One of the finest roads in the world is the Grand Trunk Road which stretches across India from Calcutta to Peshawar, and which is metalled most of the way with kankar, a hard limestone outgrowth.
There are few metalled roads, and those that exist are in bad repair, but on the plateau light carts can pass nearly everywhere.
Nor are there any metalled roads.
Under the Public Health Act 1875 such streets may be dealt with in manner following: - If any such street or part thereof is not sewered, levelled, paved, metalled, flagged, channelled, made good or lighted to the satisfaction of the council, the council may cause it to be made up at the expense of the owners of premises fronting the street in proportion to their several frontages.
All the islands are well provided with metalled roads.
Kabul is now connected by well-planned and metalled roads with Afghan Turkestan on the west, with the Oxus and Bokhara on the north, and with India on the east.
From north to south and 3 from east to = west, and has well-metalled roads lined with avenues of trees and regularly lighted and watered.