Three or four miles from town, the roadway opened and he slowed, allowing the warmth of the day to soak into his stiff body.
The roadway, tracks and rolling stock are so well maintained that those causes which lead to the worst derailments have been eliminated almost completely, and the record of serious collisions has been reduced nearly to zero by the universal use of the block system and by systematic precautions at junctions.
They had compared Martha's drawing to the contour maps of the area back at Bird Song and decided this was as close to the general area of the mine that any type of roadway touched.
The warm sun had eaten most of the snow from the roadway, leaving a contrasting black ribbon, in places still snow-patched from last night's covering.
On the Oude Gracht the roadway and quay are on different levels, the roadway lying over vaults, which open on the quay wall and are used as cellars and poor dwelling-houses.
The roadway is 52 ft.
The roadway is of pine blocks dowelled.
Wide, has four rows of trees, a roadway for heavy vehicles in the middle, and a driveway for carriages on either side.
In all countries there are legal regulations fixing the minimum span and height of such bridges and the width of roadway to be provided.
Wide, carrying the railway on top and a roadway within.
The intruder rode slowly on the bumpy forest trail but as soon as he reached a paved roadway, Howie lost him.
On the far side of the roadway, the man walked the short distance to the pathway that led to the beach.
The edge of the highway to Dean's left, absent any guardrails, was a drop of thousands of feet but the roadway suddenly leveled and then climbed sharply over a rise before continuing downward.
It covers the sides of a long hill, its main avenue being a winding roadway leading to a small palace.
(5) Floating Bridges, the roadway being carried on z pontoons moored in the% stream.
In Switzerland roads are divided into three classes according to their importance, and the following loads are prescribed, the designer having to provide sufficient strength either for a uniformly distributed crowd, or for a heavy wagon anywhere on the roadway: - In England still larger loads are now provided for.
There is also a coal dock, and the port has railway and roadway connexion with Batavia.
By 1863 a great embankment and a roadway were completed along the river, which may rise as much as 50 ft.
The 2nd and 3rd counting from the west - had been dismantled at an early date, and their site was traversed by a roadway winding upward towards the Cronion.
This roadway seems to have been older at least than A.D.
And a roadway 15 ft.
It is joined to the city by a bridge (completed 1910) containing a roadway and the railway, Khartum itself being served by steam trams and rickshaws.
The east side of the river (known as St Thomas's and Port Tennant) is approached from the west by a road carried over the North Dock Lock and the river by two girder drawbridges, each of which has a double line of roadway (on which tramways are laid), two footpaths and a line of railway.
During the course of its history it was four times sacked, by Nadir Shah, Timur, Ahmad Shah and the Mahrattas, and its roadway has many times run with blood.
A dam between East Cambridge and Boston, traversed by a roadway 150 ft.
It has a roadway on the top, and, as it connected the town with the village Bulaiti (now deserted) on the other side, was called Pul i Bulaiti, i.e.
The footman sprang onto the box of the moving coach which jolted as it passed out of the yard onto the uneven roadway; the other vehicles jolted in their turn, and the procession of carriages moved up the street.
He was concentrating on the roadway, miles from Ouray, when Franny Mulligan passed him, slammed on her brakes, and waved him back to where she parked.
Dean lost his convoy of younger bikers on the short uphill and he paused momentarily at the crest to wipe his eyes and scan the roadway below him for his prey.
The shed may have a single pair of rails for wagons running through it along one side of a raised platform, there being a roadway for carts on the other side; or if more accommodation is required there may be two tracks, one on each side of the platform, which is then approached by carts at the end.
The level of the roadway is considerably lower than the ground-floors of the houses, which have generally arched rooms in front, with little shops behind them; and above these they are richly embellished with verandahs, galleries, projecting oriel windows, and very broad overhanging eaves supported by carved brackets.
Its length is 560 yds., and its roadway is 7 yds.
One such instrument was placed below the roadway upon each main supplying a population of generally between 000 and 2000 persons.
The streets are narrow and paved in steps, while often the roadway runs along the roof of the house in the tier below.
It having been found that considerable hollow spaces existed below the foundations of some of the piers, five bore-holes from the top of the roadway were pierced vertically through each pier of both barrages, and similar holes were drilled at intervals along all the lock walls.
The length of the chains (from rock-fastenings) is 1715 ft., and between the piers 590 ft.; the length of the roadway between the piers is 550 ft.
And the total roadway length 1000 ft.; the height of the roadway from the spring tide high-water level is loo ft.; the breadth of the roadway including two carriage-ways and a footpath is 30 ft.
The total length of the roadway is 1841 ft.
Between the sea at high tide and the bridge roadway bottom.
Broad, there is not only a roadway but a service railway.
The roadway girders are lattice, 17 ft.
At Sunderland, the bridge is first lifted by a hydraulic press so as to clear the roadway behind, and is then rolled back.