The tunnel vision receded.
There's a tunnel under here.
The tunnel elbowed around yet another corner.
A pulse of warmth dispelled the tunnel vision that had begun to form.
The darkness immediately engulfed them and they paused a dozen baby steps into the tunnel to allow their eyes to become accustomed to the blackness.
These boys have tunnel vision, you're at the end of the dark and the train's on time.
He continued to grope his way forward until the first turn in the tunnel closed off what little light spilled in from the entrance.
The second sucked the strength out of her body and brought tunnel vision.
The main line of the Orleans railway passes through a tunnel beneath the town.
In the wash of the hand torch, the tunnel opened up before them.
Deidre braced her hands against his chest, tunnel-vision forming.
They walked through the tunnel to a large room, where people sat and whispered.
The kids were talking to her, but she had trouble focusing on anything outside of keeping the buzzing in her ears from pushing her beyond tunnel-vision into the darkness.
She squeezed her eyes closed, ears buzzing and tunnel vision forming.
He knew better than to deny anything to this tunnel-visioned woman.
I was too tunnel-visioned to dismiss the inconsistencies.
The underground tunnel led through several other chambers.
Two soldiers stood near the tunnel entrance nearby, weapons raised.
Development of these lines has been primarily an extension from the large cities in the East to the agricultural districts in the West, but a change of great importance was brought about in 1910 by the completion of the last tunnel on the Argentine Transandine Railway, which serves to connect Santiago, Valparaiso and the other great cities of the west coast with Buenos Ayres, Montevideo, Bahia, Rio de Janeiro and the other great cities of the east coast.
Are tunnel and 7 m.
The sides of the tunnel showed before them like the inside of a long spy-glass, and the floor became more level.
The tunnel widened, and his pace slowed as he saw another tunnel intersect it.
Brady reached the intersection and saw the tunnel running perpendicular opened into a crowded underground city.
They walked for fifteen minutes before the tunnel intersected with another.
At last, the tunnel sloped upward and dead-ended at a thick metal door.
The door to the underground tunnel network was hidden behind a boulder and draped with moss.
By the time the man had finished, his night vision was better and he could make out the tiny necklace of lights in the distance, the Chesapeake Bridge-Tunnel that ran 17 miles to the Eastern shore.
Cenis Tunnel) and via Dijon and Pontarlier (for the Simplon), and also has a direct line along the Mediterranean coast from Marseilles to Genoa via Toulon and Nice.
In length) from Domodossola to Brigue, the St Gotthard from Milan to Chiasso (the tunnel is entirely in Swiss territory), the Brenner from Verona to Trent, the line from Udine to Tarvis and the line from Venice to Triest by the Adriatic coast.
(For the details of the shield and method of its operation, see Tunnel.) By means of the shield Greathead cut a circular hole at a depth ranging from 40 to 80 ft.
- Section of Tunnel and Electric Locomotive, City & South London railway.
The neighbouring Thames Tunnel was opened in 1843, but, as the tolls were insufficient to maintain it, was sold to the East London Railway Company in 1865.
I) piles up a heap of leaves, twigs and other vegetable refuse, so arranged as to form an orderly series of galleries, though the structure appears at first sight a chaotic heap. Species of Camponotus and many other ants tunnel in wood.
The branch to East Boston (1900-1904) passes beneath the harbour bed; it is the first double-track tunnel in the United States, and the first all-cement tunnel (diameter, 23.6 ft.) in the world.
Another tunnel has been added to the system, under Washington Street.
The valley in which the town is situated used to be subject to inundations, but in 1805 a tunnel was constructed by means of which the surplus waters of the Bied are carried into the Doubs.
"They walled us up in a mountain," continued the Wizard; "but we found there was a tunnel through to this side, so we came here.
A sort of inclined tunnel led upward for a way, and they found the floor of it both rough and steep.
The tunnel grew narrower as they moved away from the chambers.
Within half an hour, the metal door leading to the tunnel system was cleared away.
The Transandine line, designed to open railway communication between Buenos Aires and Valparaiso, was so far completed early in 1909 that on the Argentine side only the summit tunnel, 2 m.
In length), the Simplon line (tunnel II m.
Miners) tunnel into the leaf parenchyma, and so put the assimilating areas out of action in another way.
In exceptional cases obstructions which it would be impossible or too costly to turn are overcome by a bridge or tunnel, the magnitude of such works increasing with the growth of engineering skill and financial enterprise.
Some climb trees and feed on leaves, while others tunnel between bark and wood.
Usually the mother-beetle makes a fairly straight tunnel along which, at short intervals, she lays her eggs.
Brunel for the construction of the original Thames tunnel, and it was afterwards improved by Beach, of New York, and finally developed by Greathead.
The fourth step in the development of intra-urban railways was to go to the other extreme from the deep tunnel which Greathead introduced.
In connexion with the operation of the Comstock mines was built (in 1869-1879) the Sutro Tunnel, named in honour of its engineer, Adolph Sutro (1830-1898), piercing the mountain horizontally far below the mouth of the mines, and at a distance of nearly 4 m.
A tunnel connecting it with the opposite shore of the river was opened in June 1908.
The mine tunnel narrowed and the pair was forced to hunch down under the low ceiling that closed in the fetid air around them like a soaked and musty blanket.
Caleb knelt in a grotto of the tunnel, and at first she thought he had fallen, too.
To Dean, the tunnel was even more claustrophobic as he hunched forward, taking baby steps like a second grade schoolyard game.
She jerked as the ground lurched below them, lowering them slowly through the thick cement layers into a tunnel wide enough for a dump truck.
The Watcher led her to a hole in the back of a tunnel, and they emerged in a sunny, warm world.
Jessi concentrated on her breathing and not the tunnel vision.
The northern frontier is crossed by the railway from Turin to Ventimiglia by the Col di Tenda, the Mont Cenis line from Turin to Modane (the tunnel is 7 m.
C. McCook describes an almost straight tunnel, nearly 450 ft.
In both there are species which form no nest or burrow, others which construct a simple silk-lined tunnel in the soil, and others which close the aperture of the burrow with a hinged door; while both share the habit of lining the burrow with silk to prevent the infall of loose sand or mould; and the species which make an open burrow close the aperture with a sheet of silk in the winter during hibernation and open it again in the spring.
He might not have known whose trail out of the tunnel he was sabotaging—just some trespasser in his precious mine.