Railroad sentence example

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  • The railroad is close enough now that wagons can reach it from Ashley faster than we can cross the desert.

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  • At the foot of the mountain there was a railroad, and the children watched the trains whiz by.

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  • You're forgetting the underground railroad.

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  • Hoosick Falls is served by the Boston & Maine Railroad, and is connected by electric railway with Bennington, Vermont, about 8 m.

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  • Tamaqua is served by the Central railroad of New Jersey, by the Philadelphia and Reading railway and by an electric line connecting with Mauch Chunk, Pottsville, and other places.

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  • Plymouth is served by the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western railroad.

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  • The Grand Trunk Railroad Company has here two of the largest grain warehouses on the Atlantic Coast.

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  • The railroad was scheduled to reach Ashley soon and there would be no need for freighting goods to the little town.

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  • In 1849 the regular payment of the interest of the public debt was commenced, steam communication was established along the Pacific coast, and a railroad was made from Lima to Callao.

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  • The other administrative officers are a secretary of state, an attorney-general, an auditor, a treasurer, a commissioner of public schools, a railroad commissioner, and a factory inspector, and various boards and commissions, such as the board of education, the board of agriculture, the board of health, and the commissioners of inland fisheries, commissioners of harbours and commissioners of pilots.

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  • Rochester is served by four lines of the Boston & Maine railroad.

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  • The opening of the Middlesex Canal through the town in 1803 and of the Boston & Lowell railroad in 1835 gave an impetus to the town's growth.

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  • An agitation was then begun for retrenchment, the public works were put up for sale, and were finally disposed of in 1858 (when the debt was $39,4 88, 2 44) to the Pennsylvania Railroad Company for $7,500,000.

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  • The constitution of 1873 and subsequent legislation have continued the commission, but the sources of revenue have been very much curtailed, being restricted to the interest on the deposits of the fund and interest on certain Allegheny Railroad bonds.

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  • An organized association, known as the Molly Maguires, terrorized the mining regions for many years, but was finally suppressed through the courageous efforts of President Franklin, Benjamin Gowen (1863-1889) of the Philadelphia & Reading railroad with the assistance of Allan Pinkerton and his detectives.

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  • It is served by the Baltimore & Ohio South-Western railroad and by the East Saint Louis & Suburban Electric line.

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  • But even more important than these were the advent of the steam engine between 1760 and 1770, and of the railroad in 1825, each of which gave the iron industry a great impetus.

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  • In the better classes of castings it is usually between 0.40 and 0.70%, and in chilled railroad car-wheels it may well be between 0.15 and 0.30%; but skilful founders, confronted with the task of making use of cast iron rich in manganese, have succeeded in making good grey iron castings with even as much as 2.20% of this element.

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  • It is for this reason, for instance, that railroad rails are of constant uniform section throughout their length, instead of having those parts of their length which come between the supporting ties deeper and stronger than the parts which rest on the ties.

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  • It is served by the West Shore (which here crosses Rondout Creek on a high bridge), the New York Ontario & Western, the Ulster & Delaware, and the Wallkill Valley railways, by a ferry across the river to Rhinecliff, where connexion is made with the New York Central & Hudson River railroad, and by steamboat lines to New York, Albany and other river points.

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  • Hornell has extensive car shops of the Erie railroad, and among its manufactures are silk goods (silk gloves being a specially important product), sash, doors and blinds, leather, furniture, shoes, white-goods, wire-fences, foundry and machine shop products, electric motors, and brick and tile.

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  • The city has various manufactures, including flour and grist mill products, silver ware, cotton and woollen goods, carriages, harnesses and leather belting, furniture, wooden ware, pianos and clothing; the Boston & Maine Railroad has a large repair shop in the city, and there are valuable granite quarries in the vicinity.

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  • The extensive Russian trade is now largely conducted over the Siberian railroad, and this, next to the transit to London, represents the largest volume of tea traffic passing in one channel.

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  • It is served by the West Jersey && Seashore railroad, and has steamer connexion with Philadelphia.

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  • But now the railroad is the great highway which connects Upper India with Lower Bengal.

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  • It is served by the Boston & Maine railroad, and by inter-urban electric railways.

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  • The village is served by the Morris & Essex division of the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western railroad, and is connected with Orange and with Newark by electric lines.

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  • Milford is served by the New York, New Haven & Hartford railroad, and by an electric line connecting with Bridgeport and New Haven.

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  • The first railway constructed in the West was the Northern-Cross railroad from Meredosia on the Illinois river to Springfield, completed in 1842; during the last thirty years of the 19th century Illinois had a larger railway mileage than any of the American states, her mileage in January 1909 amounting to 12,215.63 m., second only to that of Texas.

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  • The city has a Carnegie library, a railway Young Men's Christian Association, and a hospital for the employes of the Wabash railroad.

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  • Somersworth is served by the Boston & Maine railroad, and is connected by electric line with Rochester and Dover.

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  • The city was a station of the "Underground Railroad."

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  • It is served by the Orange branch of the Erie railroad, and is connected with neighbouring towns and cities by electric lines.

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  • With this assistance the Manila Railroad Company, organized under the laws of the state of New Jersey, agreed to construct about 600 m.

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  • It is served by the Boston & Maine railroad.

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  • From railroad making to cooking he has proved his abilities and trustworthiness.

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  • Peterboro became a station on the "underground railroad"; and after 1850 Smith furnished money for the legal expenses of persons charged with infractions of the Fugitive Slave Law.

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  • This is now being used by the Chicago & North Western Railroad Company on its locomotives, and it is also used in Omaha (Nebraska) by manufacturing establishments.

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  • Cheyenne was laid out by the Union Pacific Railroad (July 1867), a city government was established in August, newspapers began publication, and Laramie county was organized before the arrival of the first railway train on the 13th of November 1867.

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  • Madison is served by the Pittsburg, Cincinnati, Chicago & St Louis railroad and by river steamboats.

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  • Sedalia was established as a station on the Missouri Pacific railroad in 1857.

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  • It is traversed by the Boston & Maine railroad and by the Lowell & Boston electric railway.

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  • It is served by the Baltimore & Ohio railroad, by an electric line to Wheeling, and by boats to Pittsburg, Cincinnati and intermediate ports.

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  • The railroad in making this ascent makes curves equivalent to forty-two whole circles in a distance of 81 m., at one place paralleling its track five times in a space of about 300 ft.

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  • Rahway is served by the main line of the Pennsylvania railroad, and is connected with neighbouring cities by electric lines.

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  • It is served by the Morris & Essex Division of the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western railroad and by the Orange branch (of which it is a terminus) of the Erie railroad, and is connected with Newark, South Orange and Bloomfield by electric lines.

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  • For the next ten years he devoted himself to the practice of law and to the supervision of the Kentucky Railroad Company, of which he had become president in 1869.

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  • The Canal (the Morris Canal Banking Company) was leased in April 1871 to the Lehigh Valley Railroad Company for 999 years.

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  • A state Board of Railroad Commissioners (three appointed by the governor), created in 1907, became in 1910 a Board of Public Utility Commissioners with jurisdiction over all public utilities (including telephones and telegraphs); its approval is necessary for the issue of stock or bonds, but it has no power to fix rates.

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  • The Delaware & Raritan Canal Company and the Camden & Amboy Railroad Company, both chartered in 1830 and both monopolies,' had been practically consolidated in 1831; in 1836 these joint companies gained control of the Philadelphia & Trenton railway; in 1867 these " United New Jersey Railroad & Canal Companies " consolidated with the New Jersey Railroad & Transportation Company (which was opened in 1836 and controlled the important railway link between New Brunswick and Jersey City), and profits were to be divided equally between the four companies; and in 1871 these entire properties were leased for 999 years to the Pennsylvania Railroad Company.

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  • This combination threatened to monopolize traffic, and it was opposed by the Central Railroad of New Jersey, the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western, and a branch of the North Pennsylvania (from Jenkintown to Yardley; sometimes called the " national " or " air-line "), and by the general public; and in 1873 the state passed a general railway law giving other railways than the United New Jersey holdings of the Penn, In 1864 a bill was introduced in the Federal House of Representatives making the Camden & Atlantic (now the Atlantic City) railway and the Raritan & Delaware Bay (now a part of the Central of New Jersey) a post route between New York and Philadelphia and authorizing these railways to carry passengers and freight between New York and Philadelphia.

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  • In 1876 the " national " line was extended to Bound Brook (as the Delaware & Bound Brook) and this road, the North Pennsylvania & Central Railroad of New Jersey, were operated under a tripartite agreement as a through line between New York and Philadelphia; but in 1879 these three lines were leased for 99 0 years to the Philadelphia & Reading railway.

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  • Aiken was settled in the early part of the 19th century, but was not incorporated until 1835, when it was named in honour of William Aiken, Sr. (1779-1831), first president of the South Carolina Railroad and Canal Co.

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  • It is served by the Pennsylvania railroad and by electric railways to neighbouring towns.

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  • In that year the Alaskan Central Railroad (from Seward to Fairbanks, 463 m.) was chartered; 45 m.

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  • In 1877 he bought a controlling interest in the New York Elevated Railroad Company, controlling the Third and Ninth Avenue lines, of which he was president in 1877-1880.

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  • Resigning his commission in 1857, McClellan became successively chief engineer and vice-president of the Illinois Central railroad (1857-1860), general superintendent of the Mississippi & Ohio railroad, and, a little later, president of the eastern branch of the same, with his residence in Cincinnati.

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  • Besides the report mentioned above, General McClellan wrote a Bayonet Exercise (1852); Report on Pacific Railroad Surveys (1854); Report on the Organization, &c., of the Army of the Potomac (1864), a government publication which he himself republished with the addition of a memoir of the West Virginian campaign.

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  • A Board of Railroad and Warehouse Commissioners, elected by the people, was established in 1875, under a provision of the constitution requiring the General Assembly to establish maximum rates and provide against discriminations.4 The homestead of a housekeeper or head of a family, together with the rents and products of the same, is exempt from levy and attachment except to satisfy its liabilities at the time he acquired it.

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  • Nyack is served by the Northern Railroad of New Jersey (a branch of the Erie), and is connected by ferry with Tarrytown, nearly opposite, on the eastern bank of the Hudson.

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  • Other administrative officers are a commissioner of insurance (from 1867 to 1878 the secretary of the state was commissioner of insurance; the office became elective in 1881); a commissioner of labour and industrial statistics; three railroad commissioners,3 who have jurisdiction over all public utilities, including telegraph and telephone; a commissioner of banking; a diary and food commissioner; a state superintendent of public property; three tax commissioners who act (since 1901) as a state board of assessment; commissioners of fisheries (established 1874); a state board of agriculture (1897); and a state board of forestry (2905, succeeding a department created in 2903).

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  • The chairmen of the several town boards of supervisors, with the The office of railroad commissioner was created in 1874, became elective in 1881 and was replaced under an act of 1905 by a commission of three members, which received jurisdiction over other public service corporations in 2907.

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  • In Minnesota the system is carried out by the Railroad and Warehouse Commission (1885), which fixes and defines the different grades of wheat and directs the work.

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  • The site of the city (formerly farming land) was purchased in 1849 by the Pennsylvania Railroad Company and was laid out as a town.

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  • Her son graduated at Harvard in 1854, worked in an iron mill in Trenton, New Jersey, for a few months in 1855, spent two years abroad, and in 1858-1860 was local treasurer of the Burlington & Missouri river railroad.

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  • It is served by the New York Central & Hudson river, and the West Shore railways, by the Utica & Mohawk Valley Electric railroad, and by the Erie canal.

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  • Regulation has been a burning political question since 1876, the constitution making it the duty of the legislature to " correct abuses and prevent un j ust discriminations and extortions in all charges of express, telegraph and railroad companies " within the state.

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  • Lane spent considerable time in the south-eastern counties, and across these an " underground railroad " ran, by which slaves were conducted from Kansas to Iowa and freedom.

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  • The Pennsylvania Railroad Company and the Susquehanna Coal Company have coal docks here and the latter has great storage yards.

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  • It is served by the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, and by electric railways to New York City and neighbouring places.

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  • During this same year, the Nottingham Canal was officially abandoned by its railroad owners.

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  • She became the beneficial owner of all the shares in the Talyllyn Railroad Company.

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  • We felt the enthusiasm of the volunteers that the Dean Forest railroad exists.

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  • Going down toward the river you will see the abutments of the old railroad bridge, one of many on the branch.

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  • We also remain accessible for our members, being within easy reach of most London mainline railroad stations.

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  • However, on the railroad, the brakes are permanently on - operated by a large water accumulator via the drivers hand wheel.

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  • In the late 50s the government were investing 391 million pounds in the then ailing and loss-making railroad industry.

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  • It looks more akin to the 1920s products of the Southern Railroad, such as those at Margate and Ramsgate.

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  • She crossed a disused railroad line tugging her cream-coloured, baby alpaca coat about her ankles.

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  • Golden Acre Park, Leeds opened in 1932 with a huge amusement park, boating lake, miniature railroad and many rides and attractions.

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  • Originally the ECR had obtained Parliamentary approval to raise the capital to build a railroad from London to Norwich via Ipswich.

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  • At Holt, the William Marriott Museum is due to open in the next few weeks, adding a valuable asset to the railroad.

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  • We are the World?s leading specialist auctioneers of railroad antiques.

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  • A railroad car used to carry baggage is also called a van.

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  • Additionally, the quarry siding despatched two or three trains of railroad ballast daily.

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  • Retractable bollards have restricted access to Grafton Road north of the railroad line during rush hour for years.

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  • Menzies owned the rights to the works of Charles Dickens but is better remembered for his railroad bookstalls.

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  • The Hampstead Junction Railroad, built by 1857, ran along the southern boundary of West End House.

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  • A few years ago a three year old boy called Benny wandered off alone onto an electric railroad line.

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  • Textile mills, churches, schools, hospitals, farm buildings, railroad stations or Ministry of Defense sites are just a few examples.

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  • A chariot burial was excavated near the railroad station, right.

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  • Working vintage bus and narrow-gauge railroad service, traditional craftspeople, exhibitions, nature trails and more!

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  • Even in the 19th century, the railroad age, British capitalists did not make vast fortunes out of them.

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  • We went to the railroad depot, toward evening, and Ferguson got tickets for a second-class carriage.

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  • Also ' The Pullman ' the pub near the level crossing in Grays which depicts the renowned Pullman railroad carriages painted umber and cream.

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  • The main question being discussed in the railroad carriage around me is how long he can survive.

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  • The line of of the lane can still be identified today by the slightly raised causeway both sides of the railroad line.

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  • The garden was designed with further recycled resources in mind using old chimney pots, railroad sleepers and cockle shells from the local beach.

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  • Showing a woodland clearing with what appears to be a row of railroad sleepers in the foreground.

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  • The Times reports that the Government is to create a chain of walk-in clinics in main railroad stations to relieve the pressure on GPs.

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  • July 11, 1906 We heartily congratulate the Great Northern Railroad Company on having brought Newark within two hours of the bracing Lincolnshire coast.

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  • He is particularly conversant with multi-discipline projects (e.g. power projects, railroad projects ).

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  • Due to Metro Railroad construction this is now CLOSED with a very convoluted diversion only partly signed via back streets.

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  • Using a specially designed board, you use crayons to draw your railroad lines.

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  • The tarmac rapidly crumbled into a dirt road shadowing the line of the old Central Pacific Railroad.

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  • In the same decade the Southern Railroad rebuilt the station platform sides with the then customary prefabricated concrete.

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  • The site is a steep sided disused railroad cutting consisting of limestone grassland with scrub.

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  • The railroad will no longer go through the Maputo elephant reserve, but around it, in an area that is already deforested.

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  • Also of interest were pure copper deposits on the railroad lines caused by electrochemical deposition from the water passing through.

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  • In The Railroad Children, the father is in prison and the family is almost destitute.

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  • These are within a short distance of the railroad.

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  • You come to a bridge over the now disused Great North of Scotland railroad line, which once served all the coastal towns.

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  • Loop line A secondary railroad route which diverges from a main route, and then joins the main route again at another location.

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  • A. To warn the driver that the level crossing gates were shut against the railroad Q What building is in the left background?

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  • The old railroad lines that had been used to reinforce the steep embankment can still be seen sticking out from the remains.

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  • At the edge of my vision was the raised railroad embankment.

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  • The Iron Road was installed along a stretch of disused railroad embankment deep in the Forest.

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  • Walking along the bottom path, parallel to the railroad embankment, you will pass several young Douglas Fir in a line.

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  • We welcome members who are not railroad modelers, but who enjoy being in the company of like-minded enthusiasts.

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  • In Kent, Stanley Fish & Co are a must for railroad enthusiasts who find themselves in the area.

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  • The royal entourage will arrive at Blackburn railroad station shortly before 10am before making its way to the venue.

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  • A blocked tunnel entrance to the right shows where the railroad track previously connected to Dowlais.

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  • The advertising feature was too clever to mention the Railroad Development Society by name, but attacked " so-called environmentalists.

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  • What role can the railroad play in tackling crime in the immediate environs of the station?

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  • Lynton, set on the cliffs above, can be reached by water-operated cliff railroad from the Victorian esplanade.

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  • The name of the town which sounds so evocative of the railroad age actually means " river junction by a hill " .

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  • The formerly extensive site consists of railroad marshaling yards, mostly abandoned.

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  • There are a few disused mineral extraction sites adjacent to the railroad line.

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  • Initiatives and projects DLR extensions The award-winning Docklands Light Railroad has expanded faster than any UK railroad to cope with demand.

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  • Turns out the red fedoras are really useful for identifying who you are meeting at railroad stations.

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  • Over the years railroad police officers have played their part in arresting murderers and other felons, and so also have many other railwaymen.

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  • Limiting the top speed of cars gave a fillip to railroad travel.

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  • Dragonfly Flight Times Pretty young gold finches were in the bushes on the railroad track south of Old Shoreham.

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  • Fifteen of us formed a party cutting firewood for the railroad engines.

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  • This motorcycle was later found in an entry off the railroad footbridge at the rear of houses at Abingdon Drive.

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  • Positioned in railroad stations, airports and hotels, all payphone sites have a high consumer footfall ensuring that Spectrum sees ongoing healthy traffic.

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  • Close to the railroad is the famous Taylor's bell foundry which has a museum open to the public.

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  • The railroad is not a place to have a free ride.

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  • The railroad had just been built, and the animals seemed terribly frightened at the cars.

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  • Britain's first high speed funicular railroad was opened on Cairngorm on Sunday 23rd December 2001.

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  • The other occupants of the semi-detached house were the Altnabreac signalman and his railroad ganger father.

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  • The town gasworks might be sited close to the railroad to allow for the delivery of coal.

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  • One such railroad is the Chasewater Railroad, which can trace its origins back to the very genesis of railroad preservation.

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  • The earliest iron truss bridges were evolved from the plate girders which came into use all over Great Britain in the railroad age.

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  • From 1850 the federal government made generous grants to help railroad promoters in raising capital.

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  • These soon formed a small hamlet sprung up around a railroad halt.

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  • Alas, gone are the days when we had to take camp gear to and from the railroad stations by hired handcarts.

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  • The nearest thing to anything happening is two trains crossing on Charing Cross Railroad Bridge.

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  • The railroad was replaced by road haulage in 1948.

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  • They are served by an inclined railroad, of standard gage worked by a steam haulage engine of colliery type.

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  • Coming soon, a fine report by our miniature railroad historian John Myers on the Rhyl Gala.

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  • Collection was restricted by transport difficulties and letters in The Times tell of piles of rotting horse chestnuts at railroad stations.

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  • The son of a railroad worker from Oswestry, he came from a relatively humble background.

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  • As of early 2003, 135,000 internally displaced persons live in tented camps, makeshift huts, uncompleted buildings and railroad wagons.

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  • The most violent incident took place at Grenoble railroad station on 18 May.

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  • Funding of railroad infrastructure has been substantially increased and the London congestion charge has proved successful.

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  • The garden demonstrated the wide variety of plant material that can become established in the seemingly inhospitable habitat of a disused railroad line.

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  • He also wrote that the actual work of the Police department on the railroad is ' comparatively insignificant ' .

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  • The railroad inspectorate has passed the design for the down loop.

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  • It made railroad station announcements seem intelligible by comparison!

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  • Bedlay North junction Top This was the northern junction on the triangular junction between the Bedlay branch and the Monkland and Kirkintilloch Railroad.

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  • The set converts from railroad station to grand hotel to vampire's lair in a twinkling and has lots of surprises.

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  • Examples include woodland clearings and rides, calcareous grassland, coastal landslips, abandoned quarries, disused railroad cuttings, and limestone pavements.

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  • Locomotion Capital leases locomotives in six European countries and is the continentâs largest and most diversified lessor of railroad locomotives.

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  • The lorries followed the old trackbed of the railroad and never left Company property, even using the level crossings in Erith.

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  • The southward run had the minor inconvenience that on the night sections the railroad level crossings were closed and the keepers in bed.

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  • Space for a Bernard lewis about the railroad originally were older people.

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  • Walkers can reach the mountains by gondola lift or rack-and-pinion railroad.

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  • Through traffic lights, take left lane over railroad bridge.

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  • Emerging out of the railroad tunnel we approach the bottom lock of the six Ashted locks that will take us up to Aston Junction.

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  • Whilst the B & W is predominantly a steam railroad there are a number of diesel locos.

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  • He was also a great enthusiast and expert on steam locomotion and the national railroad system.

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  • The railroad was the first line to use diesel-electric cog locomotives.

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  • Energy efficiency in steam railroad locomotives was always a problem.

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  • Stones crossing, is the point where the Liverpool & Manchester Railroad crosses the mainline.

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  • Then came the great railroad year, 1845, in which every one seemed to have a mania for new schemes.

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  • The great era of railroad mania almost obliterated the old Chapel of Salford.

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  • The original terminal at temple meads was built for the Great Western Railroad and designed by Isambard kingdom Brunel.

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  • It may be just in bits and pieces, a squeeze of the railroad which will sap morale and destroy its potential.

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  • He watched the kites circling the tall spires of the Turkish mosque in Saladin's citadel, then looked across to the railroad station.

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  • The railroad charged motorists 1p to cross the Lune Halton Castle is an earthwork motte and bailey.

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  • Redruth's recently restored railroad station is early nineteenth century.

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  • Just above Dean Locks the railroad and M6 bridges become very obtrusive, but the locks themselves are a real gem.

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  • Women who were already working in a reserved occupation, such as railroad clerks, were exempt.

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  • Now, Mr. Holland who was on the railroad overpass, here, insists that he heard a shot from here.

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  • The Preston Dock Railroad Order The Secretary of State's decision to make the Order to transfer ownership of Preston Dock Railroad.

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  • The east roundhouse catered for passenger engines, whilst the west one catered for goods (freight in 1990's railroad parlance) engines.

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  • The Glasgow City & District Railroad alone carried 15,000 passengers on its opening day!

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  • The opening of the Cambrian Railroad in 1867 brought immense changes to the settlement patterns of the coastal strip.

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  • Just along the road you can get up to the bridge over which you can see the railroad, provided you have a periscope.

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  • The concrete plinth awaits the railroad to correct its size.

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  • To the right, a railroad line with a small trolley allows easy portage of canoes etc round the lock.

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  • Same day, at Norton, Mr John DOBSON, railroad goods porter, aged 63.

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  • This is simply the best guide to railroad preservation in Britain today.

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  • From this mood of gentle nostalgia there arose a great voluntary movement, the railroad preservationists.

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  • The Welshman had lived in a capitalist State where the shops and the factories the mines and the railroad were run by private enterprise.

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  • Members discussed progress on the possible re-development of Henley's railroad station.

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  • The Foyers works and its associated railroad were closed in 1967, with the same steam pug still in operation.

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  • Examples include building a railroad, or a factory, clearing land, or putting oneself through college.

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  • It is no way to run a railroad, or we suggest, a police service.

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  • Although the text used is in the American form of the English language - e.g. using the word railroad instead of railroad!

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  • We already have a nascent global underground railroad of sorts, thanks partly to mobility within the communion.

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  • Want to create a race to complete a transcontinental railroad in 30 years using only steam engines?

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  • Link The underground railroad Curious about how slaves escaped?

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  • The bank is as necessary to the thrifty farmer as it is to the greatest railroad or the most wide-spread trust.

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  • America's first railroad, the Baltimore and Ohio, used the 4 foot 8.5 inches standard.

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  • Materials for the new railroad were brought in on the River on Thames barges ironically utilizing waterpower for the new railroad.

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  • River explorer was island railroad company paul on the.

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  • Built in 1898 during the Klondike Gold Rush, this narrow gage railroad is an International Historic Civil Engineering landmark.

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  • Just beyond the quarries the railroad crossed the deep wooded ravine of the Ham Woods Valley by an impressive viaduct.

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  • We finally rejoin the original road at junction under some high railroad arches at the foot of Chatham Hill.

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  • The first steam locomotive to use the newly re-laid track ran in 1996, and was the North Downs Railroad sole operational steam engine.

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  • In the evening of 19 July, the Midland & Great Northern Joint Railroad Society's newly restored " Pigeon Van " was launched.

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  • When the railroad plan was finally abandoned the land reverted to the Rector.

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  • The railroad line runs parallel to the river in winding loops that follow the riverbed.

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  • The railroad line and car parks sit in the old riverbed.

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  • The railroad boasts an impressive locomotive roster including three Double Fairlie engines - the only line in the world still operating these fascinating beasts.

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  • After crossing two roundabouts and going under the railroad you come to a large complex junction.

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  • If the Saturday sailing operated an hour later it would provide trippers with the opportunity to undertake a round trip on the Steam Railroad.

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  • Castles, churches and cathedrals, market towns, and the seaside that can be seen by holders of railroad holiday runabout tickets.

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  • The Railroad's first fully operational signalbox was constructed at Goods Junction to facilitate two train running.

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  • Fooling the police The London Greenwich Railroad, 1833 He had a clever ruse for getting the copies out under their noses.

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  • The railroad track is the incredibly scenic Cambrian Coast line - recommended!

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  • Spring - Both Midland Railroad Trust power cars have hydraulic fluid self-contained in the torque convertor.

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  • The communities remain largely self-contained, the only shared facility being the railroad station.

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  • The outcome of the plan was to be a more economically self-sufficient railroad.

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  • The site was, until 1989, occupied by extensive railroad sidings, and the embankment of the former Lewes - Uckfield railroad line.

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  • In addition a substantial site for new housing is proposed on the former railroad sidings adjoining the Town Moor.

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  • The railroad siding in the docks is still extant.

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  • The author, a former signalman, examines railroad accidents in Britain and looks at their historical perspective, causes and lessons learned.

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  • Quite recently, I heard a railroad signalman make such a request.

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  • In 1876 the railroad was rebuilt on a new course with steel rails laid on wooden sleepers.

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  • An accident occurred in my constituency where a farmer, who was spreading slurry, crossed a railroad line.

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  • The railroad was worked with old engines and ancient carriages always blackened by soot from the journey through the tunnel.

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  • Traveling the country in his private railroad carriage, his aim was to collect specimens of every British bird.

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  • During construction, a railroad was laid on the dock floor that allowed engines to remove wagons loaded with excavated spoil.

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  • They play in a purpose built stadium on Surrey Street, the other side of the railroad to their former home.

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  • There is now a barrier at the East end of Railroad Wood with hard standing for a very few cars.

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  • The railroad opened on October 1, 1862, with one intermediate station at Watford High Street.

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  • Whilst she was waiting for the train at the railroad station she told the stationmaster what the doctor had said.

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  • On the 7th inst., at Amotherby, Eliza, wife of Mr John SMITH, railroad stationmaster, aged 27.

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  • The Railroad supplied and erected steelwork for an extended canopy.

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  • The line of the railroad is now partly submerged beneath Kielder Water.

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  • Euro Cargo Rail is a wholly owned subsidiary of English Welsh & Scottish Railroad Holdings Limited.

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  • There will be no shareholders, and any operating surplus will be used for the benefit of the railroad system.

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  • Smith found work with the Union Pacific railroad in Wyoming before becoming a teamster at Bear City River.

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  • It features the northernmost terminus of the Kent & East Sussex Railroad and is the birthplace of pioneering printer William Caxton.

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  • A cottage, 5 Stanley Villas, near the railroad terminus, was rented for £ 14 a year.

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  • He called the railroad police who opened the trunk, finding inside the naked torso of a woman.

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  • The railroad and station buildings boosted tourist trade into Richmond, also gave the ordinary townsfolk better facility to travel.

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  • They were anxious to make the most of all the advantages, which a railroad would bring to them, and their fellow townsfolk.

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  • Snowdon Mountain Railroad Trains Trains may be operated by either steam or diesel traction.

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  • Future developments in fireless steam railroad traction would benefit from such efforts.

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  • New operators are planning to put low-power transmitters in railroad stations and shopping centers.

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  • Many houses were built as a result of the improved transport brought by the railroad.

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  • Any scheme will need to include fencing to prevent trespass onto operational railroad land.

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  • A 22-year-old Reston, VA man was found dead after he tried to use octopus straps to bungee jump off a 70-foot railroad trestle.

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  • The railroad still plays a part, with a station at the base of the slopes, dropping off weekend day trippers from Denver.

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  • Redcar rose from obscurity in 1846 when an extension of the Stockton and Darlington Railroad brought industry and seaside day trippers to the area.

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  • There are two Great Western Railroad Police and two Manchester and Leeds Railroad Police illustrated truncheons.

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  • He and his wife began a family and assisted the underground railroad.

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  • Mr Flibble began by waving some red underpants in the air in homage to The Railroad Children.

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  • In principle, the European licenses permit railroad undertakings to operate the described services in any EEA state.

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  • In 1853 the rather unwieldy name was changed to the North London Railroad.

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  • The enthusiastic group transformed the Station by painting and cleaning the platform area and taming the garden to maintain the upkeep of the railroad.

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  • To this snd, they built a massive railroad hotel, in order to encourage an urban sprawl around it.

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  • You will see a railroad viaduct which the road goes under.

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  • Just past the lock the railroad line crosses the canal on an arched viaduct.

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  • The building of Southwark station was governed by the Victorian main line railroad viaduct directly above.

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  • Wallace was also responsible for the nearby concrete viaducts which, along with the bridges, forms part of the Bleach Green railroad line.

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  • The railroad viaduct at Paddock Foot can be seen in the distance.

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  • We stopped some time in our walk to observe a man employed in letting the laden wagons down an inclined part of the railroad.

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  • There was also a railroad bridge across the road to carry coal wagons along a high-level line to a hoist.

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  • The railroad closes after this coming weekend for maintenance, and to prepare for the Santa Specials.

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  • In the 1880's and ' 90's the Metropolitan Railroad pushed north westwards out of London on the first part of their ambitious plan.

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  • The first wharfinger employed in 1835 on The Cromford & High Peak Railroad on it being opened.

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  • Railroad lines run to the newly built wooden wharves in the foreground.

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  • There was also heavy flak to the north of Hamme on the approach to the railroad marshaling yards.

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  • The Central Pacific-Union Pacific route to the coast, with its important affiliated companies, the Oregon Short Line and the Oregon Railroad & Navigation Company, extended from San Francisco, Cal., and Portland, Ore., to Omaha, Neb., by way of Salt Lake City; the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe extended from San Francisco and Los Angeles, Cal., to Chicago and to Galveston, Tex.; while the Southern Pacific had.

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  • In addition to the executive officials mentioned above there are a lieutenant-governor, an attorney-general, a Bureau of Labor Statistics, established in 1887, and a Corporation Commission, which in 1899 superseded the Railroad Commission, established in 1891.

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  • The severity of this measure led to gross abuses and defeated its purpose; the number of abolitionists increased, the operations of the Underground Railroad became more efficient, and new Personal Liberty Laws were enacted in Vermont (1850), Connecticut (1854), Rhode Island (1854), Massachusetts (1855), Michigan (1855), Maine (1855 and 1857), Kansas (1858) and Wisconsin (1858).

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  • Among the various state administrative boards are the board of equalization of five members, the board of health of nine members, a board of control of state institutions with four members (bipartisan), and the railroad commission, the prison commission, the state election commission and the sinking fund commission of three members each.

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  • Cast iron railroad carwheels, the tread or rim of which must be intensely hard so as to endure the grinding action of the brakeshoe while their central parts must have good shock-resisting power, are given such moderate silicon-content, preferably between o 50 and o 80%, as in and by itself leaves the tendencies toward graphite-forming and toward cementite-forming nearly in balance, so that they are easily controlled by the rate of cooling.

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  • The Pennsylvania railroad bridge withstood the strain, and against it the flood piled up a mass of wreckage many feet in height and several acres in area.

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  • After the Civil War the railways gradually destroyed it, the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe railroad running along the old wagon trail.

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  • He took a prominent part as a Whig in politics (serving as mayor in 1851), and, impelled by his strong anti-slavery views, actively furthered the work of the "Underground Railroad," of which Detroit was one of the principal "transfer" points.

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  • Did you ever think what those sleepers are that underlie the railroad?

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  • Via a water pumping station, the stony road leads to the dam with the railroad.

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  • Lake steamers carry you across to nearby resorts, while the rack-and-pinion railroad takes you up to the peak of the Schafberg.

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  • Although the text used is in the American form of the English language - e.g. using the word railroad instead of railroad !

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  • Link The Underground Railroad Curious about how slaves escaped?

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  • America 's first railroad, the Baltimore and Ohio, used the 4 foot 8.5 inches standard.

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  • Would you believe that they are now going to ban railroad sleepers (railroad ties)?

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  • This rare archive steam footage was lovingly captured on 16mm film by the famous American railroad enthusiast, Harry P. Dodge.

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  • Walk down the track, to the old railroad track.

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  • A short walk from the hotel is a railroad bridge you can walk on that gives a magnificent view of the river Eden.

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  • The world 's longest railroad station name is in Wales.

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  • It began to rain, so they went to a box car in the railroad yards.

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  • North Yorkshire Moors Railroad 18 Miles of preserved steam railroad running through the spectacular scenery of the North Yorkshire Moors.

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  • Sylvia Russell Wales Llandudno 's splendid funicular railroad which climbs the Great Orme in style.

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  • During the couse of a year, the author walked along ten disused railroad in Britain.

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  • After all, in 1801 there was no underground railroad for Uranus to disrupt !

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  • C an you remember the railroad line right past our house?

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  • The entire edifice came to rest in a huge gap excavated into the railroad embankment in an operation that lasted around 10 hours.

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  • They are arranged over different levels, which are serviced by a series of paths with steps, part created by using railroad sleepers.

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  • The Cruise & Steam excursion combines a cruise along the River Dart with a trip on the steam railroad to Paignton.

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  • The plan was to connect Rowlands Gill with the Victoria Garesfield Reservoir by means of a pipe alongside the colliery railroad to Pipe Bridge.

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  • The minature railroad runs around the park and is completely fenced making it safe for children and pets.

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  • West Somerset Railroad The West Somerset Railroad recaptures the era of the branch line country railroad in the days of steam.

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  • Easter Re-opening Celebrations Easter bank Holiday Sunday and Monday (16th & 17th April) saw the reopening of the railroad.

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  • The rerouting of the road over the old railroad has removed all the bends.

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  • In the evening of 19 July, the Midland & Great Northern Joint Railroad Society 's newly restored " Pigeon Van " was launched.

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  • To encourage people to travel to Takarazuka and so use the new railroad, an all woman revue company was formed.

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  • In Grange pass railroad station, turn right at mini roundabout to Lindale.

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  • The Railroad 's first fully operational signalbox was constructed at Goods Junction to facilitate two train running.

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  • This railroad was comprehensively sabotaged by the then apartheid-backed Renamo rebels in the 1980s.

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  • Inside the railroad bridge is an area of salt marsh vegetation - a habitat not common locally.

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  • Access to the salt marsh area inside the railroad bridge is restricted as it is managed as a wildlife refuge.

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  • The railroad track is the incredibly scenic Cambrian Coast line - recommended !

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  • In effect it formed a seaward extension of the Talbot Road, which had recently become host to the town 's first railroad station.

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  • We set off in sunshine along an old railroad track that was built to take the Portland stone to the coast for shipping out.

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  • Our CV sending Center is located close to the south of Ipswich town center, only a short walk from the main railroad station.

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  • There they would shovel the coal out of a railroad wagon into coal bags that we held open for them on the scales.

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  • Push the buttons to turn the turntable, shunt in the yard or see the mountain railroad in action.

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  • These sidings connected with three main railroad lines to London.

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  • Here a tunnel took the single-track railroad through the Alps.

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  • A skew railroad bridge crosses the Tinsley Locks below the third lock.

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  • Railroad sleepers can be carried using metal pins pushed through existing holes in the sleeper.

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  • There is a cliff railroad, a smallholding with animals, an adventure playground, and a range of organic gardens.

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  • Adjacent to the railroad track is a large squatters community (more than 150 families).

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  • The United States standard railroad gage of 4 feet, 8.5 inches is derived from the original specifications for an Imperial Roman war chariot.

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  • Firstly, the standard railroad gage throughout most of the world is 4 foot 8.5 inches.

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  • A steam railroad links the two sites on certain days of the year.

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  • His rendering of a steam railroad engine starting and stopping was something to marvel, ( and to smile) at.

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  • To miss the debris under the railroad bridges, you have to get near to these sticky out bits of rail line.

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  • In 1931 Little was found dead by a streetcar railroad track.

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  • He says his company is quite pro-active with good staff and ideas but is stymied by the horrendously complicated bureaucracy of the railroad.

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  • Island Green Retail Park was formerly 11.25 acres of derelict buildings and land, formerly the old brewery and tannery buildings and railroad sidings.

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  • This vehicle has been restored to teak livery by Railroad Vehicle Preservations who also operate the TPO set.

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  • There was also the 1808 tramroad link to Newport which inspired the Stockton to Darlington railroad.

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  • The Arch has the shape of a canal bridge rather than a railroad or tramway bridge.

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