Railway-line sentence examples

  • Here the road joins the railway line through the tunnel, which is 124 m.

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  • Only less important and only less early to be established in Vermont was the quarrying of granite, which began in 1812, but which has been developed chiefly since 1880, largely by means of the building of "granite railroads" which connect each quarry with a main railway line - a means of transportation as important as the logging railways of the Western states and of Canada.

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  • Besides a railway line that joins the MontreuxBernese Oberland line at Chamby (5 m.

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  • A railway line across North America was first completed in 1869, when the Union Pacific, building from the Missouri river at Omaha (1400 m.

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  • For a short time he worked for his father in the hardware business; in1852-1856he worked as a surveyor in preparing maps of Ulster, Albany and Delaware counties in New York, of Lake and Geauga counties in Ohio, and of Oakland county in Michigan, and of a projected railway line between Newburgh and Syracuse, N.Y.

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  • The town is hemmed in on the east by the railway line from Lyons to Marseilles, on the south by the Canal de Craponne.

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  • A railway line to connect the North Caucasian line (Rostov to Petrovsk) with the Transcaucasian line (Batum to Baku) has been built along the Caspian shore from Petrovsk, through the "gate" or pass of Derbent, to Baku.

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  • of the town the Bied plunged into a deep chasm, on the steep rock face of which were formerly the subterranean mills of the Col des Roches, situated one above another; but the stream is now diverted by the above-mentioned tunnel, while another serves the railway line from Le Locle to Morteau in France (8 m.).

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  • of the city of Rio de Janeiro, with which it is connected by a combined railway and steamship line, and also by a longer railway line.

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  • This has the disadvantage that while the Serbs are stronger than any other single race in the two towns, their cession involved the loss of many purely Rumanian villages by Rumania, and also her loss of the important railway line connecting Temesvar southward with the Danube.

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  • The fast-growing activity of the port of Trieste and the new and shorter railway line constructed between it and Vienna also contribute to the same effect.

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  • It is traversed by an important railway line from Mollendo (Islay) to Puno, on Lake Titicaca, 325 m.

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  • Terni lies on the main railway line from Rome to Foligno and Ancona, and is the junction for Rieti and Sulmona.

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  • Besides the great railway line over the Brenner, there are other lines from Botzen past Meran to Mals, from Franzensfeste up the Pusterthal to Lienz in the Drave valley, and from Innsbruck, by a tunnel beneath the Arlberg Pass to the Vorarlberg and the Rhine valley.

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  • from the Bulgarian frontier at Tsaribrod, on the railway line between Nish and Sofia.

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  • The majority of the inhabitants live in the eastern part of the country; the arid regions west of the main railway line containing a scanty pastoral population and no towns of any size.

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  • of Bloemfontein on the same railway line.

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  • Except that the Great Northern railway line from Belfast to the south and west runs for a short distance close to the southern boundary of the county, with a branch from Lisburn to the town of Antrim, the principal lines of communication are those of the Northern Counties system, under the control of the Midland railway of England.

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  • The principal cities of the state are Alagoinhas and Born Fim (formerly Villa Nova da Rainha) on the main railway line running N.

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  • It is connected by railway with Zaza del Medio, on the main railway line of the island, and with its port, Tunas de Zaza, 30 m.

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  • Appleton was one of the first cities in the United States to have an electric street railway line in operation; and electric street railways now traverse the entire Fox river valley as far as Fond du Lac on the south and Green Bay on the north.

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  • During all this portion of its course the Rhone is not navigable, but a railway line runs along it from Brieg in about 72 m.

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  • Brescia is situated on the main railway line between Milan and Verona, and has branch railways to Iseo, Parma, Cremona and (via Rovato) to Bergamo, and steam tramways to Mantua, Soncino, Ponte Toscolano and Cardone Valtrompia.

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  • (by which the St Gotthard railway line is joined at Biasca, the route lying entirely through Swiss territory) the Spli gen road (constructed in 1823) mounts south to the pass (6946 ft.), which forms the political frontier.

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  • Bahia Blanca dates from 1828, when a fort and trading post were located here, but its development as a commercial centre began only in 1885, when its first railway line was opened.

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  • A railway line connected with the South-Eastern and Chatham system runs to its head, and in July 1903 it was brought into use for the embarcation of passengers by transatlantic liners.

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  • The length of the main railway line is 53/4 m., that of the branches 23/4.

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  • on the railway line which crossed the fault."

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  • Empoli is on the main railway line from Florence to Pisa, and is the point of divergence of a line to Siena.

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  • 21 1859, at Halesworth, Suffolk, where his father was engaged as a sub-contractor on the railway line between Ipswich and Yarmouth.

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  • Between 1848 and 1854 a railway line (the first in any sense to cross the Alps) was constructed, but passes 282 ft.

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  • The first railway line in Hungary was that from Pressburg to Tyrnau through the valley of the Waag.

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  • Archangel communicates with the interior of Russia by river and canal, and has a railway line (522 m.) to Yaroslavl.

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