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The bridge has a roadway of 30 ft.
The roadway was gravel, but well maintained on a year-round basis.
Returning to their vehicle, they cautiously left the roadway on the newly discovered track.
The track was long and ran straight to the edge of the roadway, and then into nothingness.
The roadway is 52 ft.Advertisement
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 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.
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.
The roadway is of pine blocks dowelled.
From what he could see from the roadway bridge the upper path was empty.Advertisement
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.
In all countries there are legal regulations fixing the minimum span and height of such bridges and the width of roadway to be provided.
By 1863 a great embankment and a roadway were completed along the river, which may rise as much as 50 ft.
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.
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.Advertisement
A dam between East Cambridge and Boston, traversed by a roadway 150 ft.
It no longer forms an entrance to the park, as in 1908 a corner of the park was cut off and a roadway was formed to give additional accommodation for the heavy traffic between Oxford Street, Edgware Road and Park Lane.
The franchise, roadway, roadbed, rails and rolling stock of railways in more than one county are assessed at their full value by the state board of equalization.
The width between parapets is now 65 ft., giving a roadway of 35 ft.
There are four cables which carry a promenade, a roadway and an electric railway.Advertisement
The arches carry a double railway track and above this a roadway 54 ft.
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.
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.
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.Advertisement
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.
It covers the sides of a long hill, its main avenue being a winding roadway leading to a small palace.
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.
A later bridge, the Manhattan, is designed to carry four railway tracks and four tramway lines, with a wide roadway and footpaths, supported by cables 214 in.Advertisement
There are an upper and a lower roadway, 164 ft.
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.
This roadway seems to have been older at least than A.D.
The collection of well-defined sites was tastefully arranged around a circular loop with about thirty camp sites on both the inside and outside of the narrow roadway.Advertisement
The road darkened as he entered the trees and he turned on his headlamps, trying to avoid the rocks and boulders that littered the roadway.
This space is filled with a flooring of reinforced concrete, resting on the two arches, and carrying the central roadway.
The main girders rest on the revolving platform, and the ends of the bridge are circular arcs fitting the fixed roadway.
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.
The total length of the roadway is 1841 ft.Advertisement
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 streets are narrow and paved in steps, while often the roadway runs along the roof of the house in the tier below.
All that we know about this river (which is called the Ragh or Sadda) is that towards its junction with the Oxus it cuts through successive mountain ridges, which renders its course impracticable as a roadway.
William, now occupied by the roadway.
A minimum thickness must safety be adopted to give substance to the upper part; and where the dam is not used as a weir it must necessarily rise several feet above the water, and may in either event have to carry a roadway.Advertisement
One such instrument was placed below the roadway upon each main supplying a population of generally between 000 and 2000 persons.
Before his mind had a chance to act, two yellow beams of a headlight broke around the curve of the roadway a half-mile below him and began a slow climb to where he stood.
The climbing area was a short distance, off the main highway, just as the roadway began to ascend into the mountains.
After the trail bent toward the cliff, Dean could see down the gorge, all the way to the roadway bridge where ghost-like spectators continued to mill about in the whirl of falling snow.
Nevertheless, being thus strangely compelled, the man descended and focused his camera on the snowy roadway.Advertisement
You are sure to have company from the local livestock grazing next to the roadway.
Note the relatively slender piers and rounded cutwaters, evidence of French influence on bridge design, as is the level roadway.
Come along and see the changing rooms, the warm-up area, the underground roadway and the players ' tunnel.
More than 5km of temporary roadway is laid down in the park.
The restored original arch is below the narrow roadway.
A UXB pierced the concrete roadway of the South Dock, 60 ' from the NW corner of the Hendon Dock.
The long houses were often in pairs facing each other across a cobbled roadway.
This was the last train that ever crossed that fatal roadway.
He drove around searching and suddenly spotted something blocking the roadway ahead.
The space alongside the walls has been filled and concrete retaining walls were being constructed to carry the roadway toward the bridge.
The property can be found behind a gate just where this raised roadway meets the High Street on the left hand side.
After a while, Teal'c held up his hand, and the Lieutenant left the roadway as the rest halted.
One main access roadway enters the reserve from the Water Executive facilities around the filter house.
The design and build repair program included inspection of the deck steelwork in addition to waterproofing and resurfacing the roadway.
Near the Shatt al-Arab waterway, in low-lying, marshy areas, oily slicks of water are visible from the roadway.
It has original jurisdiction in cases of habeas corpus, mandamus and prohibition, and appellate jurisdiction in cases involving a greater amount than one hundred dollars; concerning title or boundary of lands, probate of wills; the appointment or qualification of personal representatives, guardians, curators, committees, &c.; concerning a mill, roadway, ferry or landing; the right of a corporation or county to levy tolls or taxes; in cases of quo warranto, habeas corpus, mandamus, certiorari and prohibition, and all others involving freedom or the constitutionalit y of a law; in criminal cases where there has been a conviction for felony or misdemeanour in a circuit, criminal or intermediate court; and in cases relating to the public revenues.
The width of the roadway is only 1 i ft.
The best railways of the United States and Canada have, indeed; been greatly improved, and their main lines approach the high standards of safety which prevail in Great Britain, both as regards maintenance and care of roadway and vehicles (as a preventive of derailments) and the use of the block system (as a preventive of collisions); but when the inquirer looks at America as a whole - the total length of lines in the United States being over 230,000 m., ten times the total of the United Kingdom - he is considering a figure which includes an enormous mileage of railway lying in thinly settled regions where the high standards of safety maintained on the best railways have scarcely been thought of.
Continue up this lane past the community center then turn down the small unmade roadway on the left hand side.
She had been approached by Mr John to put up £ 10,000 to construct a roadway in front of her property.
Travel demand, which generates the traffic volumes on the roadway network.
Two halves of an arched girder roadway support, bolted together with fishplates.
German codes were changed in the 1980s, omitting limitations on tensile stresses in concrete roadway decks under service conditions.
Something else that can happen is they can be hit by debris that may be on the roadway.
Shady spots on the roadway may be home to black ice, which a driver may not be aware of until his or her car starts to skid on it.
Before you head out onto the roadway, check the weather report to make sure it is safe to travel.
The first rain of the season is particularly dangerous because the vehicle oils on the roadway come to the surface making the roadway slicker than usual.
In a heavy downpour, do not attempt to drive through streams or deep water running over the roadway.
A recreational vehicle cannot be in the roadway or off the pavement.
If there is new construction occurring, the appraiser needs to provide proposed roadway construction to ensure it meets requirements.
These cables suspend the Bridge's roadway and help any/all weight travel evenly across the bridge.
The two towers of the Golden Gate Bridge are 746 feet or 227 meters tall, and they both rise exactly 500 feet above the roadway below, or 152 meters.
Some people who have studied the finding have suggested that the rocks resemble a man-made roadway that runs parallel to the coast.
Thinking he'd hit a deer, he glanced in his rear-view mirror to see if the animal was all right, but there was nothing in the roadway.
It's said that her ghost roams the roadway as she holds her head in her hands.
Learning how to drive a stick shift is a slow process and requires long stretches of deserted roadway.
It is a massive stone structure of nine arches, carrying a level roadway, and is considered one of the finest bridges of its kind in the world.
The roadway is 652 ft.
The girders weighing 2000 tons carry a double track for trains between the girders and on each side on cantilevers a trolley track, roadway and footway.
There is also a coal dock, and the port has railway and roadway connexion with Batavia.
Its length is 560 yds., and its roadway is 7 yds.
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.