Viaduct sentence example
An internal viaduct of lattice girders carries a double line of rails.
The South-Eastern & Chatham railway has four terminal stations, all on or close to the north bank of the river - Victoria, Charing Cross,' Holborn Viaduct and Cannon Street (City).
There are two piers, and a railway viaduct of eleven arches crosses the harbour.
It then bears successively the names of Oxford Street, New Oxford Street and High Holborn; enters the City, becomes known as Holborn Viaduct from the fact that it is there carried over other streets which lie at a lower level, and then as Newgate Street and Cheapside.
Riga consists of four parts - the old town and the St Petersburg and Moscow suburbs on the right bank of the Dvina, and the Mitau suburb on the left bank, the two sides being connected by a floating bridge, which is removed in winter, and by a viaduct, 820 ft.Advertisement
The river is crossed by a bridge for ordinary traffic, and by a fine railway viaduct.
Several bridges cross the stream, and a lofty railway viaduct bestrides the valley.
In fact, the Viaduct was not finally completed until July 1833, when the top copings were installed.
The railroad viaduct at Paddock Foot can be seen in the distance.
The Nith is crossed by three bridges and the railway viaduct.Advertisement
Suakin stands on a coralline islet connected with the suburb of El-Kef on the mainland by a causeway and a viaduct.
Just below it is the new bridge erected in 1829 from designs by Robert Stevenson, and below this again the railway viaduct.
Boulogne occupies the summit and slopes of a ridge of hills skirting the right bank of the Liane; the industrial quarter of Capecure extends along the opposite bank, and is reached by two bridges, while the river is also crossed by a double railway viaduct.
The whole of the viaduct was decked with 3 inch timber planking with large timber balks running longitudinally under the rails.
This viaduct is the highest on the line at 135 feet above the valley bottom.Advertisement
Just beyond the quarries the railroad crossed the deep wooded ravine of the Ham Woods Valley by an impressive viaduct.
The viaduct itself is a unique example of a warren truss supported on wrought iron trestles.
A Hornby Schools class loco crosses the viaduct over the canal.
Features include a viaduct, a short branch to a quarry and a small village.
You will see a railroad viaduct which the road goes under.Advertisement
This village, which is situated under a disused viaduct, is a true gem.
Just past the lock the railroad line crosses the canal on an arched viaduct.
It swings northeast, along the Almond valley, giving views of the magnificent canal viaduct ahead.
The building of Southwark station was governed by the Victorian main line railroad viaduct directly above.
Plimsoll viaduct journey sound quiet round here Relieving cramp how large the day is.Advertisement
The concrete road bridge replaced the original four arch viaduct that crossed the cutting.
Train runs over raised brick viaduct over the Thames with great views of Windsor Castle.
A view from the south west, showing the profile of the rail viaduct which matches almost exactly the original bridge.
Ironically, the Kenyon Cutting, east of the Newton Viaduct, yielded 750,000 cubic yards of material.
The site of the first is covered by the fine red brick buildings of the Prudential Assurance Company, Holborn Viaduct.Advertisement
Thus, clock-makers and metal-workers are congregated in Finsbury, especially Clerkenwell and in Islington; Hatton Garden, near Holborn Viaduct, is a centre for diamond merchants; cabinet-making is carried on in Bethnal Green, Shoreditch and the vicinity; and large numbers in the East End are employed in the match industry.
The danger of the attack from landward had been removed by the destruction of the viaduct.
I remember leaving a GCR trespass notice near one of the abutments of Horns Bridge viaduct as it was too common to bother with !
The two London Plane trees are located at the north side of the space, linked with the other tress planted on Holburn Viaduct.
There was quite a spectacular wooden viaduct constructed across the face of a near vertical waterslide, that I was n't able to photograph.Advertisement
A " bridge " of far greater significance is the viaduct built to carry Isambard Kingdom Brunel 's Great Western Railroad across the town.
A wooden railroad viaduct used to reach out to the wharf.
Coronation Street is set in a fictional town (as most soaps are) and focuses on the lives and goings on of the families that reside in the Coronation street neighborhood which includes Viaduct, Victoria and Rosamund streets.
The church of St Andrew, the parish of which extends into the City, stands near Holborn Viaduct.
Two great railway bridges across the Missouri, many smaller bridges across the Kansas, and a great interstate toll viaduct extending from bluff to bluff across the valley of the latter river, lie within the metropolitan area of the two cities.Advertisement
The other, the Royal Border Bridge, situated a quarter of a mile up the river, is a magnificent railway viaduct, 126 ft.
A similar station in England was opened in the basement of a house in Holborn Viaduct, London, in March 1882.
Warrnambool has a fine port with a viaduct and breakwater pier 2400 ft.
It has a station also on the Caledonian railway company's branch line from Kirtlebridge to Brayton (Cumberland), which crosses the Solway Firth at Seafield by a viaduct, 13 m.
The river is here spanned by the Chicago Great Western railway steel bridge, or viaduct, one of the longest in the country.Advertisement
In the neighbourhood also a great railway viaduct spans the Dinting valley with sixteen arches.
Sometimes also a viaduct consisting of a series of arches is preferred to an embankment when the line has to be taken over a piece of fiat alluvial plain, or when it is desired to economize space and to carry the line at a sufficient height to clear the streets, as in the case of various railways entering London and other large towns.
The name of Holborn was formerly derived from Old Bourne, a tributary of the Fleet, the valley of which is clearly seen where Holborn Viaduct crosses Farringdon Street.
The fall and rise of the road across the valley before the construction of the viaduct (1869) was abrupt and inconvenient.
In earlier times a bridge here crossed the Fleet, leading from Newgate, while a quarter of a mile west of the viaduct is the site of Holborn Bars, at the entrance to the City, where tolls were levied.Advertisement
The iron tubular bridge which carries the line over the Nepean is the best of its kind in the colony, while the viaduct over Knapsack Gulley is the most remarkable erection of its kind in Australia.
The slope of Farringdon Road, where crossed by Holborn Viaduct, and of New Bridge Street, Blackfriars, marks its course exactly, and that of Fleet Street and Ludgate Hill its steep banks.
Ayr proper lies on the south bank of the river, which is crossed by three bridges, besides the railway viaduct - the Victoria Bridge (erected in 1898) and the famous "Twa Brigs" of Burns.
The breadth at the mouth is 32 m.; near the head, where the Solway viaduct of the Caledonian railway crosses the firth, it is nearly i 2 m.
To the west a lofty viaduct over the Suize carries the railway.
The Garabit viaduct carries the railway near St Flour, in the Cantal department, France, at 420 ft.
The total length of the viaduct is 1715 ft.
The Murrumbidgee is here spanned by a steel viaduct, the approaches of which are formed by heavy embankments.
The old town extends in a narrow line along the river Sheppey, while the newer town has for its main street a viaduct across the river valley.
On the left bank of the river are the Altstadt (old town) with four old suburbs and numerous new suburbs, and the Friedrichstadt (separated from the Altstadt by a long railway viaduct); on the right, the Neustadt (new town), Antonstadt, and the modern military suburb Alberstadt.
The viaduct had gone up, and the mole was secure from landward side.
Sandford (awarded the V.C.) in C3 had sighted the viaduct about half a mile off, and running into the iron piers at oi knots had jammed the vessel with its 52 tons of amatol hard and fast.
The river is crossed by St John's Bridge of nine arches, completed in 1772 from the designs of John Smeaton and widened a century later; by Victoria Bridge, a modern structure connecting South Street with Dundee Road; and farther south (at the end of Tay Street) by a footway alongside of the viaduct belonging to the Caledonian railway.