goods yard


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goods yard

n (Brit) → scalo m merci inv
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After a fruitless struggle to get aboard a North-Western train at Chalk Farm--the engines of the trains that had loaded in the goods yard there PLOUGHED through shrieking people, and a dozen stalwart men fought to keep the crowd from crushing the driver against his furnace--my brother emerged upon the Chalk Farm road, dodged across through a hurrying swarm of vehicles, and had the luck to be foremost in the sack of a cycle shop.
Bert was a Southerner; he had never been north of the Midland counties, and the multitude of factories and chimneys--the latter for the most part obsolete and smokeless now, superseded by huge electric generating stations that consumed their own reek--old railway viaducts, mono-rail net-works and goods yards, and the vast areas of dingy homes and narrow streets, spreading aimlessly, struck him as though Camberwell and Rotherhithe had run to seed.
Six spectacular operational layouts will be on show in a variety of gauges, including ones depicting Hebden Bridge station, its goods yard and approaches.
I HOPE I can reply to Les May's letter the other night about the goods yard in Newcastle.
The agreement, to manage the neighbouring seven-acre Middlesbrough Goods Yard, comes as the family-run Teesside firm has completed work on its PS12.
The deal, to manage the neighbouring seven-acre Middlesbrough Goods Yard, comes as the Teesside firm has completed work on its PS12.
Railway officials provided a short goods train hauled by a steam engine to carry the chains to the Goods Yard where they were loaded onto a truck for the journey to the workshop.
A CHANCE meeting on the platform at Coventry railway station sparked a reunion of former work colleagues at the station's goods yard in the 1970s.
It has been installed at Kings Cross Central, the redeveloped former goods yard in London.
The festival will be held on June 12 at the former Western Welsh bus depot in Broad Street, Barry, and at the festival site on the former Barry Railway Goods Yard in Hood Road.
The plan is for increased parking on the old goods yard next to platform two.
in 2008 to investigate alternatives for the development of the derelict Bishopsgate Goods Yard in East London.