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marshalling yard

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(Railways) railways a place or depot where railway wagons are shunted and made up into trains and where engines, carriages, etc, are kept when not in use
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Noun1.marshalling yard - a railway yard in which trains are assembled and goods are loadedmarshalling yard - a railway yard in which trains are assembled and goods are loaded
railway yard, railyard, yard - an area having a network of railway tracks and sidings for storage and maintenance of cars and engines
Translations

marshalling yard

[ˈmɑːʃəlɪŋˌjɑːd] N (Rail) → área f de clasificación

marshalling yard

, (US) marshaling yard

marshalling yard

[ˈmɑːʃlɪŋˌjɑːd] n (Brit) → scalo smistamento
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I am pleased to report that batches of line pipe for Greece continue to reach our marshalling yards in Thessaloniki and Kavala.
The marshalling yards, which would be used for storing and directing wagons and carriages, have been proposed for Washwood Heath in Birmingham.
Stockton and Middlesbrough Councils, through the Stockton- Middlesbrough Initiative - have approved the principle of developing the railway marshalling yards between Thornaby and Middlesbrough.
The derelict former Tees Marshalling Yards have been earmarked to be redeveloped through the Green Blue Heart scheme as homes for 10,000 people, schools and leisure facilities on 130 acres.
45pm an abandoned Mercedes van was destroyed at Lamesley Marshalling yards, in Gateshead.
Former marshalling yards, which were closed nearly 20 years ago will be reclaimed and landscaped to achieve a dramatic visual improvement and provide "new" land for public amenities such as walkways and cycleways.
Two entrances were required; a main pedestrian one from the Perth Road and car park access from the disused marshalling yards.
Switches are essentially used in stations and points systems in marshalling yards and elsewhere.
Developers will be able to size up thousands of acres around stations and marshalling yards at a special London conference this week.
Isuzu fleet vehicles will be auctioned online directly from marshalling yards, reducing our sales cycles from as long as 45 days to as short as a few days.
The Maze Park graylings probably originated on the adjacent rail marshalling yards, where they would have gone unnoticed, being inaccessible to the general public.