scenic railway


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scenic railway

n
1. (Railways) a miniature railway used for amusement in a park, zoo, etc
2. (Railways) a roller coaster

sce′nic rail′way


n.
a miniature railroad for carrying passengers on a tour of an amusement park, resort, etc.
[1890–95]
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Noun1.scenic railway - small railway in an amusement parkscenic railway - small railway in an amusement park  
railroad, railroad line, railway, railway line, railway system - line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a system of transportation for trains that pull passengers or freight
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There's a scenic railway, a water toboggan slide, a concert band, a theatre, wild animals, moving pictures, and so forth and so forth.
On the right tracks Ahead of the release of Kenneth Branagh's star-studded new adaptation of Agatha Christie's classic Murder on the Orient Express in UK cinemas on November 3, here are some of the most scenic railway journeys through Scotland.
Through these projects, 15 locomotives will be overhauled to ensure continued reliability of the Inlander, Westlander, Spirit of the Outback and Kuranda Scenic Railway services, which connect communities right across Queensland.
Dr Beeching tried to shut down Britain's most scenic railway but ramblers are walking to keep it open.
Just mention the name Barry Island and memories of The Ghost Train, the Laughing Policeman, the Scenic Railway, donkey rides and the What The Butler Saw machines all come flashing back.
Nestling amid the scenic mountains at the gorgeous northern end of the lake is the resort of Lovere, from where you will travel by boat and scenic railway to visit the UNESCO-listed Val Camonica area.
Or take a tour on the unique scenic railway, play golf and soak up the vibes at the annual Music Festival.
Travel by vintage steam train over two scenic railway routes, the dramatic West Coast Main Line over Shap and the scenic Cumbrian Coast with cliff edge views across the Irish Sea and over Morecambe Bay.
near Peebles Traquair House, near Innerleithen All aboard the Borders Railway Explore the delights of the Scottish Borders along the Borders Railway, one of Scotland's Great Scenic Railway Journeys.
Its history began when The Scenic Railway, which towered over Barry Island for more than 30 years, was knocked down in 1973.
Squeals of joy and fright echoed around the park from the dodgems, and carousel and especially its centrepiece timber-framed roller coaster, the Scenic Railway.