The needle of the speed-indicator flicked and wagged to and fro; the cinders rattled on the roof, and a whirl of dust sucked after the whirling wheels, The crew of the combination sat on their bunks, panting in their shirt- sleeves, and Cheyne found himself among them shouting old, old stories of the railroad that every trainman
knows, above the roar of the car.
When I saw the conductor examining the feet of the man in question, I said to myself, "That will settle it;" and so it did, for the trainman
promptly decided that the passenger was a Negro, and let him remain where he was.
Earlier, Jackson has worked for MTA Long Island Rail Road as a conductor and trainman
, and later in management positions; the Chicago Transit Authority as a general manager; Connex of Canada (now Veolia) as general manager and chief operating officer; the Macon Transportation Authority in Georgia as general manager and chief executive officer; and the city of Greenville, S.
I remember numerous incidents from my days as a trainman
on the London Underground during the Seventies and early Eighties.
TO your correspondent who asked if the same punishment applied to a Metro trainman
as it does to a car driver who crosses the crossing against the red flashing lights, the answer is that his/her question is a nonsense because, unlike a motor vehicle, the Metro train cannot move independently through the crossing.
67) Despite setbacks such as a jury ruling in favour of Seaboard against the Train Porters' Association in a case brought on behalf of trainman
Larry Krupa, head-end trainman
, uncoupled the front of the train from the derailed cars--by hand.
Reading through the Federal Railroad Administration's yearly accident report one time, I saw that no matter how much experience a trainman
had, it was easy to fall off or get hit by moving equipment unawares.
Duffy is 55, a former trainman
of Wolverhimpton Labour Party, and the election is a straight contest between him sell and Mr.
The lead plaintiff, Jackie Fitzgerald of La Grande, is an Air Force and gulf war veteran who has worked as a Union Pacific trainman
Most of those workers were unskilled laborers, but African Americans were also well represented in semiskilled positions, such as fireman and trainman
, particularly in the South.
Earlier, we briefly revisited the mysterious Frenchman (Lambert Wilson) and his bosomy sidekick Persephone (Monica Bellucci), and made the acquaintance of the gungy Trainman