carriageway

(redirected from carriageways)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Words related to carriageway

one of the two sides of a motorway where traffic travels in one direction only usually in two or three lanes

References in periodicals archive ?
Two vehicles were involved in the accident, on the carriageway heading from the city at 11.
Drivers are also being advised that much of the work will be taking place under the motorway carriageway, often out of sight.
On Saturday 5 December, both the eastbound and westbound carriageways will be closed overnight as the traffic management is moved over to the westbound carriageway.
When complete these works will prolong the life of the carriageway and the railway bridge and avoid the need for future weight or traffic restrictions on the A19.
One lane of the westbound carriageway at Rhuallt Hill, Flintshire, will remain closed until essential repairs are completed - with long queues expected, particularly around rush hour.
Lindley Moor Road (A643) - Both carriageways - From a point 6 metres north east of the north-eastern kerbline of Kew Hill in a north-easterly then easterly direction for the remainder of the street (intersection with the outer circulatory carriageway of the Ainley Top Roundabout).
The bold bovines had hoofed it onto the embankment at the northbound carriageway at junction 12 near Gaydon at 7pm on Wednesday, when motorists started calling police.
Taking the UK as a whole, the report also found that: | Travel on single carriageways is three times more risky than on dual carriageways; | 21% of fatal crashes and serious crashes on non-urban A-roads involve pedestrians or cyclists, with 10% being head-ons and 8% shunts; | In the past five years Britain suffered serious crash costs of PS1.
Firefighters were called to the A19 southbound carriageway, near the A684 junction at Ellerbeck, shortly before midday yesterday.
The busy carriageway between Townsend Avenue, Clubmoor, and East Prescot Road, Knotty Ash, will be repaired in phases.
There will be speed cameras on the A55 eastbound and westbound carriageways and a 40mph limit through the works.
I WAS interested to read (Mail, July 3) that a high proportion of all traffic in the West Midlands is carried by purpose-built motorways and dual carriageways.
Firefighters and officers from the Highways Agency closed both the northbound and southbound carriageways between Junctions 16 and 15 to tackle the blaze shortly after 4.
60 mph applies to all undivided carriageways unless otherwise indicated.
Work to reduce congestion and improve journey times continues this week with narrow lanes, a contraflow and a 50mph speed limit in place on both carriageways between junctions 2 and 4a, with a free recovery service operating 24 hours a day until the end of 2016.