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worker in a railway yard

a laborer hired to do outdoor work (such as mowing lawns)

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He worked as a yardman for the railroad, in a sawmill and as a farmer.
Dilys - and her Gwynedd councillor husband Glyn - looked after Gethin while Llinos worked at Pwllheli accountants, Griffith, Williams and Co and Alan worked as a forklift driver and yardman for C L Jones, builders merchants, Mynytho.
But when our yardman went away to find a manager, the guys opened up the back of the van and lobbed the cow into the yard.
Only the hum of the lodge's generator and the distant buzz of an occasional motorboat disturbed the slap of the waves against the white sand that the yardman, Joe, had meticulously raked.
Won't be picking flowers for the vases as Mother hoped--they need a yardman.
He described a recent dream in which he had encountered a young Negro boy who was once his yardman.
My grandfather was a yardman and my grandmother was a maid," he says.
Bill Sutton whose late father Alf was yardman at the depot has sent in this picture of the hut taken during the heavy snows of 1947.
The firm's Yardman YM6018PS petrol-engine mower has a 46cm steel deck and is self-propelled with a lever height adjuster.
Despite all of Cosey's rumored lovers, his "pleasure in pleasing," there are few descriptions of pleasure in this text, except perhaps for Junior's trysts with Romen, the 16-year-old male Heed hires as yardman and errand boy.
In tight areas where signals could not be given within the engineer's view an extra yardman could be assigned to the crew when necessary.
RYMAN ta2 = acronym, harmony, juryman, masonry, paronym, yardman
Our plant supervisor has a cousin who is an experienced yardman and who has expressed interest in coming to work for us.
I was their driver, cook, yardman and even the walker of an unruly dalmatian.
Yardman and MTD Yard Machines are brands in MTD's line of models.