railway yard

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Synonyms for railway yard

an area having a network of railway tracks and sidings for storage and maintenance of cars and engines

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According to the company, preparatory work and test pilings already began at the railway yard at the end of last year, and now, following the final confirmation of the project, the pace of construction at the site will accelerate.
The victim illegally entered the railway yard with another 19-year-old male who witnessed his buddy's electrocution and was not injured but could face trespassing charges, said Inspector Daniel Bagg, regional duty officer of the Brisbane Region.
Police officers in Porthmadog are investigating a recent attempted theft of from the Welsh Highland Railway yard at Minffordd near Penrhyndeudraeth.
During the meeting senate body showed resentment over long awaited project of construction of Railway yard in Gwadar and said that cost of this project has escalated to several times higher then its actual cost.
The firm is offering the ticket to ride to Glasgow Queen Street station from The Sidings in Swinton, near Easterhouse, built on a former railway yard.
The body of a man - who fell from a bridge in Birmingham on to the back of an open freight car - travelled nearly 120 miles before it was found in a railway yard in Wiltshire.
A TEENAGE boy who died instantly when hit by 25,000 volts at a railway yard was named yesterday.
Yesterday steam locos were arriving at the railway yard off Abbey Road.
PUNE: Rail traffic between Pune and south directions remained disrupted since morning, after two locomotives of the Central Railway were involved in a head-on collision yesterday morning at the Ghorpuri railway yard, which killed two engine drivers and a guard, while two other engine drivers were seriously injured and admitted to the Pune Railway hospital.
Whosoever saw it, could not help admiring the effort and skill that had gone into building a near perfect railway yard model.
THREE people have been arrested after an alleged theft at a railway yard in Cumbria.
The train cars will be towed to a railway yard in the city of Niigata and the target for completing the operation is Nov.
Built on 30 acres of the former Union Pacific railway yard, adjacent to the restored 1908 French Renaissance depot, The Gateway opened in November, 2001, and served as a center for celebration during the Olympic Winter Games.
The detonators were taken from three lorries at Bescot Railway Yard in Walsall, West Midlands.
And in 'Off The Beaten Track' - to be screened on BBC2 this Tuesday - the famous bearded son of Ulster recalls how he and his friend used to break into the railway yard on the York Road to fulfil a fantasy of being in charge of a train.