signal tower

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a building from which signals are sent to control the movements of railway trains

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And Lloyd's Signal Tower gets its name from insurer Lloyds of London which took the building over in 1883.
The Signal Tower, commissioned by the British Admiralty in 1805 and used by Lloyds of London to record shipping movements, is of historic importance to the Inishowen Peninsula.
The workers congregated in the signal tower in Cairo's Ramsis railway station while a delegation of three signalmen and three trade union members met ENR deputy manager Hany Hegab.
The Signal Tower is expected to be completed in 2015 and will be 987.
GUILDWOOD COMMUNITY Presbyterian Church, Toronto, has had protestors walking its front lawn thanks to a 20-year lease agreement with Bell Mobility that will see a 10-storey relay signal tower erected on the church's property.
The LU5 Series is a new addition to an extensive signal tower line.
Telecomms company, Sprint, is said to be close to agreeing a deal with signal tower company, Global Signal, for the sale of its mobile phone mast unit.
The 22-year-old was last seen close to a signal tower on Glen Head after she went walking along a stretch of coastline near Glencolmkille.
The Signal Tower Museum provides great local information on the town and its fishing industry.
2--color) Michael Lewis, 15, of Troop 586 works on a signal tower being built by Boy Scouts from the Antelope Valley during Scouting Awareness Day on Saturday.
Looking at Senior Cup's race and among his rivals will be Pat Dalton's Signal Tower with a 29.
Russian media said the plane struggled to gain altitude and then crashed into a signal tower, shattering into pieces.
There stands the signal tower where once the railway ran; Ain't no bells or whistles now, the silver steel's long gone.
The Signal Tower will be built near the business district's reigning landmark, the Grande Arche, which is lined up with the Arc de Triomphe at the top of Champs- Elysees Avenue and the obelisk at Place de la Concorde.
Hampton Hotels' Save-A-Landmark volunteers restore the last known maritime signal tower in America
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