trunk route


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Synonyms for trunk route

line that is the main route on a railway

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Present line capacity utilisation of the section on trunk route is 106 percent which is likely to increase to 154 percent in next four years.
PART of the A9 trunk route was closed yesterday after a crane crashed on to a nearby railway.
The road will run from Scotswood Bridge to the A69 West Road and the A696 trunk route to Jedburgh.
A BUSY trunk route was closed for nearly six hours following a crash at the weekend which also caused a brief power cut to many homes in the area.
Drivers face major disruption as the "road closed" signs go up on the region's main trunk route.
5 years ago GRIDLOCK gripped Teesside's busiest trunk route as a spate of smashes signalled winter's return in the early hours.
THERE were urgent calls last night for a third lane on a vital North Wales trunk route to ease traffic congestion.
The main northbound A470 trunk route out of the Welsh capital was also blocked by deep floodwater for a time.
Following the incident, the Ambala-Amritsar rail link was closed for several hours, which in turn led to delay and diversion of many trains plying along this trunk route.
Tynedale occupies the western part of Northumberland and straddles the A69 trunk route between Newcastle and Carlisle.
Mr Darling's Junior Minister for Roads, Stephen Ladyman, released figures for personal injury accidents on the trunk route, to Hartlepool MP, Ian Wright.
Almost half of the Leeds-based chain's shops are within three minutes' drive of a major trunk route or motorway junction..
One site has already been connected up to a main trunk route via a pounds 12m link road.