What are roads?

  • (noun): A partly sheltered anchorage.
    Synonyms: roadstead

Some articles on roads, road:

Oregon Department Of Transportation - Achievements
... By 1920 Oregon had 620 miles (998 km) of paved roads and 297.2 miles (478.3 km) of plank roads for a population of 783,389, and by 1932 the work that had been started on the Oregon Coast Highway (also known as U.S ... managing more than 7,000 miles (11,300 km) of state, market and country roads in Oregon, with nearly 5,000 miles (8,000 km) being hard surfaced ...
Gandhinagar - Proposed City Plan - Traffic System
... x 0.75 km.) of motor roads and another grid (1 km ... so that each residential community is served by motor roads on the periphery and cycle ways within it. 50) at the intersection of cycle pedestrian ways and motor roads will enable the two systems to work almost independent of each other ...
Yirgachefe (woreda) - Overview
... According to a 2004 report, Yirgachefe had 19 kilometers of asphalt roads, 56 kilometers of all-weather roads and 8 kilometers of dry-weather roads, for an average ...
Swaffham - Roads
... The east-west A47 Birmingham to Great Yarmouth road now avoids the town, using a northerly bypass opened in 1981 ... The A1065 Mildenhall to Fakenham road still passes through the centre of the town on its north-south route, intersecting with the A47 at a grade separated junction north of the ...

Famous quotes containing the word roads:

    Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—
    I took the one less traveled by,
    And that has made all the difference.
    Robert Frost (1874–1963)

    We joined long wagon trains moving south; we met hundreds of wagons going north; the roads east and west were crawling lines of families traveling under canvas, looking for work, for another foothold somewhere on the land.... The country was ruined, the whole world was ruined; nothing like this had ever happened before. There was no hope, but everyone felt the courage of despair.
    Rose Wilder Lane (1886–1968)

    Then the master said to the slave, Go out into the roads and lanes, and compel people to come in, so that my house may be filled.
    Bible: New Testament, Luke 14:23.