Some articles on trains, trains designed, train:
... In 1906, an average of 143 trains and 7,436 cars, carrying 223,080 tons of freight, passed through Lima every 24 hours ... In addition, 49 steam and 28 electric trains landed passengers in Lima daily ... For years, Lima was a crossroads for famous passenger trains including the Commercial Traveler, the Clover Leaf and the Erie Limited ...
... Wealdstone is used by London Overground trains designed for 750 V third rail and Bakerloo Line trains designed for 630 V third and fourth rail ... systems meet—merely a gap longer than one coach of a Bakerloo Line train at the entry to (and exit from) the Bakerloo Line section, which operates with a nominal -210 V on the ... There is no bridging of these incompatible systems as trains pass from one to the other since, like all UK electric trains intended to run extensively in tunnels, there is no continuity ...
Famous quotes containing the words designed and/or trains:
“... in the movies Paris is designed as a backdrop for only three thingslove, fashion shows, and revolution.”
—Jeanine Basinger (b. 1936)
“Conventions, at the present moment, are really menaced. The most striking sign of this is that people are now making unconventionality a social virtue, instead of an unsocial vice. The switches have been opened, and the laden trains must take their chance of a destination.”
—Katharine Fullerton Gerould (18791944)