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  • 1 Rails with trails — (RWT) are a small subset of rail trails in which a railway right of way remains in use by trains yet also has a parallel recreational trail. Hundreds of kilometers of RWTs exist in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Western Australia. United… …

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  • 2 Rails-to-Trails Conservancy — (RTC) is an American nonprofit organization working with communities to preserve unused rail corridors by transforming them into rail trails within the United States of America. The mission of RTC is to create a nationwide network of trails from… …

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  • 3 rails-to-trails — «RAYLZ tu TRAYLZ», adjective. of or relating to the conversion of abandoned railroad lines into recreational trails: »Like other so called rails to trails projects…this one has sent property owners onto the warpath (Wall Street Journal) …

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  • 4 rails — n. powdered cocaine arranged into lines. (Drugs.) □ Max makes the rails too essy. □ Bart put the rails on something smooth …

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  • 5 Overhead lines — This article is about the transmission of electrical power to road and rail vehicles. For transmission of bulk electrical power to general consumers, see Electric power transmission. For powerlines mounted on pylons, see overhead power line.… …

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  • 6 Bavarian branch lines — comprised nearly half the total railway network in Bavaria, a state in the southeastern Germany that was a kingdom in the days of the German Empire. The construction era for branch lines lasted from 1872, when the first route, from Siegelsdorf to …

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  • 7 Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines — System map (former Pennsylvania lines in red, former Reading lines in purple) Locale Camden, New Jersey, Winslow Junction, New Jersey to Atlantic City, New Jersey …

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  • 8 Pennsylvania-Reading Seashore Lines — Le Pennsylvania Reading Seashore Lines (sigle AAR: PRSL) était un chemin de fer américain de classe I en opération dans le sud du New Jersey au XXe siècle. C était une joint venture du Pennsylvania Railroad (PRR) et de la Reading Company… …

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  • 9 Chicago Surface Lines — Dates of operation 1913–1947 Successor Chicago Transit Authority The Chicago Surface Lines (CSL) was operator of the street railway system of Chicago, Illinois, from the years 1913 to 1947. The firm is a predecessor of today s publicly owned… …

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  • 10 Difference between train and tram rails — A railroad or railway is a track where the vehicle travels over two parallel steel bars, called rails. The rails support and guide the wheels of the vehicles, which are traditionally either trains and trams. Modern light rail is a relatively new… …

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  • 11 Blue and Green Lines (Cleveland) —      67 Blue: Van Aken        67A Green: Shaker A two car train passes through Shaker Square …

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  • 12 Narrow gauge lines of the Victorian Railways — NA class locomotive, preserved on the Puffing Billy Railway in the original green livery used by the Victorian Railways until 1903. Photographed at Gembrook in 2006. The former Victorian Railways, the state railway authority in Victoria,… …

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  • 13 Hammersmith tube station (Piccadilly and District Lines) — Hammersmith tube station is a London Underground station in Hammersmith. It is on the District Line line between Barons Court and Ravenscourt Park, and on the Piccadilly Line between Barons Court and Turnham Green. The station is in Travelcard… …

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  • 14 Lea Valley Lines — A National Express branded class 317 at Edmonton Green. Overview Type Commuter rail, Suburban rail …

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  • 15 Tube Lines — Tube lines.png Logo de Tube Lines Création 31 décembre 2002 Disparition 7 mai 2010 Personnages clés …

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  • 16 Junction rails — Junction Junc tion, n. [L. junctio, fr. jungere, junctum, to join: cf. F. jonction. See {Join}.] [1913 Webster] 1. The act of joining, or the state of being joined; union; combination; coalition; as, the junction of two armies or detachments; the …

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  • 17 Quarter rails — Quarter Quar ter (kw[aum]r t[ e]r), n. [F. quartier, L. quartarius a fourth part, fr. quartus the fourth. See {Quart}.] 1. One of four equal parts into which anything is divided, or is regarded as divided; a fourth part or portion; as, a quarter… …

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  • 18 Timber railway lines of Western Australia — The network of railway lines in Western Australia associated with the timber and firewood industries is as old as the mainline railway system of the former Western Australian Government Railways system. The timber industry relied predominantly… …

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  • 19 List of Tamiya product lines — Over the years, the Tamiya Corporation has created a huge number of notable product lines, a large of these has since become collectable in its own right. Radio controlled vehiclesCars (1/12 scale)*The first radio controlled car to be released by …

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  • 20 Permanent way — The permanent way means the physical elements of the railway line itself: generally the pairs of rails typically laid on sleepers embedded in ballast, intended to carry the ordinary trains of a railway. This page describes British practice and… …

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