Goods Yard

Some articles on goods yard, goods, yard:

Willoughby Railway Station - History
... A goods yard to the south of the station was served by two sidings one passing through a brick-built engine shed and a loading dock, while the other served an ... bay and one controlling the crossing and goods yard movements ... The goods yard remained in its original position, but was provided with a goods shed and four sidings (two on either side of the line) one set was for ...
Llangefni Railway Station
... but it may have seen some use as a goods yard after its closure to passengers ... located on the Up (north) side of the track as was the small waggon shed and larger goods yard ... The goods yard was used mainly for cattle as Llangefni was (and still is) the island's market town ...
Devon And Somerset Railway - Stations - Filleigh
... A small goods yard and goods shed were at the west end of the station ... the original platform was replaced at the same time by one in the goods yard ... The goods yard was closed from 3 August 1964 and the signal box and loop likewise on 6 September 1964 ...
Longniddry Railway Station - History
... On the Up side, east of the station, was the goods yard containing a goods shed and three trailing sidings ... At the west end of the station the branch platform line continued as a 160 yard siding (headshunt) on the Down side, whilst further west was a short trailing siding on the Up side, known as Longniddry West. 1964 the Gullane branch closed to all traffic, followed by closure of Longniddry goods yard on 28 December 1964 and the Haddington branch on 30 March 1968 ...
Swanage Railway Station - History
... A single track goods shed provided facilities for general merchandise, and a turntable, coaling stage and single track locomotive shed were provided for use by the steam locomotives that operated the line ... handle the anticipated volumes of stone traffic, a four track goods yard was constructed ... One of the lines in the goods yard was extended as a tramway running in a narrow alley behind Station Road to a stone store near the waterfront ...

Famous quotes containing the words yard and/or goods:

    I’ve stayed in the front yard all my life.
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    Where it’s rough and untended and hungry weed grows.
    A girl gets sick of a rose.
    Gwendolyn Brooks (b. 1917)

    This avidity alone, of acquiring goods and possessions for ourselves and our nearest friends, is insatiable, perpetual, universal, and directly destructive of society.
    David Hume (1711–1776)