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 ... division was 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 ...
Albee Township, Michigan - Communities
... community in the township at Bishop and Alicia Roads at 43°16′15″N 84°01′57″W / 43.27083°N 84.0325°W / 43.27083 -84.0325 (Alicia ... McDonough Corners, or Mc Donagh, is a location in the township at Fergus and Bishop Roads at 43°15′22″N 84°01′55″W / 43.25611°N 84.03194°W / 43.25611 -84.03194 ... Charles Township at Burt and Gasper Roads ...
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 road density of 276 kilometers per 1000 ...
Gandhinagar - Proposed City Plan - Traffic System
... x 0.75 km.) of motor roads and another grid (1 km ... on each other so that each residential community is served by motor roads on the periphery and cycle ways within it ... with an easy gradient (1 in 50) at the intersection of cycle pedestrian ways and motor roads will enable the two systems to work almost independent of each ...
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 ...

Famous quotes containing the word roads:

    ... deeper
    and deeper into Imagination’s
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    followed the Zohar’s dusty
    shimmering roads ...
    Denise Levertov (b. 1923)

    Lift your eyes
    Where the roads dip and where the roads rise
    Seek only there
    Where the grey light meets the green air
    The hermit’s chapel, the pilgrim’s prayer.
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)

    Pioneers lay the roads for those who follow to walk on.
    Chinese proverb.