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Crewe

(kro͞o), town (1991 pop. 59,097), Cheshire East, W central England. It is an important railroad junction with large locomotive and car works, including Rolls-Royce motors.

Crewe

 

a city in Great Britain. Population, 51,300 (1971). Crewe is a major railway junction. It produces railroad equipment, locomotives, railroad cars, and automobiles.

Crewe

a town in NW England, in Cheshire: major railway junction. Pop.: 67 683 (2001)
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extension of Platform 5 at Crewe to 400 metres, to allow for the splitting and joining of HS2 services, which also opens opportunities to serve Stoke-on-Trent with HS2
This could give Crewe and the surrounding regions better access to conventional and HS2 rail services.
We've spoken to journalist Peter Morse of the Crewe Chronicle ahead of the game, and here's a lowdown on the visitors: Crewe play create How will they set up?
We started brightly, but failed to take advantage of that and Crewe came back into it.
Veteran goalkeeper Steve Phillips, the 35-year-old former Bristol City player, saved from Tommy O'Sullivan's low free-kick and Crewe stayed in control.
It is still very tight down there and Crewe are in amongst that and will be fighting for their lives.
Over the years, players such as Dean Ashton, Rob Jones, Seth Johnson, Danny Murphy and David Vaughan have all become full internationals since leaving the Crewe academy.
The map appears to show the HS2 route passing through Crewe station.
They know that if they don't give 100 per cent to the cause for Crewe I won't accept it and I have told them there are going to be some changes.
And Powell showed why Sir Alex Ferguson is ready to splash around pounds 4million on him with a stunning strike to put Crewe on their way to promotion back to League One.
Crewe was the top winner in the Massachusetts Lottery's $10 Million Raffle drawing on New Year's Day and was driving into lottery headquarters in Braintree to claim her $7 million prize.
Mottley Crewe was withdrawn by the stewards for bursting out of stall two in the nine-runner handicap, although the other stalls then opened as starter Steven Avis was pushing the button at the same time.