double crossover

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double crossover

[¦dəb·əl ′krȯs‚ō·vər]
(civil engineering)
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Wright's motto is "Anything Less Than Ownership is Unacceptable." But the landlocked Highland Community is bordered by an abandoned railroad switch yard to its south, a rail spur running up to Lafayette Avenue on its western side that includes the east side of McKoon Avenue in DeVeaux, and Hyde Park Boulevard forming its eastern border and separating it from the Town of Niagara's Beldon Center, where a few black lawn jockeys and some rebel flags are boldly displayed.
* Railroad switch tower on Oak Street, refurbished by local newspaper publisher Tom Phillips, presides over former rail yards, where "the Big Four" made stops in Pana many times each day.
Both rest on the same allegation: that Kopplin injured his elbow in an effort to operate a broken railroad switch while employed by Wisconsin Central.
The other hazard are the railroad switch points becoming clogged with ice and snow.
Sources said railroad switch malfunctioning seemed to be the cause of derailment.
We need to keep asking the man who clicked the railroad switch.
Meantime the installation of track and railroad switch was also being worked on.
Projects in the book include a warded lock with a key, a three-number combination lock, an antique lever lock with a key, a railroad switch lock with a key, an antique push key lever lock with a key, a push-button combination lock, a Chinese lock, a screw key lock, and a giant antique lever lock.
on the Keiyo Line as a railroad switch failed to function at a rail yard in Chiba City.
when some 30 workers were replacing a railroad switch at Toyosu Station on Tokyo Metro Co.'s Yurakucho Line.
Researchers at the Michigan State University, USA, put participants in a 3D setting and stationed each participant at a railroad switch where two sets of tracks veered off.
Between two warehouses a wild cherry tree sprouted beside a rusting railroad switch. The abandoned tracks became a nature preserve high above the chaos.

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