classification yard

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classification yard

[‚klas·ə·fə′kā·shən ‚yärd]
(civil engineering)
A railroad yard for separating trains according to car destination.
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A NEW link road to serve a 1,700-home development will go ahead despite concerns about its impact on a historic train yard.
The area was about 10 or 12 blocks from our house, and everyone in the neighborhood called it the train yard because the Chicago Northwestern commuter trains were parked there overnight after they completed their daily runs to and from the city.
The entire system will span 10 kilometers with a train yard, maintenance depot, and central command center at ground level.
Fairfield will play its second straight home game next week and will face a tough task when Chester comes to the Train Yard. Chester lost in overtime to Eldorado in its season opener.
For more than two months, a train hauling more than 200 cargo containers full of human waste from New York and New Jersey sat idly in the town's train yard, stinking up the place.
from a train yard. A chain link fence curling off its posts
To support the expansion, the train yard, including utilities, tracks and systems, will also be rearranged.
One of the country's largest freight railroad operators is requesting permission from the federal government to adjust its operations in Texas because of violence on the Mexican side of the border, including the fatal shooting in May of a train yard worker in Ciudad Juarez.
CUTLINE: The Worcester Police Department is leading the investigation into the death of a motorcyclist who fell from his bike and slid under a stationary train car in a train yard in Worcester's Quinsigamond Village.
A high concrete wall around the train yard seemed to have stopped debris hitting nearby houses.
and 11:40 p.m., most likely in the north Whiteaker area between the Willamette River and the train yard, police spokeswoman Kerry Delf said.
Each set includes the Rescue Station Playset, the Work and Play Engine Shed, the Train Yard Set and the Thomas 3D Carry Case.