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carriageway

Brit the part of a road along which traffic passes in a single line moving in one direction only

carriageway (Brit.)

A road designed to carry vehicular as opposed to pedestrian traffic; specifically, the actual traffic lanes of such a road as distinct from median strips or shoulders.
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Work will only take place on one side of the carriageway at a time.
Fed-up residents living by the dual carriageway near Abergele said they were unable to go out in their gardens at busy times, and live with constant noise and fumes from the traffic.
Two lanes on the northbound carriageway remained closed until 9am when the second lane reopened as the incident was brought under control.
roads over the R-80 carriageway and 4 pedestrian underpasses below the R-80 highway.
To do this the A19 southbound carriageway will be closed between the A67 at Crathorne and the A174 Parkway junction overnight on Sunday between 8pm and 6am.
Green route Build a new carriageway to the west of the existing road.
On Tuesday night the carriageway between junction 25 and 26 will be reduced to a single lane for technology works from 10pm to 6am.
He was unanimously convicted at Mold Crown Court, and after the verdict Judge Rhys Rowlands told him he could not imagine anyone failing to realise they were entering a dual carriageway.
That length of the M8/A8 Edinburgh - Greenock Trunk Road, being the newly constructed westbound carriageway from a point directly over the centreline of the A752 Aikenhead Road, generally westwards to a point directly under the centreline of the circulatory carriageway at the east side of the Baillieston Interchange roundabout , a distance of 1.
Once the M6 carriageway re-opens, two lanes will be open with a 50mph speed limit in place.
Just last month two foreign nationals escaped jail when they appeared in court for driving a truck on the wrong carriageway of the same motorway.
Motorists travelling on the northbound carriageway of the A3 near Ripley spotted the lifeless victim at around 7.