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dining car

a railway coach in which meals are served at tables
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'The fire erupted in the 32-down Jinnah Express's dining car around 4pm when it was passing the Harrapa railway station on its way to Karachi.
This later became the only means of a mobile meal service, when dining cars were abolished.
"He liked his football, he was a good family man, he met so many people when he was working in the dining car and he had an excellent life, a full life and he was devoted to his family."
We savoured more expansive views from the dining car the following morning as the Zephyr forged steadily on across the plains under clear blue skies towards Denver, Colorado.
According to Railway spokesperson Rao Tasleem, the DCO reviewed the cleanliness arrangements at dining car of 15-up Karachi express and imposed Rs 1000 fine over poor cleanliness.
Coffee the Now, we bade farewell to The Rockies and while we ate in the dining car our bunks were pulled out by unseen hands and made ready for the night.
We savoured more expansive views from the dining car the following morning, as the Zephyr forged steadily on across the plains under clear blue skies towards Denver, Colorado.
It is thought the 116-year-old steam engine was travelling at around 8mph to hook up with a dining car as part of a dinner train service when it hit and crushed the car, a North Norfolk Railway spokesman said.
It is thought the driver was going to a nearby golf club while the engine had been travelling to Weybourne to hook up with a dining car.
Pastor Harold Weber was the guest speaker, giving a presentation on "Railroads and Their Continued Influence on the Life & Economy in Randolph County." Weber displayed a small collector's train car that is a replica of a 1949 Illinois Central full dining car named the Shadrach Bond, in honor of Illinois' first governor.
This week's episode leaps forward 100 years, as the team revamp a Pullman dining car from 1960, one of the last to be made in Britain.