Sentence Examples with the word main line

Across the veld from Hutchinson on the western main line via Victoria West to Carnarvon (86 m.).

From the main line from Terranova to Cagliari, leaving the latter at Monti, 14 m.

The main line eastward from Agram passes through Brod, where it meets the Bosnian system, and on to Belgrade; throwing out two branch lines to Brcka and Samac in Bosnia, and several branches on the north, which traverse the central watershed, and cross the Hungarian ZAkAny, Barcs, Esseg, Erdar and Peterwardein.

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The main line of the Northern Pacific, from St Paul to Portland, Oregon, enters the state at Fargo and runs almost due W.

Its station is a terminus on the Barry railway, which starts at Hafod in the Rhondda Valley, where it joins the Taff Vale railway, having also junctions with the same line for Aberdare and Merthyr at Treforest, and for Cardiff and Penarth at Cogan, and with the Great Western main line at Peterstone and St Fagans.

Of Dijon on the main line of the Paris-Lyon railway.

A branch railway passes through the town, and at Bacau meets the main line from Czernowitz in Bukowina to Galatz.

Foggia is a commercial centre of some importance for the produce of the surrounding country, and is also a considerable railway centre, being situated on the main line from Bologna to Brindisi, at the point where this is joined by the line from Benevento and Caserta.

The Paris line is built with the standard gauge of 4 ft 82 in., but its tunnels are designedly made of such a small crosssection that ordinary main line stock cannot pass through them.

The low island of Anglesey, which is built tip of the fundamental Archaean rocks, is important as a link in the main line of communication with Ireland, because it is separated from the mainland by a channel narrow enough to be bridged, and lies not far out of the straight line joining London and Dublin.