For all your dictionary needs!
Tip. You can look up words, expressions, names, titles...
Header of street railway

Street Railway

Video footage: Street railway station train abstract board departure notice in Russia
Play/pauseBuy footageFind more

Definition of the noun Street Railway

What does Street Railway mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. A tram line; public transportation operating on rails laid in public streets.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Street Railway

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewThe Law of Waters and Water Rights (2006)

International, National, State, Municipal, and Individual Including Irrigation, Drainage, and Municipal Water Supply by Henry Philip Farnham

upon a street railway is an unreasonable and unlawful exercise of its power, where there is ample room for the sewer elsewhere in the street ; but the city is not required to incur any considerable or additional expense by having granted the ...

Google previewThe Northwestern Reporter (1907)

A street railway is a public utility. It is an appropriate and necessary method of using the highway, and the municipalities may permit them to occupy and use portions of the streets. Such occupancy is in common with that of the general public; ...

Google previewModern Machinery (1900)

The street railway is a subsidiary enterprise associated with the railway contract between the government of Newfoundland and Robert G. Reid, of Montreal. The plant was completed May 1st, and electric cars are now in operation on the ...

Google previewElectric railway dictionary (1911)

definitions and illustrations of the parts and equipment of electric railway cars and trucks by Rodney Hitt, American Transit Association

Metropolitan Street Railway (New York City) United Railways and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Electric Railway Material (1907)

FRANKLIN STREET RAILWAY LAMPS. This company has recently placed on the market a special street railway lamp, different from anything heretofore manufactured, called the Novi, designed and constructed to meet the demand for an ...

Google previewMoran's Dictionary of Chicago and Its Vicinity (1910)

An Alphabetically Arranged Dictionary, Comprising All of the Interests that Contribute to Chicago's Greatness. Spring Ed by George E. Moran

The La Salle Street Railway Station is located ...

Google previewIconographic Encyclopaedia of the Arts and Sciences (1889)

by Johann Georg Heck

Appieton Electric Street Railway Co. . 5-5 " - - Van Depoele.

Google previewIconographic Encyclopedia of the Arts and Sciences: Constructive arts and building engineering, by W.H. Wahl (1889)

Derby Horse-Railway Co Appleton Electric Street Railway Co. . Seashore Electric Railway Co Baltimore Union Passenger Railway Co. Washington Street Asylum and Park Railroad West End Street Railway Co., Brookline Branch East Side ...

Google previewPrince's Bieber Dictionary of Legal Abbreviations (2008)

by Mary Miles Prince

American Street Railway Decisions Am. St. Ry. Rep. American Street Railway Reports AMT alternative minimum tax Am. Taxp. Q. American Taxpayers' Quarterly ...

Google previewDrake's Electrical Dictionary (2013)

by Paul Lowe,

Surface Contact Street Railway System.—A third rail system. An electric street railway system in which surface contacts are used. Surface Integral of Magnetic Induction.—The entire volume of magnetic flux which passes through a surface.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Strikes in American History (2015)

by Aaron Brenner, Benjamin Day, Immanuel Ness

The electric street railway strikes that began in Brooklyn in 1895 careened into areas not usually associated with labor strife.Although the American South never proved hospitable to trade unions ...

Google previewNew American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (Revised &Updated) (2002)

by Philip D. Morehead

interurban, metro, rapid transit; monorail, turbotrain; baggage train, bullet train, cannonball express, cog railway, rack-and-pinion railway, street railway, electric railway, funicular; horse railway. Slang ...

Google previewThe American and English Encyclopedia of Law (1893)

by John Houston Merrill, Charles Frederic Williams, Thomas Johnson Michie, David Shephard Garland

The designation " street railway " is applied to a railway passenger carrier whose road lies along and upon the streets of a city, town, or village. But this definition cannot be applied invariably, since it is not uncommon for street railways to be ...

Google previewOhio Historic Places Dictionary (2008)

by Editorial Staff, State History Publications, LLC

street railway system in the city. It was the last large railway system to abandon the use of horses on its line. This decision was made after two years of careful investigation into the benefits of an overhead electrical system. At that time, the ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Street Railway

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Street Railway

Click on an item to view that photo:

street railway

View more pictures about Flinders Street railway station.

If you need related images for an article or a report, you can download stock photos:
Small photo of Ken Dodd Statue on the concourse of Liverpool Lime Street Railway Station, Liverpool, UK by sculptor Tom Murphy. 24th June 2014Small photo of Street railway at night of the Muni F Line at PIER 39, San Francisco, California.Small photo of Ken Dodd Statue on the concourse of Liverpool Lime Street Railway Station, Liverpool, UK by sculptor Tom Murphy. 24th June 2014Small photo of View of the Shard from the river Thames with the Cannon Street Railway Bridge in the foreground.Small photo of View of the Shard from the river Thames with the Cannon Street Railway Bridge in the foreground.Small photo of Ken Dodd Statue on the concourse of Liverpool Lime Street Railway Station, Liverpool, UK by sculptor Tom Murphy. 24th June 2014Small photo of Ken Dodd Statue on the concourse of Liverpool Lime Street Railway Station, Liverpool, UK by sculptor Tom Murphy. 24th June 2014 More...

Video about Street Railway

Street railway Meaning

Video shows what street railway means. A tram line, public transportation operating on rails laid in public streets.. Street railway Meaning. How to pronounce ...

Share this page

Next...

Go to the usage examples of Street Railway to see it in context!


Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary