Usage examples for railway

  1. When I come to a railway station I always get my ticket the first thing, and look at the pretty little dogs afterwards. – Rollo in Switzerland by Jacob Abbott
  2. On the Saturday he followed him to the railway station, but Ezra, as we have seen, succeeded in giving him the slip. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle
  3. " I understand," she said, " that the place is twenty miles away from the nearest railway station." – The Simpkins Plot by George A. Birmingham
  4. You can make an excellent bridge or railway, but you can do nothing for the starving peasants. – The Wife and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov
  5. The truth is, that when I was taken to the station- house, forty- eight hours- thirty- six of them spent in a railway carriage- had elapsed since I had taken off my boots. – Monsieur Lecoq by Emile Gaboriau
  6. You shall see me after to- day; for as sure as my name is Gertrude White, I will go up to the railway station to- morrow morning and see you off. – Macleod of Dare by William Black
  7. Bid the driver take me to the railway station, and you must remain in the carriage. – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  8. I was at the railway station last Friday week, you know. – None Other Gods by Robert Hugh Benson
  9. There were few people in the railway station, and Victoria saw no European travellers. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  10. Henry built the first electric street railway ever built in this country. – The Universe a Vast Electric Organism by George Woodward Warder
  11. He turned his face towards the railway line. – The Judgment House by Gilbert Parker
  12. Has it occurred to you, I wonder, to appreciate the significance of what you saw on the railway in the forest of Pozen?" – A Maker of History by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. It won't do after all for you to stay about at railway work, or anything of that sort. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  14. It was he who built the first railway in Russia, by drawing a straight line between Moscow and St. Petersburg. – The Story of Russia by R. Van Bergen
  15. From Warden Forest to a London railway station. – Only One Love, or Who Was the Heir by Charles Garvice
  16. The companies were taken up to the forward area by a light railway, and this was the only occasion on which the Battalion was taken to the forward area in such a manner. – The Story of the "9th King's" in France by Enos Herbert Glynne Roberts
  17. I know you don't like railway traveling. – Grace Harlowe's Golden Summer by Jessie Graham Flower
  18. If there has been a railway accident on Monday, there will certainly not be another of the same kind at the same place on Tuesday. – A Houseful of Girls by Sarah Tytler
  19. " You see I always have the extra saddle, the extra railway ticket, the extra what- ever- it- is. – Little Eve Edgarton by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
  20. The Chamounix railway in Switzerland was, at the time of its construction, considered the king of mountain railways, but it becomes a very humble subject indeed when compared with the White Pass line. – From Paris to New York by Land by Harry de Windt