Rail

Rail or rails may refer to:

Rail transport

  • A generic term for railroads, railways, rail transport, and related matters
  • Track (rail transport), or railway lines, the running surface of a railway
  • Rail profile, the cross sectional shape of a railway rail
  • Third rail (or conductor rail), a method of providing electric power to a railway train
  • Science, technology, biology, and medicine

  • Picatinny rail, a bracket used on some firearms in order to provide a standardized mounting platform for telescopic sights and other accessories
  • Rails or Rallidae, a family of birds which includes crakes, coots, and gallinules
  • Structural
    • Guard rail, for protective separation of persons (including those in vehicles) from dangerous places or situations
    • Hand rail, for physical support, such as on stairways and steps
    • Theatre rail, see batten (theater), from which lighting fixtures, theatrical scenery, tabs or curtains may be hung
    • Curtain rail, see curtain, from which curtains are hung
    • Door rails, see frame and panel, a horizontal outside member on a door or in a frame and panel construction
  • This page contains text from Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia - https://wn.com/Rail

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    Log Cabin Democrat 31 Jan 2023
    Grant was still president when travelers sped through the Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel, connecting Philadelphia and Washington by rail for the first time ... On Tuesday, he will travel to New York to talk about plans for another new rail tunnel, this one under the Hudson River....
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    Biden touts fix to Baltimore rail tunnel that he’s traveled through ‘a thousand times’

    The Hill 30 Jan 2023
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    Niagara Gazette 30 Jan 2023
    BALTIMORE — Greeted by the cheerful blare of a train horn, President Joe Biden stood Monday before a decrepit rail tunnel that he estimated he's been through 1,000 times — fearing for decades it might collapse ... Grant was president, connected Philadelphia and Washington by rail for the first time....
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    Reuters 30 Jan 2023
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    ‘Amtrak Joe’ Biden hails plans for big East Coast tunnel fix

    Federal News Radio 30 Jan 2023
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    Biden visit to Baltimore highlights rail tunnel project

    Journal Review 30 Jan 2023
    Grant was still president when workers finished the Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel, which connected Philadelphia and Washington through rail travel for the first time ... On Tuesday, he will travel to New York to talk about plans for another new rail tunnel, this one under the Hudson River....
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    The Associated Press 30 Jan 2023
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    The Business Desk 30 Jan 2023
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    The Associated Press 30 Jan 2023
    Grant was still president when travelers sped through the Baltimore and Potomac Tunnel, connecting Philadelphia and Washington by rail for the first time ... On Tuesday, he will travel to New York to talk about plans for another new rail tunnel, this one under the Hudson River....
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