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Glossary Results for Word "Head Shunt"

Head Shunt A length of track allowing shuntingExplain 'Shunting' movements to be made within a group of sidingsExplain 'Siding' without foulingExplain 'Fouling' the running linesExplain 'Running Lines', to which it may have a connection. If there were no head shunt, the shunting engine would have to pull on to the main line to move wagons from one siding to another.