Origin of branch line
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For one thing, the branch-line railroad does not often run in a genuinely competitive territory.
They are new, but they do represent the practical working of the great opportunity in branch-line railroading.
He was still tied and blindfolded, and I hope to be buried alive in a branch-line town if he wasn't getting bored.At Good Old Siwash|George Fitch
Branch-line service in every part of the land has been a neglected feature of railroad opportunity—as we shall see in due course.
I got to some little junction at last where I had to wait an hour for a branch-line train.The Passionate Friends|Herbert George Wells