Origin of coaling station
Examples from the Web for coaling station
The United States did not want the islands for the sake of ruling them, but they wanted a coaling-station at Tutuila.Through the South Seas with Jack London|Martin Johnson
The officials thought the United States was looking for a coaling-station.Tales of Fishes|Zane Grey
Mohacz is celebrated for two tremendous battles in the past, and for a fine cathedral, a railway and a coaling-station at present.
It was ceded to the English by the sultan, and is principally valuable as a coaling-station, though it has a considerable trade.Four Young Explorers|Oliver Optic
A few miles out there is a coaling-station, and at that time they were building the chutes.Stories of the Railroad|John A. Hill