bar car


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Painted with gold letters and a dark green color known as Pullman Green, the bar car at Century Grand will match the original as close as possible. Tirion Morris, azcentral, "What to expect when the masterminds behind UnderTow open a train-themed cocktail bar," 21 Aug. 2019 In 2013, their last year of operation, bar cars brought in $357,000 in revenue. Matthew Ormseth,, "Bar Cars Tabled, Again: Beloved Boozy Carriages Quashed By Transportation Funding Woes," 27 May 2018 The bridge has been mostly shut down since 2013, limiting traffic to just one lane inbound to Boston, while barring cars headed outbound to Cambridge. Adam Vaccaro,, "After years of reconstruction, Longfellow Bridge reopened 5 a.m. Thursday," 31 May 2018 This isn’t an entirely new thing; most German conurbations already have Umwelt (environmental) zones that bar cars incapable of passing the Euro 4 emissions test from entering them without risk of a sizable fine. Mike Duff, Car and Driver, "Alles Ist Verboten! German Court Says Cities Should Ban Diesel Engines," 27 Feb. 2018 The four bar cars in operation sell beer, wine, and hard liquor, and their open layouts offer commuters a place to socialize. Sam Dangremond, Town & Country, "Last Call for the Bar Car," 9 May 2014 Transport historian Tim Dunn, who has appeared on the BBC’s Trainspotting Live and knows a thing or two about trains, turned a toy train into a real life bar car. Melissa Locker, Time, "Internet Legend in the Making Wins Christmas With a Toy Train Bar Car," 18 Dec. 2017

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1933, in the meaning defined above

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