Definition Of yardmaster
a person who is in charge of a railroad yard.
They went to the people closest to the work - the train crews and yardmasters - to get input.
Example Of yardmaster
As one retired yardmaster once commented, ‘When they built this yard it was impossible to get blocked in.’
Co-ordination of rail movements was the responsibility of a shift yardmaster, who was in contact with the TH & B and CNR yardmasters, and four assistant shift yardmasters .
For example, Don Riel, a Society member and retired CSX yardmaster , grew up near the C&O water treatment plant and the fenced-in Russell High School ‘Sportsman Field.’
Forester walked into the yardmaster 's office without knocking.
However, the yardmaster discovered that Yarbrough had spent some time in a nearby tavern and was drunk, and dismissed him from the service.