Casey Jones n.
1. (also Casy Jones) a train-driver, a locomotive engineer.
|Shadows of Men 107: The railroads’ll run right along — the same old freights’ll bump over the same old rails — an’ all the Casey Joneses’ll blow their whistles – toot toot!|
|Railroad Avenue 337: Casy Jones – Any locomotive engineer, especially a fast one.|
|Woods Words 30: Casey Jones – a locie engineer.|
|‘Casey Jones’ [lyrics] Drivin’ that train / High on cocaine / Casey Jones you’d better watch your speed.|
2. a railway train.
|Amer. N&Q July 54: Casey ]ones Mission: a flight undertaken by U.S. airmen over Japan against railroad installations [HDAS].|
|White Knight 5: Four cars of the Casey Jones had been shaken up plenty [HDAS].|