The little chimney of the van smokes, and I hear the voices of guards and shunters talking cheerily together.
"The Upton Letters" by Arthur Christopher Benson
Intelligent non-commissioned officers and men were converted into shunters, guards, and pointsmen.
"The River War" by Winston S. Churchill
Coupling under slow movement, the wagons being shunted together by two shunters.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 601, July 9, 1887" by Various
Job Lorimer, foreman shunter, Kentish Town.
"The Sailor" by J. C. Snaith
But a shunter came along and turned us out.
"The Journal of a Disappointed Man" by Wilhelm Nero Pilate Barbellion
The shunters of the yard are a hard-working body of men, and they are exposed to many dangers.
"Life in a Railway Factory" by Alfred Williams