epub |eng | 2014-11-18 | Author:Walter R. Borneman [R. BORNEMAN, WALTER]

So, the corporate shell of the Atlantic and Pacific Railroad, with the solid financial backing of both the Santa Fe and the Frisco, continued to build westward from Flagstaff in ...
( Category: History June 30,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-11 | Author:Simon Cordery

( Category: History June 28,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-06-19 | Author:Bradshaw, George [Bradshaw, George]

( Category: History March 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2009-04-20 | Author:David Wragg

The Growing Station The new suburban lines, the continued growth on the earlier lines and a growing business to and from the holiday resorts and market towns of East Anglia, ...
( Category: History March 1,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-31 | Author:Randal O'Toole

FRANCE: ONE PROFITABLE TRAIN The Turin-Lyon route is currently served by French trains operating at conventional speeds. France is often credited with having the first high-speed trains in Europe, but ...
( Category: History February 18,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2009-10-14 | Author:Margaret Laplante

( Category: History February 15,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michael Williams

Chapter Nine Goodbye to the toy train Who could forget the delightful little Lynton & Barnstaple narrow-gauge railway which once traversed Exmoor through the Switzerland of England? Certainly not the ...
( Category: History January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-06 | Author:D.C. Jesse Burkhardt

TRUCKIN’ BY TRAIN. Union Pacific caboose No. 25832 rests in the UP freight yard at The Dalles, Oregon, in August 1996. The caboose was required for a Union Pacific local ...
( Category: History November 7,2016 )
epub |eng | 2012-02-15 | Author:Green, Oliver [Green, Oliver]

Tiled mural design at Haggerston, opened as part of London Overground, 2010. All of the former Network Rail stations have been refurbished and rebranded by TfL, just as London Transport ...
( Category: History May 9,2016 )
azw3 |eng | 2015-06-29 | Author:Maidment, David [Maidment, David]

Re-boilered Bavarian four-cylinder compound Pacific 18.606 on train E826 at Munich, July 1959. DB 2-10-0 50 147 passes Dachau at speed with a freight heading towards Munich, August 1959. Bavarian ...
( Category: History January 26,2016 )
mobi |eng | 2010-09-30 | Author:Christian Wolmar [Wolmar, Christian]

EIGHT EASTERN CONTRASTS On the Eastern Front and in other theatres which were brought into action in the later stages of the war, a very different type of conflict took ...
( Category: History November 22,2015 )
mobi |eng | 2012-05-09 | Author:Christian Wolmar [Wolmar, Christian]

EIGHT THE END OF THE AFFAIR By the end of the century the railways were by far the biggest business enterprise in the United States. Their mileage had increased to ...
( Category: History November 22,2015 )
epub |eng | | Author:Charlie Bunce

So innovative was the first iron bridge, it lent its name to the town in Shropshire where it was built and became a symbol of the industrial revolution. © Alan ...
( Category: Travel October 11,2015 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michael Williams

CHAPTER EIGHT THE 21.15 FROM EUSTON – THE ‘DEERSTALKER EXPRESS’ TO THE REMOTEST STATION IN BRITAIN London Euston to Mallaig, via Edinburgh, Glasgow, Crianlarich, Rannoch and Fort William THERE ARE ...
( Category: General October 10,2015 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Joseph B. Raskin [Raskin, Joseph B.]

Figure 8-1. The Bronx Home News ran this 1938 photograph of preliminary engineering work on Burke Avenue on March 19, 1946. Williamson wrote to Lehman in July: The closing of ...
( Category: History July 26,2015 )