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This is an account of a fatal rail accident in Hull, England, in 1927. Despite all the fail-safes built into the signalling system, one sequence of events allowed disaster to occur.
1906 was a bad year for railway accidents in Great Britain, with derailments at Salisbury and Grantham followed by a serious collision at Elliott Junction, in Scotland, on Friday 28th December. Details follow of the last of these.
This is a short of account of the navvies – the men who did most of the hard work in creating the network of railway lines built by the Victorians in Great Britain.
The fatal rail crash that occurred at Grantham on 19th September 1906 must count as the “Mary Celeste” of British rail accidents by virtue of the fact that the cause seems to be inexplicable. What happened is clear enough, but why it did is another matter altogether.
Mitcham railway station opened in 1882 and closed a few days ago. Now, she is just a memory as the destruction is complete and her former grounds are leveled. This is a follow-up article to "The Last Train From Mitcham" by Porle Joen published on January 3, 2014.
This tells about the big engines and the power it took to pull 100 railcars over Donner Pass, and my observations as ayoung man, and a little railroad history. you are welcome to make any kind of comment on this article.The pictures are from Wikipedia, I had many...
Trains are one of the most useful mean of transporting people and goods there is, from point a to point b. they are fast and efficient and carry a big pay load. This is why they opted to put in a narrow gauge rail road in Nevada County
Plan beforehand all the tickets that are required for your London to Portugal train travel. This will be a break journey so look over the map once before starting your journey. Know all the places where you need to board and even to visit.
This article is very useful guide to the Tourists, who wish to travel by local train in Mumbai. Travelling in a Mumbai local train is always a unique experience. I m sure, the Tourists will find it useful guide for travelling within the Mumbai City.
A look at a passion of mine, model railroads ( train sets ) and model train stuff - big boy's toys!
You might have perceived them as crowded but Mumbai local trains are special. Many adjectives have been attached to them – crowded, chaotic, efficient, (mostly) timely, etc. However chaotic and crowded they are, there are patterns in the chaos. There are rules and norms – mostly u...
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