Railways

Some articles on railways, railway:

War Department Light Railways - Development
... narrow gauge light railways were the solution ... By 1917, the Canadians led the way in showing the utility of light railways ... From this the light railways were expanded to 700 miles (1,100 km) of track, which supplied 7,000 tons of supplies daily ...
Brindisi - Infrastructure and Transport - Railways
... Rail transport is provided through Brindisi railway station, an important Apulian railway junction and an intersecting point between the Adriatic Railway and the Taranto–Brindisi railway ... served by the Adriatic and Ionian coastal railways ...
C. Y. O'Connor - Railways
... O'Connor was engineer-in-chief and acting general manager of railways in Western Australia ... Upgrades of existing lines and plans for new lines were made ...
War Department Light Railways
... The War Department Light Railways were a system of narrow gauge trench railways run by the British War Department in World War I ... Light railways made an important contribution to the Allied war effort in the First World War, and were used for the supply of ammunition and stores, the transport of troops and the ...
Hexham, New South Wales - Transport - Railways
... Hexham has its own railway station on the Main north line, which passes through the area ... It was the riverine terminus of the Richmond Vale Railway line, an early coal hauling railway from Minmi and Stockrington ...

Famous quotes containing the word railways:

    There is nothing in machinery, there is nothing in embankments and railways and iron bridges and engineering devices to oblige them to be ugly. Ugliness is the measure of imperfection.
    —H.G. (Herbert George)