The Bloomington-Normal, Illinois area has a rich railroad history. See 100 years of railroad stations in the area in this photo collection.
PNR a.k.a Philippine National Railways has been revamped and renovated after years and decades of having old and vintage trains and loss of some of its stations from operation and serving the public. Thanks to Japan’s...
The Staplehurst rail crash of 9th June 1865 was notable for two main reasons. One is that it happened because somebody failed to read a railway timetable properly, and the other is that a very well-kn
Once a great way to enjoy Europe with, European rail passes may no longer be worthwhile. Because of the aggressive insistence on reservations.
Two steam locomotives collided head-on in a publicity stunt known as the Crash at Crush. It took place in 1896 between Waco and Hillsboro, Texas.
A journey from London to Barcelona, via Paris. How to book tickets, where to stay and what to do. Plenty of information for the traveller, with tips and advice to help smooth your trip.
New to the Bay? Allow me - a Bay Area native and public transport aficionado - to acquaint you with our "albatross": Bay Area Rapid Transit aka BART.
Showcase of steam trains and small railways in Britain, with photos and videos, including Clevedon miniature railway, Bristol, Ffestiniog narrow gauge steam train, Wales, and Puffing Billy at Beamish
Set away from the main and branch railway lines, the Rosedale ironstone mines were not best located. They were only accessed with difficulty in winter, with deep drifts that filled several cuttings
Further along Rosedale's history we see how the branch was operated and by whom. We see also how those who lived here survived the harsh winters, and the final years to mine closures. There's more...