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1842 in rail transport

December (Декабря) - William Maxwell successfully James Bowen as President of the Erie railroad.

                                               

1843 in rail transport

John cook future founder of the locomotive works, was appointed superintendent of American steam locomotive manufacturing company, Rogers locomotive and machine works.

                                               

1844 in rail transport

The Walschaerts auspices of the Belgian Railways occurs Walschaerts steam distribution mechanism for steam locomotives.

                                               

1845 in rail transport

Walter McQueen will be the main mechanic on the railroads Hudson river. William Swinburne, shop foreman for the Rogers, Ketchum and Grosvenor, leaves Rogers to form his own locomotive manufacturing company, Swinburne, Smith and company.

                                               

1846 in rail transport

December 17 – Lancaster and Carlisle railway opened around Carlisle.

                                               

1847 in rail transport

Leaving John Urpeth Rastrick from foster, Rastrick and company, the English firm that built the first steam locomotives for the Delaware and Hudson railroad.

                                               

1848 in rail transport

Tredegar ironworks in Richmond, Virginia Manager Joseph R. Anderson became the owner of the company.

                                               

1849 in rail transport

Railway ferry SS Leviathan, designed by Thomas Grainger in Edinburgh, Perth and Dundee Railway, in operation, carrying trucks in the Mouth D. in Scotland between Granton and Burntisland. North Carolina General Assembly includes the railroad, Nort ...

                                               

1850 in rail transport

Richmond and Danville railroad begins operation in Virginia. The construction of the first transcontinental railroad to be completed in the Panama railroad.

                                               

1851 in rail transport

In the Mohawk and Hudson railroad changes its name to the railroad of the valley of the Mohawk. The oldest line will be part of the railway system of the South Pacific, in the Buffalo Bayou, Brazos and Colorado railway begins construction between ...

                                               

1852 in rail transport

The Paris–Bordeaux railway in France offers from Bordeaux to Angouleme. John cook has been on the position of construction foreman at Rogers locomotive and machine works in partnership with Charles Danforth in forming the new locomotive manufactu ...

                                               

1853 in rail transport

Railroad Monon opens its 300-km 480 km route between Chicago, Illinois, and Louisville, ky. American steam locomotive Builder Manchester locomotive works opens.

                                               

1854 in rail transport

Aretha purchases blood the locomotive manufacturing business in the Amoskeag locomotive works and puts it into the Manchester locomotive works. The opening of the first section of the railway in Africa, the middle East and the Ottoman Empire, bet ...

                                               

1855 in rail transport

In the Wilmington and Raleigh railroad in North Carolina is reorganized as the Wilmington and railroad Weldon.

                                               

1856 in rail transport

December 1 – opening of first steam-operated passenger railway in Sweden, from Gothenburg to jonsered 15 km or 9.3 Mi and malmö-Lund 17 km or 11 mi.

                                               

1857 in rail transport

The first batch of dressed beef by rail departing from Chicago warehouses, the beef is Packed in ice and sent to conventional boxcars. Completed train station near Wroclaw in Silesia. Daniel drew joins the Board of Directors for the Erie railroad ...

                                               

1858 in rail transport

John W. Garrett became President of the Baltimore and Ohio railroad.

                                               

1859 in rail transport

Compañía de Los Caminos de Hierro del Norte de españa Spain enters its standard 0-6-0 goods locomotives, almost all of which will be in service for over half a century.

                                               

1860 in rail transport

The first 2-6-0S with the leading trucks built by the Baldwin locomotive works for the Louisville and Nashville railroad. The Kingston locomotive works, predecessor of the canadian locomotive company, announces the bankruptcy.

                                               

1861 in rail transport

Budapest Delhi railway station is opened for service line to Fiume. Jean-Jacques Meyer patents Meyer locomotive. Jackson and Woodin Production company in Berwick, Pennsylvania, later to become part of the American car and Foundry begins productio ...

                                               

1862 in rail transport

Patna–Digha line gat opens in British India. Cornelius Vanderbilt acquires the new York and Harlem railroad. Bergisch-Markische eisenbahn station opens in Essen.

                                               

1863 in rail transport

Jackson and Sharp company, which later became part of the American car and Foundry, based in Wilmington, Delaware. Henry Farnam retires from the presidency of the Chicago, Rock island and Pacific railway.

                                               

1864 in rail transport

Murray, Dougal and company, later to become part of the American car and foundry based in Milton, Pennsylvania. Cornelius Vanderbilt acquires the railway of the Hudson river.

                                               

1865 in rail transport

A group of businessmen in San Francisco, led by Timothy Phelps, found the southern Pacific railroad to build a rail connection between San Francisco and San Diego. The canadian engine and machinery company, predecessor of the canadian locomotive ...

                                               

1866 in rail transport

John bull, in the end, to become the oldest operating locomotive in the world, retired from active service on the Camden and Amboy railroad. The first 2-8-0 with a leading truck built by the Baldwin locomotive works for the Lehigh and Mahanoy rai ...

                                               

1867 in rail transport

Railroad Lehigh valley the first 2-10-0 locomotives in the world to use. Cornelius Vanderbilt gains control of the new Central railroad of new York. The construction of the Kansas Pacific railway reaches Salina, Kansas. An early form of the dome ...

                                               

1868 in rail transport

First, the Meyer Locomotive on the patent of Jean-Jacques Meyer, Lavenir, built called in France. Calcutta & South Eastern railway handed over to the Indian government. Leland Stanford will be able Timothy Phelps, President of the southern Pacifi ...

                                               

1869 in rail transport

Legislative Assembly of the state of new York authorized the merger of the Railways already owned by Cornelius Vanderbilts new York Central, including the lake shore and Michigan southern railway, Canada southern railway and Michigan Central rail ...

                                               

1870 in rail transport

The joy of steam distribution mechanism for a steam locomotive patented in the United Kingdom. The southern Pacific railroad and Central Pacific railroad operations are combined under the name South Pacific ocean. The northwestern Pacific railway ...

                                               

1871 in rail transport

United new Jersey railroad and canal company, which owns the assets of the first railroad built in new Jersey, the Camden and Amboy railroad merged with the Pennsylvania railroad. Swiss locomotive and machine works in Winterthur was created by th ...

                                               

1872 in rail transport

Strasberg, co – joining the train across the river the completion of the transcontinental railroad. For the opening of the Transcaucasian railway from Poti on the Black sea, Tbilisi. American steam locomotive Builder Manchester locomotive works b ...

                                               

1873 in rail transport

The St. Charles car company, which later became part of the American car and Foundry, is founded in St. Charles, Missouri. Matthew Baird away from his control and ownership of the Baldwin locomotive works. Under the leadership of Cornelius Vander ...

                                               

1874 in rail transport

Milwaukee and Mississippi railroad, an early predecessor of the Milwaukee road, changing its official name to Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul. WM. Mason, with 0-6-6 Mason bogie William Mason locomotive Builder, this is the first locomotive with W ...

                                               

1875 in rail transport

The first Caspar lumber company locomotive begins work on what will become the Caspar, South Fork and Eastern railroad. Russian engineer and inventor Fyodor Pirotsky introduces electrically powered railway cars on the railway line Sestroretsks Mi ...

                                               

1876 in rail transport

The first regularly operated compound locomotives, a series of small 2-cylinder compound 0-4-2 tanks built to a design by Anatole mallet Schneider in Le Creusot on the Bayonne–Biarritz Railway in France. Ohio falls car company, which later became ...

                                               

1877 in rail transport

Approximate date – Ephraim Shay develops the first steam locomotive. The second railway in Estonia connection Tapa to Tallinn–St. Petersburg line Tartu, the largest city in southern Estonia at this time in the province of Livonia opened. The rout ...

                                               

1878 in rail transport

The canadian engine and machinery company reorganized after bankruptcy as the canadian locomotive and engine company. Fred Harvey enters into a partnership with the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe railroad in the construction and operation of the h ...

                                               

1879 in rail transport

The engineers of the southern Pacific railroad to experiment with the first oil-fired steam locomotives.

                                               

1880 in rail transport

February 9 – the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe railway, the building on the South-West from Kansas, reaches Santa Fe, new Mexico. February 18 – Adna Anderson successfully William Milnor Roberts, as chief engineer of the Northern Pacific railroad. ...

                                               

1881 in rail transport

Ephraim Shay takes out the first patent on his Shay locomotive design. French Compagnie du canal Interoceanique world buys a controlling stake in the Panama railway company. The first standard gauge railway opened in China Tangshan Xugezhuang 10 ...

                                               

1882 in rail transport

William Cornelius van Horne became General Manager of the Canadian Pacific railway. Minerva car works, later to become part of the American car and Foundry, based in Minerva, Ohio. Transcaucasian railway reaches Baku on the Caspian sea. Spring – ...

                                               

1883 in rail transport

Retire Franklin B. Gowen of the presidency of the Philadelphia and reading railroad. William Henry Vanderbilt is retiring as President of the new Central system York and appoints his heirs the chairmanship position in the system of the constituen ...

                                               

1884 in rail transport

Refrigerator send SFRD Santa Fe, established as a subsidiary of the Atchison, Topeka, and railway Santa Fe. Summer - the Atlantic and Pacific railroad which later became part of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe railroad, completing the connectio ...

                                               

1885 in rail transport

The New Zealand government Railways were the first major railway to place 2-6-2 steam locomotive in operation, having ordered ten class V from Nasmyth, Wilson and company of Manchester, England. Cornelius Vanderbilt II to be appointed President o ...

                                               

1886 in rail transport

The southern Pacific railroad victory in the landmark Supreme court County of Santa Clara vs southern Pacific railroad, which establishes equal rights under the law corporations. The first refrigerator cars on the southern Pacific railroad put in ...

                                               

1887 in rail transport

Tapa–Tartu railway in Estonia was extended to Valga, where it connects to the Riga–Pskov line. The reconstruction of the Saint-Lazare station of the chemins de fer de Ouest in Paris. Colorado Midland completes the construction of the Hagerman tun ...

                                               

1888 in rail transport

Opened the first section of track meters Brunig Switzerland Jura–Bern–Lucerne railway from Brienz via Brünig pass to Alpnachstad using the Riggenbach system for clothes. First articulated mallet Locomotive completed at Tubize, Belgium. Spring – A ...

                                               

1889 in rail transport

Riga–Pskov railway line connected with the St. Petersburg- Warsaw railway in the province of Livonia, Russian Empire opened to traffic. The first section of the Luanda railway opens in Portuguese Angola. The Darjeeling Himalayan railway takes del ...

                                               

1890 in rail transport

Leland Stanford begins his term as Chairman of the Executive Committee of the southern Pacific railroad. Wedge-Lindner axle patented. (Клин-Линднера мост запатентованная) The first class Of 0-8-0 steam locomotive built for service in Russia. 9129 ...

                                               

1891 in rail transport

The first section of highway in Puerto Rico begins operation between San Juan and Guayama. The opening of 76 cm narrow gauge Railways in Bosnia and Herzegovina Sarajevo connecting with the Adriatic through Ivan to pass through the system ABT for ...

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