Some of the disadvantages of early railway systems include the cost of construction, maintenance and operating cost expenses were extremely high, incongruous and extravagant for short distances. The investments for the railways systems was specific and immobile.
How early? Finding wood to burn in the engine could have been a problem in some areas. Finding coal to burn might have been also. They were more noisy and smoke pouring out from the engines, back in 1950, that the wind blew into homes near RR tracks.
somebody screwin with ur head. Question should be : What were the early advantages of the railroad? The purpose of ' politically correct ' is to suck u in with misdirection. Gots2 always evaluate intention, Gonzo.