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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Locomotive

... 150 Years Semmering Alpine Railway commemorative coin. The obverse shows two locomotives: a historical and ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_rail_transport

Including systems with man or horse power and tracks or guides made of stone or wood, the .... Steel rails made heavier locomotives possible, allowing for longer trains and improving the productivity of railroads. The Bessemer process ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Steam_locomotive

A steam locomotive is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine. These locomotives are fueled by burning combustible material – usually coal ... Stephenson's Rocket 1829, the winner of the Rainhill Trials. See also: History of rail transport and Category:Early steam locomotives ...

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The invention of the steam engine created many changes and additions to the technology of the time, including steam powered locomotives.

www.trainhistory.net

If you ever wanted to find out more about long and eventful history of trains, steam engines, development of first metro system and worldwide railway systems , ...

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Interested in learning much more about out nation's railroad history? ... In this section we will look at the history of our country's involvement with trains from its ...

www.history.com/news/history-lists/8-things-you-may-not-know-about-trains

Dec 11, 2012 ... From the earliest steam locomotives to today's high-speed “bullet trains,” here are eight things you may not know about the “iron horse.”

www.thecandidadiet.com/history-of-train-travel

Locomotive History. In 1814, George Stephenson, a British engineer, built the very first steam engine for the locomotive. Within 15 years, New York ordered one  ...

www.dkfindout.com/uk/transport/history-trains

Improve your knowledge on train history with fun facts and find out more with DK Find Out. ... Quiz yourself on the history of trains! ... Steam locomotives ›.