1861 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1861.


February events[edit]

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May events[edit]

  • May 13 - Line opened between Karachi and Kochi (169 km (105 mi)) on 5 ft 6in (1676 mm) gauge, the first railway in present-day Pakistan.[2]
"Locomotives Dismantled By the Rebels at Martinsburg, Virginia" in Harper's Weekly August 1861

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  1. ^ "Erie Railroad presidents". Archived from the original on 18 March 2005. Retrieved 2005-03-15. 
  2. ^ Marshall, John (1989). The Guinness Railway Book. Enfield: Guinness. ISBN 0-85112-359-7. 
  3. ^ Williams, Glyn (2006-8). "Railways in Paraguay". Retrieved 2010-01-28.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  4. ^ El Semanario. 
  5. ^ Westwood, John (1980). Railways at War. Howell-North Books. p. 29. ISBN 0-8310-7138-9. 
  6. ^ Williams, Glyn (2004-9). "Railways in Latvia". Retrieved 2010-01-12.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  7. ^ a b Marshall, John (2003). Biographical Dictionary of Railway Engineers (2nd ed.). Oxford: Railway and Canal Historical Society. ISBN 0-901461-22-9.