1869 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1869.

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  • January 9 - Government of India resolves not to create new guaranteed railway companies, thus determining future relationships between private enterprise and state in railway development.[1]
  • January 23 - George Westinghouse files for a patent on his air brake.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Saxena, R. P. (2008). "Indian Railway History Time Line". Retrieved 2009-12-23. 
  2. ^ Marshall, John (1989). The Guinness Railway Book. Enfield: Guinness. ISBN 0-85112-359-7. 
  3. ^ a b "Railroad History Time Line 1860". Michigan's Internet Railroad History Museum. Archived from the original on 13 November 2007. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  4. ^ New York Central Railroad (1913). "History of the Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway Company". 1913 Annual Report of The New York Central Railroad System. Archived from the original on 29 March 2006. Retrieved 6 April 2006. 
  5. ^ "PRR Chronology 1869" (PDF). Pennsylvania Railroad Historical and Technical Society. June 2004. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  6. ^ "Ceremony at "Wedding of the Rails," May 10, 1869 at Promontory Point, Utah". World Digital Library. 1869-05-10. Retrieved 2013-07-20. 
  7. ^ "The Mount Washington Cog Railway". Archived from the original on 19 July 2007. Retrieved 2007-08-01. 
  8. ^ "\". The illustrated newspaper (in Russian) (# 32): 97. 1869. Retrieved 14 February 2009. 
  9. ^ Lines in Lancashire: History of the West Coast Main line Virgin Trains 2004.
  10. ^ "Hale Holden". Railway Age Gazette 57 (10): 428. September 4, 1914. Retrieved December 2, 2013. 
  11. ^ Ingham, John N. (1983). Biographical Dictionary of American Business Leaders 2. Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press. pp. 594–5. ISBN 0-313-23908-8. Retrieved December 2, 2013. 
  12. ^ Northern Pacific. Annual Report. St. Paul [Minn.]: Northern Pacific, 1939.