1877 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1877.

Events[edit]

May events[edit]

  • May 1 – Opening of first railway in Burma (Myanmar), from Rangoon (Yangon) to Prome (Pyay) (257 km (160 mi) of metre gauge).[1]
Burning of Union Depot, Pittsburgh, July 21–22 during Great Railroad Strike

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Unknown date events[edit]

the biggest city in Southern Estonia (back then in the Governorate of Livonia, was opened.[7]

Births[edit]

March births[edit]

Unknown date births[edit]

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Unknown date deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Marshall, John (1989). The Guinness Railway Book. Enfield: Guinness. ISBN 0-85112-359-7. OCLC 24175552. 
  2. ^ Rivanna Chapter, National Railway Historical Society (2005). "This Month in Railroad History – July". Archived from the original on 14 June 2006. Retrieved July 14, 2006. 
  3. ^ Foner, Philip S. (1977). The Great Labor Uprising of 1877. ISBN 0-87348-828-8. 
  4. ^ "The New York and Manhattan Beach Railway". Archived from the original on 17 July 2005. Retrieved July 18, 2005. 
  5. ^ "A Chronology of Bedford's Railroad History". March 18, 2000. Retrieved August 31, 2005. 
  6. ^ Colin Churcher's Railway Pages (December 12, 2005), Significant dates in Ottawa railway history. Retrieved December 27, 2005.
  7. ^ "Ajalugu" (in Estonian). Eesti Raudtee. Retrieved 23 April 2012. 
  8. ^ Robert E. Mohowski (2003). The New York Susuquehanna & Western Railroad. The Johns Hopkins University Press. ISBN 0-8018-7222-7. OCLC 50731001. 
  9. ^ Spencer Marks (2005), The Ames Family of North Easton, MA. Retrieved December 29, 2005.
  10. ^ Union Pacific Railroad, Union Pacific: Significant Individuals. Retrieved December 29, 2005.