1887 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1887.

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  • February 4 – The Interstate Commerce Act in the United States is signed into law, creating the Interstate Commerce Commission to regulate the prices for hauling freight on American railroads.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Missouri Pacific Historical Society (2005). "Predecessors, Subsidiaries and Acquisitions of the St. Louis, Iron Mountain and Southern Railway Company". Retrieved January 28, 2010. 
  2. ^ Thomas, John (1975). The North British Railway, vol. 2. Newton Abbot: David & Charles. ISBN 0-7153-6699-8. 
  3. ^ a b Serpico, Philip C. (1988). Santa Fé Route to the Pacific. Palmdale, California: Omni Publications. pp. 23–24. ISBN 0-88418-000-X. 
  4. ^ Joy, David (2012). Engines that Bend: narrow gauge articulated locomotives. Southend: Atlantic Publishers. p. 19. ISBN 978-1-902827-23-0. 
  5. ^ "Advisory Body Evaluation: Chatrapati Shivaji Terminus (India)" (PDF). UNESCO - World heritage - documents associated with listing. UNESCO. 2004. Retrieved 2008-12-03. 
  6. ^ Bridge Line Historical Society (February 1, 2004). "D&H History". Archived from the original on 6 August 2004. Retrieved July 12, 2004. 
  7. ^ Beck, Wayne (August 21, 1998). "The history of the Cotton Belt Railroad". Archived from the original on October 19, 2009. Retrieved October 11, 2005. 
  8. ^ "Ajalugu" (in Estonian). Eesti Raudtee. Retrieved 23 April 2012. 
  9. ^ Biographical Dictionary of the United States Congress, MITCHELL, Alexander, (1817–1887). Retrieved January 4, 2006.
  10. ^ Southern Tier West Regional Planning and Development Board. "STW historical figures / Horatio Brooks". Archived from the original on September 12, 2004. Retrieved February 9, 2005.