1934 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1934.

Events[edit]

February events[edit]

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October events[edit]

  • October 12 - The Association of American Railroads (AAR) is created from the merger of five industry organizations.
  • October 22 - The M-10001, still in its original 900 horsepower (670 kW) incarnation, sets an as-yet unbroken record from coast to coast of the United States, running from Oakland Pier to Grand Central Station in 57 hours.

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Deaths[edit]

September deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schneider, Ascanio (1963). Gebirgsbahnen Europas. Zürich: Orell Füssli Verlag. 
  2. ^ Montreal Gazette 16 June 1934
  3. ^ Hill, Keith (February 2005). "Brighton's Belle Époque". BackTrack 19 (2): 70–79. 
  4. ^ Scribbins, Jim (2008) [1982]. The 400 Story. Minneapolis, MN: University of Minnesota Press. ISBN 9780816654499. OCLC 191760067. 
  5. ^ Rowledge, J.W.P. (1989). LMS Locomotives: names, numbers, types & classes. Newton Abbot: David & Charles. ISBN 978-0-7153-9381-9. 
  6. ^ Mohawk and Hudson Chapter National Railway Historical Society (2003). "Albany Area Railroads: History and Context". Archived from the original on 2005-07-17. Retrieved 2005-09-23. 
  7. ^ "No. 4472 Flying Scotsman". The Heritage Trail. Retrieved 2014-11-30. 
  8. ^ "High Line History". Friends of the High Line. Retrieved 2011-11-05. 
  9. ^ Northern Pacific. Annual Report. St. Paul [Minn.]: Northern Pacific, 1934, p. 17.
  10. ^ Railway Age, September 29, 1934, p. 390.