1957 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1957.

Events[edit]

January[edit]

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October[edit]

November[edit]

  • November 1 – Class I railroads report they roster 27,108 diesel and 2,697 steam locomotives. An additional 721 steam locomotives are in storage.

December[edit]

Unknown date[edit]

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Deaths[edit]

March deaths[edit]

July deaths[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Diebert, Timothy S. and Strapac, Joseph A. (1987). Southern Pacific Company Steam Locomotive Conpendium. Shade Tree Books. ISBN 0-930742-12-5.  p 178.
  2. ^ Balkwill, Richard; Marshall, John (1993). The Guinness Book of Railway Facts and Feats (6th ed.). Enfield: Guinness Publishing. ISBN 0-85112-707-X. 
  3. ^ "Significant dates in Canadian railway history". Colin Churcher's Railway Pages. 2006-03-17. Archived from the original on 27 April 2006. Retrieved 2006-05-17. 
  4. ^ Rivanna Chapter, National Railway Historical Society (2005). "This Month in Railroad History: August". Retrieved 2006-08-25. 
  5. ^ "e-CLIP". Pandrol. 2007. Retrieved 2011-11-11.