1968 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1968.

Events[edit]

January[edit]

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August[edit]

Ticket issued on first day of service on London Underground’s Victoria line

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December[edit]

Unknown date[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Ministry of Transport; W. Patrick Jackson (1968). Report of the Public Inquiry into the Accident at Hixon Level Crossing on January 6th 1968. London: H.M.S.O. ISBN 0-10-137060-1. 
  2. ^ Vaughan, Adrian (1989). Obstruction Danger. Wellingborough: Patrick Stephens Ltd. ISBN 1-85260-055-1. 
  3. ^ "Week at a glance: Chicago roads get merger reaffirmed". Railway Age 164 (23): p 11. June 17, 1968. 
  4. ^ Rivanna Chapter, National Railway Historical Society (2005). "This Month in Railroad History: August". Retrieved 2005-08-22. 
  5. ^ Beecroft, Gregory D.; Frew, Iain D. O.; Holmewood, Alan; Rayner, Bryan; Stevenson, Barry (1983). London Transport Railways Handbook. Chelmsford: Foxley Press. ISBN 0-9508774-0-9. 
  6. ^ "History of the San Juan Extension". DRGW.Net. Retrieved 2010-01-12. 
  7. ^ Reh, Vincent (February 2002). "Muskingum Electric Railroad just about done". Trains Magazine: p. 22–23. 
  8. ^ Bianchi, Curt (May 1995). "By steam to the Grand Canyon". Trains Magazine: p. 38–45. 
  9. ^ Durrant, A.E. (1981). Garratt Locomotives of the World. Newton Abbot: David & Charles. ISBN 0-7153-7641-1. 
  10. ^ "You ought to know: Electro-Motive's Dilworth is dead; diesel pioneer". Railway Age 165 (16): p 40. October 21, 1968.