1991 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1991.

Events[edit]

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May 14 – The Shigaraki train disaster occurred in Shigaraki (now Koka), Shiga Prefecture, Japan. A Shigaraki Kōgen Railway (SKR) train and a West Japan Railway Company (JR West) train collided head-on, killing 42 people and injuring 614 others.

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Unknown date[edit]

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References[edit]

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  2. ^ Smith, Ivan (1998), Significant Dates in Nova Scotia's Railway History. Retrieved September 18, 2005.
  3. ^ "Chronology of High-Speed Rail Corridors". Federal Railroad Administration. Department of Transportation. July 7, 2009. Archived from the original on 17 March 2010. Retrieved February 13, 2010. 
  4. ^ Zach Rosenberg (February 1, 2010). "At Long Last, Clear Messages for High-Speed Rail". Autopia. Wired Blogs. Archived from the original on 3 February 2010. Retrieved February 13, 2010. 
  5. ^ The Capitol Corridor Performance Report (2005). Retrieved July 31, 2007.