1948 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1948.

In 1948, 14 railroads in North America owned more than 1,000 steam locomotives each. See also: Historical sizes of railroads

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An ITC Streamliner

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Bonavia, Michael R. (1979). The Birth of British Rail. London: George Allen & Unwin. ISBN 0-04-385071-5. 
  2. ^ Olive, Doug (1948). The Queensland Railway Strike, February–April 1948. 
  3. ^ Sanders, Craig (2003). Limiteds, locals, and expresses in Indiana, 1838–1971. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. p. 23. ISBN 0-253-34216-3. OCLC 50598164. 
  4. ^ "History". Tren al as Nubes. Retrieved 2009-06-02. 
  5. ^ Huddleston, Eugene L. (January–February 2002). "The outstanding features and many lives of C&O 614". Chesapeake and Ohio Historical Magazine. 
  6. ^ "New Terminal Train To Be Shown Here". Edwardsville Intelligencer. October 19, 1948. p. 1. Retrieved August 31, 2014 – via Newspapers.com.  open access publication - free to read
  7. ^ Saxena, R. P. (2008). "Indian Railway History Time Line". Retrieved 2009-12-22.