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Collection of photographs and articles on the railroad.
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This 1920s signal box has finally been replaced in the London Underground

This 1920s signal box has finally been replaced in the London Underground | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
Talk about going beyond the call of duty.
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Land Rover proves Ingenium's pull with 100-tonne train stunt

Land Rover proves Ingenium's pull with 100-tonne train stunt | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
​In the old days, there was no replacement for displacement, but that’s not so true anymore. Take Land Rover as an example.
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Historic Istanbul train station hosts book fair - www.worldbulletin.net

Historic Istanbul train station hosts book fair - www.worldbulletin.net | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
www.worldbulletin.net Historic Istanbul train station hosts book fair www.worldbulletin.net Both books and trains represent acts of traveling from a departure point to a destination, says a poet attending Istanbul's book fair held for the first...
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Pictures reveal serious damage to Shinkansen in Kyushu:The Asahi Shimbun

Pictures reveal serious damage to Shinkansen in Kyushu:The Asahi Shimbun | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
The series of major earthquakes that struck the central Kyushu region caused extensive damage to the
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Captivating shots by Sunderland photographer show the changing face of the railway industry

Captivating shots by Sunderland photographer show the changing face of the railway industry | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
Teacher Ian Carr spent his lifetime documenting locomotives and the changing face of the region's railway system
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Stunning black and white images of London commuters through the years

Stunning black and white images of London commuters through the years | Railway anthology | Scoop.it

These stunning black and white images show the history of the London commuter and how the modes of transport used in the capital have evolved over the years.  The capital's Metropolitan Railway - which was the world's first underground...

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6 epic railway journeys to see the best of Scotland's scenery

6 epic railway journeys to see the best of Scotland's scenery | Railway anthology | Scoop.it

AS the Borders Railway celebrated  500,000 passengers in its first four months, we take a look at the most scenic railway journeys in Scotland.

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PA Images on Instagram: “A train of the Harzer Schmalspurbahn HSBÂ (narrow-gauge railway) making it's way from Wernigerode towards Schierke (Germany), 16 January…”

PA Images on Instagram: “A train of the Harzer Schmalspurbahn HSBÂ (narrow-gauge railway) making it's way from Wernigerode towards Schierke (Germany), 16 January…” | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
“A train of the Harzer Schmalspurbahn HSBÂ (narrow-gauge railway) making it's way from Wernigerode towards Schierke (Germany), 16 January 2016. Matthias…”
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Amazing photos of St Helens’ THIRTY lost railway stations

Amazing photos of St Helens’ THIRTY lost railway stations | Railway anthology | Scoop.it

See if your local station disappeared in the '50s

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Virgin's £3.3bn adventure ride along Britain's East Coast line - Telegraph.co.uk

Virgin's £3.3bn adventure ride along Britain's East Coast line - Telegraph.co.uk | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
David Horne, the managing director of Virgin Trains East Coast, outlines his plans to revamp the franchise
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Ribblehead Viaduct image scoops national photography award - Craven Herald

Ribblehead Viaduct image scoops national photography award - Craven Herald | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
A STUNNING image of a freight train curving through the countryside as it approaches a sunlit Ribblehead Viaduct has won the Network Rail Lines…
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South America's first luxury sleeper train in images

South America's first luxury sleeper train in images | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
Belmond Andean Explorer is all set to make its maiden run in South America in May 2017. Ahead of that, here is a glimpse of what to expect.
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38 photos that show how darn romantic it can still be to ride a train around the US - Business Insider

38 photos that show how darn romantic it can still be to ride a train around the US - Business Insider | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
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38 photos that show how darn romantic it can still be to ride a train around the US
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First, let's recognize that plenty of people have had a gripe with Amtrak in the past.
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French trains renovated to resemble Palace of Versailles - CTV News

French trains renovated to resemble Palace of Versailles - CTV News | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
CTV News French trains renovated to resemble Palace of Versailles CTV News France's national railway company has pimped out the trains that shuttle visitors from Paris to Versailles with décor that recreates the opulent palace of Louis XVI with...
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Long-lost photos of crash that closed a rail line

Long-lost photos of crash that closed a rail line | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
New photographs have come to light of the moment, 85 years ago, the train line between Budleigh Salterton and Exmouth was brought to a standstill when a truck crashed through a bridge on to the track below.
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Return of Flying Scotsman sparks rail chaos after enthusiasts clamber onto track

Return of Flying Scotsman sparks rail chaos after enthusiasts clamber onto track | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
ONE of the nation's busiest stretches of railway ground to a halt earlier as trainspotters clambered onto the tracks to take pictures of the steam locomotive.
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30 nostalgic pictures of Nottingham Victoria Station

30 nostalgic pictures of Nottingham Victoria Station | Railway anthology | Scoop.it

View all the latest pictures in the gallery, 30 nostalgic pictures of Nottingham Victoria Station, on Nottingham Post.

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Amazing pictures of steam train rolling through English countryside

Amazing pictures of steam train rolling through English countryside | Railway anthology | Scoop.it

Two Black 5 locomotives were spotted by train enthusiasts pulling the Cumbrian Mountain Express through North Yorkshire today after replacing the Flying Scotsman.

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The ten best pictures of the Flying Scotsman's triumphant return

The ten best pictures of the Flying Scotsman's triumphant return | Railway anthology | Scoop.it

Our photographers were on hand to capture the iconic 1923 steam engine on the East Lancashire Railway

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China's West Loop high-speed railway line pictured in amazing aerial photographs - Daily Mail

China's West Loop high-speed railway line pictured in amazing aerial photographs - Daily Mail | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
Trial runs have begun on China’s 215 mile high-speed railway line that encircles the whole of China’s Hainan Island. It’s billed as the first of its kind in the world, stretching across 12 different cities.
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Who needs a window view? Niigata Shinkansen to feature art galleries - Asahi Shimbun

Who needs a window view? Niigata Shinkansen to feature art galleries - Asahi Shimbun | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
NIIGATA--Instead of simply taking bullet train passengers to art galleries, East Japan Railway Co. (JR East) will bring artwork to the travelers.
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8 things you (probably) didn't know about the history of railways - BBC History Magazine (blog)

8 things you (probably) didn't know about the history of railways - BBC History Magazine (blog) | Railway anthology | Scoop.it
In Making Tracks: A Whistle-Stop Tour of Railway History, Peter Saxton shares facts, trivia, and anecdotes chronicling the shift from steam trains to diesel and electric.
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