famous trains, train films, railway stations
Trains changed the world in 19th century with the introduction of steam locomotives - before that the carts pulled by horses were the main source of mass transport, not only cargos, but also passengers. The first railways were shock to the people, but this was just the beginning, soon the tracks begun to change the environment and the steam-powered trains became part of the landscape. But trains and railways were just the part of the new world - the new form of transportation required a lot of infrastructure that were not seen before: tunnels, overpasses, crossings, train stations, junctions.
Sid Meierís Railroads!
2006 United States
Author of the Railroad Tycoon games, Sid Meier, and his (so far) final production from the genre... that unfortunately has very little to do with previous ones....
The Midnight Meat Train
2008 United States
While looking for interesting materials in the New York City night life photographer Leo accidentally finds himself tangled in the serial killer case. Because police doesnít seem to be bothered by the informations he tries himself track down the kill...
Polish game that is dedicated to all railroad and modelling lovers, as the developers put it, but hardly can be described as full of passion or even enthusiasm....
Oh, Mr. Porter!
1937 United Kingdom
Hapless railway worker William Porter is given a unlikely promotion to a stationmaster in secluded town of Buggleskelly in Ireland. It turns out that every of his predecessors has quit this position or was diagnosed insane....
2015 United Kingdom
Overnight commuting train makes an unplanned stop in the middle of the woods. In the light of full moon the driver tries to figure out what has happened when he inspects the train from outside, but thatís the last time anyone sees him....
Cabin view Warsaw East - Gdynia Main
Almost 3-hours-long video with cabin view in Polish train between Warsaw East (Warszawa Wschodnia) and Gdynia Main (Gdynia Glowna) on Baltic Sea coast - over 300 kilometers.......
Sierra Leone National Railway Museum
Sierra Leone National Railway Museum is located in Freetown, capital of Sierra Leone, near the docks where Railway Works at Clinetown were located. Sierra Leone Government Railway ceased to run train ......
Morristown train station
Morristown train station is listed in National Register of Historic Places station located in Morristown, New Jersey, 32 miles west of New York City on the Morristown Line that is part of New Jersey T......
27th Street Depot
The 27th Street Depot was the first depot built by the New York & Harlem Railroad while they were building the railroad from Manhattan to Harlem. They acquired land on Fourth Avenue between 26th and 2......
First train arriving to New York
Not exactly photo, but image of what the arrival of New Yorkís first train looked like. It was 26th November 1832 when first train, still horse-drawn car, from New York & Harlem Railroad company arriv......