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.
The Great Train Robbery
2013 United Kingdom
In 1963 gang of small time criminals undertook the biggest job of their career - the robbery of night train from Glasgow to London - but they got more than they bargained for....
Lenin: The Train
Il treno di Lenin
In 1917 Germany is struggling to deal with the hardships of World War 1, the generals are eager to close the eastern front and concentrate on the France alone. Since military options are limited they come up with the plan to send Lenin back to Russia...
Grand Central Station
1937 United States
Grand Central Station, a point where trains from all over the country end their route and the people who at the Grand Central Station begin the new chapter in their lives....
The Taking of Pelham 123
2009 United States
Another ordinary day in New York subway system is about to change completely when train Pelham 123 suddenly stops in one of the tunnels. There are no signs of problems on the line, but when dispatcher makes contact with the motorman it becomes obviou...
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 York’s first train looked like. It was 26th November 1832 when first train, still horse-drawn car, from New York & Harlem Railroad company arr......