* Bruce, Alfred W. (1952) The Steam Locomotive in America: Its Development in the Twentieth Century, New York, Bonanza Books, Table 6, plus additional material from text for Canadian Railroads. ...more on Wikipedia about "Historical sizes of railroads"
Determining the fastest railed vehicle in the world is difficult, because of the wide variety of designs. ...more on Wikipedia about "Land speed record for railed vehicles"
* June 17 1831 – Charleston, South Carolina, United States: After the pressure safety valve is tied down by one of the train's crew, the Best Friend of Charleston suffers a boiler explosion killing the crew. ...more on Wikipedia about "List of rail accidents"
This is a timeline of rail transport history. ...more on Wikipedia about "Timeline of railway history"
The Timeline of United States railway history is as follows: ...more on Wikipedia about "Timeline of United States railway history"
Years in rail transport include: ...more on Wikipedia about "Years in rail transport"
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