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1884, 1885, 1886
Years in rail transport
1884 in rail transport
1885 in rail transport
1886 in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1885.




February events

April events

June events

July events

August events

  • August - International Railway Congress Association established in Brussels to provide an international forum for technical discussion.[5]

November events

The last spike is driven on the Canadian Pacific Railway

Unknown date events


Unknown date births


July deaths

December deaths

Unknown date deaths


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  • (1902), Ohio Railway Report. Retrieved July 18, 2005.
  • Santa Fe Railroad (1945), Along Your Way, Rand McNally, Chicago, Illinois.
  • White, John H., Jr. (1968). A history of the American locomotive; its development: 1830-1880. New York, NY: Dover Publications. ISBN 0-486-23818-0.  
  1. ^ Truman Area Community Network Corporate History Kansas City, Fort Scott & Memphis Railroad Company. Retrieved February 12, 2006.
  2. ^ Blakeslee, Philip C.. "A Brief History Lines West of The New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad Co.". Retrieved 6 April 2006.  
  3. ^ Parkes, G. D. (1946). The Hull & Barnsley Railway. Chislehurst: Oakwood Press.  
  4. ^ "Vietnam Railway". VietnamTravelKey. Archived from the original on 2009-06-02. Retrieved 2009-05-31.  
  5. ^ "The International Railway Congress". Railway Gazette 13. 1910.  
  6. ^ Waters, Leslie L. (1950). Steel Trails to Santa Fe. Lawrence, Kansas: University of Kansas Press. p. 74.  
  7. ^ a b Duke, Donald, and Kistler, Stan (1963). Santa Fe ...Steel Rails Through California. San Marino, California: Golden West Books. p. 32. ISBN 0-87095-009-6.  
  8. ^ Signor, John R. (1988). The Los Angeles and Salt Lake Railroad Company; Union Pacific's Historic Salt Lake Route. San Marino, California: Golden West Books. p. 18. ISBN 0-87095-101-7.  
  9. ^ "You ought to know: Electro-Motive's Dilworth is dead; diesel pioneer". Railway Age 165 (16): p 40. October 21 1968.  
  10. ^ "Robert Francis Fairlie". Retrieved 2005-02-09.  
  11. ^ German Wikipedia, Robert Gerwig. Retrieved December 6, 2005.


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