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Blogs about Trains

  1. Railway modelling (15)

8 blogs about Trains.

    Thoughts and musings about a lifelong fascination with railways. By Michael. 🇨🇦 More info

    Trackside ABCs in Ottawa
    Last year, I declared 2023 to be the Year of Different. This year, I am declaring 2024 to be the Year of ABCs. No, I'm not talking about kindergarten stuff, I'm talking about our collective …
    By Michael, 1,327 words
  2. BusAndTrainUser
    Journeys around Britain by bus and train. 🇬🇧 More info

    There’s currently just one small problem with hydrogen buses…..
    Thursday 11th April 2024 I attended a fascinating and timely visit organised by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport to Metrobus’s Crawley bus garage on Tuesday. It was to hear more about the challenges …
    By BusAndTrainUser, 1,827 words
  3. Caltrain HSR Compatibility Blog
    This blog exists to discuss compatibility between HSR and Caltrain, integration issues, and the impact on adjoining communities. 🇺🇸 More info

    Level Boarding is Legal in California
    Arrow level boarding platformsat San Bernardino, CAComments to old posts on this blog are stored in a moderation queue that your author doesn't visit often enough. Over a year ago, commenter jpk122s discovered quite a …
    By Clem, 692 words
  4. Carriage & Wagon News
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    M35148 Returns to Service
    After a period of twelve months undergoing overhaul, we are pleased to say that Mark 1 BSK(D) M35148 has been returned to traffic, which also means we are now back up to full strength for …
    By NNR Carriage and Wagon, 1,352 words
  5. Green Caltrain
    Friends of Caltrain Blog. 🇺🇸 More info

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    MTC Connected Network Plan identifies transit service gaps on 92 and 84 bridges
    Initial analysis from MTC’s Connected Network Plan reveals the service gaps that transit users experience on the southern transbay bridges between San Mateo and Alameda Counties. For the first time in history, the Bay Area …
    By alevin, 455 words
  6. Preserved Traction
    News and Updates to the Preserved North American Electric Railway Cars (PNAERC) List. 🇺🇸 More info

    Car Pushers Threatened
    A Facebook post here by a page called Drone Ohio made earlier this week states that a scrapping company has been hired to cut up the last two Hulett Ore Unloaders, which have been sitting …
    By Frank Hicks, 324 words
  7. round the rails we go
    capturing Britain's railways, one station at a time. By Scott Willison. 🇬🇧 More info

    The Morning Shift
    Motorway service stations are rarely a high point of anyone's journey. They sit close to the carriageway, sometimes spread over the traffic, a halt for a pee and a sandwich and then out again. Any …
    By Scott Willison, 1,923 words
  8. Traingeek – Trains and Photography
    I am a photographer who specializes in trains and grain elevators. I like to tell stories through my photos and my blog. By Steve Boyko. 🇨🇦 More info

    The Victoria Pacific Railway
    The Victoria Pacific Railway was a short-lived tourist operation on Vancouver Island. It ran for two seasons on CN track just west of Victoria, in 1972 and 1973.
    By steve, 32 words