Proposed Passenger Train Act Of 1960

Author by : United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Surface Transportation
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Love Rides The Rails Or Will The Mail Train Run Tonight

Author by : Morland Cary
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Publisher by : Dramatists Play Service Inc
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Description : THE STORY: The villianous Simon Darkway seeks to control the Walker Valley, Pine Bush & Pacific R.R. for his own vile purposes. Assisting him are Dirk Sneath, a viper of a man, and Carlotta Cortez, the sultry siren with a heart of gold. Fortunately


Noise And Vibration Mitigation For Rail Transportation Systems

Author by : Burkhard Schulte-Werning
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Publisher by : Springer Science & Business Media
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Description : This book contains the presentations given during the 9th International Workshop on Railway Noise (IWRN9) which took place in Munich/Feldafing, Germany, on 4th to 8th September 2007. This workshop was organised by the Acoustics and Vibration Department of DB Systemtechnik, the technical engineering office of Deutsche Bahn AG. More than 120 participants from 17 countries followed the invitation to the wo- shop. This great response showed the continuing interest in an important topic of railway technology and offered the opportunity to present the recent results of intense worldwide activities to the international community of railway noise and vibration experts and to share knowledge as well as experience. Because an efficient transportation network is indispensable to handle the general mobility increase and road networks have reached their socio-ecological limits, the railway network is to be strengthened. For example the European Commission has given distinct political signals to get more passengers onto the railways. This policy represents a clear challenge for the next few decades not only for European railway companies: the considerable increase in mobility will lead to a doubling of the railway traffic volume within the next 10 to 20 years. To reduce the environmental impact, the Directive on the Assessment and M- agement of Environmental Noise has been put into force in Europe, aiming at avo- ing, preventing or reducing harmful effects of environmental noise on human health.


Use Of Airlift In Transportation Of Mail 86 2

Author by : United States. Congress. House Post Office and Civil Service
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The Train Doesn T Stop Here Anymore

Author by : Ron Brown
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Publisher by : Dundurn
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Description : Brown celebrates the survival of our railway heritage in stations that have been saved or remain in use.


Intercity Passenger Rail Amtrak Needs To Improve Its Decisionmaking Process For Its Route And Service Proposals

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Publisher by : DIANE Publishing
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Eddy County

Author by : Donna Blake Birchell
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Publisher by : Arcadia Publishing
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Description : Eddy County’s 4,198 square miles were carved from the massive land holdings of Lincoln County, then the largest county in the United States, on February 25, 1889. Early Spanish explorers and Native Americans had used the seemingly endless water supply of the Pecos River, which bisects the county, as a trail to the north. Seven Rivers, the first settlement in the Pecos Valley, battled the newly formed town of Eddy for the honor of remaining county seat. Eddy won by a vote of 331 for and 83 against. Although born in lawlessness and diversity, the county flourished as the discoveries of oil, gas, and potash brought industry to support the established fertile agricultural and cattle foundations. This volume explores the early founding families and pioneers and brings to light many of the long-forgotten towns of Dayton, Lookout, Oriental, and Globe that helped form the Eddy County of today.


Long Island Rail Road Port Jefferson Branch

Author by : David D. Morrison, Foreword by David Keller
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Publisher by : Arcadia Publishing
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Description : The Long Island Rail Road is the oldest railroad in the country still operating under its original name. As the busiest railroad in North America, it carries 265,000 customers each weekday aboard 735 trains on 11 different branches. The Port Jefferson Branch serves 10 stations from Hicksville to Port Jefferson and carries nearly 20 percent of the railroad's passenger traffic over its 32 miles of track. Hicksville Station is the site of the October 8, 1955, "End of Steam Ceremony," when steam locomotives were retired from service. The oldest surviving station building constructed by the Long Island Rail Road is on this branch at St. James. Between 1895 and 1938, the branch extended 10 miles east to Wading River. The branch was not electrified until 1970 and that was only to Huntington Station, east of which is served by diesel and dual-mode locomotives.


Ohio In Historic Postcards

Author by : H. Roger Grant
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Publisher by : Kent State University Press
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Description : This text presents 208 examples of postcards from early 20th century Ohio. It provides a sketch of Ohio, its economic growth and progress in the areas depicted in the cards, and ties them to the historical context and story of Ohio.


Design And Develop Text Documents Publisher 2002

Author by : Cheryl Price
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Publisher by : Max Johnson
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