1937 in rail transport
This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1937.
1937 in rail transport - Wikipedia
Zemitāni–Skulte Railway
The Zemitāni–Skulte Railway is a 52 kilometres (32 mi) long, 1,524 mm (5 ft) gauge railway built in the 20th century to connect Riga and Rūjiena. The railway was originally part of the ...
Zemitāni–Skulte Railway - Wikipedia
Burnhope Reservoir railway
2°14′28″W / 54.744°N 2.241°W / 54.744; -2.241The Burnhope Reservoir railway was an industrial narrow gauge railway built to serve the construction of Burnhope Reservoir near W...
Southern Pacific class GS-3
The GS-3 was a streamlined 4-8-4 Northern type steam locomotive that served the Southern Pacific Company from 1938 to 1957. They were built by Lima Locomotive Works and were numbered 4416 through 4429...
Southern Pacific class GS-3 - Wikipedia
Parsons Boulevard (IND Queens Boulevard Line)
Parsons Boulevard is an express station on the IND Queens Boulevard Line of the New York City Subway. Located at the intersection of Parsons Boulevard and Hillside Avenue in Queens, it is served by F ...
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Sutphin Boulevard (IND Queens Boulevard Line)
Sutphin Boulevard is a local station on the IND Queens Boulevard Line of the New York City Subway. Located at Sutphin Boulevard and Hillside Avenue in Jamaica, Queens, it is served by the F train at a...
Sutphin Boulevard (IND Queens Boulevard Line) - Wikipedia
Chūgen Railway
Chūgen Railway (中原鉄道, Chūgen Tetsudō) was a railway company located in Koizumi-machi (currently Oizumi), Oura district, Gunma prefecture in Japan. The company was founded on April 5, 1913 and ...
Lehigh and Susquehanna Railroad
The Lehigh and Susquehanna Railroad was a shortline railroad subsidiary of the historically important Lehigh Coal & Navigation Company (LC&N) that originated under an 1837 act of the legislatu...
Lehigh and Susquehanna Railroad - Wikipedia
New York, Westchester and Boston Railway
state lineThe New York, Westchester and Boston Railway Company (NYW&B), known to its riders as "the Westchester" and colloquially as the "Boston-Westchester", was an electric commuter railroad in...
New York, Westchester and Boston Railway - Wikipedia
Dungeness railway station (SER)
Dungeness was a railway station which served the Dungeness headland in Kent, England. Opened in 1883 by The Lydd Railway Company, it closed to passengers in 1937. Part of the line which served the sta...
Fulton Street (IND Crosstown Line)
Fulton Street is a station on the IND Crosstown Line of the New York City Subway, located on Lafayette Avenue between South Portland Avenue and Fulton Street in Brooklyn. It is served by the G train a...
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Methven railway station
Methven railway station served the village of Methven, Perth and Kinross, Scotland and was located between the city of Perth to the east and the town of Crieff to its west. It was the western terminu...
Lier Line
The Lier Line (Norwegian: Lierbanen) or LB is an abandoned railway line that ran through Lier in Norway. The private, narrow gauge railway branched from the Drammen Line at the old Lier Station, a...
Lier Line - Wikipedia
Ash Green Halt railway station
Ash Green Halt railway station known for a time as Ash Green, served the village of Ash, Surrey in England original route of the Alton Line which ran from London via the town of Guildford to the east....
Ash Green Halt railway station - Wikipedia
Suin Line
The Suin Line (Suwon-Incheon) is a rail line serving the Seoul Capital Area.Its route is similar to the formerly narrow-gauge railway in South Korea that connected Suwon to Namincheon via Ansan and Si...
Suin Line - Wikipedia
Castlecary rail accidents
Two rail accidents near Castlecary have occurred in Scotland. One of these was in 1937 and one in 1968.
An accident occurred on the evening of 10 December 1937, at Castlecary in Scotland, in snowy...
Central Vermont Railway
The Central Vermont Railway (reporting mark CV) was a railroad that operated in the U.S. states of Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, and Vermont, as well as the Canadian province of...
Central Vermont Railway - Wikipedia
VR Class Hr1
Hr1 class (original classification P1) was the largest passenger express steam locomotive built in Finland. Twenty-two were built between the years 1937–1957. They were numbered 1000–1021In the thirti...
VR Class Hr1 - Wikipedia
LNER Class A4 4498 Sir Nigel Gresley
London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) A4 Class number 4498 (original), 7 (LNER 1946) and 60007 (BR), named Sir Nigel Gresley is a preserved British steam locomotive.
As with the other members of...
LNER Class A4 4498 Sir Nigel Gresley - Wikipedia
Bachmann's Brewery
The Mayer Bachmann’s Brewery was the largest of the half-dozen breweries on Staten Island before its destruction by fire in 1881. The brewery occupied the block bounded by Forest (Now Ditson), Maple (...
Coronation Scot
The Coronation Scot was a named express passenger train of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway inaugurated in 1937 for the coronation of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth which ran until the sta...
Coronation Scot - Wikipedia
Coast Daylight (SP train)
The Coast Daylight, originally known as the Daylight Limited, was a passenger train on the Southern Pacific Railroad (SP) between Los Angeles and San Francisco, California, via SP's Coast Line. In the...
Coast Daylight (SP train) - Wikipedia
Southern Pacific class GS-2
The GS-2 was a streamlined 4-8-4 Northern type steam locomotive that served the Southern Pacific Company from 1937 to 1956. They were built by Lima Locomotive Works and were numbered 4410 through 4415...
Southern Pacific class GS-2 - Wikipedia