Railways Archive

Railways of Telford  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at March 2, 2017
Railways of Telford

David Clarke, "Railways of Telford"
ISBN: 1785000942 | 2016 | EPUB | 159 pages | 22 MB

Lincolnshire Railways  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by libr at March 1, 2017
Lincolnshire Railways

Lincolnshire Railways by Alan Stennett
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1785000829 | 160 pages | EPUB | 43,5 MB

Channel 5 - Railways that Built Britain With Chris Tarrant (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 28, 2017
Channel 5 - Railways that Built Britain With Chris Tarrant (2017)

Channel 5 - Railways that Built Britain With Chris Tarrant (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2128 Kbps | 3x~43min | 2.27 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Chris Tarrant examines how trains transformed the nation and shaped modern Britain.
Channel 5 - Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways - On the Xmas Express (2016)

Channel 5 - Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways - On the Xmas Express (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3041 Kbps | 43mn 43s | 1012 MiB
Audio: English AAC 190 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

In this special Christmas edition of his train-based travelogue series, Chris Tarrant heads across Scandinavia on an epic journey from the beautiful southern fjords to Europe's most northerly passenger station at Narvik, where British warships won a famous victory during the Second World War, while also squeezing in a chat with a certain white-bearded gentleman. This is series 3 episode 5.

BBC - The Golden Age of Steam Railways (2012)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 14, 2016
BBC - The Golden Age of Steam Railways (2012)

BBC - The Golden Age of Steam Railways (2012)
PDTV | 832 x 468 | .MKV/AVC @ 1437 Kbps | 2x~59mn | 1.27 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Home movies help tell the story of how bands of volunteers got together to save some of Britain's railway tracks and the steam engines that ran on them.

BBC - Indian Hill Railways (2010)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 21, 2016
BBC - Indian Hill Railways (2010)

BBC - Indian Hill Railways (2010)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3274 Kbps | 3x~58min | 4.21 GiB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

From the Himalayas in the north to the Nilgiris in the south - for a hundred years these little trains have climbed through the clouds and into the wonderful world of Indian hill railways.
Computers in Railways XII: Computer System Design and Operation in Railways and Other Transit Systems (repost)

B. Ning, "Computers in Railways XII: Computer System Design and Operation in Railways and Other Transit Systems"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1845644689 | 1024 pages | PDF | 22,1 MB

BBC - India's Frontier Railways (2015)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 3, 2015
BBC - India's Frontier Railways (2015)

BBC - India's Frontier Railways (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3018 Kbps | 3x~58min | Audio: English AAC 149 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 3.91 GiB
Genre: Documentary

Three-part series about trains crossing borders in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan, reconnecting families, cultures and history.

BBC - Railways of the Great War (2014)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Aug. 10, 2014
BBC - Railways of the Great War (2014)

BBC - Railways of the Great War (2014)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3664 Kbps | 5x~28min | Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 3.52 GiB
Genre: Documentary | Historical

Michael Portillo examines the role of the railways in World War I. He finds out how the railways helped to precipitate a mechanised war, shaped how it was fought, conveyed millions to the trenches and bore witness to its end. Michael travels through Britain and northern Europe uncovering railway stories from the Great War.

Telerails - The Lost Railways (2007)  Video

Posted by ParRus at Feb. 22, 2013
Telerails - The Lost Railways (2007)

Telerails - The Lost Railways (2007)
SAT-Rip | English | MP4 | 720 x 544 | AVC ~1520 Kbps | 25 fps
AAC | 128 kbps | 48.0 KHz | 2 channels | 00:58:28 | 691 MB
Genre: Documentary

A combination of archive film and modern-day video of British railway lines which have closed since the 1950s.Featured lines are the Great Central Railway from London to Nottingham, the Somerset and Dorset route from Bath to Bournemouth, and The Waverley Route between Edinburgh and Carlisle.This is a very good nostalgic compilation of past railways and lost lines