Railways Archive

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.

Railways in the Landscape  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at Sept. 3, 2016
Railways in the Landscape

Gordon Biddle, "Railways in the Landscape"
English | ISBN: 1473862353 | 2016 | EPUB | 216 pages | 12 MB

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.

Railways of Kent [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at Dec. 15, 2015
Railways of Kent [Repost]

Railways of Kent (British Railway Pictorial) by Tony Burges
English | Feb. 28, 2007 | ISBN: 0711031657 | 80 Pages | HQ PDF | 80.7 MB

Railways Illustrated - June 2015  Magazines

Posted by crazy-slim at May 7, 2015
Railways Illustrated - June 2015

Railways Illustrated - June 2015
English | 100 pages | True PDF | 21 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

BBC - Locomotion: Dan Snow's History of Railways (2013)  Video

Posted by Polik88 at Jan. 31, 2013
BBC - Locomotion: Dan Snow's History of Railways (2013)

BBC - Locomotion: Dan Snow's History of Railways (2013)
HDTV | English | MKV (H264) 25.000 fps 1280 Kbps | 1280x720 | AAC 160 Kbps 48.0 khz | 3x58mn | 3x1.53 GB
Genre: Documentary

Dan Snow examines the development of the railways from their beginnings as track-ways for coal carts in the early 18th century to the pivotal technology for modern Britain.