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  SIDE - Online Information article about SIDE
rail rope by an endless hauling rope at an average speed of 4 to 6 m.
These towers may be constructed either of wood or iron, and if the exigencies of the work render it desirable, they may be mounted on trolleys and rails, in which case the cableway is rendered portable, and can be moved about, sometimes a great advantage in excavating work.
Thus the telpher is a self-propelled electric carrier running on a mono-rail, which, according to the conditions, may be a steel rail or a steel cable.
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 Paris - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
From the 1840s, rail transport allowed an unprecedented flow of migrants into Paris attracted by employment in the new industries in the suburbs.
Cholera epidemics in 1832 and 1849 affected the population of Paris (the 1832 epidemic alone claimed 20,000 of the then population of 650,000.
The public transport networks of the Paris region are coordinated by the Syndicat des transports d'Ile-de-France
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Paris   (7902 words)

  
 Network Rail - Liverpool Lime Street
The station is on the ‘Gateway’ to Liverpool City centre and is the focus of two major development schemes designed to reveal the Grade II listed structure and provide a new focus and hub for the city.
Can all passengers please be aware Lord Nelson Street car park has temporarily been closed to vehicle access by Network Rail in conjunction with British Transport Police until further notice.
NCP Long Stay managed car park on Lord Nelson Street will be the parking facility within the closest proximity to Liverpool Lime Street station; the station can be accessed on foot or via the elevator from the car park.
www.networkrail.co.uk /aspx/891.aspx   (887 words)

  
 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : 1849   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
1846 1847 1848 - 1849 - 1850 1851 1852
Canada - Rail transport - Science - South Africa - Sport
1849 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar).
www.hallencyclopedia.com /1849   (904 words)

  
 1849 - Finance Records
1849 Mar 7, The Austrian Reichstag was dissolved.
Lorenzo de Richter 1848 - 1849* 1849- 1854 Vincenzo cavaliere Cornacchia* 1854 - 1859 Giuseppe Maria marchese Pallavicino Ministers of Defense Prsesidents of the Military Department 1834- 1848 Charles René, Comte de Bombelles, de facto head of the whole administration 1785 - 1856 1848 - 1849* 1849- 1854 none.
NORDAU, MAX SIMON (1849), German author and philosopher, was born of Jewish parents at Budapest on the 29th of July 1849.
www.financerecords.org /topics/1849   (2433 words)

  
 Network Rail - Euston
The main travel centre is located on the west side of the concourse and is open for tickets purchased on the day of travel as follows:
The approach drive and lodges were opened in 1870 and the present lodges are in Euston Road.
The present station was designed by British Rail’s Midland regional architect, R. Moorcroft and team, and was opened by Queen Elizabeth 2 in 1968.
www.networkrail.co.uk /aspx/819.aspx   (1053 words)

  
 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: 1847   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The Battle of Buena Vista was a land battle of the Mexican-American War fought on 23 February 1847 in Buena Vista, Coahuila, seven miles (12 km) south of Saltillo, in northern Mexico.
Zachary Taylor (November 24, 1784 – July 9, 1850), also known as Old Rough and Ready, was the twelfth President of the United States, serving from 1849 to 1850.
Bridget ODonnell and her two children during the famine The Great Famine or the Great Hunger (Irish: An Gorta Mór or An Drochshaol), known more commonly outside of Ireland as the Irish Potato Famine, is the name given to a famine in Ireland between 1845 and 1849.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/1847   (4498 words)

  
 Schwarzburg Modelleisenbahn
Current was drawn from a third rail between the track allowing the locomotive to haul a maximum of some thirty passengers at a speed of about four miles an hour.
The New South Wales Rail Transport Museum (NSWRTM) was formed in 1962, preserve examples of steam locomotives that did service on the NSW Government Railways during the last century and one half.
The Rail Transport Museum at Thirlmere is situated along disused Picton - Mittagong loop line, this line was the original main southern railway until it was bypassed to ease the grades.
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 SN 1849 -Long Distance Travel Survey, 1976-1977; National and Regional
The surveys were carried out among residents living in major conurbations to determine the level and characteristics of journeys of more than twenty-five miles.
Number of journeys, origin and destination, the main method of travel used and purpose of the journey, reason for choice of transport, number sharing journey.
Crown copyright material is reproduced with the permission of the Controller of HMSO and the Queen's Printer for Scotland
www.data-archive.ac.uk /findingData/snDescription.asp?sn=1849   (200 words)

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