1805 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1805.



June births[edit]

August births[edit]

November births[edit]

  • November 7 – Thomas Brassey, English railway contractor who supervised the construction of more than 6500 miles (10461 km) of track around the world (d. 1870).[1]

Unknown date births[edit]



  • White, John H. Jr. (1968). A history of the American locomotive; its development: 1830–1880. Dover Publications, New York, NY. ISBN 0-486-23818-0. 
  1. ^ Helps, Arthur The Life and Works of Mr Brassey, 1872 republished Nonsuch, 2006 ISBN 1-84588-011-0