1808 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1808.


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July births[edit]

  • July 25 – Francis Thompson, English architect working chiefly on railways (d. 1895).

Unknown date births[edit]


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  2. ^ Lewin, Henry Grote (1925). Early British Railways: a short history of their origin & development, 1801–1844. London: Locomotive Publishing Co. 
  3. ^ Holt, Jeff (1985). The Grand Trunk in New England. Railfare. ISBN 0-919130-43-7. 
  4. ^ Marshall, John (1978). A Biographical Dictionary of Railway Engineers. Newton Abbot: David & Charles. p. 24. ISBN 0-7153-7489-3. 
  5. ^ "George Muirson Totten". Archived from the original on 4 February 2005. Retrieved February 9, 2005.