1831 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1831.


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The John Bull and train as it looked in 1831; drawn by Isaac Dripps in 1887.
(Image from the collection of the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, America On The Move exhibit, used with permission)

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