1847 in rail transport

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Years in rail transport

This article lists events related to rail transport that occurred in 1847.

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  1. ^ Bairstow, Martin (2004). Railways Through Airedale & Wharfedale. Leeds: Martin Bairstow. ISBN 978-1-871944-28-0. 
  2. ^ Balkwill, Richard; Marshall, John (1993). The Guinness Book of Railway Facts and Feats (6th ed.). Enfield: Guinness Publishing. ISBN 978-0-85112-707-1. 
  3. ^ Lewis, Peter R. (2007). Disaster on the Dee: Robert Stephenson's Nemesis of 1847. Stroud: Tempus Publishing. ISBN 978-0-7524-4266-2. 
  4. ^ BrainyMedia.com (2005). "Rotterdam-Hague Railway opens". Retrieved 2005-05-27. 
  5. ^ a b Marshall, John (1989). The Guinness Railway Book. Enfield: Guinness Books. ISBN 0-8511-2359-7. OCLC 24175552. 
  6. ^ Marshall, John (1969). The Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway, vol. 1. Newton Abbot: David & Charles. ISBN 978-0-7153-4352-4. 
  7. ^ "Daylight Saving Time – Standard time began with the railroads". Archived from the original on 15 September 2005. Retrieved 2005-09-22. 
  8. ^ Holt, Jeff (1985). The Grand Trunk in New England. Railfare. p. 124. ISBN 0-919130-43-7. 
  9. ^ Clinker, C. R. Railways of the West Midlands – a chronology, 1808–1954. London: Stephenson Locomotive Society. 
  10. ^ Bedwell, Carolyn (2002). "John Urpeth Rastrick". Archived from the original on 2005-03-09. Retrieved 2005-04-04.