The First Great Train Robbery

The First Great Train Robbery

May 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Michael Crichton’s novel inspired by the facts of the first known train robbery. The First Great Train Robbery [DVD]

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British Rail The Nations Railway

British Rail – The Nation’s Railway

May 24, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

This book shows how vital British Rail was as organization. BR carried millions of passengers and transformed the rail system in Britain despite financing issues and political restrictions. A stunning story of British Rail packed with many images for the rail enthusiast. British Rail: The Nation’s Railway

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Railroad Tycoon 3

May 10, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Build and manage a railway company by laying track, building stations, and buying and scheduling train services on your network. This is a tiny version of the computer real computer software game. The actual game has been already released in the year 1990 and has become very popular among gamers and rail fans but not only limited to these audiences. Since then new versions of the game with more features, buildings and landscape structures have appeared. This small browsergame is from Railroad Tycoon 3.

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Train Simulator 2014

TS 2014 Train Simulator

May 10, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Probably the best train simulator worldwide. You can literary start your career as train driver in a realistic simulation. The trains drive on iconic routes and you can create and share content with other train simulator players. All this with steam edition bonus! content.

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IRJ International Railway Journal

IRJ International Railway Journal

May 04, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Global monthly magazine for rail industry professionals with a strong coverage on Europe.

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ptg tours

May 04, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Vintage tours, undiscovered tours, rail wonders tours, in style tours, enthusiast tours include visits to historic cities, gardens, vineyards, port lodges, river cruises and much more. On most tours you have the option of joining the complete tour or just the days that interest you the most.  

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Trainspotting in Rodby

Trainspotting in Rodbyhavn

May 04, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Rodbyhavn is famous for its Lalandia Holiday resport. The times of a busy train station are long gone. There is plenty of track laid from the days when the ferryport was strategically important for Denmark and Lolland. Nowadays the station is served every two hours approximately by regular train services from Copenhagen. Nevertheless has the stations wildeness its charm for railway enthusiasts and nobody seems to care where you place your camera for great pictures and videos. You can also get yourself a ticket to Puttgarden on the German shoreside and board the ferry directly by the train. View Larger Map

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Great Rail Journeys

Great Rail Journeys

May 04, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

The UK’s largest rail based holiday company offering train tours over Europe, Africa, America, Canada, the Far East, Russia, India and The Orient and Australasia. Premium rail travel, specialists in escorted holidays by train.

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Class 3001 on a rainy day in Dublin

Weather and time when filming railways

May 04, 2014 / by / 0 Comment

Don’t be afraid to go out for filming railways when it is raining. Sometimes, bad weather can let you take exceptional shots which you can be proud of after all. Sunshine can even hinder and blind great filming and photography. Thus always check if you have the right settings enabled according to light and dark scenes and position yourself in the best way to avoid side effects that might impact the quality of your railways films and photos.

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