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|The railway yard and workshops under attack by aircraft of No. 356 (Liberator) Squadron RAF of the Strategic Air Force, Eastern Air Command. Smoke is billowing from fires started in rolling-stock and repair facilities.|
|Alashankou railway station is a railway station in the Alataw Pass. It is on the north Xinjiang branch of the Lanxin railway.|
The station is located 2358.376 km of Lanxin railway. It is the only railway port in western China.
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|Vertical aerial photograph taken during a bombing attack by Bristol Blenheim Mark IVs of Nos. 15 and 40 Squadrons RAF on the pontoon bridge erected by the Germany Army across the River Meuse at Dinant, Belgium, and on associated communications targets. A salvo of bombs can be seen exploding on engineering workshops on the eastern bank and across the river to the railway lines on the opposite si...||08/17/2008||585|
|The notorious Burma-Siam railway, built by Commonwealth, Dutch and American prisoners of war, was a Japanese project driven by the need for improved communications to support the large Japanese army in Burma. During its construction, approximately 13,000 prisoners of war died and were buried along the railway. |
An estimated 80,000 to 100,000 civilians also died in the course of t...
|The current Beijing South Railway Station (Chinese: 北京南站; pinyin: Běijīng Nán Zhàn) is a new and massive railway station on the south side of Beijing that opened on August 1, 2008. The new station replaced the old Beijing South Station, also known as the Yongdingmen Railway Station before 1988, which stood 500 m away and operated from 1897 to 2006. The new ...||08/04/2009||461|
|The Great Central Railway (GCR) is a heritage railway in Leicestershire, named after the company that originally built this stretch of railway.|
The GCR is currently Britain's only double track mainline heritage railway, with 5.25 miles (8.45 km) of working double track, period signalling, locomotives and rolling stock. It runs for 8.25 miles (13.28 km) in total from the large mar...
|Railway sidings at Kineton army camp in Warwickshire, one of the UKs largest non public railway systems||11/03/2007||682|
|The Nederlands Spoorwegmuseum (literally, Dutch Railway Museum) is the Dutch national railway museum. Established in 1927, it has since 1954 been housed in a former station in Utrecht, known as the Malibaan. In 2004 it underwent a major renovation project.||09/17/2006||306|
|Oxford Circus station opened on the Central London Railway in 1900, with the Baker Street and Waterloo Railway's platforms opening in 1906. The Victoria Line came much later in 1969. A tunnel for the Post Office Railway can also be seen on this plan.||01/29/2006||805|
|The people of France donated the Statue of Liberty (The Statue's full name is Liberty Enlightening the World) to the people of the United States over one hundred years ago in recognition of the friendship established during the American Revolution. Over the years, the Statue of Liberty has grown to include freedom and democracy as well as this international friendship. French Sculptor Frederi...||05/09/2006||398|
|The Pilatus Bahn near Luzern (Switzerland) is the steepest railway in the world. To climt the maximum gradient of 48 % it uses a special rack rail system.|
The kmz.-file shows the stations and line of this famous railway.
Additionally I featured two placemarks which show the scenic views from Pilatus Kulm down onto Luzern, the Vierwaldstätter See and the Rigi and towards the High A...
|State Railway of Thailand||08/23/2005||486|