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5 ft and 1520 mm gauge railways

Index 5 ft and 1520 mm gauge railways

Railways with a railway track gauge of were first constructed in the United Kingdom and the United States. [1]

159 relations: Amur Bridge Project, Amur Railway, Angren–Pap railway line, Arctic Bridge, Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan Railways, ČD Class 471, Šeštokai, Baikal–Amur Mainline, Baikonur Cosmodrome, Baku–Tbilisi–Kars railway, Berlin Outer Freight Ring, Berlin-Karlshorst station, Bogie exchange, Break of gauge, Breitspurbahn, Calea Ferată din Moldova, Changchun, China Railways HXN5B, Chinese Eastern Railway, Crimean Bridge (Crimea), Daugavpils Satiksme, Dual gauge, Economy of Azerbaijan, Erenhot, Eurasia (train), Eurasian Land Bridge, European Rail Traffic Management System, Eurorunner, Fürstenwalde (Spree) station, Fenniarail Class Dr18, Format war, Frankfurt (Oder) station, Georgian Railways, Grade separation, Harbin–Suifenhe railway, Helsinki Metro, High-speed rail in Kazakhstan, High-speed rail in Russia, High-speed rail in Uzbekistan, History of rail transport in Russia, Hongui Line, Hrubieszów–Sławków Południowy LHS railway, Hungarian State Railways, Islamic Republic of Iran Railways, JNR Class D51, Kars railway station, Kars–Gyumri–Tbilisi railway, Kaunas Railway Tunnel, Kazakhstan Temir Zholy, ..., Khorgas, Kirkenes–Bjørnevatn Line, Kirov Railway, Kolari railway, Krasnoye Sormovo Factory No. 112, KTM/KTP-1, Kuancheng District, Latvia, Lüshun railway station, Li–Lobanov Treaty, List of gauge conversions, List of Russian people, List of track gauges, Lithuania, Lithuanian Railways, LVS-86, Mallet locomotive, Moldova–Romania relations, Moscow Metro, Moscow-Kazan high-speed railway, Mostyska II, Murom Railway, Narrow-gauge railways in Finland, Narrow-gauge railways in Kazakhstan, New Eurasian Land Bridge, North Caucasus Railway, Norway–Russia border, October Railway, Pan-European Corridor II, Planned high-speed rail by country, Poznańczyk (armoured train), Prussian Eastern Railway, Prussian G 10, Prussian G 7.1, Radebeul Ost station, Radebeul-Kötzschenbroda station, Radebeul-Weintraube station, Rail Baltica, Rail freight transport, Rail transport in Afghanistan, Rail transport in Azerbaijan, Rail transport in Belarus, Rail transport in China, Rail transport in Estonia, Rail transport in Europe, Rail transport in Germany, Rail transport in Hong Kong, Rail transport in Hungary, Rail transport in Latvia, Rail transport in Mongolia, Rail transport in North Korea, Rail transport in Russia, Rail transport in Slovakia, Rail transport in Tajikistan, Railway lines of Poland, Rapid transit track gauge, Russian locomotive class TE3, SA3 coupler, Saint Petersburg – Warsaw Railway, Sakhalin Railway, Sakhalin–Hokkaido Tunnel, Sapsan, Sassnitz, Siemens Desiro, Sochi Light Metro, Stadler FLIRT, Stadler KISS, Sztafeta, Tajikistan, Tallinn–Narva railway, Tavan Tolgoi, TE33A, TEP70, Tourism in Russia, Track gauge, Track gauge in Afghanistan, Track gauge in Europe, Track gauge in Slovakia, Track gauge in the United States, Trams in Dnipro, Trams in Nizhny Novgorod, Trams in Tallinn, Trans-Aral Railway, Trans-Mongolian Railway, Trans-Siberian Railway, Transcontinental railroad, Transport in Afghanistan, Transport in Armenia, Transport in Europe, Transport in Hungary, Transport in Iran, Transport in Kyrgyzstan, Transport in Latvia, Transport in Mongolia, Transport in Tajikistan, Transport in Ukraine, Tsarskoye Selo Railway, Turkestan–Siberia Railway, UZ Class 675, Uzhhorod–Košice broad-gauge track, VR (company), Vyborg–Joensuu railroad, Warsaw–Kalisz Railway, Warsaw–Terespol railway, Warszawa Wileńska station, Yiwu-London railway line, Yiwu–Madrid railway line, 1931 in rail transport, 2TE25K. Expand index (109 more) »

Amur Bridge Project

The Amur Bridge Project is an international Sino-Russian railroad bridge under construction.

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Amur Railway

The broad gauge Amur Railway (Амурская железная дорога, or Amurskaya zheleznaya doroga) is the last section of the Trans-Siberian Railway in Russia, built in 1907-1916.

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Angren–Pap railway line

The Angren–Pap railway line is an electrified railway line in eastern Uzbekistan.

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Arctic Bridge

The Arctic Bridge or Arctic Sea Bridge is a seasonal sea route approximately long linking Russia to Canada, specifically the Russian port of Murmansk to the Hudson Bay port of Churchill, Manitoba.

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Azerbaijan

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Azerbaijan Railways

Azerbaijan Railways (Azərbaycan Dəmir Yolları) is the national state-owned rail transport operator in the Republic of Azerbaijan.

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ČD Class 471

The Class 471 electric motor unit, commonly known as CityElefant, is a double deck electric multiple unit operating on 3kV DC overhead wires produced by Škoda Vagonka, a subsidiary of Škoda Transportation, since 1997 and operated by the České dráhy rail transit operator on its suburban services around Prague and Ostrava, Czech Republic.

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Šeštokai

Šeštokai is a small town in southern Lithuania.

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Baikal–Amur Mainline

The Baikal–Amur Mainline (Russian Байкало-Амурская магистраль (БАМ), Baikalo-Amurskaya magistral, BAM) is a broad gauge railway line in Russia.

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Baikonur Cosmodrome

Baikonur Cosmodrome (translit; translit) is a spaceport located in an area of southern Kazakhstan leased to Russia.

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Baku–Tbilisi–Kars railway

The Baku–Tbilisi–Kars (BTK), or Baku-Tbilisi-Akhalkalaki-Kars railway (BTAK), became operational on October 30, 2017.

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Berlin Outer Freight Ring

The Berlin Outer Freight Ring (German: Güteraußenring, GAR) was a planned ring railway around the city of Berlin, Germany.

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Berlin-Karlshorst station

Berlin-Karlshorst station is a station served by regional and S-Bahn services in the suburb of Karlshorst in the Berlin district of Lichtenberg.

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Bogie exchange

Bogie exchange is a system for operating railway wagons on two or more gauges to overcome difference in the track gauge.

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Break of gauge

With railways, a break of gauge occurs where a line of one gauge meets a line of a different gauge.

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Breitspurbahn

The Breitspurbahn (translation: broad-gauge railway) was a planned broad-gauge railway, proposed by Adolf Hitler during the Nazi regime in Germany, supposed to run on 3-metre gauge track with double-deck coaches between major cities of Grossdeutschland, Hitler's expanded GermanyPuffert, Douglas J. (2009).

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Calea Ferată din Moldova

Calea Ferată din Moldova (abbreviated as CFM) is the sole railway operator in the Republic of Moldova, responsible for passenger and cargo transportation, as well as railway infrastructure maintenance within the country.

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Changchun

Changchun is the capital and largest city of Jilin Province, and is also the core city of Northeast Asia.

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China Railways HXN5B

The HXN5B, is a diesel-electric locomotive used by China Railways in the People's Republic of China.

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Chinese Eastern Railway

The Chinese Eastern Railway or CER,, Dōngqīng Tiělù; Китайско-Восточная железная дорога or КВЖД, Kitaysko-Vostochnaya Zheleznaya Doroga or KVZhD), also known as the Chinese Far East Railway and North Manchuria Railway, is the historical name for a railway across Manchuria (northeastern China).

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Crimean Bridge (Crimea)

The Crimean Bridge (p), or colloquially the Kerch Strait Bridge, is a pair of parallel bridges constructed by the Russian Federation, to span the Strait of Kerch between the Taman Peninsula of Krasnodar Krai (Russia) and the Kerch Peninsula of Crimea (Russian-annexed, internationally recognised as part of Ukraine).

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Daugavpils Satiksme

Daugavpils Satiksme (Daugavpils Transport) is the public transport corporation which operates tram and bus systems in the eastern Latvian town of Daugavpils.

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Dual gauge

A dual gauge railway is a track that allows the passage of trains of two different track gauges.

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Economy of Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan has an economy that has completed its post-Soviet transition into a major oil based economy (with the completion of the Baku–Tbilisi–Ceyhan pipeline), from one where the state played the major role.

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Erenhot

Erenhot (ᠡᠷᠢᠶᠡᠡ ᠬᠣᠲᠠ Эрээн хот;, commonly shortened to Ereen or Erlian) is a county-level city of the Xilin Gol League, in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, located in the Gobi Desert along the Sino-Mongolian border, across from the Mongolian town of Zamyn-Üüd.

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Eurasia (train)

The ESh2 Eurasia (ЭШ2 «Евразия», also Evrazia) is the Russian gauge version of the "Stadler KISS" double-deck electric train.

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Eurasian Land Bridge

The Eurasian Land Bridge (Yevraziyskiy sukhoputniy most), sometimes called the New Silk Road (Новый шёлковый путь, Noviy shyolkoviy put'), or Belt and Road Initiative is the rail transport route for moving freight and passengers overland between Pacific seaports in the Russian Far East and China and seaports in Europe.

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European Rail Traffic Management System

The European Rail Traffic Management System (ERTMS) is the system of standards for management and interoperation of signalling for railways by the European Union (EU).

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Eurorunner

The Eurorunner family of locomotives are a series of medium- to high-power diesel-electric locomotives built by Siemens for the European market.

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Fürstenwalde (Spree) station

Fürstenwalde station (Spree) is the station of the city of Fürstenwalde/Spree in the German state of Brandenburg.

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Fenniarail Class Dr18

The Fenniarail Class 18 locomotive is a diesel-electric locomotive used by Fenniarail Oy in freight transport in Finland.

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Format war

A format war describes competition between mutually incompatible proprietary formats that compete for the same market, typically for data storage devices and recording formats for electronic media.

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Frankfurt (Oder) station

The Frankfurt (Oder) station is the main passenger station in Frankfurt (Oder).

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Georgian Railways

Georgian Railway LLC (საქართველოს რკინიგზა, Sakartvelos Rkinigza) is the national railway company of Georgia.

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Grade separation

Grade separation is the name given to a method of aligning a junction of two or more surface transport axes at different heights (grades) so that they will not disrupt the traffic flow on other transit routes when they cross each other.

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Harbin–Suifenhe railway

The Harbin–Suifenhe railway, named the Binsui Railway, is a double-track electrified trunk railway in Northeast China between Harbin and Suifenhe on the Russian border.

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Helsinki Metro

The Helsinki Metro (Helsingin metro, Helsingfors metro) is a rapid transit system serving Greater Helsinki, Finland.

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High-speed rail in Kazakhstan

Qazaqstan Temir Zholy, the national rail company of Kazakhstan, has awarded a contract to oversee the design and construction of a high-speed line from Astana (the country's capital) to Almaty (its largest city).

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High-speed rail in Russia

High-speed rail is emerging in Russia as an increasingly popular means of transport.

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High-speed rail in Uzbekistan

High speed rail in Uzbekistan currently consists of 600 km of track and services using Talgo 250 equipment, branded Afrosiyob by operator Uzbekistan Railways, on upgraded conventional lines.

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History of rail transport in Russia

In Russia, the largest country in the world, its geography of N.-S. rivers and E.-W. commerce made it very suited to develop railroads as its basic mode of transportation.

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Hongui Line

The Hongŭi Line is an electrified standard-gauge secondary line of the North Korean State Railway running from Hongŭi on the Hambuk Line to Tumangang, which is the border station between North Korea and Russia.

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Hrubieszów–Sławków Południowy LHS railway

Broad Gauge Metallurgy Line (Linia Hutnicza Szerokotorowa, LHS), is the longest broad gauge railway line in Poland.

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Hungarian State Railways

Hungarian State Railways (Magyar Államvasutak, MÁV) is the Hungarian national railway company, with divisions "MÁV START Zrt." (passenger transport), "MÁV-Gépészet Zrt." (maintenance) and "MÁV-Trakció Zrt.". The "MÁV Cargo Zrt" (freight transport) was sold to Austrian Federal Railways (ÖBB) in 2007.

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Islamic Republic of Iran Railways

The Islamic Republic of Iran Railways (abbreviated IRIR or sometimes RAI) (Persian: Rāhāhane Jomhuriye Eslamiye Irān) is the national state-owned railway system of Iran.

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JNR Class D51

The is a type of 2-8-2 steam locomotive built by the Japanese Government Railways (JGR), the Japanese National Railways (JNR), and various manufacturers from 1936 to 1945.

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Kars railway station

Kars station (Kars garı) is a railway station, serving the eastern Turkish city of Kars.

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Kars–Gyumri–Tbilisi railway

The Kars–Gyumri–Tbilisi railway line is a railway line that runs from the city of Kars in Turkey to the Armenian city of Gyumri, then from there on to Tbilisi, Georgia.

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Kaunas Railway Tunnel

Kaunas railway tunnel (Kauno geležinkelio tunelis) is one of the two railway tunnels existing in Lithuania and the only railway tunnel operating in the Baltic states.

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Kazakhstan Temir Zholy

Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ; Qazaqstan Temir Joly (QTJ)), also National Company Kazakhstan Temir Zholy, is the national railway company of Kazakhstan.

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Khorgas

Korgas (Qorğas), also known as Khorgos, Chorgos and Gorgos, formerly Gongchen, is a Chinese city near the border with Kazakhstan.

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Kirkenes–Bjørnevatn Line

The Kirkenes–Bjørnevatn Line (Kirkenes–Bjørnevatnbanen), or the Sydvaranger Line (Sydvarangerbanen), is a long railway line between Kirkenes and Bjørnevatn in Sør-Varanger, Norway.

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Kirov Railway

Railway between Murmansk on the Arctic Ocean and Saint Petersburg on the Baltic Sea Kirov Railway (Кировская железная дорога, Kirovskaya zheleznaya doroga, to 1935 Murman Railway) is a broad gauge Russian railway network that links the Murman Coast and Murmansk city (in the north) and Saint Petersburg (in the south).

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Kolari railway

The Kolari railway (Kolarin rata) is the northernmost railway in Finland and goes between Tornio and Kolari.

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Krasnoye Sormovo Factory No. 112

Krasnoye Sormovo Shipyard No.

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KTM/KTP-1

KTM-1 is a Soviet-made two-axle tram with a body made of solid metal, while KTP-1 is a two-axle trailer car to intended to work under KTM-1 traction.

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Kuancheng District

Kuancheng District is one of six districts of Changchun, the capital of Jilin province, People's Republic of China.

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Latvia

Latvia (or; Latvija), officially the Republic of Latvia (Latvijas Republika), is a sovereign state in the Baltic region of Northern Europe.

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Lüshun railway station

Lüshun railway station (in) is located in Lüshunkou District of Dalian City, China, and is the final stop of the Dalian-Lushun branch of the Dalian-Harbin railway.

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Li–Lobanov Treaty

The Li–Lobanov Treaty or the Sino–Russian Secret Treaty (Союзный договор между Российской империей и Китаем.) was a secret and unequal treaty signed on June 3, 1896 in Moscow by foreign minister Alexey Lobanov-Rostovsky on behalf of the Russian Empire and viceroy Li Hongzhang on behalf of Qing China.

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List of gauge conversions

This is a list of notable railway track gauge conversions, railway lines where the distance between a set of tracks is broadened or narrowed.

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List of Russian people

This is a list of people associated with the modern Russian Federation, the Soviet Union, Imperial Russia, Russian Tsardom, the Grand Duchy of Moscow, and other predecessor states of Russia.

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List of track gauges

This list presents an overview of railway track gauges by size.

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Lithuania

Lithuania (Lietuva), officially the Republic of Lithuania (Lietuvos Respublika), is a country in the Baltic region of northern-eastern Europe.

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Lithuanian Railways

Lithuanian Railways (Lietuvos geležinkeliai) is the national, state-owned railway company of Lithuania.

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LVS-86

LVS-86 is a model of tramcar developed at the Leningrad Tram Manufacturing Plant in the former Soviet Union.

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Mallet locomotive

The Mallet locomotive is a type of articulated steam railway locomotive, invented by the Swiss engineer Anatole Mallet (1837–1919).

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Moldova–Romania relations

Moldova and Romania have experienced an extremely complicated relationship since Moldova's independence in 1991.

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Moscow Metro

The Moscow Metro (p) is a rapid transit system serving Moscow, Russia and the neighbouring Moscow Oblast cities of Krasnogorsk, Reutov, Lyubertsy and Kotelniki.

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Moscow-Kazan high-speed railway

The Moscow-Kazan High-Speed Railway is a planned 772-kilometre long high-speed railway line connecting the two major cities of Moscow and Kazan in the Russian Federation, going through the intermediate cities of Vladimir, Nizhny Novgorod and Cheboksary.

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Mostyska II

Mostyska II (Мостиська ІІ) is a railway station in the village Mostyska Druhi, Mostyska Raion in the Lviv Oblast of Ukraine.

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Murom Railway

The broad gauge Murom Railway (Муромская железная дорога, or Muromskaya zheleznaya doroga) is a subdivision of the state-owned Gorky Railway in Russia.

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Narrow-gauge railways in Finland

The vast majority of Finnish narrow-gauge railways were owned and operated by private companies.

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Narrow-gauge railways in Kazakhstan

Since 1954 Kazakhstan has developed many gauge lines, in six individual networks with a total length of approximately 1150 km.

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New Eurasian Land Bridge

The New Eurasian Land Bridge, also called the Second or New Eurasian Continental Bridge, is the southern branch of the Eurasian Land Bridge rail links running through the People's Republic of China.

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North Caucasus Railway

North Caucasus Railway (Северо-Кавказская железная дорога) is a broad gauge Russian railway network that links the Sea of Azov (in the west) and Caspian Sea (in the east).

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Norway–Russia border

The border between Norway and Russia (Russergrensen, Российско-норвежская граница) consists of a land border between Sør-Varanger, Norway, and Pechengsky District, Russia, and a marine border in the Varangerfjord.

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October Railway

The broad gauge Oktyabrskaya Railway or October Railway (Октябрьская железная дорога), which forms part of RZD, is the oldest railway in Russia, located in the north-west of the country.

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Pan-European Corridor II

The Corridor II is one of the Pan-European corridors.

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Planned high-speed rail by country

This article lists planned or proposed high-speed rail projects, arranged by country.

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Poznańczyk (armoured train)

Poznańczyk was a Polish armoured train which participated in the Greater Poland Uprising, the Polish–Soviet War and in the Second World War.

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Prussian Eastern Railway

The Prussian Eastern Railway (Preußische Ostbahn) was the railway in the eastern Kingdom of Prussia until 1918.

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Prussian G 10

The Prussian G 10 was a German goods train, steam locomotive, whose design was based on a combination of the running and valve gear from the Prussian T 16 and the boiler from the Prussian P 8.

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Prussian G 7.1

The Prussian Class G 7.1 engines of the Prussian state railways were German eight-coupled, goods train, steam locomotives.

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Radebeul Ost station

Radebeul Ost (east) station is a station in the town of Radebeul in the German state of Saxony.

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Radebeul-Kötzschenbroda station

Radebeul-Kötzschenbroda station is in Kötzschenbroda, a district of Radebeul in the German state of Saxony.

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Radebeul-Weintraube station

Radebeul-Weintraube station is in Radebeul in the German state of Saxony.

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Rail Baltica

Rail Baltica (in Estonia also known as Rail Baltic and the Baltic part referred to as the Rail Baltica Global Project) is a greenfield railway infrastructure project to link Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland with a European standard gauge rail line, providing passenger and freight service between the countries and improving rail connections between Central and Northern Europe as well as acting as a catalyst for building the economic corridor in the Northeastern Europe.

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Rail freight transport

Rail freight transport is the use of railroads and trains to transport cargo as opposed to human passengers.

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Rail transport in Afghanistan

Afghanistan has three railroad lines in the north of the country.

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Rail transport in Azerbaijan

Rail transport in Azerbaijan is operated by the national state-owned railway company Azerbaijan Railways (Azərbaycanda Dəmiryolu).

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Rail transport in Belarus

Rail transport in Belarus is owned by the national rail company BŽD / BČ (be: Bielaruskaja Čyhunka / ru: Belorusskaja Železnaja Doroga).

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Rail transport in China

Rail transport is an important mode of long-distance transportation in the People's Republic of China.

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Rail transport in Estonia

The rail transport system in Estonia consists of about of railway lines, of which are currently in public use.

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Rail transport in Europe

Rail transport in Europe is characterised by its diversity, both technical and infrastructural.

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Rail transport in Germany

, Germany had a railway network of 33,331 km of which 19,983 km were electrified and 18,201 km were double track.

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Rail transport in Hong Kong

Hong Kong's rail network mainly comprises public transport trains operated by the MTR Corporation Limited (MTRC).

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Rail transport in Hungary

Rail transport in Hungary is mainly owned by the national rail company MÁV, with a significant portion of the network owned and operated by GySEV.

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Rail transport in Latvia

Rail transport in Latvia is done on Russian gauge.

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Rail transport in Mongolia

Rail transport in Mongolia is an important means of travel in the landlocked country of Mongolia, which has relatively few paved roads.

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Rail transport in North Korea

Rail transport in North Korea is provided by Korean State Railway (조선 민주주의 인민 공화국 철도성, Chosŏn Minjujuŭi Inmin Konghwaguk Ch'ŏldosŏng) which is the only rail operator in North Korea.

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Rail transport in Russia

The Russian railways are ranked second longest globally, behind the railways of the United States.

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Rail transport in Slovakia

Rail transport in Slovakia began on 21 September 1840, with the opening of the first horse-powered line from Bratislava to Svätý Jur (at that time in Kingdom of Hungary).

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Rail transport in Tajikistan

Rail transport in Tajikistan is limited, as the railroad system totals only of non-electrified, single-track railway, all of it broad gauge.

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Railway lines of Poland

Every railway line in Poland has its own number, with the lowest numbers attached to the most important and most strategic routes.

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Rapid transit track gauge

The vast majority of rapid transit systems use 1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in) standard gauge, but there are also systems that use 1,000 mm (3 ft 3 3⁄8 in), 1,067 mm (3 ft 6 in), 1,524 mm (5 ft), and 1,676 mm (5 ft 6 in) gauges, among others.

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Russian locomotive class TE3

The ТE3 (Russian: ТЭ3) is a Soviet diesel-electric locomotive, built in Russia and Ukraine to 1520 mm gauge.

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SA3 coupler

The SA3 coupler is a type of railway coupling used mainly, but not exclusively, in Russia and other states of the former Soviet Union.

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Saint Petersburg – Warsaw Railway

The Saint Petersburg–Warsaw Railway, Russian "Санкт-Петербурго-Варшавская железная дорога" (transcription: Sankt-Peterburgo–Varshavskaya zheleznaya doroga) is a long railway, built in the 19th century by the Russian Empire to connect Russia with Central Europe.

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Sakhalin Railway

Sakhalin Railway (Сахалинская железная дорога) was a subsidiary of the Russian Railways from 1992 until 2010, when it was made part of the Far Eastern Railway.

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Sakhalin–Hokkaido Tunnel

The Sakhalin–Hokkaido Tunnel (or potentially bridge) is a proposed connection to link the Russian island of Sakhalin with the Japanese island of Hokkaido.

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Sapsan

The Sapsan (Peregrine Falcon, known as Velaro RUS EVS) is a Russian gauge high speed electric express train.

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Sassnitz

Sassnitz (before 1993 in Saßnitz) is a town on the Jasmund peninsula, Rügen Island, in the Federal State of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.

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Siemens Desiro

The Siemens Desiro is a family of diesel or electric multiple unit passenger trains developed by Siemens Mobility, a division of the German Siemens AG conglomerate.

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Sochi Light Metro

Sochi Light Metro was a planned public transportation system in Sochi, Russia, with an intended completion date of 2013.

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Stadler FLIRT

Stadler FLIRT (Fast Light Innovative Regional Train; 1) is a diesel or electric multiple unit railcar made by Stadler Rail of Switzerland.

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Stadler KISS

The Stadler KISS is a family of bilevel electric multiple unit commuter train developed and manufactured by Stadler Rail.

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Sztafeta

Sztafeta (English: Relay Race) is a 1939 compendium of literary reportage written by Melchior Wańkowicz.

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Tajikistan

Tajikistan (or; Тоҷикистон), officially the Republic of Tajikistan (Ҷумҳурии Тоҷикистон, Jumhuriyi Tojikiston), is a mountainous, landlocked country in Central Asia with an estimated population of million people as of, and an area of.

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Tallinn–Narva railway

The Tallinn-Narva railway is located in Northern Estonia, Estonia and is the oldest railway (built in 1870) in Estonia with a total length of 211km.

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Tavan Tolgoi

Tavan Tolgoi (Таван толгой, also Tavantolgoi, Tavantolgoy, "Five Hill") is one of the world’s largest untapped coking and thermal coal deposits, located in the Ömnögovi Province in southern Mongolia.

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TE33A

The TE33A (ТЭ33А) is a type of diesel locomotive developed by GE Transportation Systems for 1520 mm gauge railways.

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TEP70

The TEP70 main line single unit diesel passenger locomotive, rated at, with AC/DC transmission and individual axle traction control, is a railway engine designed to haul passenger trains on the Russian gauge railway network of eastern Europe.

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Tourism in Russia

Tourism in Russia has seen rapid growth since the late Soviet times, first inner tourism and then international tourism as well.

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Track gauge

In rail transport, track gauge is the spacing of the rails on a railway track and is measured between the inner faces of the load-bearing rails.

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Track gauge in Afghanistan

The choice of future track gauges in Afghanistan presents several difficulties.

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Track gauge in Europe

Most railways in Europe use the standard gauge of.

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Track gauge in Slovakia

Rail gauge in Slovakia.

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Track gauge in the United States

Originally, various gauges were used in the United States.

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Trams in Dnipro

Dnipro tram is the system of electric trams including 13 tram routes within the city of Dnipro.

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Trams in Nizhny Novgorod

The Nizhny Novgorod tram network (Нижегородский трамвай) (formerly Gorky tram network) comprises 16 tramlines and uses a standard Russian broad gauge.

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Trams in Tallinn

The Tallinn tram network (Trammiliiklus Tallinnas) is the only tram network in Estonia.

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Trans-Aral Railway

The broad gauge Trans-Aral Railway (also known as the Tashkent Railway) was built in 1906 connecting Orenburg and Tashkent, then both in the Russian Empire.

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Trans-Mongolian Railway

The Trans-Mongolian Railway follows an ancient tea-caravan route from China to Russia and connects Ulan-Ude, on the Trans-Baikal (Trans-Siberian) railway in Russia, with the Chinese city of Jining, by way of Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia.

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Trans-Siberian Railway

The Trans-Siberian Railway (TSR, p) is a network of railways connecting Moscow with the Russian Far East.

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Transcontinental railroad

A transcontinental railroad is a contiguous network of railroad trackage that crosses a continental land mass with terminals at different oceans or continental borders.

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Transport in Afghanistan

Transport in Afghanistan is limited and in the developing stage.

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Transport in Armenia

This article considers transport in Armenia.

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Transport in Europe

Transport in Europe provides for the movement needs of over 700 million people and associated freight.

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Transport in Hungary

Transport in Hungary relies on several main modes, including transport by road, rail, air and water.

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Transport in Iran

Iran has a long paved road system linking most of its towns and all of its cities.

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Transport in Kyrgyzstan

Transport in Kyrgyzstan is severely constrained by the country's alpine topography.

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Transport in Latvia

This article provides an overview of the transport infrastructure of Latvia.

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Transport in Mongolia

The transportation system in Mongolia consists of a network of railways, roads, waterways, and airports.

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Transport in Tajikistan

Most of rugged Tajikistan's transportation system was built during the Soviet era, and since that time the system has deteriorated badly because of insufficient investment and maintenance.

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Transport in Ukraine

Transport in Ukraine includes ground transportation (road and rail), water (sea and river), air transportation, and pipelines.

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Tsarskoye Selo Railway

The Tsarskoye Selo Railway was the first public railway line in the Russian Empire.

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Turkestan–Siberia Railway

The Turkestan–Siberian Railway (commonly abbreviated as the Turk–Sib, Түрксіб, Tu’rksib, تٷركسٸب, tʰʉɾkˈsɘb; Турксиб, Turksib) is a broad gauge railway that connects Central Asia with Siberia.

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UZ Class 675

EJ 675 (Elektrická Jednotka, type 675) is a double decker electric multiple unit by Škoda Vagonka a subsidiary of Škoda Transportation, operated by the Ukrainian state railways Ukrzaliznytsia.

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Uzhhorod–Košice broad-gauge track

The Uzhhorod–Košice broad-gauge line is a single-track 1520-mm gauge railway mostly in eastern Slovakia, which is used especially for transporting iron ore from Ukraine to the steel works near Košice.

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VR (company)

VR (formally VR Group) is a government-owned railway company in Finland.

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Vyborg–Joensuu railroad

The old Karelian railroad (Karjalan rata) between Viipuri (Viborg) and Joensuu is a railway with broad gauge, which used to link Joensuu, Sortavala, Hiitola, Antrea (now Kamennogorsk) and Viipuri (Vyborg).

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Warsaw–Kalisz Railway

The Warsaw - Kalisz Railway (Kolej Warszawsko-Kaliska), also called Kalisz Railway is a railway which connects Warsaw and Kalisz, built in 1900 - 1902 by the Society of the Warsaw - Vienna Railway, and opened on November 15, 1902, as a broad gauge line (1535 mm, see also Russian gauge).

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Warsaw–Terespol railway

The Warsaw − Terespol Railway (Kolej Warszawsko − Terespolska, Варшавско-Тереспольская железная дорога) is a long railway in Poland, opened in 1866 between Warsaw and Terespol, as a part of the railway between Warsaw and Moscow.

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Warszawa Wileńska station

Warsaw Wileńska (Warszawa Wileńska) is an important railway station in Warsaw, Poland.

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Yiwu-London railway line

The Yiwu – London Railway Line is a freight railway route from Yiwu, China, to London, United Kingdom, covering a distance of roughly 12,000 km (7,500 miles)"Why China launched a freight train to London via Kazakhstan and Russia", Russia Beyond the Headlines, 13th January 2017.

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Yiwu–Madrid railway line

The Yiwu - Madrid Railway line is a railway route taken by container trains from the Chinese city of Yiwu to the Spanish city of Madrid, a distance of approximately 13,000 kilometers (approximately 6,200 miles), and the longest in the world.

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1931 in rail transport

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2TE25K

The 2TE25K main line two-unit diesel freight locomotive, rated at, with AC/DC transmission it is designed to haul freight trains on the Russian Federation lines RZD with the broad gauge.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/5_ft_and_1520_mm_gauge_railways

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