1847 in rail transport

Years in rail transport
Timeline of railway history

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

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ReferencesEdit

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  8. ^ Holt, Jeff (1985). The Grand Trunk in New England. Railfare. p. 124. ISBN 0-919130-43-7.
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