hicaz rail

Today in History: 15 September 1917 on the Hijaz Railway

Today in History September 15, 1830 The first modern railway began in England with the opening of the Liverpool-Manchester line. This was followed by the railways, which began to be built in France in 1832 and in Germany in 1835. The railway, which has been in operation since 1830 in America, is in Russia. [more…]