Category: Train History

what is the relation of Sandford Fleming in Railway ?

Sandford Fleming

Sir Sandford Fleming, born on January 7, 1827 and died at (July 22, 1915) was a Scottish Canadian engineer and inventor.Born and raised in Scotland, he emigrated to colonial Canada at the age of 18. He proposed worldwide standard time zones,designed Canada’s first postage stamp, left a huge body of surveying and map making, engineered […]

भारतीय रेल के संबंध में कुछ आश्चर्यजनक तथ्य


1. हमारी ट्रेन के डिब्बों में प्रतिदिन 2.5 करोड़ से भी अधिक यात्री सफर पर निकलते हैं। जी हां, यह संख्या आस्ट्रेलिया, न्यूजीलैंड और तस्मानिया की कुल आबादी जितना है। 2. भारतीय रेल प्रतिदिन 11 हजार ट्रेनें चलाती है। 3. भारतीय रेल देश के सबसे लंबे सुरंग से भी गुजरती है। जम्मू-कश्मीर के “पीर पांजल […]

The novel plan for the introduction of a rail system?


As Per The NEWS of “I Love India” Transformed the whole history of India. This innovative plan was first proposed in 1832; however no auxiliary actions were taken for over a decade. In the year 1844, private entrepreneurs were allowed to launch a rail system by Lord Hardinge, who was the Governor-General of India. By […]

When was the first train run ?

A replica of Locomotion makes its way through Stockton for the 100th anniversary of the Stockton and Darlington Railway in 1925

As Per The NEWS of “Irfca” By the word run a train we mean a vehicle with motive power running on metal rails. ” The Stockholm and Darlington Railway” (1825) is recognised as the starting of railway age, because they were the first “Railway” to use a steam locomotive and iron rails to haul a […]

Rail Transport in India began in the Mid-Nineteenth Century.


As Per The NEWS of “En Wikipedia” Prior to 1850, there were no railway lines in the country. This changed with the first railway in 1853. Railways were gradually developed, for a short while by the British East India Company and subsequently by the Colonial British Government, primarily to transport troops for their numerous wars, […]