Rail History

What the Victorians did for us  
Bad railways? Blame it on the 1950s  
The Taff Vale Judgement  
A brief history of UK railways  
Airline Seats  
Cuttings File  
Interesting Articles  
Right diagnosis - wrong treatment  
British Rail nationalisation  
History of the West Coast Main Line  
The uneducatedness of the steam engine pioneers  
A real person writes  
In the news  
So, how good was the railway a 100 years ago?  
The Trans-continental  
Tonight, 8pm Channel Four  
A historic building  
Joyce's World of Transport Eclectica  
Railways came out of the mines  
The British state has never been very good at interfering in the railways  
Grouping  
How important were the Parliamentary Acts in the building of railways?  
 IN BRIEF

This is a list of category archives from the In Brief section

Air - Low Cost Airlines (15)
Air Concorde (1)
Air Miscellany (22)
Air Safety (9)
Air Traffic Control (1)
Airline Seating (1)
Airport Expansion (1)
Australian Railways (1)
Blogging (1)
British Rail Privatisation (13)
Buses and Jitneys (14)
Channel Tunnel (10)
Channel Tunnel Rail Link (1)
Christian Wolmar (1)
Compulsory Purchase (7)
Connex (1)
Corporate Manslaughter (1)
Crossrail (5)
Cycling (5)
European Union (7)
Eurostar (5)
Fares and Ticketing (7)
Ferries (1)
Fragmentation (8)
Frivolity (2)
General Points (not just transport) (2)
HSE (2)
Industrial Relations (11)
Inter-modal competition (1)
Links (2)
London Congestion Charging (19)
London Underground (8)
LU PPP (2)
Nationalisation (1)
New Trains (3)
Planning (5)
Pollution (11)
Positive Externalities (3)
Potters Bar Crash (3)
Rail Crime (3)
Rail Delays (5)
Rail Economics (3)
Rail Franchising (6)
Rail General (10)
Rail History (3)
Rail Maintenance (2)
Rail Maintenance - Jarvis (4)
Rail Miscellany (33)
Rail Regulator (9)
Rail Review (9)
Rail Safety (9)
Railtrack/Network Rail (17)
Railways - Australia (2)
Railways - Germany (2)
Railways - Ireland (1)
Railways - Japan (5)
Railways - Other (8)
Railways - US (6)
Road - Speed Cameras (20)
Road General (11)
Road Miscellany (42)
Road Pricing (16)
Road Privatisation (5)
Road Safety (43)
Roads - Car Parks (3)
Roads - M6 Toll (3)
Roads - Parking (5)
Scottish Railways (1)
Shipping (1)
SRA (8)
Statistics Scandal (2)
Staying Put (1)
Subsidy (1)
Taxis (3)
Terrorism & Security (7)
Trams (6)
Transport and Disability (5)
Transport Crime (1)
Transport General (14)
Transport Miscellany (22)
Ufton Nervet Crash (2)
UK Train Operators (5)
Virgin (3)