What is railroad train?

  • (noun): Public transport provided by a line of railway cars coupled together and drawn by a locomotive.
    Synonyms: train

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Bangor, Maine - Accidents, Natural Disasters and Infamous Incidents
1869 The Black Island Railroad Bridge north of Old Town, Maine collapsed under the weight of a Bangor and Piscataquis Railroad train, killing 3 crew and injuring 7–8 others. 1898 A Maine Central Railroad train crashed near Orono killing 2 and fatally injuring 4 ... The president of the railroad and his wife were also on board in a private car, but escaped injury ...

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