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List of railway vehicles

The is a list of all types of vehicle that can be used on a railway, either specifically for running on the rails, or for maintenance or up-keep of a railway.



Contents

  • General classes of railway vehicle 1
  • Railway vehicles listed by usage 2
    • Traction vehicles or propelled cars 2.1
    • Passenger use 2.2
    • Freight use 2.3
      • Container use 2.3.1
      • Bulk freight 2.3.2
      • Specialist use 2.3.3
      • Multi-modal 2.3.4
    • Ancillary vehicles 2.4
    • Military use 2.5
    • Maintenance of way vehicles 2.6
  • Railway vehicles listed alphabetically 3
    • A 3.1
    • B 3.2
    • C 3.3
    • D 3.4
    • E 3.5
    • F 3.6
    • G 3.7
    • H 3.8
    • L 3.9
    • M 3.10
    • O 3.11
    • P 3.12
    • R 3.13
    • S 3.14
    • T 3.15
  • References 4

General classes of railway vehicle

Railway vehicles listed by usage

Traction vehicles or propelled cars

Passenger use

Freight use

Container use

Bulk freight

Specialist use

Multi-modal

Ancillary vehicles

Military use

Maintenance of way vehicles

Comboliner, used to align rails

Railway vehicles listed alphabetically

A

B

C

D

CNR derrick car (Sylvester Manufacturing Company, Kalamazoo Railway Supply Company. Mounted on a push car, pulled with a speeder or draisine.[2]

E

F

G

H

L

M

O

P

R

S

T

References

  1. ^ a b "General Code of Operating Rules: Section 5.12: Protection of Occupied Outfit Cars". Retrieved 2008-06-19. 
  2. ^ "Welcome to Saskrailmuseum.org". Contact Us. September 11, 2008. Retrieved 2008-10-03. 
  3. ^ Megafret
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