Austrian Narrow Gauge

Austrian Narrow Gauge

Austrian Narrow Gauge : Featuring Steam in the Alps

Author: John Organ

Publisher: Middleton Press (MD)

ISBN: 1904474047

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Page: 96

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Austrian Narrow Gauge : Featuring Steam in the Alps
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Railways or no Railways Narrow gauge v Broad gauge etc

Railways or no Railways  Narrow gauge     v  Broad gauge  etc

M. zon Nordling on the Fairlie System for the Austrian Railways . * Mr. Sullivan's
Report deals with two questions of very different natures : first , the advantage of
narrow gauge railways ; second , the adoption of the Fairlie engines . For many ...

Author: Robert Francis Fairlie

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ISBN: BL:A0021970767

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Narrow Gauge Railways of Europe

Narrow Gauge Railways of Europe

Author: Peter Christopher Allen

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105035197560

Category: Narrow gauge railroads

Page: 172

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Railways Or No Railways

Railways Or No Railways

Narrow Gauge, Economy with Efficiency. ... M . von Nordling on the Fairlie
System for the Austrian Railways . “ Mr . Sullivan ' s Report deals with two
questions of very different natures : first , the advantage of narrow gauge railways
; second ...

Author: Robert Francis Fairlie

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105035197222

Category: Narrow gauge railroads

Page: 147

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Austrian and Czechoslovak Lumber and Woodworking Industries

Austrian and Czechoslovak Lumber and Woodworking Industries

The capital amounts to 150,000,000 crowns , of which 12,000,000 crowns were
contributed from the Austrian Republic ... Being on the bank of the Danube , it can
take lumber loaded directly from the barges onto the narrow - gauge railway ...

Author: Carol H. Foster

Publisher:

ISBN: UIUC:30112104069866

Category: Lumber trade

Page: 16

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Military Trains and Railways

Military Trains and Railways

The austrians calculated that the new military lines might be long and would pass
through difficult mountain terrain, ... down to supply the belligerents. austria
constructed lengthy 70/76 cm narrow-gauge railroad with tunnels and bridges
from ...

Author: Jean-Denis Lepage

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 9781476667607

Category: History

Page: 216

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Featuring many detailed drawings, this history of military trains and railways from 1853 through 1953 describes how the railroad transformed the nature of warfare. Transport and logistics are discussed for armored trains, rail-borne artillery and armored combat vehicles, medical evacuation trains and draisines (light auxiliary vehicles such as handcars). The railroad's role in establishing European colonial empires in Asia and Africa is examined. Conflicts covered include the Boer Wars, the American Civil War, the Austro-Prussian War, the Franco-Prussian War, the Russo-Turkish War, World War I, the Finnish Civil War, the Spanish Civil War, World War II and the French Indochina War.
Categories: History

Northern Germany as Far as the Bavarian and Austrian Frontiers

Northern Germany as Far as the Bavarian and Austrian Frontiers

Beyond Bergen the railway crosses the narrow passage between the Grosse and
Kleine Jasmunder Bodden to ( 22 M. ) ... FROM ALTBFÄHR TO PUTBUS , BINZ ,
AND SELLIN , 33 M. , narrowgauge railway ( opened in 1896 ) in 4 hrs . ( fares to
 ...

Author: Karl Baedeker (Firm)

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HNNYA9

Category: Germany

Page: 442

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Round the World on the Narrow Gauge

Round the World on the Narrow Gauge

6 in . gauge line once belonging to B . R . from Welshpool to Llanfair — though
this is in no way in such a happy ... Most of the other Austrian narrow - gauge
lines , including the Pinzgauer Lokalbahn , have gone diesel but the little rack
railway ...

Author: Patrick Bruce Whitehouse

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015023079638

Category: Narrow gauge railroads

Page: 159

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The Electrical Engineer

The Electrical Engineer

Austrian Narrow Gauge Electric Locomotive . THE HE Vereinigte Elecktricitäts -
Actien Gesellschaft , of Vienna , formerly B. Egger & Co. , have recently built an
electric locomotive for the brewery of Dr. Schaup , of Zipf , Upper Austria (
between ...

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Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000055382700

Category: Electrical engineering

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Fodor s Vienna the Best of Austria

Fodor s Vienna   the Best of Austria

To drive on Austria's autobahn, youwill need a vignette,or sticker, available at
almostall service stations. A 10-day sticker costs ... to Mayrhofen in the Zillertal.
From Innsbruck,the narrow-gauge Stubaitalbahn runssouth to Telfes and
Fulpmes.

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides

Publisher: Fodor's Travel

ISBN: 9781101878675

Category: Travel

Page: 416

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Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for 80 years. With its old-world charm, musical heritage, and alpine landscapes, Vienna and Austria offer choices for every traveler. Previously an e-book and now a print book with up-to-the-minute detail, Fodor's Vienna & the Best of Austria captures the top experiences and attractions throughout the country, with intriguing features on tantalizing Austrian cuisine and wine, tips for finding the best ski resorts, and hikes in the pastoral Salzkammergut region. Vienna and Austria spring to life with classic experiences such as visiting Mozart's birthplace and touring the famous Schonbrunn Palace. This travel guide includes: · Dozens of maps · An 8-page color insert with a brief introduction and spectacular photos that capture the top experiences and attractions throughout Austria · Hundreds of hotel and restaurant recommendations, with Fodor's Choice designating our top picks · Multiple itineraries to explore the top attractions and what’s off the beaten path · Major sights such as Schonbrunn Palace, The Ringstrasse, MAK Museum, The Salzkammergut, and The Viennese Ball · Coverage of Vienna, Vienna Woods, Lake Neusiedl, The Danube River, Salzburg, Eastern Alps, Salzkammergut, Carthina, Graz, Innsbruck, Tyrol, and Vorarlberg
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Austria

Austria

Nostalgic narrow - gauge railways Unlike modern trains the steam trains of
yesteryear were mostly narrow gauge . Austria has a great many narrow - gauge
railways , including trams and mountain trains , which rail enthusiasts can use for
 ...

Author: Karl Baedeker

Publisher: Baedekers Guides

ISBN: UVA:X004478113

Category: Travel

Page: 618

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Quick and easy to consult, the principal features of interest are described in the main Sights From A To Z section, with each entry cross-referenced to the large folded map that completes this handy map and guide pack. Detailed background information sets the scene: facts and figures about the people, religion, climate and economy, its culture and history, plus a round-up of associated famous people. Special features, colour photographs, colour maps and plans are found throughout the book and the well-organized Practical Information section ensures you can make the most of your stay.
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Bulletin of the International Railway Association

Bulletin of the International Railway Association

For the Grisons canton the question is one of capital importance , because a
narrow gauge line could never be extended towards the east into the Tyrol and
Austria , and yet it is a matter of absolute necessity to build such a new line not
only in ...

Author: International Railway Association

Publisher:

ISBN: UIUC:30112117719879

Category: Railroads

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Monthly Bulletin

Monthly Bulletin

For the Grisons canton the question is one of capital importance, because a
narrow gauge line could never be extended towards the east into the Tyrol and
Austria, and yet it is a matter of absolute necessity to build such a new line not
only in ...

Author: International Railway Congress Association

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105215958013

Category: Railroads

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Bulletin of the International Railway Congress Association

Bulletin of the International Railway Congress Association

For the Grisons canton the question is one of capital importance , because a
narrow gauge line could never be extended towards the east into the Tyrol and
Austria , and yet it is a matter of absolute necessity to build such a new line not
only in ...

Author: International Railway Congress Association

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015077098179

Category: Railroads

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Bulletin of the International Railway Congress Association English Edition

Bulletin of the International Railway Congress Association  English Edition

For the Grisons canton the question is one of capital importance , because a
narrow gauge line could never be extended towards the east into the Tyrol and
Austria , and yet it is a matter of absolute necessity to build such a new line not
only in ...

Author: International Railway Congress Association

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B2859413

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Austria Including Hungary Transylvania Dalmatia and Bosnia

Austria  Including Hungary  Transylvania  Dalmatia  and Bosnia

The villa is adorned with portraits and statues of Austrian princes , weapons ,
reminiscences of the chase , etc. The small ... to ( 41/2 M. ) Au - Seewiesen , the
terminus of the Styrian NARROW - Gauge Railway to ( 14 M. ) Kapfenberg .
Beyond ...

Author: Karl Baedeker (Firm)

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HNNYAT

Category: Austria

Page: 468

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The First World War

The First World War

Germany and Austria-Hungary 1914-1918 Holger H. Herwig. oversee every
aspect of ... As a result, Austrian trains, whether narrow-gauge Alpine spurs or
double-track commuter lines, lumbered on at the speed of bicycles. Overly
cautious ...

Author: Holger H. Herwig

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781472510815

Category: History

Page: 496

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The Great War toppled four empires, cost the world 24 million dead, and sowed the seeds of another worldwide conflict 20 years later. This is the only book in the English language to offer comprehensive coverage of how Germany and Austria-Hungary, two of the key belligerents, conducted the war and what defeat meant to them. This new edition has been thoroughly updated throughout, including new developments in the historiography and, in particular, addressing new work on the cultural history of the war. This edition also includes: - New material on the domestic front, covering Austria-Hungary's internal political frictions and ethnic fissures - More on Austria-Hungary and Germany's position within the wider geopolitical framework - Increased coverage of the Eastern front The First World War: Germany and Austria-Hungary, 1914-1918 offers an authoritative and well-researched survey of the role of the Central powers that will be an invaluable text for all those studying the First World War and the development of modern warfare.
Categories: History

The Rough Guide to Austria

The Rough Guide to Austria

All resorts along the western shore are accessible by short hops on the
AttnangPuchheim to Stainach - Irdning railway . Gmunden can also be reached
on a privately operated narrow - gauge line from Vorchdorf - Eggenberg , which
you can ...

Author: Jonathan Bousfield

Publisher: Rough Guides

ISBN: 185828709X

Category: Travel

Page: 594

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Venture across every inch of this prosperous and stable central European country, from the cosmopolitan capital of Vienna--packed with cultural offerings and late-night musikcafes--to the awesome Alpine backwaters of the Tyrol or winemaking villages. Learn how to stretch your budget in what can be an expensive country to visit. 40 maps. color photos.
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The Modern Tramway

The Modern Tramway

It appears from the introduction that the Austrian 76 cm . gauge had its origin in
the English 2 ft . 6 in . , some narrow - gauge equipment used in the building of
the Suez Canal being used by military contractors to build * * temporary " lines ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: STANFORD:36105210091836

Category: Street-railroads

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Modern Tramway and Rapid Transit Review

Modern Tramway and Rapid Transit Review

Elfried Schmidt III MILLID numbers and dimensions , and a very interesting
section on ex - Austrian lines now in other ... 99 tion in which the authors describe
how the narrow gauge came to be used and why it continues , a section with a
map ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UCBK:C104658716

Category: Local transit

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