Development of the Railway: Then and Now

development of the railway then and now

There are currently over 9,800 miles of railway in the UK, carrying over 1.5 billion passengers per year. The growth of rail within the UK has been exponential since the 1800s and it’s set to continue with the launch of additional major routes such as HS2.


Our friends at Viking Extrusions have created a great infographic that looks into the development of railways and rolling stock technology over the years. Take a look below:


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