Rail bridges and the development of the SLGR, Sri Lanka — Ceylon Railways – A History

Railway Bridges and their maintenance in Sri Lanka References:   Dr A.M.A.C.S. Bandara (csbandara@eng. pdn.ac.lk) and Eng. Prof. P.B.R. Dissanayake (ranjith@eng.pdn.ac.lk) at the University of Peradeniya, The many working parts of a railway consist of complex but inter dependent components that include many features like: Locomotives >>>  Bridges Freight Trains for hauling goods Tunnels Gradients […]

Rail bridges and the development of the SLGR, Sri Lanka — Ceylon Railways – A History

January 31, 1846 Milwaukee Bridge War — Today in History

The skirmishes lasted, for weeks. No one was killed during the Milwaukee bridge War of 1845 though combatants on both sides, were injured. In the end even the hotheads had to admit it. The only path forward lay in unification.

January 31, 1846 Milwaukee Bridge War — Today in History