The word railroad is a noun. Railroad means (1) a line of track providing a runway for wheels, (2) line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a railway system.
Railroad is also a verb that means (1) transport by railroad, (2) supply with railroad lines, (3) compel by coercion, threats, or crude means.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word railroad.
Browse this passenger railroad directory for information about passenger railroad companies in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a sleek passenger train at a railroad station.
Visit this railroad directory for information about railroad companies and service providers in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a vintage railroad steam engine.
Browse this railroad cars manufacturer directory for information about railroad car manufacturers in the United States. The photo on this page shows a box car in a railroad freight yard.
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The following articles provide recent railroad-related news.
U.S. passenger railroad service Amtrak said on Tuesday it needs a further $1.475 billion bailout and disclosed plans to cut its workforce by up to 20% in the coming budget year.
Reuters. Tuesday, 26 May 2020 19:29:12 -0400.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - New Mexico's most populous county has been awarded a $4.6 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Railroad Administration for rail infrastructure and safety improvements. ...
Washington Times. Thursday, 05 Mar 2020 00:02:34 -0500.
The following pages provide more extensive railroad news.