Extreme Railways

Channel 5 - Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways - On the Xmas Express (2016)

Channel 5 - Chris Tarrant: Extreme Railways - On the Xmas Express (2016)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3041 Kbps | 43mn 43s | 1012 MiB
Audio: English AAC 190 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

In this special Christmas edition of his train-based travelogue series, Chris Tarrant heads across Scandinavia on an epic journey from the beautiful southern fjords to Europe's most northerly passenger station at Narvik, where British warships won a famous victory during the Second World War, while also squeezing in a chat with a certain white-bearded gentleman. This is series 3 episode 5.

Channel 5 - Extreme Railways (2012)  Video

Posted by Polik88 at Dec. 25, 2012
Channel 5 - Extreme Railways (2012)

Channel 5 - Extreme Railways (2012)
PDTV | English | MKV (H264) 25.000 fps 1652 Kbps | 832x468 | AAC 128 Kbps 48.0 khz | 3x45mn | 3x533 MB
Genre: Documentary

Chris Tarrant takes a series of extreme railway journeys across the world's toughest terrains.
Channel 5 - Chris Tarrant Extreme Railway Journeys: Series 2 (2015)

Channel 5 - Chris Tarrant Extreme Railway Journeys: Series 2 (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MKV/x264 @ 3000 Kbps | 6x43mn | Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None | 6x975 MB
Genre: Documentary

In this second series. TV and radio presenter Chris Tarrant journeys by rail through some of the world's most challenging terrain,

Channel 5 - Railways that Built Britain With Chris Tarrant (2017)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Feb. 28, 2017
Channel 5 - Railways that Built Britain With Chris Tarrant (2017)

Channel 5 - Railways that Built Britain With Chris Tarrant (2017)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 2128 Kbps | 3x~43min | 2.27 GiB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Chris Tarrant examines how trains transformed the nation and shaped modern Britain.

BBC - The Golden Age of Steam Railways (2012)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Sept. 14, 2016
BBC - The Golden Age of Steam Railways (2012)

BBC - The Golden Age of Steam Railways (2012)
PDTV | 832 x 468 | .MKV/AVC @ 1437 Kbps | 2x~59mn | 1.27 GB
Audio: English AAC 128 Kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Home movies help tell the story of how bands of volunteers got together to save some of Britain's railway tracks and the steam engines that ran on them.

BBC - Indian Hill Railways (2010)  Video

Posted by notbanned at March 21, 2016
BBC - Indian Hill Railways (2010)

BBC - Indian Hill Railways (2010)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3274 Kbps | 3x~58min | 4.21 GiB
Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

From the Himalayas in the north to the Nilgiris in the south - for a hundred years these little trains have climbed through the clouds and into the wonderful world of Indian hill railways.
Computers in Railways XII: Computer System Design and Operation in Railways and Other Transit Systems (repost)

B. Ning, "Computers in Railways XII: Computer System Design and Operation in Railways and Other Transit Systems"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 1845644689 | 1024 pages | PDF | 22,1 MB

BBC - India's Frontier Railways (2015)  Video

Posted by notbanned at April 3, 2015
BBC - India's Frontier Railways (2015)

BBC - India's Frontier Railways (2015)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MP4/AVC @ 3018 Kbps | 3x~58min | Audio: English AAC 149 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 3.91 GiB
Genre: Documentary

Three-part series about trains crossing borders in India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan, reconnecting families, cultures and history.

BBC - Railways of the Great War (2014)  Video

Posted by notbanned at Aug. 10, 2014
BBC - Railways of the Great War (2014)

BBC - Railways of the Great War (2014)
HDTV | 1280x720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3664 Kbps | 5x~28min | Audio: English AAC 128 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 3.52 GiB
Genre: Documentary | Historical

Michael Portillo examines the role of the railways in World War I. He finds out how the railways helped to precipitate a mechanised war, shaped how it was fought, conveyed millions to the trenches and bore witness to its end. Michael travels through Britain and northern Europe uncovering railway stories from the Great War.

Shadows in the Steam: The Haunted Railways of Britain  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Oct. 9, 2013
Shadows in the Steam: The Haunted Railways of Britain

David Brandon, Alan Brooke, "Shadows in the Steam: The Haunted Railways of Britain"
ISBN: 075245224X, 0752461842 | 2009 | EPUB | 192 pages | 7 MB