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Railroad
Rail transport
Rail transport
is a means of transferring of passengers and goods on wheeled vehicles running on rails, also known as tracks. It is also commonly referred to as train transport. In contrast to road transport, where vehicles run on a prepared flat surface, rail vehicles (rolling stock) are directionally guided by the tracks on which they run. Tracks usually consist of steel rails, installed on ties (sleepers) and ballast, on which the rolling stock, usually fitted with metal wheels, moves
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Mode Of Transport
Mode of transport
Mode of transport
is a term used to distinguish substantially different ways to perform. The different modes of transport are air, water, and land transport, which includes rail, road and off-road transport. Other modes also exist, including pipelines, cable transport, and space transport. Human-powered transport
Human-powered transport
and animal-powered transport are sometimes regarded as their own mode, but these normally also fall into the other categories. In general, transportation is used for the movement of people, animals, and other things. Each mode of transport has a fundamentally different technological solution, and some require a separate environment
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Narvik
 Narvik (help·info) (Norwegian) or Áhkanjárga (Northern Sami)[2] is the third-largest town and municipality in Nordland county, Norway
Norway
by population. The administrative centre of the municipality is the town of Narvik. Other villages in the municipality include Ankenesstranda, Beisfjord, Bjerkvik, Bjørnfjell, Elvegård, Skjomen, Håkvik, Hergot, Straumsnes, and Vidrek. The Elvegårdsmoen army camp is located near Bjerkvik. Narvik
Narvik
is located on the shores of the Ofotfjorden. The municipality is part of the traditional district of Ofoten
Ofoten
of Northern Norway, inside the Arctic Circle
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Pwllheli
Pwllheli
Pwllheli
(Welsh pronunciation: [pʊɬˈhɛlɪ]) is a community and the main market town of the Llŷn Peninsula
Llŷn Peninsula
(Welsh: Penrhyn Llŷn) in Gwynedd, north-western Wales. It had a population of 4,076 in 2011[1] of whom a large proportion, 81%, are Welsh speaking.[2] Pwllheli
Pwllheli
is the place where Plaid Cymru
Plaid Cymru
was founded
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London
London
London
(/ˈlʌndən/ ( listen)) is the capital and most populous city of England
England
and the United Kingdom.[7][8] Standing on the River Thames
River Thames
in the south east of the island of Great Britain, London has been a major settlement for two millennia. It was founded by the Romans, who named it Londinium.[9] London's ancient core, the City of London, largely retains its 1.12-square-mile (2.9 km2) medieval boundaries
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GWR 7800 Class
The Great Western Railway (GWR) 7800 Class or Manor Class is a class of 4-6-0 steam locomotive. They were designed as a lighter version of the GWR Grange Class, giving them a wider Route Availability. Like the 'Granges', the 'Manors' used parts from the GWR 4300 Class Moguls but just on the first batch of twenty. Twenty were built between 1938 and 1939, with British Railways adding a further 10 in 1950. They were named after Manors in the area covered by the Great Western Railway. Nine are preserved.Contents1 Background 2 Building 3 Performance 4 Use 5 Withdrawal and preservation 6 Operation in preservation 7 Locomotives 8 Details 9 Models 10 References 11 External linksBackground[edit] Although successful mixed traffic designs, neither the Hall nor the Grange 4-6-0 classes were able to cover the full range of duties previously undertaken by the 4300 Class 2-6-0 locomotives due to their ‘red’ weight classification
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Aviation
Aviation
Aviation
is the practical aspect or art of aeronautics, being the design, development, production, operation and use of aircraft, especially heavier-than-air aircraft.Contents1 Etymology 2 History2.1 Early beginnings 2.2 Lighter than air 2.3 Heavier than air3 Operations of aircraft3.1 Civil aviation3.1.1 Air transport 3.1.2 General aviation3.2 Military aviation3.2.1 Types of military aviation3.3 Air safety4
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Sweden
Coordinates: 63°N 16°E / 63°N 16°E / 63; 16Kingdom of Sweden Konungariket Sverige[a]FlagGreater coat of armsMotto: (royal) "För Sverige – i tiden"[a] "For Sweden
Sweden
– With the Times"[1]Anthem: Du gamla, Du fria[b] Thou ancient, thou freeRoyal anthem: Kungssången Song of the KingLocation of  Sweden  (dark green) – in Europe  (green & dark grey) – in the European Union  (green)  –  [Legend]Capital and largest city Stockholm 59°21′N 18°4′E / 59.350°N 18.067°E / 59.35
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Malmö
Malmö
Malmö
(IPA: /ˈmælmoʊ, ˈmɑːlmoʊ/; Swedish pronunciation: [²malːmøː] ( listen); Danish: Malmø)[5] is the capital and largest city of the Swedish county of Scania. The metropolis is a gamma world city (as listed by the GaWC) and is the third-largest city in Sweden, after Stockholm
Stockholm
and Gothenburg, and the sixth-largest city in Scandinavia, with a population of above 300,000.[6] The Malmö
Malmö
Metropolitan Region is home to 700,000 people,[7] and the Øresund
Øresund
Region, which includes Malmö, is home to 3.9 million people.[8] Malmö
Malmö
was one of the earliest and most industrialized towns of Scandinavia, but it struggled with the adaptation to post-industrialism
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Norway
Indigenous status:Sami[3]Minority status:[4]Jewish Traveller Forest Finn Romani KvenReligion LutheranDemonym Norwegian (Nordmann)Government Unitary parliamentary constitutional monarchy• MonarchHarald V• Prime MinisterErna Solberg• President of the StortingTone W. Trøen• Chief JusticeToril Marie ØieLegislature StortingHistory• State established prior unification872• Norwegian Empire (Greatest indep
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Cable Transport
Cable transport
Cable transport
is a broad class of transport modes that have cables as the foundation for transporting things or people, often in vehicles called cable cars. The cable may be driven or passive; items may be moved by pulling, sliding, sailing, or by drives within the object being moved on cableways
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Outline Of Animal-powered Transport
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to animal-powered transport: Animal-powered transport – broad category of the human use of non-human working animals (also known as "beasts of burden") for the movement of people and goods
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Human-powered Transport
Human-powered transport
Human-powered transport
is the transport of person(s) and/or goods using human muscle power. Like animal-powered transport, human-powered transport has existed since time immemorial in the form of walking, running and swimming. Modern technology has allowed machines to enhance human-power. Although motorization has increased speed and load capacity, many forms of human-powered transport remain popular for reasons of lower cost, leisure, physical exercise and environmentalism
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Spaceflight
Spaceflight
Spaceflight
(also written space flight) is ballistic flight into or through outer space. Spaceflight
Spaceflight
can occur with spacecraft with or without humans on board. Examples of human spaceflight include the U.S. Apollo Moon
Moon
landing and Space Shuttle
Space Shuttle
programs and the Russian Soyuz program, as well as the ongoing International Space Station. Examples of unmanned spaceflight include space probes that leave Earth orbit, as well as satellites in orbit around Earth, such as communications satellites
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Road Transport
Road
Road
transport (British English) or road transportation (American English) is transport using roads. Transport
Transport
on roads can be roughly grouped into the transportation of goods and transportation of people. In many countries licensing requirements and safety regulations ensure a separation of the two industries. Movement along roads may be by bike or automobile, truck, or by animal such as horse or oxen. Standard networks of roads were adopted by Romans, Persians, Aztec, and other early societies. Cargo
Cargo
may be transported by trucking companies, while passengers may be transported via mass transit. Commonly defined features of modern roads include defined lanes and signage
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History Of Transport
Transport
Transport
or transportation is the movement of humans, animals and goods from one location to another. Modes of transport
Modes of transport
include air, land (rail and road), water, cable, pipeline and space. The field can be divided into infrastructure, vehicles and operations. Transport
Transport
is important because it enables trade between people, which is essential for the development of civilizations. Transport
Transport
infrastructure consists of the fixed installations including roads, railways, airways, waterways, canals and pipelines and terminals such as airports, railway stations, bus stations, warehouses, trucking terminals, refueling depots (including fueling docks and fuel stations) and seaports
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