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Polaris (train)

The Polaris was a design of locomotive-hauled train designed in concept form by CSRE Ltd. The train was inspired by the British Rail InterCity 125, and was intended to have a top speed of 140 mph. The locomotive hauled trains would have had two p ...

Coaches of the Great Western Railway

The passenger coaches of the Great Western Railway were many and varied, ranging from four and six-wheeled vehicles for the original broad gauge line of 1838, through to bogie coaches up to 70 feet long which were in service through to 1947. Vacu ...

GWR Autocoach

The GWR Autocoach is a type of coach that was used by the Great Western Railway for push-pull trains powered by a steam locomotive. The distinguishing design feature of an autocoach is the driving cab at one end, allowing the driver to control th ...

GWR Siphon

The GWR, being a railway system which served the rural and highly agricultural West of England and South Wales, had a resultant large requirement to transport milk in volume. Post grouping in 1923, of the 282 million gallons of milk transported b ...

GWR Super Saloons

The Great Western Railway Super Saloons were eight railway carriages developed to service the boat train traffic from London to Plymouth. Built to the maximum loading gauge to be more opulent than the rival Pullman Company coaches offered by riva ...

Etherly, Illinois

Etherly was a town located in Knox County, Illinois, south of Victoria. The town was a "company town:" a community that was the home of miners working the surrounding coal mines. The mining companies in the area went out of business in the early ...

Aflex, Kentucky

A post office called Aflex was established in 1916, and remained in operation until 1988. The community derives its name from A. F. Leckie, a businessperson in the coal-mining industry.

Ages, Kentucky

A post office called "Ages" was established in 1892, and the post office removed to Brookside, Kentucky and its name changed to "Ages-Brookside" in 1975. The community takes its name from nearby Ages Creek. The community was listed by the U.S. Ce ...

Allegheny, Kentucky

Allegheny was an unincorporated community and coal town in Pike County, Kentucky, United States. The coal works are no longer active and the site of the former community is now a ghost town.

Altro, Kentucky

Altro is an unincorporated community and coal town in Breathitt County, Kentucky, United States. Their post office closed in 1994. Altro is on the North Fork of the Kentucky RIver.

Arjay Coal Camp, Kentucky

Arjay is an unincorporated community and coal town in Bell County, Kentucky, United States. Arjay is located on Kentucky Route 66 4 miles northeast of Pineville. Arjay has a post office with ZIP code 40902, which opened on February 23, 1911. The ...

Artemus, Kentucky

Artemus is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Knox County, Kentucky, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census the population was 590.

Auxier, Kentucky

Auxier is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Floyd County, Kentucky, United States. The 2010 United States Census reported that Auxiers population was 669, of which 661 persons were white and 2 persons were black.

Bardo, Kentucky

A post office was established at Bardo in 1929, and remained in operation until 1963. The name is derived from Bordeaux, France, according to local history.

Beauty, Kentucky

Beauty is an unincorporated community in Martin County, Kentucky, United States. During the early 1920s the community was the home of the Himler Coal Company, a cooperative mining venture conducted by a group of Hungarian immigrants.

Beverly, Kentucky

Beverly is an unincorporated community in Bell County, Kentucky, United States. It was also known as Nuckles and Red Bird which was a coal town. Its post office is closed.

Black Star Coal Camp, Kentucky

Black Star Coal Camp is an unincorporated community and coal town in Harlan County, Kentucky, United States. Kentucky state legislator Rick Nelson was born here.

Brookside, Kentucky

Brookside is an unincorporated community and coal town in Harlan County, Kentucky, United States. A post office called Brookside was established in 1930, and the name was changed to Ages-Brookside in 1975.

Burdine, Kentucky

Burdine is an unincorporated community and coal town in Letcher County, Kentucky, United States. Their post office operated in Burdine from 1907 to 1911.

Burnwell, Kentucky

On 4 September 1990, at 3:45 PM, a meteorite fell through the porch of Arthur and Frances Pegg frightening a horse and a goat. The weight of the stone was 1504 grams and it was officially named "Burnwell". The meteorite was classified as an ordin ...

Bypro, Kentucky

Bypro is an unincorporated community and coal town in Floyd County, Kentucky, United States. Their post office closed in 2004. It was also known as Coal.

Caney, Kentucky

Caney is an unincorporated community and coal town in Morgan County, Kentucky, United States. It lies along Route 191 south of the city of West Liberty, the county seat of Morgan County. Its elevation is 869 feet.

Cannel City, Kentucky

Cannel City is an unincorporated community in Morgan County, Kentucky, United States. It lies along Route 191 south of the city of West Liberty, the county seat of Morgan County. In 1901, the Ohio and Kentucky railway tracks were laid through the ...

Cawood, Kentucky

Cawood is a census-designated place and coal town in Harlan County, Kentucky, United States. The population was 731 at the 2010 census. A post office in Cawood was established in 1890 by Wilson S. Hensley, whose ancestor is said to have been one ...

Chevrolet, Kentucky

A post office called Chevrolet was established in 1918, and remained in operation until 1992. The community was named after the Chevrolet Series 490, the first car seen on local roads. A 1935 newspaper account reported the town had 800 inhabitant ...

Christopher, Kentucky

Christopher is an unincorporated community and coal town in Perry County, Kentucky, United States. Their Post Office has been closed. A post office was established in 1914 in the community then called Douglas. Douglas was renamed Christopher in 1 ...

Clemons, Kentucky

Clemons is an unincorporated community and coal town in Perry County, Kentucky, United States. Their Post Office has been closed. Sgt. Woodrow W. Shepherd who was killed in action at the Battle of Iwo Jima is buried in the Shepherd Family Cemeter ...

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