Trends in Transportation

Events

Richard Trevithick invented the first Train that worked

1804

The first public railway was established in the United States

1830

The railway from Liverpool to Manchester was establisished

1831

Robert Davidson Invented the first Electric Locomotive

1837

George Westinghouse invented the first automatic air brake

1872

The first electric London underground railway was established

1890

The U.S switched from a steam engine to diesel-electric power

1960