1892: The Boynton Bicycle Railway

“In 1892 the Boynton Bicycle Railway was built in Long Island. This railroad ran on a single rail at ground level, with an overhead stabilising rail. The railway operated for only two years, but the design was adopted elsewhere.”

- Wikipedia

 

Sources 1. The Bowery Boys, 2, 3. Arrts Archives, 4. Illiana Garden Railway Society, 5. Douglas Self, 6. Cigar Box Labels

One Response

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.