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In 1830 the first steam-powered train ran in the United States. By 1840 there was about 3000 miles of train tracks. During the Civil War Abraham Lincoln took advantage of the rail system by using the train to transports good and soldiers to the war.
Locomotive No. 3 was built in 1882 by Dubs & Company in Glasgow, Scotland for the Canadian Pacific Railway. It has undergone a complete frame-off overhaul, including the manufacture of a new boiler. The boiler is still fired by coal.
Steam trains by Gabriela Insuratelu, via Dreamstime.