Train Archive

Railway Map of Cape Colony (1910)

By |September 23rd, 2014|

Railway Map of Bohemia (1883)

By |July 11th, 2014|

Stamps of Switzerland & Russia: Railway Clocks (2014)

By |July 4th, 2014|

Railway Map of Western Australia (1909)

By |June 21st, 2014|

Stamps of France: International Railway Congress (1937)

By |June 7th, 2014|

Stamps of Great Britain: Classic Locomotives of Wales (2014)

By |February 25th, 2014|

Famous Train Journeys (1992)

By |January 23rd, 2014|

Japan 1964 bullet train issue

Stamps of Italy: International Railway Congress (1975)

By |January 4th, 2014|


Transvaal Railway Map (1899)

By |November 26th, 2013|

Stamps of Algeria: Transport Issue (2013)

By |November 1st, 2013|


Stamps of Jersey: Railway Booklet III (2009)

By |September 6th, 2013|


Stamps of Belarus: 150th Anniversary of Belarusian Railways (2012)

By |August 31st, 2013|


Video: NSWGR Travelling Post Office (1985)

By |August 30th, 2013|


Stamps of Germany: German Railway Centenary Issue (1935)

By |August 25th, 2013|


China’s Train Post Offices – Modern Chinese TPO Postal Markings

By |June 22nd, 2013|

The following rare account of Chinese TPOs by Chu Tong was first published in 1983.

By Rail in Japan (1898)

By |April 15th, 2013|

Originally published in "The Railway Magazine" in March 1898, this article gives a fascinating insight into railway activities and life in Japan at the close of the nineteenth century.

Fun with Stamps: How the Post is Carried Now (1958)

By |March 29th, 2013|


US Railroad Post Office Postcard

By |March 3rd, 2013|

The Railroad Post Office cars were fixtures on many U.S. passenger trains from the 1860s through 1967.