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Railroad Tracks Then And Now
165thspc
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Kentucky, United States
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Posted: Sunday, September 13, 2020 - 06:16 AM UTC
That looks like we are now off to a very good start.
Some good information there!
barkingdigger
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Posted: Sunday, September 13, 2020 - 07:30 AM UTC

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US crossties are "sleepers" in Europe (though perhaps not universally)


Definitely not, as most of Europe does not speak English...
Every language has different name for those parts. I guess the names you give as European are British English ones.



From my experience most Europeans speak English - as a second/third/fourth language - better than many folks here in England!
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Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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Posted: Friday, September 18, 2020 - 08:31 AM UTC
This is Cologne in 2018 showing both concrete and wooden Schwellen

Historical site Zollverein