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SMS Dresden, one of the German ships at the Battle of the Falkland Islands 8th December 1914 http://www.britishbattles.com/battle-of-the-falkland-islands/

SMS Dresden, German light cruiser at the Battle of the Falkland Islands on December 1914

SMS Odin was the lead ship of her class of coastal defense ships built  by the Kaiserliche Werft Danzig shipyard between 1893 and 1896. Armed with a main battery of three 24cm guns. She served in the German fleet throughout the 1890s and was rebuilt in 1901–1903. She served in the VI Battle Squadron in 1914, but saw no action. Odin was demobilized in 1915 and used as a tender thereafter. After the war, she was rebuilt as a merchant ship and served in this capacity until 1935.

SMS Odin was the lead ship of her class of coastal defense ships built by the…

SMS Kaiser Friedrich III ("His Majesty's Ship Emperor Frederick III")[a] was the lead ship of the Kaiser Friedrich III class of pre-dreadnought battleships. She was laid down at the Kaiserliche Werft in Wilhelmshaven in 1895, and finished in October 1898. The ship was armed with a main battery of four 24-centimeter (9.4 in) guns in two twin gun turrets.

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(1893)^ - Photograph of the first passengers of Professor S.C. Lowe's dramatic Mount Lowe Railway, July 4, 1893. There are a couple of dozen people in the rail car (number "9") which is headed toward the camera on the circular bridge. The trestle structure is visible below the rails. The hotel on the mountaintop is visible at left as is the rail approach to the hotel.  (near L.A.)

A Mount Lowe Railway observation car traverses Circular Bridge on July San Gabriel Mountains, California

1890 Darjeeling Himalayan Railway - Commonly Knows As The Darjeeling Toy Train   The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway also known as the Toy Train is a 2 ft (610 mm) narrow gauge railway that runs between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling in the Indian state of West Bengal India. Built between 1879 and 1881 the railway is about 78 kilometres (48 mi) long. Its elevation level varies from about 100 metres (328 ft) at New Jalpaiguri to about 2200 metres (7218 ft) at Darjeeling. Four modern diesel…

The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, also known as the “Toy Train”, is a 2 ft mm) narrow gauge railway that runs between New Jalpaiguri.

12 in German battleship SMS Kaiser in 1915: lead ship of her class, she fought at Jutland the following year, suffering one hit and negligible damage.  Scuttled with the bulk of the High a Seas Fleet at Scapa Flow in June 1919, her wreck was raised and broken up over 1929 - 30.

12 in German battleship SMS Kaiser in lead ship of her class, she fought…

German light cruiser SMS Konigsberg - sunk in the Rufiji delta (now part of Tanzania) in 1915 in a celebrated episode that involved aerial spotting for British naval gunfire.

German light cruiser SMS Konigsberg - sunk in the Rufiji delta (now part of Tanzania) in 1915 in a celebrated episode that involved aerial spotting for British naval gunfire.

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