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The Bermuda Railway

“So you tell me that Bermuda used to have a railway?”

“Yes. Cars were banned so in 1931 they opened a railway instead.”

“But why didn’t they want any cars?”

“Tourists came for peace and quiet, and Bermudians were afraid that cars might drive them away...”

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These pages tell the story of the 22-mile-long railway that served Bermuda from 1931 to 1948.