In different parts of the world Metro systems are also known as the underground, the subway or the tube.Rail systems with specific construction issues operating on a segregated guideway (e.g.
It operates on separate rights-of-way from which all other vehicular and foot traffic are excluded (i.e. It uses sophisticated signaling systems, and high platform loading.
Originally, the term rapid transit was used in the 1800s to describe new forms of quick urban public transportation that had a right-of-way separated from street traffic.
This set rapid transit apart from horsecars, trams, streetcars, omnibuses, and other forms of public transport.
Though the term was almost always used to describe rail transportation, other forms of transit were sometimes described by their proponents as rapid transit, including local ferries in some cases.
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