Why it's the best!
Advantages and Advantages!
The railroad is critical to a countries development of Trade, Industry, and Commerce. It also transported goods long distances that are not easily transported by boat or wagon. Railroad transportation is also much more safer than any other transportation, because it is not easily broken and brake down or derailing is at a minimum chance.
The railroad also has some disadvantages like the cost of the railroad is pretty high in the 1800's. Also it takes a lot of work to keeps the train going and the pollution it produces damages our atmosphere destroying it. The train also can't always be on time do to the inflexibility of the rout timing and other trains routs in the way.