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Nairobi Railway Museum in Nairobi, Kenya

The construction of the so-called "lunatic line," or Uganda Railway, began in 1896 from Mombasa on the Kenyan coast and finally reached Kisumu on the eastern shore of Lake Victoria in 1901, costing an estimated four lives for every mile of track laid along the way—including some deaths infamously caused by a pair of man-eating lions on the Tsavo plains. Today, in the centre of Kenya’s capital city, the Nairobi Railway Museum is dedicated to the history of the country's rail network.
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