The Maglev Train
by Daniel Zhou, grade 2
1902-First magnetic train invented by Alfred Zehden of Germany.
1959-Design for first magnetic train made.
1979-First magnetic train built in Hamburg, Germany. (it was closed three months later)
1984-First magnetic train that people can ride built in Birmingham, England. (it was closed in 1995)
More Maglev (magnetic levitation) trains were made and closed.
2004-First high-speed maglev train that people can ride on opened in Shanghai, China.