Steam Train Sound Effects

Steam Train Sound Clip Library

A collection of rare Royal Hudson 4-6-4 steam train sound fx, including steam blasts, whistles, chugging onboard engine recordings, and clattering riding locomotive takes.

  • 39 sound clips (track list).
  • 48 kHz, 24-bit stereo WAV files.
  • 281.4 megabytes.
  • Professionally recorded, expertly mastered, and lovingly curated.
  • Instant, secure download.
  • Includes 3 formats of bonus metadata : Soundminer (19+), BWAV, MacOS Spotlight.
  • Also includes spec sheet with history, recording information, photos, and vehicle data.




Read more about this collection in the sound library announcement blog post.

Steam Train Sound Effects Includes:

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  • Steam train idle with bell
  • Steam train idle with bell, steam blasts and depart
  • Steam train idle with steam blasts x3
  • Steam train riding and chugging heavily and accelearting steadily
  • Steam train riding and chugging heavily and fast
  • Steam train riding and chugging heavily and steadily in a loop
  • Steam train riding at the engine with a rhythmic rail clatter with a constant sizzle, loop
  • Steam train riding between cars with a metal clatter and rail noise, loop
  • Steam train riding between cars with metal clatter
  • Steam train riding between cars with metal clatter in a loop
  • Steam train riding in reverse with steam and bells
  • Steam train riding in the engine with rail clatter and whistles
  • Steam train riding in the engine with rail clatter in a loop
  • Steam train riding in the engine with rail clatter, constant with a sizzle
  • Steam train riding in the engine with rail clatter, constant with a sizzle and accelerating
  • Steam train riding in the engine with rail clatter, constant, loop
  • Steam train riding in the engine with rail clatter, slow and heavy
  • Steam train riding onboard with medium distant chugging with rail clatter
  • Steam train riding slowly with a rail grind
  • Steam train riding steadily with a metal squeal
  • Steam train riding steadily with metal clatter and growing steam
  • Steam train riding with a whistle
  • Steam train riding with chugging, steam chuffs and rail clatter
  • Steam train riding with chugging, steam chuffs and rail clatter and bell
  • Steam train riding with chugging, steam chuffs and rail clatter and squeals
  • Steam train riding with chugging, steam chuffs and rail clatter and squeals in a loop
  • Steam train steam blast long and strong
  • Steam train steam blasts rhythmic while moving, loop
  • Steam train whistle from the engine perspective, breathy
  • Steam train whistle from the engine perspective, short
  • Steam train whistle from the engine perspective, short x2
  • Steam train whistle from the engine perspective, short, long, toot
  • Steam train whistle from the engine perspective, slow and classic
  • Steam train whistle from the engine perspective, tentative
  • Steam train whistle from the engine perspective, tired
  • Steam train whistle from the engine perspective, x2 perky
  • Steam train whistle, interior perspective
  • Steam train whistle, short, short, long
  • Steam train whistle, short, short, long, some steam


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