These make it possible to extend the track and make it go in another direction. The foundations to every railway set. Select some extra pieces to extend your current track. The Original Wooden Railway! BRIO created the first wooden railway in 1958. Since then weâ€™ve built up the worldâ€™s largest range of wooden railway items. Our modular system offers endless layout possibilities and endless fun. The tracks are crafted from the highest quality beech wood, making them durable for years to come. These items are compatible with the BRIO Railway System. Ages 3+.