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Reports & letters on light narrow gauge railways

G. Laidlaw

Reports & letters on light narrow gauge railways

by G. Laidlaw

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Published by Globe Printing Co. in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Narrow gauge railroads.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sir Charles Fox and son, John Edward Boyd, C. Phil, Major Adelskold, and Mr. Fitzgibbon ; with remarks on the advantages to be derived by the counties of Bruce, Grey, Victoria, Ontario, and parts of other counties, from direct railway communication with Toronto ; also, a report on the cordwood trade on the European and North American railroads, by the general superintendent ; compiled by G. Laidlaw. --
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF675 .L18
    The Physical Object
    Pagination69 p. :
    Number of Pages69
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18117325M

    Reports & Letters on Light Narrow-Gauge Railways By Sir Charles Fox and Son, M.I.C.E., John Edward Boyd, M.I.C.E., C. Phil, M.I.C.E., Major Adelskold. Reviewed by Grahame Boyes in J. Rly Canal Hist. Soc, () []: This book fills an important gap by concentrating on the ROD's 'broad' (i.e. standard) gauge operations, rather than the tactical narrow-gauge lines that have received most attention. Although the first Railway Company of Royal Engineers landed in France within days of the.

    KURDUWADI WORKSHOP was established in by the Barsi Light Railway for Repair of Narrow Gauge locomotives. It became a part of Central Railway in During the restructuring of Zonal Railways, the Workshop was transferred to South Central Railway in and remained with them till Examples of gauge railways are seen all over the world such as in Chile, in Sweden, in the English Indies, and in other points, which would be too numerous to list. But, especially in South Africa, where the Otavi Mining Society is building a kilometer line, which is considered the longest in the world regarding narrow-gauge railways”.

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