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Narrow Gauge

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This article discusses the history and economic importance of narrow gauge railroads in North Carolina. Narrow gauge railroads were less costly to build than standard railroads and made use of smaller, lighter steam engines. These types of railroads were perfect for difficult or mountainous terrain.
The State (NoCar F 251 S77), Vol. 45 Issue 11, April 1978, p14-16, il