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Gold rush narrow gauge the story of the White Pass and Yukon Route. by Martin, Cy.

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Published by Trans-Anglo Books in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English


  • White Pass and Yukon railway

Book details:

LC ClassificationsTF25.W5 M3
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p.
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5754925M
ISBN 100870460013
LC Control Number71096823

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Built in during the Klondike Gold Rush, this narrow gauge railroad is an International Historic Civil Engineering Landmark. Experience the breathtaking panorama of mountains, glaciers, trestles & tunnels from the comfort of vintage train cars. Rail service between Skagway, Alaska, Fraser, BC, Carcross, Yukon, and Whitehorse, Yukon/5(K).   Gold rush narrow gauge: the story of the White Pass and Yukon Route Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item. Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Pages: Narrow Gauge Book Co-op is an independent, community-owned bookstore in the heart of Downtown Alamosa. Add tags for "Gold rush narrow gauge: the story of the White Pass and Yukon Route". Be the first.

The White Pass and Yukon Route (WP&Y, WP&YR) (reporting mark WPY) is a Canadian and U.S. Class II 3 ft ( mm) narrow-gauge railroad linking the port of Skagway, Alaska, with Whitehorse, the capital of isolated system, it has no direct connection to any other railroad. Equipment, freight and passengers are ferried by ship through the Port of Skagway, and via road through a few of the Original gauge: 3 ft ( mm). SUMMIT’s story is as rich as the gold rush the book describes. Narrow-gauge alpine railways, nomad Ute Indians, lusty mine camps, the s birth of now-famous ski towns and self-guided mine tours all highlight this classic history. The Cripple Creek Gold Rush was a period of gold production in the Cripple Creek area from the late s until the early s. Mining exchanges were in Cripple Creek, Colorado Springs, Pueblo and ng was in Gillett, Florence, and (Old) Colorado communities sprang up quickly, but most lasted only as long as gold continued to be produced. Books shelved as gold-rush: The Sisters Brothers by Patrick deWitt, Daughter of Fortune by Isabel Allende, The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton, Walk on Eart.

The train is one of the last remaining narrow-gauge railways in the world, with its tracks spaced at 36″ instead of the standard 54″. The guides on a Skagway White Pass train are all highly educated in the history and significance of the tracks and can provide an in-depth, accurate tour during your journey. > Out of Print & Rare > Railroad > Gold Rush Narrow Gauge Gold Rush Narrow Gauge by Martin, Cy # VIEW DETAILS Front Cover: The story of the three foot gauge railway between Skagway, AK and Whitehorse, Y. Cloth, 96 pp. Dustjacket has shelfwear, chip at top of rear and one inch closed tear from chip, light soiling to back. Call to Book United States. Immerse yourself in Gold Rush lore and relish the secluded scenes of the Rocky Mountains as you explore Colorado’s rugged terrain aboard five heritage railroads, including the beloved Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Range: $2, - $2, Gold Rush Narrow Gauge: The Story of the White Pass and Yukon Route. $ + $ Shipping. Doing The White Pass By Howard Clifford WP & Yukon Route Klondike Gold Rush. $ RAILROAD BOOK RAILROAD BOOK AS SHOWN IN PICTURES AND AS DESCRIBED IN CONDITION DESCRIPTION Rating: % positive.