Category:Minimum gauge railways
English: A minimum gauge railway is a narrow gauge railway of 15" or 18" gauge, as first described in the works of Sir Arthur Heywood. They represent the narrowest practical gauge for a 'working' railway, rather than a mere novelty. Heywood's original use was for them to be short-distance estate railways, or for agricultural or factory use. A few examples are long enough, around 10 miles, to be small-scale transportation systems.
This category has the following 7 subcategories, out of 7 total.
- ► 15 inch gauge railways (6 C)
- ► Anacortes Railway (13 F)
- ► Minimum gauge railway locomotives (4 C, 1 F)
- ► Fifteen inch gauge steam locomotives (6 C, 2 F)