Ten or twelve miles of a narrow-gauge railroad would dump the pig metal into the upper end of your valley, and there you are.
But I got there, going from Chehaw over a narrow-gauge road.
A narrow-gauge track ran up from the pier, and standing on the track was a hand flat car.
At Mendoza it was necessary to change carriages and enter the narrow-gauge train.
Valievo lies at the terminus of a narrow-gauge railway which joins the Belgrade-Salonika line at Mladinovatz.
They have a narrow-gauge Diesel railway of their own on the estates.
Even the matter of the narrow-gauge railroad was beyond his grasp.
The narrow-gauge system seems fairly adequate to the present demand.
We left our luggage at the station of the Donegal narrow-gauge railway, and then walked down into the town.
The railroad is of the genus known as narrow-gauge; the roadbed was not constructed on the principles laid down by the Romans.
"ascertain by exact measurements," mid-15c., from Anglo-French gauge (mid-14c.), from Old North French gauger (Old French jauger), from gauge "gauging rod," perhaps from Frankish *galgo "rod, pole for measuring" or another Germanic source (cf. Old Norse gelgja "pole, perch," Old High German galgo; see gallows). Related: Gauged; gauging. The figurative use is from 1580s.
"fixed standard of measure," early 15c. (surname Gageman is early 14c.), from Old North French gauge "gauging rod" (see gauge (v.)). Meaning "instrument for measuring" is from 1680s.
A shotgun: a shotgun is called ''the gauge,'' explained Officer Phil Lee/ This man took a gauge (Armond pantomimes holding a gun, then bends over to dodge from it) and two people end up dead
[1970s+ Underworld & police; fr the use of gauge to designate the caliber of a shotgun]