DVRR Baby Gauge

DVRR - Elevation 3040 to 3220

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Baby Gauge     Reference: TMR0544a
Collection: Mojave River Valley Museum
Description: The "Baby Gauge" running over the longest trestle between the Grand View and Ryan.
Some of the cars were later modified for better seating for tourist use.
Note the 2nd trestle in the background.

Reference: WHSDV_0082
Collection: William H. Smitheram
Description: Baby Gauge tracks and small trestle, south of Ryan
1916

Reference: WHSDV_0090
Collection: William H. Smitheram
Description: Leaning Rock ("Poison Rock") with the Baby Gauge running by
1916 ?

Reference: WHSDV_0091
Collection: William H. Smitheram
Description: Leaning Rock ("Poison Rock") with BG ore train returning. Note water cask at end of train.
1916 ?

Reference: NMHFM-166
Collection: Colorado School of Mines
Description: MGM Starlets (Alma Kelly and Winnefred Jacobs, with Betty Gilles in the car) promoting tour of Death Valley in February 1929. (U.P. photo)

Reference: WTTC0005
Collection: Willapa Collection
Description: Baby Gauge Railroad at Ryan, Death Valley Calif. 49 Mack
Location is the larger of the two trestles between Ryan and the Grand View Mine.

Reference: WTTC0006
Collection: Willapa Collection
Description: Baby Gauge Train at Ryan, Death Valley Calif. 49 Mack
Location is the eastern exit of the Grand View Mine, middle level towards the Annie V. Oakley Mine.

Reference: FPC0001
Collection: Frasher Postcard
Description: Baby Gauge R R at Ryan Borax Mines, Death Valley National Monument, Calif.
Location is on the descending loop from the tunnel at Ryan down towards the 'street' level.

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07/03/2007