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Bureau of Reclamation"s Yuma Valley Railroad

Brit Allan Storey

Bureau of Reclamation"s Yuma Valley Railroad

by Brit Allan Storey

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Published by The Bureau in [Denver? Colo.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arizona.
    • Subjects:
    • Yuma Valley Railroad.,
    • United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Lower Colorado Region.,
    • Railroads -- Arizona.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Brit Allan Storey ; with research assistance by Roy Wingate.
      ContributionsWingate, Roy., United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Denver Office., United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Lower Colorado Region.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF25.Y86 S76 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 64 leaves :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1666476M
      LC Control Number91601026

      AHS-Rio Colorado Small Manuscript Collection, 3 of 19 Maps” County 3 of 8 6 “Old Yuma Cemetery Records by Section, Plot Maps” Ancient Order of United Workers (AOUW) 4 of 8 Y-SMS14 n.d. 7 “Old Yuma Cemetery Records by Section, Plot Maps” International Order of Odd Fellow (IOOF) 5 of 8 Y-SMS14 n.d.   In order to irrigate the Yuma Valley, the canal from Laguna Dam’s California side had to cross under the Colorado River through a tunnel located just west of the Madison Street railroad bridge. Work on the inverted siphon began in November but proved too difficult.

      The Bureau of Reclamation (formerly the United States Reclamation Service) is an agency under the U.S. Department of the Interior and oversees water resource management, specifically as it applies to the oversight, operation, or both, of numerous water diversion, delivery, and storage, and hydroelectric power generation projects it built throughout the western United . Number: Builder: Type: Location: Notes: Savannah River Site ALCo: RS Gold Coast Railroad Museum, Miami, FL: Built , as GCRM TSSX ? Missile Carrier.

      Signature Press has been publishing high-quality railroad history books since It is a successor and enlargement of Central Valley Railroad Publications, and has acquired rights to more than fifty former titles of Howell-North, Darwin and Superior railroad books. Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area is a cultural crossroads offering visitors a diverse and intriguing history. The first National Heritage Area west of the Mississippi River covers square miles encompassing the town of Yuma, Arizona, near the Californian and Mexican history emphasizes three major cultural groups — American Indian, Hispanic, and Anglo .


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Bureau of Reclamation"s Yuma Valley Railroad by Brit Allan Storey Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. The Bureau of Reclamation's Yuma Valley Railroad. [Brit Allan Storey; Roy Wingate; United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Denver Office.; United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Lower Colorado Region.]. Yuma Area Office Welcome to the Bureau of Reclamation's Yuma Area Office Yuma Area Office Headquarters.

Contact us: Yuma Area Office Calle Agua Salada Yuma, AZ Phone: or Reclamation's Yuma Area Office is located 5 miles west of Yuma, Arizona. Bureau of Reclamation's Yuma Valley Railroad. Brit Allen Storey, Roy Wingate.

(tDAR id: ) book Language English Location Bureau of Reclamation, BoxDenver CO IVC; Room ; East Aten Road, Imperial, CA [?] Author: Brit Allen Storey, Roy Wingate. Owner Title: Public Affairs Officer Organization: Commissioner`s Office Address: C Street NW City: Washington, DC Fax: Phone: Contact Title: Public Affairs Officer Organization: Lower Colorado Regional Office Address: PO Box City: Boulder City, NV Fax: Phone: Groundwater Recovery and River Regulation Program - Yuma Area Well Fields and Map.

Yuma Valley Well Field The Yuma Valley Well Field consists of 14 drainage wells located along the eastern toe of the Mesa. Seven of these wells are operated and maintained by Reclamation while the other seven belong to the Yuma County Water Users' Association. Yuma Area Water Management System (YAWMS) Well Fields The map displayed below shows the area covered by the YAWMS SCADA system, s acres of the Lower Colorado River Valley.

This is the first of several "drill-down" maps. Problems of Imperial Valley and Vicinity: Letter from the Secretary of the Interior Transmitting Pursuant to Law a Report by the Director of the Reclamation Service on Problems of Imperial Valley and Vicinity with Respect to Irrigation from the Colorado: Together with the Proceedings of the Conference on the Construction of the Boulder Canyon Dam Held at San Diego, Calif.

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Dept of Interior Bureau of Reclamation Paint Manual Book 2nd Edition. C $; or Best Offer +C $ shipping; From United States. Yuma to San Luis, AZ Home | AZ | SP, YVRR Note: Part of this line is is still operated by a tourist railroad.

This abandoned railway was built as the Yuma Valley Railroad, a subsidiary of the Southern Pacific, and was constructed in from a connection with the SP Sunset Route at Yuma to the border town of San Luis.

Yuma, AZ Junctions with other railroads: UP: Yuma, AZ Radio frequencies:. History: Line built by Bureau of Reclamation in as Yuma Valley Railroad. Leased to Southern Pacific SP ends service beyond Gadsden in Bureau of Reclamation along with Yuma Valley Steamers re-acquires line as Yuma Valley Railway.

Service ends Ownership. Brit Allan Storey has written: 'The Bureau of Reclamation's Yuma Valley Railroad' -- subject(s): Railroads, United States, United States.

Bureau of Reclamation. Lower Colorado Region, Yuma Valley. The Yuma Project is a U.S. Bureau of Reclamation project built to irrigate o acres ( km 2) of land in Yuma County, Arizona and parts of Imperial County, project is designed to exploit year-round farming conditions and water from the Colorado consists of the Laguna Diversion Dam, pumping plants, a power plant, a mile (85 km) system of.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. United States. Bureau of Reclamation. Books from the extended shelves: United States. Bureau of Reclamation: A year study of creep properties of concrete. (Denver, Engineering Laboratories Branch, Design and Construction Division, ), also by J.

Hanson (page images at HathiTrust) United States. The United States Bureau of Reclamation (USBR), and formerly the United States Reclamation Service (not to be confused with the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement), is a federal agency under the U.S.

Department of the Interior, which oversees water resource management, specifically as it applies to the oversight and operation of the diversion, delivery.

CopiesDewey Alpha Title Yuma QMD SHP Library TypeISBN Acquired 1 3 Aqu Aquatic Habitats: Exploring Desktop Ponds, teacher's guide Book 1 BOR Bureau of Reclamation's Yuma Valley Railroad Book Get Document. The Yuma Valley Railway was a heritage railroad in Arizona, which formerly operated an excursion passenger train on the rail line following the Colorado River levee between Yuma, Arizona and Gadsden, railroad's train has not operated sincewhen the line was embargoed by the Bureau of of the equipment had been parked idle across the canal and south of the Yuma Headquarters: Yuma, Arizona.

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^ "Bureau of Reclamation – About Us". Retrieved ^ Page, Arthur W. (December ). "The Real Conquest of the West: The Work of the United States REclamation Service". The World's Work: A History of Our Time. XV: – Retrieved ^ The Bureau of Reclamation: A Very Brief History, Bureau of Reclamation.

Yuma Valley Railway (YVRY) is one of Arizona's heritage railroads that were once a passenger train that ran along the levee of the Colorado River between Gadsden and Yuma, Arizona. The Bureau of Reclamation embargoed the line in and it stopped running.

There are now three passenger cars and a locomotive parked to Yuma Quartermaster Depot's. Brit Allen Storey No description specified. (1 Record) Documents. Bureau of Reclamation's Yuma Valley Railroad () Related Creators. Wingate, Roy Related Keywords.

Bureau of Reclamation Related Keywords and Creators are determined by looking at all of the Creators and Keywords associated with a Creator and highlighting the most commonly.The United States Bureau of Reclamation (USBR), and formerly the United States Reclamation Service, is a federal agency under the U.S.

Department of the Interior, which oversees water resource management, specifically as it applies to the oversight and operation of the diversion, delivery, and storage projects that it has built throughout the western United States for Headquarters: Main Interior Building, Washington, D.C.History.

After the passage of the Reclamation Act by the US Congress inthe U.S. Bureau of Reclamation began constructing the dam under the Yuma Project in This project was the first development of the U.S. Reclamation Service along the Lower Colorado River and featured the Laguna Diversion Dam, a pumping station and a series of canals.

On July 6, Location: Imperial County, California / .