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Turntables
In rail terminology, a railway turntable or wheelhouse is a device for turning railway rolling stock, usually locomotives, so that they can be moved back in the direction from which they came. If I run into a transfer table, that might get included.
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Photo ID: 622909

Cogwheel steamlocomotive HG 3/4 # 4 of the Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke (DFB), former Furka-Oberalp-Bahn (FO), is turned on the turntable at Oberwald for the return journey to Realp.

Railroad: Dampfbahn Furka Bergstrecke
Locomotive: HG 3/4
Location: Oberwald, Switzerland
Locomotive #: 4
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 11, 2017


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By: Georg Trüb

Added: Jul 11, 2017

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Photo ID: 617463

In 1982 the NS 1000 class was withdrawn. As a kind of goodbye, all but one of the remaining locomotives of the class were displayed around the turntable in Tilburg. From the left to the right 1009... (more)

Railroad: NS
Locomotive: NS 1000 class
Location: Tilburg, Netherlands
Locomotive #: 1009
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 16, 1982


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By: Maarten van der Velden

Added: May 21, 2017

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Photo ID: 616459

GM-træf i Odense, General Motors Meeting Odense. In fact the "Nohabs" were build under license of GM by Nydquist & Holm AB in Trollhättan, Sweden. From left to right DSB MY 1101 of DSB M... (more)

Railroad: DSB
Locomotive: Nohab
Location: Odense, Denmark
Locomotive #: MY 1101
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: August 14, 2004


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By: Maarten van der Velden

Added: May 13, 2017

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Photo ID: 614072

DEPO Ceske Budejovice (locomotives CD 708 013-8 and CD 708 005-4)

Railroad: Ceske Drahy
Locomotive: CD 708
Location: Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
Locomotive #: CD 708 013 8
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 21, 2017


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By: Jaroslav Dvorak

Added: Apr 22, 2017

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Photo ID: 614068

DEPO Ceske Budejovice

Railroad: Ceske Drahy
Locomotive: CD 363
Location: Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
Locomotive #: CD 363 528 1
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 21, 2017


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By: Jaroslav Dvorak

Added: Apr 22, 2017

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Photo ID: 613681

”Right ‘Round Like a Record, Baby”

Amtrak’s Redondo Junction engine facility is the former Santa Fe Redondo Junction roundhouse. While the roundhouse is gone, the turntable is still... (more)

Railroad: Amtrak
Locomotive: EMD F59PHI
Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
Locomotive #: AMTK 451
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 15, 2017


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By: Craig Walker

Added: Apr 18, 2017

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Photo ID: 613056

Re 460 # 113 on the turntable at Brig Depot. The locomotive was used to move the tender of the steamlocomotive 01 # 202.

Railroad: SBB
Locomotive: Re 460
Location: Brig, Switzerland
Locomotive #: 460 113
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: April 08, 2017


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By: Georg Trüb

Added: Apr 12, 2017

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Photo ID: 612890

Lake State Railway is celebrating its 25th Anniversary this year and to celebrate the event LSRC GP40-3 4325 was placed in service wearing a special logo and the number board font and cabside road... (more)

Railroad: Lake State Railway
Locomotive: EMD GP40-3
Location: Saginaw, Michigan, USA
Locomotive #: LSRC 4325
Train ID: None
Photo Date: April 08, 2017


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By: Kevin Burkholder

Added: Apr 10, 2017

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Photo ID: 611888

Former Victorian railways Locomotive B61 Shows its special livery along side lcocmotives GM10, GM19, CLP11, 42105. Around the turntable at the Streamliners 2016 event in Goulburn NSW Australia.

Railroad: Southern Shorthaul Railroad
Locomotive: Clyde/EMD ML2
Location: Goulburn, Australia
Locomotive #: B61
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October 04, 2016


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By: Paul Kemp

Added: Apr 01, 2017

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Photo ID: 610629

Several cab units soak up the afternoon sunlight as volunteers discuss the next equipment movements as they set up for the evening's night displays.

Railroad: Southern Railway
Locomotive: EMD FP7
Location: Spencer, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: SOU 6133
Train ID: none
Photo Date: May 31, 2014


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By: Ted Bockley

Added: Mar 20, 2017

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Photo ID: 606302

There are very few Class Ones that still have a working roundhouse and turntable anymore which is one thing (among many) that makes Seattle's rail scene special. But at the north end of BNSF's Bal... (more)

Railroad: Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Locomotive: EMD SW1000
Location: Seattle, Washington, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 3606
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: January 26, 2017


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By: Dave Blaze...

Added: Feb 11, 2017

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Photo ID: 540659

Union Pacific EMD SD70ACe rides the transfer table at UP’s Downing B. Jenks Shop in North Little Rock, Arkansas, on May 18, 2015. A big locomotive like No. 8576 and a Rail King RK 300 mobile railc... (more)

Railroad: Union Pacific
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Locomotive #: UP 8576
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: May 18, 2015


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Jul 31, 2015

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Photo ID: 539066

A Rail King RK 300 mobile railcar mover (trackmobile) rides the transfer table to the next locomotive switching move at Union Pacific’s Downing B. Jenks Shop at North Little Rock, Arkansas, on May... (more)

Railroad: Untitled
Locomotive: mobile railcar mover
Location: North Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: n/a
Photo Date: May 18, 2015


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By: Mike Danneman

Added: Jul 19, 2015

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Photo ID: 475411

We're at the Milwaukee Road's first and last open house for family and friends at the West Milwaukee Shops. I'm standing on the transfer table looking at the Milwaukee's last operating electrifica... (more)

Railroad: Milwaukee Road
Locomotive: Transfer Table Control Cab
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Locomotive #: Unknown
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: 1982


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By: Tom Farence

Added: Mar 27, 2014

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Photo ID: 402338

All 20 heritage units are gathered around the turntable at the Spencer Roundhouse, with 1030 holding down the table. For more information, visit more)

Railroad: Norfolk Southern
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Spencer, North Carolina, USA
Locomotive #: NS 1030
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: July 02, 2012


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By: Norfolk Southern Corp

Added: Jul 02, 2012

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