TITLE

Bogie turntable

PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Railway Gazette International;Aug2010, Vol. 166 Issue 8, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the two bogie turntables supplied by Mechan for installation by specialist contractor Trackwork at the Starr Gate tram depot which Volker Fitzpatrick is building at Blackpool in northwest, England.
ACCESSION #
52941650

 

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