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Southern Pacific, Sacramento Shops, Turntable, 111 I Street, Sacramento, Sacramento County, CA



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B&W Photos

HB211395
Car Machine Shop Is In Background And Erecting/machine Shop Is At Right.

HB211396
Erecting/machine Shop Is In Background, With Planing Mill Partially Visible At Left.

HB211397

HB211398


Item Title


Location
111 I Street, Sacramento, CA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER CA-303-K
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (N1064).
Significance: The largest and most comprehensive railroad heavy repair facilities in the Western United States, the unusually self-sufficient Sacramento Shops repaired locomotives and cars throughout its life and built new ones as late as 1937.

Subjects
Railroad Industry
Turntables


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
PARTIAL VIEW OF TURNTABLE, WITH ATSF 5021, UNRESTORED 2-10-4 STEAM LOCOMOTIVE, LOOKING SOUTHWEST.
TURNTABLE, WITH ATSF 5021, UNRESTORED 2-10-4 STEAM LOCOMOTIVE, LOOKING SOUTH.
TURNTABLE, WITH ATSF 5021, UNRESTORED 2-10-4 STEAM LOCOMOTIVE, LOOKING EAST. CAR MACHINE SHOP IS IN BACKGROUND AND ERECTING/MACHINE SHOP IS AT RIGHT.
PARTIAL VIEW OF TURNTABLE, WITH ATSF 5021, UNRESTORED 2-10-4 STEAM LOCOMOTIVE, LOOKING SOUTH. ERECTING/MACHINE SHOP IS IN BACKGROUND, WITH PLANING MILL PARTIALLY VISIBLE AT LEFT.


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