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Minnesota Turntables

A list of surviving Great Northern turntables in Minnesota.

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Minneapolis

Junction

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Moved to Jackson St.

Roundhouse,

St. Paul

Minnesota

Transportation

Museum

115' c1946 Click for location on GN system map Click for Yahoo! map

May 2005

The turntable pit was newly

constructed in 2001.

The turntable itself is the

former GN turntable from

Minneapolis Junction.

Photos taken November 2001

by Noel Petit

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Photo taken

December 19, 2001

by John L. Stein

Photo take

December 19, 2001

 by Ralph Back

Willmar Click to enlarge     BNSF 100' 1952 Click for location on GN system map Click for Yahoo! map July 2002

Turntable history:

1923-1928: Cutbank

1928-1952: Interbay (110')

Photo taken July 14, 2001

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