Tag:railway=roundhouse

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A characteristic semi-circular building used by railroads to service engines Edit or translate this description.
Group: Railways
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A tag for rail roundhouses. A characteristic semi-circular building used by railroads to service engines. They are a relic from the steam age, and only generally exist as museum pieces. They may well be in common use in countries that have not moved to electric/diesel powered locomotives, such as south america, africa and parts of south asia.

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Related terms: ‹ roundhouse ›