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Latitude: 51.5608 / 51°33'38"N
Longitude: -1.7986 / 1°47'54"W
OS Eastings: 414059
OS Northings: 184674
OS Grid: SU140846
Mapcode National: GBR YNN.DW
Mapcode Global: VHB3L.S10B
Entry Name: British Rail Engineering Limited Swindon Works turntable
Listing Date: 18 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1023521
English Heritage Legacy ID: 318812
Location: Swindon, SN5
Electoral Ward/Division: Mannington and Western
Built-Up Area: Swindon
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
Church of England Parish: Swindon St Augustine
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
SU 1484 NW SWINDON
Railway balancing turntable, 1902. Steel machine set in brick
lined pit. 19.8m diameter steel locomotive turntable painted in
Great Western Railway livery. Large locomotive turntables in
working order are now a rarity on the British railway system. One
of an important group of Victorian industrial structures in the GWR
Listing NGR: SU1405984674
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