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Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Erie Turntable

 
 
Erie Turntable Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 1, 2017
1. Erie Turntable Marker
Inscription.

Built in 1854 and used by
the railroad until ca. 1987
Restored to full operating
condition in 1996 it is one
of a few left in the nation

 
Erected 2014 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Location. 41° 22.58′ N, 74° 41.662′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Touch for map. Turntable and marker sit back (northwest) from Pike Street and northeast of the commuter rail line. Marker is at or near this postal address: 76 Pike Street, Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Banach Olympic Circle (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Port Jervis (about 600 feet away); 1903 Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Port Jervis (approx. 0.2 miles away); 12pd. Napoleon Cannon (approx. 0.2 miles away); War on Terrorism Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); U.S. Naval Services Honored Dead (approx. 0.2 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Jervis.
 
Also see . . .
1. Port Jervisí railroad history celebrated with Erie Turntable historic marker (2014). (Submitted on August 19, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Erie Turntable and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 1, 2017
2. Erie Turntable and Marker

2. The Railroads of Port Jervis. (Submitted on August 19, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Railroad Turntable and Points of Interest Photographs of Port Jervis, New York. (Submitted on August 19, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesRailroads & Streetcars
 
Erie 833 on Turntable image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 1, 2017
3. Erie 833 on Turntable
The last surviving Erie E-8 locomotive
Erie Turntable and Track Lead image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 1, 2017
4. Erie Turntable and Track Lead
Erie Railroad Roundhouse Foundations Near Turntable image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., August 1, 2017
5. Erie Railroad Roundhouse Foundations Near Turntable
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 19, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 120 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 19, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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