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Figure 6-30. Parallel Siding Connection
b. Crossovers. Crossovers are a combination of two turnouts used to join two adjacent tracks, as
shown in figure 6-25.
c. Ladder Tracks. Figure 6-31 illustrates a typical ladder track, shown between points A and H. This
arrangement is commonly used for parallel yard tracks or loading tracks. (Also see chapter 8 for layout of
yard and terminal tracks).