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Forch railway

The Forch railway (Forchbahn, FB) is a local railway line in the Swiss canton of Zürich. [1]

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Antananarivo

Antananarivo, formerly French Tananarive, also known by its French colonial shorthand form Tana, is the capital and largest city in Madagascar.

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Canton of Zürich

The Canton of Zürich (Kanton) has a population (as of) of.

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Direct current

Direct current (DC) is the unidirectional flow of electric charge.

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Egg, Switzerland

Egg is a municipality in the district of Uster in the canton of Zürich in Switzerland.

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Esslingen, Switzerland

Esslingen is a village in the municipality of Egg, Switzerland, in the canton of Zürich.

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Forch

Forch is a village and a mountain pass (el.) located in the municipalities of Küsnacht and Maur in the canton of Zürich, Switzerland.

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Küsnacht

Küsnacht is a municipality in the district of Meilen in the canton of Zurich in Switzerland.

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Light rail

Light rail or light rail transit (LRT) is urban public transport using rolling stock similar to a tramway, but operating at a higher capacity, and often on an exclusive right-of-way.

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Madagascar

Madagascar (or; Madagasikara), officially the Republic of Madagascar (Repoblikan'i Madagasikara; République de Madagascar), and previously known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Southeast Africa.

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Metre gauge railway

Metre gauge is the system of narrow gauge railways and tramways with a track gauge of.

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Overhead line

An overhead line or overhead wire is used to transmit electrical energy to trams, trolleybuses or trains.

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Stadler GTW

The Stadler GTW is an articulated railcar for local transport made by Stadler Rail of Switzerland.

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Stadler Rail

Stadler Rail AG, also known as Stadler Rail Group, is a manufacturer of railway rolling stock, with an emphasis on regional train multiple units and trams.

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Swiss locomotive and railcar classification

For more than a century, the Swiss locomotive, multiple unit, motor coach and railcar classification system, in either its original or updated forms, has been used to name and classify the rolling stock operated on the railways of Switzerland.

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Switzerland

Switzerland (Schweiz;Swiss Standard German spelling and pronunciation. The Swiss German name is sometimes spelled as Schwyz or Schwiiz. Schwyz is also the standard German (and international) name of one of the Swiss cantons. Suisse; Svizzera; Svizra or),The latter is the common Sursilvan pronunciation.

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Tram 2000

The Tram 2000 is a type of tram vehicle that was originally designed for the Verkehrsbetriebe Zürich (VBZ), the municipal transport operator of the Swiss city of Zürich, and first introduced in 1976.

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Trams in Zürich

Trams make an important contribution to public transport in the city of Zürich in Switzerland.

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Uster–Oetwil tramway

The Uster–Oetwil tramway (Uster-Oetwil-Bahn, UOeB) was a metre gauge rural electric tramway in the Swiss canton of Zürich.

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Verkehrsbetriebe Zürich

Verkehrsbetriebe Zürich (VBZ) is a public transport operator in the Swiss city of Zürich, and is wholly owned by the city.

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Volt

The volt (symbol) is the derived unit for electric potential, electric potential difference (voltage), and electromotive force.

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Wetzikon

Wetzikon is a small town in the Zurich Highlands (Zürcher Oberland) area of Switzerland, in the district of Hinwil in the canton of Zürich.

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Wetzikon–Meilen tramway

The Wetzikon–Meilen tramway (Wetzikon-Meilen-Bahn, WMB) was a metre gauge rural electric tramway in the Swiss canton of Zürich.

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Zürcher Verkehrsverbund

The ZVV (German abbreviation for Zürcher Verkehrsverbund, translated into English as Zürich Transport Network or Zürich Traffic Network) is a public transportation network system, combining rail, bus, tram, trolleybus, lake boat and cable car services in the canton of Zürich as well as Rapperswil-Jona and Pfäffikon SZ.

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Zürich

Zürich or Zurich (Zürich, Swiss German: Züri, Zurich, Zurigo, Turitg) is the largest city in Switzerland and the capital of the canton of Zürich.

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Zürich Hauptbahnhof

Zürich Hauptbahnhof (often shortened to Zürich HB; Zürich Main Station or Zürich Central StationBoth are used in English sources.) is the largest railway station in Switzerland.

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Zürich S-Bahn

The Zürich S-Bahn (S-Bahn Zürich) system is a network of rail lines that has been incrementally expanded to cover the ZVV area, which comprises the entire canton of Zürich and portions of neighboring cantons (Aargau, Schaffhausen, Schwyz, Thurgau and St. Gallen), with a few lines extending into Germany.

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Zürich Stadelhofen railway station

Zürich Stadelhofen (Zürich Stadelhofen) is an important local railway station in the city of Zürich, on the Zürich-Rapperswil, Zürich-Winterthur, Zürich-Uster lines of the Swiss Federal Railways (SBB).

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Zürich Tram Museum

The Zürich Tram Museum (German: Tram-Museum Zürich) is a transport museum in the Swiss city of Zürich, specialising in the history of the Zürich tram system.

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Zollikon

Zollikon is a municipality in the district of Meilen in the canton of Zürich in Switzerland.

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Zumikon

Zumikon is a municipality in the district of Meilen in the canton of Zürich in Switzerland.

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Forchbahn, Forchbahn AG, S-Bahn Zürich S18, S18 (ZVV).

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forch_railway

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