Surviving Roundhouses and Turntables in South Dakota

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TypeStallsYear BuiltRailroadCurrent UseCityStateCountryNotes
Roundhouse Only30Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad engine repair at BNSF yardAberdeenSDUSA8 stalls remain. Turntable removed, replaced with track switches
Visual Remains Only16Chicago, Burlington & Quincy BNSF yardEdgemontSDUSAfoundation visible
Visual Remains OnlyDeadwood Central near bike trailEnglewoodSDUSA
Roundhouse Only2Great Northern Easi Pour paving machines factoryHuronSDUSAroundhouse incorporated into factory with additions
Roundhouse and Turntable40Chicago & Northwestern Rapid City, Pierre & EasternHuronSDUSA16 stalls remain.
Roundhouse Only61901Black Hills & Ft Pierre Black Hills RoundhouseLeadSDUSAThe roundhouse was converted to a restaurant for a number of years. Current use is unknown.
Roundhouse Only10Chicago, Milwaukee, St Paul & Pacific Helena Chemical Company, agri-chemMadisonSDUSA4 stalls remain, no turntable, integrated into agricultural supply warehouses
Roundhouse and Turntable32010Prairie Village Prairie VillageMadisonSDUSA
Visual Remains Only12Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific open field McIntosh SDUSA
Turntable Only21Chicago, Milwaukee, St Paul & Pacific abandonedMitchellSDUSAroundhouse foundation faintly visible
Visual Remains Only17Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific BNSF YardMobridgeSDUSA4 foundations visible, outline of turntable and remainder of roundhouse faint
Turntable OnlyMinneapolis, Saint Paul & Sault Saint Marie abandonedPollockSDUSAturntable in disrepair, tracks removed, foundation of 1 bay engine house visible
Roundhouse Only4Chicago & Northwestern rail yard storageRapid CitySDUSA4 Stalls, no turntable
Roundhouse Only2Illinois Central Architecture and interior design firm PerspectiveSioux FallsSDUSA2 2 stalls remain. Disconnected from railroad, no turntable
Roundhouse Only8Chicago & Northwestern Dakota Rustproofing businessSioux FallsSDUSA2 stalls remain in good condition, converted into commercial shop, all track taken up and paved

Statistics for Roundhouses in South Dakota

Maps And Lists of Roundhouses

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Special thanks to Brian Berthold, Richard Shulby, and Mark Mason who have all worked together to research and locate many of the roundhouse remains shown in this database.

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