Surviving Roundhouses and Turntables in Tennessee

Select a state for steam locomotives Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana New Jersey New Mexico North Dakota North Carolina Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New York Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Dakota South Carolina Tennessee Texas Vermont Utah Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming
Blue (Roundhouse and Turntable), Green (Roundhouse Only), Yellow (Turntable only), Red (Visual Remains)
TypeStallsYear BuiltRailroadCurrent UseCityStateCountryNotes
Roundhouse Only171925Nashville, Chattanooga, and St Louis CSX yard, AbandonedBrucetonTNUSARoundhouse demolished on 4/9/2019
Turntable OnlySouthern Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum Soule ShopsChattanoogaTNUSATurntable originally used by Central of Georgia from Cedartown, GA
Visual Remains OnlyGulf, Mobile & Ohio BusinessJacksonTNUSAFaint pit lines seen in trees
Visual Remains Only20Illinois Central vacant lotJacksonTNUSAFoundation visible, undergrowth beginning. Is that a steam crane abandoned near by?
Visual Remains OnlyLouisville & Nashville CSX yardKnoxvilleTNUSA3 trackways used for railcar wheelset storage
Roundhouse and Turntable16Southern Norfolk Southern yardKnoxvilleTNUSAstill in use
Turntable Only1956Saint Louis-San Francisco BNSF yardMemphisTNUSANever had a roundhouse
Turntable Only20Memphis & State Line Canadian National Harrison YardMemphisTNUSA
Visual Remains OnlyYazoo & Mississippi Valley woodsMemphisTNUSAfoundation in woods
Roundhouse and Turntable27L&N CSX Locomotive ShopNashvilleTNUSA

Statistics for Roundhouses in Tennessee

Maps And Lists of Roundhouses

Map Resources

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.

Submit a new roundhouse and/or turntable

Having trouble? Send what you have to me.
  1. In google maps navigate to the roundhouse or turntable.
  2. Use the 'X' in the google maps search area to clear any search terms.
  3. Make sure your map is not rotated or in 3D mode.
  4. Center the google map view on the turntable or roundhouse.
  5. Copy the URL from your browser's address bar.
  6. Paste that URL into the 'mapURL' of this form.
All material Copyright ©
Wes Barris