Surviving Roundhouses and Turntables in Tennessee

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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.


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