Surviving Roundhouses and Turntables in Missouri

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TypeStallsYear BuiltRailroadCurrent UseCityStateCountryNotes
Visual Remains Only25Chicago, Burlington & Quincy BNSF yardBrookfieldMOUSAconcrete floor visible
Visual Remains Only15Saint Louis-San Francisco wooded lotChaffeeMOUSAwalls of 2 bays partially standing
Visual Remains OnlyMissouri Pacific WoodsCraneMOUSAOuter foundation ring is clearly visible
Roundhouse and Turntable3 Wabash, Frisco & PacificEurekaMOUSA 12 inch miniature railway
Turntable Only15Missouri Kansas Texas Abandoned - CampgroundFranklinMOUSARoundhouse foundation still visible
Visual Remains OnlyHannibal & St. Joseph WoodsHannibal MOUSAFoundation in woods
Visual Remains OnlyAtchison, Topeka & Santa Fe vacant lotHenriettaMOUSAfoundation outline
Roundhouse Only8Missouri Pacific unknownJoplinMOUSA
Visual Remains OnlySaint Louis-San Francisco vacant lotJoplinMOUSAfoundation partially obstructed by underbrush
Roundhouse Only14Kansas City Southern Kansas City SouthernKansas CityMOUSA4 stalls remain, tracks removed from roundhouse, turntable gone
Turntable OnlyMissouri Pacific Union Pacific Neff yardKansas CityMOUSA turntable still in use
Roundhouse and TurntableKansas City Terminal Westside Business ParkKansas CityMOUSA renovated into offices
Turntable OnlyKansas City Southern yardKansas CityMOUSA
Visual Remains OnlyAtchison, Topeka & Santa Fe BNSF yardMarcelineMOUSAoutline of foundation
Visual Remains OnlyChicago, Burlington & Quincy AbandonedMexicoMOUSAoutline of foundation visible through trees, turntable was from Francis, MO
Visual Remains OnlyWabash, St. Louis & Pacific Norfolk Southern yardMoberlyMOUSApartial foundation visible
Visual Remains OnlySaint Louis-San Francisco railroad propertyMonettMOUSATurntable ring visible in grass.
Visual Remains OnlySaint Louis-San Francisco vacant lotMonettMOUSAvery faint outline of foundation and turntable ring
Visual Remains OnlyMissouri Pacific Missouri & Northern Arkansas RR yardNevadaMOUSAfoundation visible
Visual Remains OnlySaint Louis-San Francisco Little Piney Community ParkNewburgMOUSA
Turntable Only8Wabash Norfolk Southern yardNorth Kansas CityMOUSAturntable still in use
Turntable Only KCS yardNortheast Kansas CityMOUSAInstalled between 2010 and 2012. Unclear why.
Visual Remains OnlySt Louis Iron Mountain & Southern Rail yardPoplar BluffMOUSARoundhouse foundation and possibly turntable pit visable
Visual Remains OnlyChicago, Burlington & Quincy empty lotSaint LouisMOUSA
Turntable OnlyWabash Norfolk Southern yardSaint LouisMOUSATurntable installed between 1968 and 1971. Might be from Wabash roundhouse just north of this location.
Visual Remains OnlySt. Louis Belt Terminal Open FieldSaint LouisMOUSAOutline of stalls in dirt barely visible
Turntable OnlyWabash restorationSaint LouisMOUSAFencing recently applied and turntable has been removed and on its way to Cleweston, FL.
Visual Remains OnlySaint Louis-San Francisco private propertySalemMOUSATurntable ring still visible in driveway and grass.
Roundhouse Only10Saint Louis Southwestern Kelso Milling Company, ag supplyScott CityMOUSA2 stalls remain of roundhouse with backshop attached, outer ring of roundhouse visible
Visual Remains OnlyMissouri Pacific vacant lotSedaliaMOUSApart of roundhouse foundation obscured by later foundation
Visual Remains OnlySaint Louis-San Francisco empty fieldSeligmonMOUSA Remains of turntable ring are visible. No roundhouse existed at this site.
Turntable OnlyBNSF BNSF YardSpringfieldMOUSA
Visual Remains Only31Saint Louis-San Francisco BSB Tie Company yardSpringfieldMOUSAconcrete floor partially covered with lumber
Visual Remains Only16Saint Louis-San Francisco vacant lotSpringfieldMOUSAfoundation partially obscured
Roundhouse and Turntable102000 Arborway T.T. and NorthwesternSteelvilleMOUSAPrivate property for sale
Visual Remains OnlySaint Louis-San Francisco BNSF yardThayerMOUSAoutline of foundation for trackways
Visual Remains Only6Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Union Pacific yardTrentonMOUSARoundhouse demonlished in 2003. Outline of foundation was visible prior to 2019.

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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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