Surviving Roundhouses and Turntables in New York

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Blue (Roundhouse and Turntable), Green (Roundhouse Only), Yellow (Turntable only), Red (Visual Remains)
TypeStallsYear BuiltRailroadCurrent UseCityStateCountryNotes
Roundhouse Only8Lehigh Valley Vacant lotAuburn NYUSA
Roundhouse Only5New York Central Depew, Lancaster & WesternBatavia NYUSA
Roundhouse and Turntable15DL&W AbandonedBinghamtonNYUSA
Visual Remains OnlyD&H Veritiv vacant lotBinghamtonNYUSA
Visual Remains OnlyErie Abandoned yardBuffaloNYUSAOnly turntable pit is visible.
Visual Remains OnlyBaltimore & Ohio Buffalo and Pittsburgh yardBuffaloNYUSAfoundation visible
Visual Remains OnlyBuffalo Creek RR CSX Ohio Street yardBuffaloNYUSAconcrete floor visible
Roundhouse Only22New York Central non-RR businessBuffaloNYUSA
Roundhouse and Turntable21Pennsylvania Railcar rebuilderBuffaloNYUSA
Roundhouse Only5South Buffalo South Buffalo YardBuffaloNYUSA
Visual Remains OnlyNew York Central vacant lotCheektowagaNYUSAconcrete floor and foundation visible
Roundhouse Only5Lehigh Valley SilverizonCortland NYUSA
Visual Remains OnlyNew York Central CSX Dewitt yard parking areaEast SyracuseNYUSAconcrete floor visible
Visual Remains OnlyErie Norfolk Southern yardElmiraNYUSAfoundation of slender roundhouse, modern building over turntable position
Visual Remains OnlyLehigh Valley Grant's Vacation ParkFair HavenNYUSAOnly part of turntable ring remains
Turntable OnlyLong Island Long Island Greenport stationGreenportNYUSAgood condition, no tracks, for end of line turning
Turntable OnlyErie AlstomHornell NYUSA
Roundhouse and Turntable301917Lehigh Valley abandonedManchesterNYUSA Buried 100 foot turntable being cleared.
Visual Remains OnlyBoston & Maine misc storage lotMechanicvilleNYUSAfaint turntable ring center, foundation of 4 bays to left/west
Visual Remains OnlyDelaware & Hudson vacant lotMechanicvilleNYUSAoutline of turntable ring and foundation
Roundhouse and Turntable7Long Island Long Island RR Jamaica yardNew York City QueensNYUSAstill in use
Visual Remains OnlyNew York Central CSX Niagra Falls yardNiagara FallsNYUSAsmall remnant of foundation visible
Roundhouse Only8Pennsylvania Dresser RandOleanNYUSA
Visual Remains Only521906Delaware & Hudson demolishedOneontaNYUSA Largest roundhouse in the world when built. Demolished in 1993.
Turntable OnlyLong Island Long Island Oyster Bay stationOyster BayNYUSAgood condition, no tracks, for end of line turning
Turntable Only17Erie NYGL YardPort JervisNYUSA
Roundhouse Only6Genesee & Wyoming Rochester and Southern YardRetsofNYUSA
Roundhouse and Turntable7Long Island Railroad LIRR ShopRichmond HillNYUSA
Roundhouse OnlyBaltimore & Ohio available for commercial leaseRochesterNYUSAno tracks nor turntable, absorbed in commercial area, roundhouse restored with an addition
Roundhouse and Turntable7D&H Vacant lotRouses PointNYUSAThe roundhouse in which NKP 759 was damaged.
Visual Remains Only301906New York, Lake Erie & Western Vacant lotSalamanca NYUSA
Visual Remains OnlyBuffalo & Rochester vacant lotSalamancaNYUSAfoundation visible
Visual Remains OnlyNew York Central CSX Selkirk yardSelkirkNYUSAtraces of foundation
Visual Remains Only5Pennsylvania ParkSodus PointNYUSA
Visual Remains OnlyNew York Central CSX YardSyracuseNYUSAFilled in pit visible.
Roundhouse Only6Boston & Maine storageTroyNYUSANo railroad tracks in site
Visual Remains OnlyWest Shore rock and gravel yardUticaNYUSAfoundation remnants of 2 bays visible
Roundhouse OnlyNew York Central Temple Inland Utica Sheet PlantUticaNYUSAgood condition
Visual Remains OnlyNew York Central Vacant lotWatertownNYUSARemnants overgrown.
Visual Remains OnlyDelaware & Hudson vacant lotWatervlietNYUSAturntable ring outline in center, remnants of foundation
Roundhouse and Turntable201918Pennsylvania unknownWest SenecaNYUSA

Statistics for Roundhouses in New York

Resources

Special thanks to Mark Mason who used the USGS Historical Topographic Maps to locate many of the roundhouse remains shown in this database.



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