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
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 RoundhouseLeadSDUSA
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
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

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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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