Surviving Roundhouses and Turntables in Washington

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Blue (Roundhouse and Turntable), Green (Roundhouse Only), Yellow (Turntable only), Red (Visual Remains)
TypeStallsYear BuiltRailroadCurrent UseCityStateCountryNotes
Visual Remains OnlyNorthern Pacific BNSF YardAuburnWAUSAoutline of foundation
Turntable OnlyNorthern Pacific Bremerton Naval yardBremertonWAUSAturntable bridge removed, was for end of line turning
Visual Remains OnlyNorthern Pacific Willamette Valley CompanyCentraliaWAUSAturntable pit visible
Roundhouse Only1Great Northern storge ChehalisWAUSA
Turntable OnlyBurlington Northern Boeing 747 plantEverettWAUSAperhaps for turning carloads before receiving into plant
Visual Remains OnlyGreat Northern abandonedHillyardWAUSAoutline of foundation
Visual Remains OnlyChicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific vacant lotOthelloWAUSAconcrete floor visible
Turntable OnlyNorthern Pacific BNSF yardPascoWAUSAturntable still in use
Roundhouse and Turntable24Great Northern BNSF Interbay yardsSeattleWAUSA
Roundhouse Only9Simpson Timber Company Sierra Pacific IndustriesSheltonWAUSA
Visual Remains OnlyGreat Northern BNSF yardSouth WenatcheeWAUSAoutline of foundation
Turntable OnlyNorthern Pacific BNSF yardSpokaneWAUSAturntable still in use
Turntable OnlyNorthern Pacific BNSF yardTacomaWAUSA
Turntable OnlyGN NP UP BNSF yardVancouverWAUSAturntable not connected to tracks
Visual Remains OnlyGN NP UP BNSF yardVancouverWAUSAhalf of turntable pit visible
Visual Remains OnlyNorthern Pacific BNSF yardYakimaWAUSAOutline of turntable
Visual Remains OnlyUnion Pacific Columbia Basin RailroadYakimaWAUSAoutline of foundation

Statistics for Roundhouses in Washington

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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