Surviving Roundhouses and Turntables in West Virginia

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Blue (Roundhouse and Turntable), Green (Roundhouse Only), Yellow (Turntable only), Red (Visual Remains)
TypeStallsYear BuiltRailroadCurrent UseCityStateCountryNotes
Visual Remains Only22Western Maryland Railroad Ridgeley YardCarpendaleWVUSAHeljan Roundhouse
Visual Remains OnlyWestern Maryland Durbin and Greenbrier Valley yardElkinsWVUSAfoundation and floor visible, turntable pit open
Visual Remains Only12Baltimore & Ohio FieldFairmontWVUSA
Turntable OnlyBaltimore & Ohio rail yardGraftonWVUSA
Visual Remains OnlyChesapeake & Ohio CSX yardHintonWVUSAview obscured by trees, some stall foundations visible
Visual Remains OnlyNorfolk & Western empty lot KenovaWVUSAhalf of turntable ring and one stall are visible
Visual Remains OnlyBaltimore & Ohio vacant lotKeyserWVUSAoutline of foundation visible
Roundhouse and TurntableBaltimore & Ohio The Roundhouse event Center and museumMartinsburgWVUSA Northern of two roundhouses, totally enclosed with roof over turntable
Visual Remains OnlyBaltimore & Ohio The Roundhouse event Center and museumMartinsburgWVUSASouthern of two roundhouses at this location, some outer walls still standing
Visual Remains OnlyBaltimore & Ohio CSX yardParkersburgWVUSAtwo stall of roundhouse visible
Turntable OnlyChessapeake & Ohio CSX YardPeach CreekWVUSA
Roundhouse and Turntable22Norfolk & Western Norfolk Southern ShopsWilliamsonWVUSA

Statistics for Roundhouses in West Virginia


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

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