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Roundhouses are the large, circular or semicircular structures that are located surrounding or adjacent to locomotive turntables. The roundhouse in a railroad yard is typically where steam locomotives were maintained and stored.
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Image for Proviso Yard Turntable - Bellwood, Illinoisview gallery

EE16.9 km

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Railway RoundhousesProviso Yard Turntable - Bellwood, Illinois

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Former Chicago & North Western roundhouse location in Bellwood, Illinois.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS

location: Illinois

date approved: 4/5/2007

last visited: 10/25/2009

Image for Aurora Roundhouseview gallery

SWSW20.9 km

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Railway RoundhousesAurora Roundhouse

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Originally built as a roundhouse for the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad, this is now the home of Walter Payton's Roundhouse Restaurant and Brewery.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member WascoZooKeeper

location: Illinois

date approved: 2/23/2007

last visited: 10/14/2015

Image for Chicago - Old Roundhouse with Manual Turntableview gallery

EE29.1 km

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Railway RoundhousesChicago - Old Roundhouse with Manual Turntable

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A very cool little roundhouse (5 stall) with a manual turntable.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Panther in the Den

location: Illinois

date approved: 1/13/2006

last visited: 5/15/2008

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WW104 km

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Railway RoundhousesRound House - Amboy, IL

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The "Round House" in Amboy, IL is now producing Ice Cream Toppings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose

location: Illinois

date approved: 10/3/2006

last visited: never

Image for Pere Marquette Roundhouse - New Buffalo, Michiganview gallery

EE112.5 km

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Railway RoundhousesPere Marquette Roundhouse - New Buffalo, Michigan

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3 stalls of this 16 stall roundhouse are still standing and have been turned into a Gold's Gym. It was originally built in 1920 by the Pere Marquette Railroad with 8 stalls.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft

location: Michigan

date approved: 12/26/2007

last visited: 9/15/2016

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NWNW119.6 km

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Railway RoundhousesWSOR Janesville WI Turn table

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Turn table at the Janesville Round house

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member cratergrease

location: Wisconsin

date approved: 12/11/2007

last visited: never

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