Existing/previous turntables and/or roundhouses IL, IN, WI

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Existing/previous turntables and/or roundhouses IL, IN, WI

Postby CarterB » Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:27 am

New York State has done a great list of turntable/roundhouse locations on their forum. (see viewtopic.php?f=128&t=169501)
Let's see how many midwest ones we can find, existing or previous.
Using https://mapper.acme.com/ list and locate the ones you are aware of by posting the Lat Lon such as:
N 39.85897 W 88.16217 which was the C & EI Villa Grove roundhouse and turntable.
N 41.95376 W 87.93180 CMSP&P Bensenville, IL
N 40.74983 W 88.40503 WAB Forrest, IL
N 40.36476 W 87.65043 C&EI Rossville, IL
N 38.63346 W 90.15194 B&O Granite City, IL
N 41.83767 W 87.76564 CB&Q Cicero, IL
N 38.50103 W 89.14528 ICRR Centralia, IL
N 41.69786 W 87.56815 C&WI? or NYC&STL? South Deering (Chicago) IL
N 41.66790 W 87.67300 CRI&P Blue Island, IL
N 38.50101 W 89.14530 ICRR Centralia, IL
N 41.51597 W 90.41635 CRI&P Sylvis, IL
N 39.53718 W 89.30551 C&IM Taylorville, IL
N 41.76946 W 87.75788 Belt Rwy? Bedford Park, IL
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Re: Existing/previous turntables and/or roundhouses IL, IN,

Postby Rockingham Racer » Thu Apr 18, 2019 7:26 am

RI Metra's Burr Oak Yard-Blue Island, IL
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Re: Existing/previous turntables and/or roundhouses IL, IN,

Postby CarterB » Thu Apr 18, 2019 9:35 am

Rockingham Racer wrote:RI Metra's Burr Oak Yard-Blue Island, IL

I think that is the CRI&P Blue Island yard listed above?
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