Roundhouse (disambiguation)

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A roundhouse is a building used by railroads for servicing locomotives.

Roundhouse may also refer to:



  • Roundhouse, a common description for the round buildings using the Panopticon cell layout for a prison or other type of confining institution
  • Atlantic roundhouse, an Iron Age stone building found in the northern and western parts of mainland Scotland, the Northern Isles and the Hebrides
  • Round-house (lock-up), a small prison
  • Roundhouse (dwelling), a kind of house with circular walls, constructed during both the Iron Age and later, found in many areas of the world.
  • Gin gang or roundhouse, an extension to a threshing barn
  • Roundhouse, the substructure of a post mill which encloses the trestle and forms a storage facility


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