Martinsburg Roundhouse | 100 Liberty Street | Martinsburg | West Virginia
The Center includes 13 acres with three B&O Railroad shop buildings. The main attraction is the completely enclosed 1866 cast iron frame roundhouse. It is situated along 1,000 feet of the Tuscarora Creek. The B & O Railroad shops operated until 1988. This site was active early in the Civil War and was the site of the first National Labor Strike of 1877.
Celebration planned for anniversary of B&O roundhouse raid May 7-8, 2016 (Schedule at bottom of the page) February 22, 2016 By John McVey (firstname.lastname@example.org) , Journal News MARTINSBURG – The Civil War was the first war in which railroads played
Though still a bit rustic, the historic Roundhouse can be rented for many different types of events. A little imagination and you can hold your event where “Stonewall” Jackson started his raid in 1861 or where the first labor strike