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Builder of the Nation Jefferson (Jackson County)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChapterhouseInc
N 34° 07.491 W 083° 35.001
17S E 261752 N 3779013
Quick Description: Not as specific as Winder, but engine in better overall condition. there is signage about restoring it. Built in 1907 and donated in 1959 to the city of Jefferson.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 10/8/2005 10:24:30 PM
Waymark Code: WM2AG
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member snake1411
Views: 30

Long Description:
This steam locomotive was presented to the City of Jefferson in 1959 by the Seaboard Air Line Railroad Company as a permanent exhibit in memory of the important service engines of this type gave to the nation. It was one of the last steampowered locomotives to operate in this section of the country. It was built in 1907 and was last operated on the Gainesville Midland Railroad.
Type of Marker: Railroad

Marker #: None

Date: None

Sponsor: Not listed

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