Ringgold CSX Platform - Ringgold, GA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SearchN
N 34° 54.908 W 085° 06.436
16S E 672904 N 3865266
Quick Description: Platform to watch trains in Ringgold, Georgia.
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 9/29/2008 3:24:14 AM
Waymark Code: WM4TQZ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7
Views: 20

Long Description:
This platform/pavilion looks to have been built fairly recently. It sits across the tracks opposite the Ringgold Depot. Parking is next to the fire department. At present no pathway leads to it only a grassy field.

This is along the north/south CSX W&A (Western & Atlantic) Subdivision. If you have a scanner radio the frequencies used are road channel 161.370; dispatcher is 161.520.

During the War Between the States, Gen. Longstreet's troops arrived here by train and then proceeded to fight in the Battle of Chickamauga.
What Best Describes This Location: Mainline

If there is a fee how much?: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Is this rail location handicap accessible?: Yes, pavilion has a ramp, but no pathway to get there, grass field.

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Other Describe: Not listed

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