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Savannah in Chatham County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Central Of Georgia Railroad

Shops & Terminal

 
 
Central Of Georgia Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 26, 2009
1. Central Of Georgia Railroad Marker
National Register of Historic Places: Central of Georgia Railroad: Savannah Shops and Terminal Facilities *** (added 1978 - District - #78000970)
Inscription.
Has been designated a
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National Historic Landmark
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This site possesses National signifcance
in commemorating the history of the
United States of America
1976

 
Erected 1976 by National Park Service United States Dept. of the Interior.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 32° 4.5′ N, 81° 6.135′ W. Marker is in Savannah, Georgia, in Chatham County. Marker can be reached from West Jones Street near Martin Luther King. Jr. Boulevard. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Railroad Museum. Marker is in this post office area: Savannah GA 31401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Boiler Room (here, next to this marker); Planing Shed & Lumber Shed (here, next to this marker); Blacksmith Shop (within shouting distance of this marker); Smokestack (within shouting distance of this marker); Storehouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Drop Table
Central Of Georgia Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 26, 2009
2. Central Of Georgia Railroad Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Turntable (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Machine Shop (about 300 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Savannah.
 
Also see . . .  Railroad History, Central of Georgia. (Submitted on April 28, 2009, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable BuildingsRailroads & Streetcars
 
Central Of Georgia Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 26, 2009
3. Central Of Georgia Railroad Marker
Central Of Georgia Railroad Marker, at far right, located at Dispatch Office and Print Shop Building image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, April 10, 2009
4. Central Of Georgia Railroad Marker, at far right, located at Dispatch Office and Print Shop Building
Marker is on the wall at the extreme right side, next to the door.
Inside the shops image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2006
5. Inside the shops
Inside the Blacksmith shop image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2006
6. Inside the Blacksmith shop
Overnight shed image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2006
7. Overnight shed
Repairing a Wrightsville & Tennille 223 image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2006
8. Repairing a Wrightsville & Tennille 223
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud
9. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops
The near restored 2-8-0 Wrightsville & Tennille 223
The restored Wrightsville & Tennille 223 image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 3, 2007
10. The restored Wrightsville & Tennille 223
Moving stock around the shops image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, November 8, 2007
11. Moving stock around the shops
Central Of Georgia Railroad Roundhouse, complete with working turntable image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, March 26, 2009
12. Central Of Georgia Railroad Roundhouse, complete with working turntable
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, November 8, 2007
13. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops... A real "Fix-er Upper" image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, November 8, 2007
14. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops... A real "Fix-er Upper"
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops and turntable image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, July 25, 2006
15. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops and turntable
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, November 8, 2007
16. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 3, 2007
17. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops
Central Of Georgia Railroad Backshops, under renovation image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 3, 2007
18. Central Of Georgia Railroad Backshops, under renovation
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops back building image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 3, 2007
19. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops back building
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud
20. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops
Savannah Atlanta 2715 on display: Model: GP35 Built As: SOU 2715 (GP35) Serial Number: 30054 Order No: 7784 Frame Number: 7784-11 Built: 1/1965
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 3, 2007
21. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops
Waiting their turn to be installed, firebox (L) and wheels
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 3, 2007
22. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops
Firebox with engineering markings
Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops, scrap yard image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 3, 2007
23. Central Of Georgia Railroad Shops, scrap yard
Central Of Georgia Railroad shops scrapyard image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, June 3, 2007
24. Central Of Georgia Railroad shops scrapyard
 
 
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