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John Walker's Collection
 
9/23/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:John Walker
Dates:7/10/1981 - 7/10/1981
Album Info:Central of Georgia C class 2-8-0 #223 seen in Columbus, GA in July 1981 after cosmetic make over by the Southern Railroad. Eventually #223 would be placed on public display behind the Columbus Iron Works convention center and forgotten about until it was saved and moved to Savanna where it was again restored. The city leaders of Columbus were more concerned about naming another landmark after Dr. King than pony up a trifle appropriation to purchase some paint and ask for volunteers to do some generic preservation work. Ultimately the locomotive fell into disastrous disrepair, paint faded, corrosion and scars from numerous vandals.
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Man OWar departing Atlanta
Title:  Man OWar departing Atlanta
Description:  CG Man OWar departing Atlanta
Photo Date:  1/1/1956  Upload Date: 7/15/2014 5:28:56 AM
Location:  Atlanta, GA
Author:  John Walker
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives: 
Views:  195   Comments: 1
Correct CG Logo
Title:  Correct CG Logo
Description:  Blue CG logo is wrong (Walther's made a cloth patch based on the blue logo on the 1956 time table, this red CG logo is correct.
Photo Date:  1/1/1956  Upload Date: 7/15/2014 5:26:02 AM
Location:  , GA
Author:  John Walker
Categories: 
Locomotives: 
Views:  24   Comments: 0
Man OWar Pine Mountain, GA
Title:  Man OWar Pine Mountain, GA
Description:  CG Man OWar with sub power from RS3 rounds curve near Pine Mountain, GA
Photo Date:  1/1/1956  Upload Date: 7/15/2014 5:30:47 AM
Location:  , GA
Author:  John Walker
Categories:  Passenger
Locomotives:  RS3 148(RS3)
Views:  69   Comments: 1
SOO Granger on the High Prairie
Title:  SOO Granger on the High Prairie
Description:  SOO line GP38-2 with grain peddler heading south towards Underwood, ND on a clear spring day in 1989. Note the upside down cross buck and that super blue sky.
Photo Date:  5/17/1989  Upload Date: 4/17/2014 2:42:10 PM
Location:  Underwood, ND
Author:  John Walker
Categories:  Scenic
Locomotives:  SOO 4437(GP38-2)
Views:  94   Comments: 0


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