RailPictures.Net Photo: CSX 8008 CSX Transportation (CSXT) EMD SD40-2 at Allatoona, Georgia by Samuel Latham
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CSX Transportation (CSXT) (more..)
EMD SD40-2 (more..)
The Unknown Hero (more..)
Allatoona, Georgia, USA (more..)
June 23, 2019
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CSX 8008 (more..)
CSX Q241 (more..)
Samuel Latham (more..)
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Georgia summer is in full swing. Abundant sunshine, blue skies, and mimosa blooms. And boy, is it hot. CSX Q241 struggles upgrade past the Unknown Hero grave in the small town of Allatoona, GA, on the former L&N mainline behind L&N SD40-2 8008. This spot is where an unknown Confederate soldier was laid to rest after the battle of Allatoona Pass during the Civil War. His tombstone reads - "AN UNKNOWN HERO, He died for the Cause He thought was right."
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