A fond look back at the Seaboard Coast Line, Southern Railway, Central of Georgia, Louisville & Nashville, regional roads and short lines in Georgia. Includes side trips to Jacksonville and Tampa, Florida. Many first-generation locomotives, pre-Amtrak passenger trains, mixed trains and short line steam! Future Railfan and Railroad editor Jim Boyd was delivering new EMD locomotives at the time.
Many short lines are presented:
Atlanta & St. Andrews Bay;
Atlanta & West Point;
Georgia, Ashburn, Sylvester & Camilla (including an EMD FT!);
Georgia & Florida;
Graham County Railroad (Shays working freight in North Carolina);
Louisville & Wadley;
St. Marys Railroad;
Chattahoochee Industrial Railroad (ALCO RS-1);
Tennessee Central (2 photographs), Sandersville, Valdosta & West Point;
Wrightsville & Tennille.
Morning Sun Books, hardcover with dust jacket, 128 pages, standard portrait book 8 x 10 in., Color photographs with captions.