RailPictures.Net Photo: Sou 2924 Southern Railway EMD E8(A) at Atlanta, Georgia by Bob Krone
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Southern Railway (more..)
EMD E8(A) (more..)
Brookwood station (more..)
Atlanta, Georgia, USA (more..)
April 15, 1972
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Sou 2924 (more..)
Sou 1 (more..)
Bob Krone (more..)
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The CRESCENT departs Atlanta behind a fresh green E8 and another unit. The Southern was just beginning to paint the passenger units green once again and this was before the Southern Crescent script was applied. The crowd on the platform is waiting for S&A 4-6-2 750 to pull in.
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