RailPictures.Net Photo: WofA 521 Western Railway of Alabama EMD GP7 at Camak, Georgia by David Harris
 
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Western Railway of Alabama (more..)
EMD GP7 (more..)
South end of yard (more..)
Camak, Georgia, USA (more..)
July, 1977
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WofA 521 (more..)
Coal loads and Macon (more..)
David Harris (more..)
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Remarks & Notes 
L&N U30Cs are at the head of a loaded Harlee Branch coal train on the connection from the mainline, but they wait as the mixed train to Macon departs first. Couple maybe interesting sidenotes: This mixed had a beat-up old coach (170?) behind all that pulpwood, rather than a caboose like the other Camak-based mixed trains had. Also, the rear of the coal train is sitting on a connection between the GARR Atlanta-Augusta main and the Macon line constructed in the late 1960s to expedite coal movements. Camak is a very different place today, as coal and mixed trains are gone, and mainline has been downgraded.
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