Builder of the Nation

Builder of the Nation (HM9FM)

Location: Winder, GA 30680 Barrow County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 59.501', W 83° 43.362'

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This steam locomotive was presented to the City of Winder and Barrow County in 1959 by the Seaboard Air Line Railroad Company. It was placed here as a permanent exhibit in memory of the important service engines of this type rendered to the country. Built in1930, it operated for a number of years on the Gainesville Midland Railroad. At the time of its retirement in 1959, No. 208 was one of the last steam locomotives in service in this section of the country
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HM NumberHM9FM
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 11:03am PDT -07:00
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Photo Credits: [1] HANK MYERS  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 248504 N 3764576
Decimal Degrees33.99168333, -83.72270000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 59.501', W 83° 43.362'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 59' 30.06" N, 83° 43' 21.72" W
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Area Code(s)770, 678
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 6 Porter St, Winder GA 30680, US
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