Historic Markers Across Georgia

Builder of the Nation

Marker ID: GHM unnumbered
Location: [unnumbered] US 129 at northwest edge of Jefferson
County: Jackson
Coordinates: N 34° 7.488    W 083° 35.004
  34.12480164    -83.58339691
Style: Free Standing **
Waymark: WM2AG
Builder of the Nation  Marker  


This steam locomotive was prsented to the City of Jefferson in 1959 by the Seaboard Air Line Railroad Company as a permanent exhibit in memory of the important service engines of this type gave to the nation. It was one of the last steam-powered locomotives to operate in this section of the country. It was built in 1907 and was last operated on the Gainesville Midland Railroad.

Builder of the Nation
Builder of the Nation