|CLASSIC RAILROAD PLACES IN THE UNITED STATES
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Location: Atlanta, GA 33.79426, -84.44139
Railroad: NS (ex-Southern)
Significance: Major rail hub; Largest NS yard in the Atlanta area.
Izaak Walton Inn
Location: Next to BNSF main line at Essex, MT, on the Marias Pass line bordering Glacier National Park N 48.27864, W 113.61191
Railroad: BNSF (ex-Great Norther)
Significance: The inn was built by the Great Northern in an effort to promote tourism to Glacier National Park. The inn adjoins the small
Essex Yard, which is usually the home base for 2 sets of helper engines working the Marias Pass area.