Live Oak, Perry & Gulf Railroad train crossing the Suwannee River at Dowling Park, Florida.

Live Oak, Perry & Gulf Railroad train crossing the Suwannee River at Dowling Park, Florida.


Image Number

  • DG01112

Year

  • 1945

Date Note

  • Photographed on July 3, 1945.

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General Note

  • Accompanying note: "Live Oak Perry & Gulf Railroad's 2-8-0 Consolidation Type locomotive No. 175 is crossing the Suwannee River at Dowling Park, Florida with the westbound afternoon mixed train No. 3 en route from Live Oak to Perry on July 3, 1945. LOP&G bought No. 175 in 1942 to pull solid trains of limerock from quarries near Mayo to Perry for use in building runways and building foundations for the Perry Army Airbase. The base was part of the war effort during World War II. It closed in 1945."

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Live Oak, Perry & Gulf Railroad train crossing the Suwannee River at Dowling Park, Florida.
Live Oak, Perry & Gulf Railroad train crossing the Suwannee River at Dowling Park, Florida.

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Chicago Manual of Style

Live Oak, Perry & Gulf Railroad train crossing the Suwannee River at Dowling Park, Florida. 1945. Black & white digital image, . State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. <https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/256211>, accessed 23 May 2017.

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Live Oak, Perry & Gulf Railroad train crossing the Suwannee River at Dowling Park, Florida. 1945. Black & white digital image. State Archives of Florida, Florida Memory. Accessed 23 May. 2017.<https://www.floridamemory.com/items/show/256211>.

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