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7/28/2017
 
 
 
 
 
By:Frank Orona
Dates:7/14/2008 - 9/7/2008
Album Info:Photos depicting construction of new track for the new West Point Kia Plant.
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Work at XXB 81.1
Title:  Work at XXB 81.1
Description:  New sub-ballast for the Gabbettville Siding.
Photo Date:  7/14/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:43:19 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Work at XXB 81.1
Title:  Work at XXB 81.1
Description:  Middle of the new Gabbettville siding looking South, this signal will most likley be removed.
Photo Date:  7/24/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:10:13 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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XXB 84.45 Signal
Title:  XXB 84.45 Signal
Description:  New signal for the milepost 84.45
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:42:49 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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XXB 84.45 Signal
Title:  XXB 84.45 Signal
Description:  This side of the signal will have two singal heads.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:43:01 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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XXB 84.45 Signal
Title:  XXB 84.45 Signal
Description:  This side of the signal will have one signal head.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:43:11 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Work at XXB 81.1
Title:  Work at XXB 81.1
Description:  Ties for new siding and sub-ballast for new yard tracks.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:43:47 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  The amount of room for future yard tracks.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:43:56 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Culvert
Title:  Culvert
Description:  The new culvert is finished and now needs sub-ballasting and ties.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:44:06 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Gabbettville Siding
Title:  Gabbettville Siding
Description:  Looking north towards Gabbettville Road from culvert.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:44:14 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Steel Ties
Title:  Steel Ties
Description:  Steel ties that will be used for yard tracks.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:44:22 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  #10 LH turnout laid on steel ties, since it is already ballasted this is likely its final location.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:44:48 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  Detail view of the how rail is held to these steel ties.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:44:56 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  #10 Solid Manganese Self-guarded steel frog
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 8:20:34 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  With this amount of room, could another track be laid here?
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:45:39 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  Another detail view of how the rail is held to the steel tie.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:45:46 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Steel Ties
Title:  Steel Ties
Description:  Another view of the steel ties.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:45:52 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Steel Ties
Title:  Steel Ties
Description:  The two larger holes are used to secure the rail to the tie.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:45:58 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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RIP 84.0 Signal
Title:  RIP 84.0 Signal
Description:  With the new 84.5 signal box taking shape, this guy's time is running out.
Photo Date:  9/7/2008  Upload Date: 9/7/2008 7:46:06 PM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Work at XXB 81.1
Title:  Work at XXB 81.1
Description:  Middle of the new Gabbettville siding looking North.
Photo Date:  7/24/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:10:41 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  Initial clearing of land for new Gabbettville Siding and yard tracks.
Photo Date:  7/14/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:11:22 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Track
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Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  Base layer of rock for new Gabbettville siding and yard tracks.
Photo Date:  8/6/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:11:39 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  Left hand turnout for yard tracks behind forklift and Gabbettville Siding on right. Note Culvert that is not yet completed.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:12:05 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Gabbettville Siding
Title:  Gabbettville Siding
Description:  Height of ballast layer for Gabbettville Siding.
Photo Date:  8/17/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:12:32 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Gabbettville Siding
Title:  Gabbettville Siding
Description:  Ties and tie plates awaiting rail on new Gabbettville Siding.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:12:48 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Views:  108   Comments: 0
Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  Snap track for yard lead.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:13:03 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Yard Track
Title:  Yard Track
Description:  136 lb/yd snap track.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:13:14 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Track
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Derail
Title:  Derail
Description:  Derail for yard track.
Photo Date:  8/6/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:13:29 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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NE Gabbettville
Title:  NE Gabbettville
Description:  Turnout off of siding to yard tracks (foreground) and NE Gabbettville turnout (background).
Photo Date:  8/6/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:13:41 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Derail
Title:  Derail
Description:  View from Gabbettville Road looking North.
Photo Date:  8/6/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:13:56 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Gabbetville Road Crossing
Title:  Gabbetville Road Crossing
Description:  Three new crossing poles for Gabbettville road crossing.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:14:31 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
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Gabbettville Sgnal Box
Title:  Gabbettville Sgnal Box
Description:  SE Signal box.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:15:44 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Signal
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Gabbettville Sgnal Box
Title:  Gabbettville Sgnal Box
Description:  NE Signal box and triple head Vader Hood signal.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:16:03 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Signal
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NE Gabbettville
Title:  NE Gabbettville
Description:  NE Gabbettville Signal.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:16:25 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Signal,Track
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Gabbettville Signal
Title:  Gabbettville Signal
Description:  Color designation on NE Gabbettville Signal (Green, Yellow, Red; Yellow, Red; Green, Lunar and Red)
Photo Date:  7/14/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:16:51 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Signal
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Views:  105   Comments: 0
NE Gabbettville
Title:  NE Gabbettville
Description:  Anther veiw of the new NE Gabbettville "Vader Hood" signal.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:17:12 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Signal
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NE Gabbettville
Title:  NE Gabbettville
Description:  Compromise Rail to join the 115 lb/yd main line rail to the 136 lb/yd main line turnout.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:17:27 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Track
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NE Gabbettville
Title:  NE Gabbettville
Description:  NE Gabbettville signal and main line turnout.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:17:41 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Signal,Track
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NE Gabbettville
Title:  NE Gabbettville
Description:  Looking south at the LH #15 size main line turnout.
Photo Date:  8/17/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:17:58 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Track
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Views:  91   Comments: 0
NE Gabbettville
Title:  NE Gabbettville
Description:  Looking south towards Gabbettville Road.
Photo Date:  8/31/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:18:19 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Track
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Views:  105   Comments: 0
NE Gabbettville
Title:  NE Gabbettville
Description:  Looking south at the RH #15 turnout off of the Gabbettville siding.
Photo Date:  8/17/2008  Upload Date: 9/1/2008 3:18:44 AM
Location:  West Point, GA
Author:  Frank Orona
Categories:  Track
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Views:  104   Comments: 0


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