Georgia, Ashburn, Sylvester & Camilla Railroad
South Georgia businessman J.N. Pidcock organized the GAS&C Railway in May, 1922 to purchase the Ashburn-Camilla line from the Gulf Line Railway which was owned by the Hawkinsville and Florida Southern. The HF&S had entered receivership and was ordered to be sold. Pidcock operated the GAS&C as part of his Georgia Northern Railway system.
Ashburn-to-Sylvester abandoned 1971.
Maps and other info:
1949 map (65K)
Photo of GAS&C locomotive no. 100 in Sylvester.
Photo and specs of GAS&C no. 15 at hawkinsrails.net.
From: Official Guide of the Railways, August, 1955.
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