Chattahoochee Industrial Railroad

Chartered in 1961 and opened in 1963, the 15-mile short line runs from Hilton to Saffold in southwestern Early County.

The railroad was once owned by Georgia Pacific Corporation. It became a part of Rail Link and since 2003 has been a subsidiary of Genesee & Wyoming.

At Hilton it connects with G&W subsidiaries Hilton & Albany and Bay Line Railroad.


2000 map (80K) Georgia's Railroad History & Heritage. © Steve Storey.

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