Chattanooga Railroad Series: Across Amnicola Highway (Third Line)

Thursday, June 26, 2014 - by John Wilson

The third rail line that was built across Amnicola Highway from the nearby DeButts Yard was on the north side of South Chickamauga Creek.

It crosses the highway near the north entrance to the Tennessee Riverpark. It passes near the U.S. Naval Reserve, then crosses the south entrance to the Riverpark.

There is a gate near this crossing that is kept closed except when runs are made to pick up tankers at the nearby BASF plant.

This line crosses South Creek Road soon after leaving the DeButts Yard.


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