One Of The Most Famous Train Robberies In History Happened In Georgia And The Details Are Fascinating
By Marisa Roman|Published September 11, 2017
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
Over 150 years ago in the heart of Georgia, one of the greatest and most historical train robberies took place. While the robbery wasn’t intentional in terms of stealing money, there was a much bigger plan involved, one that aimed to take out Confederate forces in the South. In case you haven’t heard this tale before, get ready for one of the greatest locomotive chases in United States history.
For those looking for a real-life version of events regarding the General and the great locomotive chase, visiting the Southern Museum in Kennesaw will surely be a delight. You can use the address below to guide you: