Pratt-Pullman Yard

In 1904, Pratt Engineering, a parts manufacturers for sugar and fertilizer processing plants, open a new plant in what is now the neighborhood of Kirkwood in Atlanta, Georgia. In 1917, the plant was used in the production of munitions during World War I. The facility was purchased by the Pullman Company in 1922, and was converted to be used for everything from regular maintenance work to entire rebuilds and retrofitting of locomotives. In a Segregated... Read More