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WSB-AM: 150th anniversary of Great Locomotive Chase through Ga.

By Jon Lewis

It's one of the most daring events in American history and it took place 150 years ago today.

"James J. Andrews and a group of Union raiders decided they were going to capture a northbound Confederate train and take that train all the way to Chattanooga," says Dr. Richard Banz, executive director of the Southern Museum, in Kennesaw.

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