The Milstead 104 "Dinky" Steam Locomotive
Conyers, GA 30012
770-602-2606 | 800-266-9377
The Dinky is a 1905 Rogers steam locomotive that hauled cotton bales from the main line to the textile mill on the Yellow River. It is permanently located across the tracks from the Conyers Depot. The locomotive once ran rail service between Conyers to the neighboring mill town of Milstead along 3.5 miles of rail. The engine is one of three left in the world.
Info & Amenities
Hours of Operation
Sunday: All Day
Monday: All Day
Tuesday: All Day
Wednesday: All Day
Thursday: All Day
Friday: All Day
Saturday: All Day
Admission & Fees
Free Parking, Parking off Site
Family-friendly, Free Admission , Open Year 'Round
Near Interstate Highway
Suitable for Ages
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