A couple of plant critters get some sun. Please feel free to comment with any information on these locomotives, I do not have much on them.
With a colorful lash up, M371, carrying new Ford Mustangs and F150s from Flat Rock and Dearborn, respectively, rolls north for a meet in the South Side siding. The leading unit came from last nig... (more)
Wabash second generation diesel era with GE U25B's #500-514, utilizing trucks and traction motors from 15 older Alco FA's and FB's Photographer H. Goerke. RL Collection.
The sun rises over Selma Yard in Cadillac as the GLC CSTN works in the yard before heading out to Yuma, MI.
An eclectic collection of Baldwins & Alcos sit outside the Michigan Northern Cadillac locomotive terminal. The Michigan Northern struggled to find enough quality power in the mid 1970's to operate... (more)
Despite the prospect of turning 50 years old in November this year and wearing the paint of 4 different owners (Ann Arbor, Michigan Interstate, Tuscola & Saginaw Bay, & Great Lakes Central), GLC 3... (more)
It is October 1981, in less than 6 months, the ferries would stop traversing Lake Michigan, and the end of this line would be set, but, prior to this, 4 Ann Arbor units race south across the hilly... (more)
A sleepy little community in the southern portion of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, Trout Lake does not seem a strong place to observe rail activity, but, even into 1984, the Soo Line was still ... (more)
GTW 4906 is leading CN Train 515 north through Detroit on the Holly Subdivision as they head for Pontiac.
It is October 1981, in less than 6 months, the ferries would stop traversing Lake Michigan, and the end of this line would be set, but, prior to this, 4 Ann Arbor units pound the AA-C&O diamond in... (more)
A doomed entity on its own, the Michigan Northern is pretty much summed up in this photo. Contracted in 1976 by the State of Michigan to operate the former Grand Rapids & Indiana line, the MIGN co... (more)
The nightly outbound RoadRailer train lead by BNSF 5311 passes through Milan, MI on its westwardly journey.
Marquette Rail's Trio of SD40-2's highballs south towards Grand Rapids and goes through the Roller Coaster of hills in Grant and does some drift busting as they crest another hill.
4124 and 4077 roll north towards Grand Rapids after switching Bay Valley in Wayland. Large thunderstorms are building miles away to the east and are seen behind the power.
CN Train R950 is heading north through Royal Oak on the Holly Subdivision with intermodal and manifest traffic.