The power from yesterday's loaded coal train sits on the lead track outside of Trenton Power Plant. This is a great place to (legally) get up close to and shoot parked locomotives.
GLC's fall color tour train makes its way North towards Clare Michigan
This rural crossing along exempt track has been protected by lit fusees as the E&LS shuffles stored cars over the former DSS&A line between Sidnaw and Covington, MI.
A few trees still hold their foliage today as LSRC 1164 heads up the Z126 job northbound on Bay City's south side. This train runs daily from Saginaw to North Yard in Bay City and handles all of ... (more)
A pair of GLC GP38-2's sit in the yard in Durand charging the train line of a cut of grain cars that HESR brought in for them to take south.
HESR 3036 leads two other renumbered locomotives with the 805 job at the yard in Saginaw.
Z151 rolls under the signals at Godfrey as it approaches Wyoming yard and the CSX interchange.
3391 on one of it's first road trips leads the 151 south through Comstock park.
Sitting on the former Pere Marquette and later Chesapeake & Ohio line through Clare, MI. is the last fall color train of the year that Great Lakes Central operated for the Steam Railroading Instit... (more)
Train M393 backs into the yard to undergo a lengthy session of switching.
With more than one train in such a small yard, the power for Z126 rests on the lead for an industrial track while 301 finishes up.
CN Train 766 is stopped near Caniff Street in Detroit awaiting traffic to clear ahead of them at Milwaukee Junction.
Southbound Manifest 39E blasts through Rockwood, Michigan crossing the Huron River.
After a crew change one mile north of this point, the GLC OSTN gets underway with its grain train out of the elevator in Oakley, MI. with trio of GP35's and a GP38-2 providing power.
NS Train 38E is heading west toward Wayne as they pass through Dearborn on the Michigan Line.