CSX rebuilt EMD SD50-3 8662 and GP40-2 4421 lead a 70 car multi-level train south on the old Pere Marquette.
10:00am - Sounds like D70002 and Q32701 are still trying to get underway to get west out of Grand Rapids. Q32602 is sitting out at Hudsonville waiting on these guys. Not sure if Q335 got to drag t... (more)
The northwest bound Pere Marquette #1225 rolls by the old Carland grain elevator in the sleepy township of Fairfield MI.
CSX train R326-11 (Chicago Barr-Detroit Rougemere) is all but coasting down to the base of Salem Hill at milepost 29 of the CSX Plymouth Subdivision. Salem Hill is the ruling grade on the CSX Detr... (more)
In the summer of 1993 one of the places that I'd go hang out was along the Conrail Michigan Line where is flirts with the Huron River just west of Ann Arbor. In this particular spot is a large mea... (more)
Under a nearly full moon a standard cab dash 8 and its caboose containing remote control equipment take a brake from pushing cars up to the ore dumper in Escanaba MI
Norfolk Southern Dash 9-40CW and CSX Dash 8-40C 7560 lead a 97 car Q335-23 west on the Plymouth Subdivision under the Cantilever Signal Bridge at Beck Road.
Amtrak 350 (Chicago-Detroit), the Wolverine, is eastbound and is momentarily about to arrive at the Ann Arbor Station. We are looking northwest toward the West Ann Arbor team track at milepost MH ... (more)
An evening staple on Norfolk Southern's Detroit to Butler, Indiana mainline, BNSF 5408 leads the Triple Crown Road-Railer into the SE Michigan countryside.
CP 8738 leads it's manifest train across the CSX (ex-C&O) diamond in Romulus for points west.
Lima Berkshire cousins sit side by side during Train Expo 2014 in Owosso, Mich. Nickel Plate Road No. 765 paid a visit to Steam Railroading Institute's Pere Marquette No. 1225 during the event. Th... (more)
West side yard job pulling some loads out of Padnos. Bunch of autos turning around and around in front of me as the rest of this train is blocking the road just to the left of my position.
Q327 is seen here heading south(west) out of Holland after having made a setoff at Waverly.