After running down light to Osmer to pick up a CSX grain train, GLC 397 is split from GLC 398, and the 397 put back onto the CSX train before making the last leg of the trip up to The Anderson's e... (more)
In a rare move, all 3 of the Michigan Shore's engines (GP38s 2019 and 2057 and SW1200 1216) are on the point of today's southbound freight, seen here on the outskirts of Grand Haven. This trip wil... (more)
After stopping for a "meal enroute", CNW 6710 departs Little Lake for Escanaba with another train of taconite.
After stopping to throw the switch at Empire Junction, LS&I 1850 does what Alco's do best as they continue their journey to the Eagle Mills yard.
Still looking good in the last paint job it received from the Trunk (very late 70's or early 80's would be my guess), former Grand Trunk Western GP9 #4433 is seen here on the tail track of the cin... (more)
Geometry train going east(north) by 20th st in Holland, caught just after work and before heading to dinner with my wife and her sister...they wondered why I was late :) 06/18/08
The LSRC's predecessor Detroit & Mackinac was historically home to a fleet of Alco diesels. The LSRC carried on that tradition into the 2000s until the fleet (minus the 469) was scrapped in 2011. ... (more)
After picking up the new West Michigan Railroad's (until recently, this was a Pioneer property) first revenue car, 1512 slowly hauls it east. Pioneer let the line deteriorate a lot over the years ... (more)
Around the sweeping curve at King Rd enroute to Carland.
One of the new Lake State slug sets works hard up the grade south out of Alpena with a hefty 57 car train 326.
NS #5212 rest along the north side of Oakwood Yard in Allen Park, MI while still painted in the NS non-horsehead scheme.
One of JT's ugly CSX pushers on a western coal train rolling through the west leg of the wye at Holland. 05/08/08
Shoving back towards Owosso on the branch to Henderson while the other photographers take a lunch break. Next up is an afternoon run further northwest of town.
LSRC Z126 is approaching Fremont Street in Bay City as they head for Saginaw.
Shortly after sunrise, we see the photo freight heading north across the country side near King St.