NS LD07 is heading back to Oakwood Yard as they approach Forman Street in Detroit.
CSX 2662 is leading the West Detroit Branch local across I-96 just after departing from Oak Yard to spend the morning switching on the west side of Motown.
6038 is hostled to the coal chute.
Her last stop before heading out on the road, #5633 gets topped off at the chute under the watchful eye of the foreman.
The lines of shrouded 6407, seen here well after her halcyon days hauling the 1st-class varnish over the system, still have an eloquence.
A broader view of 5633 in her environs as she moves slowly by to the coal dock at Milwaukee Jct. terminal
One of the last three Pacifics built for GTW by Baldwin in 1929 rolls out of the barn onto the table at Milwaukee Jct., to be spun and then coaled/watered.
Spun, 5633 has her game face on as she's hostled up to the coal dock.
The waiting is the hardest part. -Tom Petty
Class U-4-b #6407 waits for a train to pull.
With a man riding the tender, GTW U-1-c #6038 moves up to the turntable after coaling. 6038 was one of five in the class, sister 6039 went to Steamtown after retirement. For more on GTW steam, s... (more)
GTW U-1-c #6038 gets coaled at the terminal.
Another of Grand Trunk's Pacific K-4-a class engines shows up with a train. Sisters 5629 and 5631 had already been photographed that day.
CSX 2675 is heading across Livernois Avenue on Detroit's Westside as they head down the West Detroit Branch to switch local industries.
CSX 2675 is approaching West Warren Avenue in Detroit with cars for Coca-Cola and scrap gondolas they picked up earlier while working on the West Detroit Branch.