A former Conrail SD60I leads Saginaw to Toledo train L321-13 south at Romulus, MI.
CSX grain train G650-12 heads south at milepost 94 of the Saginaw Subdivision in Romulus, MI. The cantilever signal here protects the north end of double track as well as the crossing of the NS D... (more)
ES40DC # 5463 and SD40-3 # 4234 lead a 12 car Q231-12 south at Van Born Rd. in Wayne, MI.
ELS 1223 leads a freight thru Rockland, MI on its way to Ontonogan, MI in July of 2000. The closing of the paper mill doomed this line and the rail has now been pulled up at this location.
Canadian Pacific power leads CSX steel slab train K596 south past the searchlight signal at John Hix Road in Westland, MI. The signal is at the south end of the Plymouth siding on the Saginaw Sub... (more)
We're on the ex-MILW Skytop 187 Coon Rapids on a special train from Escanaba to Channing,MI.. The owner of the car Dave Vannes (left seated facing rear) chats about his private car with patrons of... (more)
The Upper Peninsula of Michigan has some neat railroad operations for an area that is mostly forest. Pictured through some of the many pine trees that populate the area, a pair of veteran GE C30-7... (more)
CNW 8007 is just starting its' journey to Escanaba with a train of taconite as it ducks under Hwy M35 near Marquette in July of 1987. The engineer gives a friendly wave as he passes.
NS 31M is departing from Detroit with another train of new automobiles.
Under Wabash control, the Ann Arbor had only two Alco RS-1's Nos.20 and 21. Number 21 was assigned in September 1962 to local service at Owosso, Michigan. Photo taken from my slide collection, pho... (more)
CSX D738 is pulling out of the spur at Valassis Communications in Livonia after spotting a boxcar.
CN E280 with UP 6661 is southbound along the Holly Subdivision with empty autoracks.
With color coming very late this year, this pocket that has been good to me in the past is just now getting good. With 50 loads from Ron Brown, the ONTN races through the tunnel kicking up fallen... (more)
CSX train Q241-06 is seen heading south on the Saginaw Subdivision at Romulus, MI. The late afternoon sun highlights the remaining fall color.
CSX train Q241-05 heads south down the siding at Wayne past some late fall color.