What started out as what would normally be a standard flight for a photo, turned into an adventure with interesting results. Having lost one UAV two years ago within a mile of this location to a b... (more)
The crew of Huron and Eastern 702 is preparing to depart for Durand with the railroads recently repainted SD40M-2s.
Huron and Eastern 702 is heading for Durand, Michigan as they cross over Dutch Creek - which is located just south of Bay City.
Huron and Eastern 740 is heading out of Bay City as they pass alongside Defoe Park, with Our Lady of the Visitation Parish towering above the west side.
Huron & Eastern Railroad train 702-16 is seen ready to depart the Bay City Yard with HESR SD40-2s, 3390 and 3391. Both units wear Marquette Rail logos but carry HESR reporting marks.
Huron & Eastern Railroad train 702-16 is seen southbound as it passes under Vermont Street and along the Bay City marina with HESR SD40-2s, 3390 and 3391. Both units wear Marquette Rail logos but... (more)
Consists like this don't wander down the ex-CM line anymore, but at the time, HESR was kinda' wild.
HESR 3045 leads two more GeeP's on the Northbound rocket from Durand.
Huron and Eastern 810 is coming off the Saginaw River bridge just after departing from Genesee Yard.
The evening BG&KC Ice Cream Train, pulled by former Huron & Eastern 102 (ex-C&O), passes Frisco 1632 on its way out of town.
HESR 740 is doing a little work at Wenona Yard The 740 job is the road switcher that works between Bay City and Saginaw spotting cars at local industries.
Its a cold Michigan day, as HESR 2025 speeds south, kicking up snow, with train 702 in tow.
HESR 3037 leads ISRR 3044 North out of Durand.
HESR's 810 job works a cut of cars at Vassar with a pair of now restenciled ISRR motors.
To the trained eye, one can identify the depot as a GTW prototype, and a literate individual can read that those geeps say RailAmerica, simple right? Well, the depot is now an Elks Lodge, and has ... (more)