When this new railroad started up in 1986 and adorned its GP9's in this Pere Marquette-inspired scheme, I thought this was one of the nicest-looking paint schemes to materialize during that time p... (more)
This line is now RailAmerica.
On its original rails in Michigan's Thumb region, the Huron & Eastern operated a group of GP9s clad in the old Pere Marquette style.
Huron & Eastern #101 the "County of Sanilac" sits quietly in the weeds awaiting it's fate. By this time all but one of the original GP7/9's had been replaced by ex-P&LE GP38's.