GLC 392 leads four other EMD's south on 90 loads of grain for the CSX in Howell.
Passionate about his work, Great Lakes Central engineer/conductor Matt Cox, who took on the role of mobile conductor for the day, using a company vehicle to head down to the trains' destination, w... (more)
After over 15 years GLC has run through power again but instead of CSX power it in the form of NS power. This is the first time NS power has been on TSBY/GLC other then the TSBY ex-NS/SOU high ho... (more)
50 years of wear and tear are starting to catch up to the GP35's on the GLC roster. Various issues are starting to hinder performance, and require a little coercion to get the job done. Despite th... (more)
Despite the prospect of turning 50 years old in November this year and wearing the paint of 4 different owners (Ann Arbor, Michigan Interstate, Tuscola & Saginaw Bay, & Great Lakes Central), GLC 3... (more)
After running light to Durand and picking up 22 cars, the GLC OSTN rolls by the large Lott Elevator complex in the small town of Cohoctah, MI. Lott Elevator has not loaded railcars for years, and ... (more)
A short GLC OSTN climbs the hill into Cohoctah past the Lott Elevator facility. The elevator has not been rail served since the days of the Ann Arbor, and the loading track is used for storing LPG... (more)
Two GLC GP38's and two GLC GP35's rock the quaint town of Cohoctah, Michigan as they rumble in notch 8 to get the loaded grain train up the grade.
A pair of Ann Arbor RS-2's run south along Oak Grove Rd. south of Cohoctah, MI. Trains like this would end in just a couple of years as the end of ferry service resulted in a loss of traffic. Fort... (more)
A northbound Ann Arbor freight comes around the curve as it approaches Cohoctah, MI. 35mm slide from my collection, photo by Bill Clynes.
After starting early this morning, a pair of GLC geeps haul a 90 car CSX unit grain train northbound towards Cohoctah, MI. and will eventually take it all the way to its destination of Oakley, MI.
Pacing one of the last two GLC GP35's that still carry their TSBY yellow and black from the previous era as it pulls the GLC OSTN south of Cohoctah, MI. Thanks to fellow RP'er Ben Waineo for assis... (more)
A pair of GLC GP38-2's race through the small farming community Cohoctah, MI. The train will work in Howell and Whitmore Lake before reaching Osmer to exchange with the Ann Arbor RR.
Drag racing the GLC OSTN as it heads parallel with Oak Grove Rd. just south of Cohoctah, MI. Special thanks to fellow RP'er Michael Nowakowski for making this shot possible.
The GLC OSTN passes a classic Michigan livestock barn as it races south on a wonderful late summer day.