MQT 3389 exits the Grand River crossing on the CSX rails at Market Ave. in downtown Grand Rapids Michigan
MQT 3389 runs South on the CSX rails towards downtown Grand Rapids Michigan
Marquette Rail's Z151 rolls north on CSX rails, crossing the Grand Rapids Eastern RR diamond at Fuller. GR 2104 can be seen waiting for a signal across in the background.
Chesapeake & Ohio (C&O) Alco C630 2101 outside the diesel house at Wyoming (Grand Rapids), Michigan, on July 20, 1974. The four C&O C630s original road numbers 2100-2103. Photo taken from my slide... (more)
As fall colors slowly working their way in, GDLK's transfer job from CSX's Wyoming Yard is on their way back to Hughart Yard in Grand Rapids.
Was out hunting trains, specifically this new GP38-3, but instead was also able to hunt this fella. He paused for a while, but moved when the locomotive got closer.
CSX SD40-2 #8880, of Conrail origin, creeps it way across Hall St. with train D907 in Grand Rapids, Michigan at restricted speed due to a MOW crew near the crossing. A rail was being replaced that... (more)
Still looking good in the last paint job it received from the Trunk (very late 70's or early 80's would be my guess), former Grand Trunk Western GP9 #4433 is seen here on the tail track of the cin... (more)
CP X500 seen a bit east of Alger St. 11/22/09
First time catching D707 for me, seen here going west by the old Kindel Furniture Factory in GR. 02/12/12
DME 6367 leads train S334, the daily manifest from Grand Rapids to Toledo, OH, through Sunnyside on its way out of town. The 6367 is a former Milwaukee/SOO SD40-2 (MILW 206 - SOO 6367 - HLCX 6367)... (more)
Enjoyed this older paint schemed Q327, cruising west by Riders at 28th St in GR. 05/26/08
Mid Michigan #24 sits outside the Grand Rapids Eastern RR's engine house at Ann Street yard. The GP9 was built as Northern Pacific #368.
MMRR 24 sits out a extremely cold night at the Ann St. yard in Grand Rapids. This engine has since been acquired by G&W with their purchase of Rail America.
On an unseasonably warm November night, Amtrak's Pere Marquette waits for it's 6:00 AM departure. The Vernon J. Ehlers Station is just over a year old and a vast improvement over the old depot.