Occasionally the Coal lead to the Detroit Edison Power Plant in Trenton gets used for layovers, today had this for me to enjoy, and getting it in early sun made it that much more special. I have ... (more)
The crew is waiting for the traffic to clear before they shove across this road crossing.
A former Illinois Central, originally Illinois Central Gulf, GP38-2 leads a short local long hood forward out of Flat Rock yard and across Fort Street in Trenton.
The power from yesterday's loaded coal train sits on the lead track outside of Trenton Power Plant. This is a great place to (legally) get up close to and shoot parked locomotives.
On the final leg towards Flat Rock yard the CN Santa train crosses Fort Street past the signals in a light snow.
DT&I Extra 212 South passes by FN tower on its way back to Flat Rock Yard after working McLouth Steel and other industries in the downriver Detroit area.
Freight from the Motor City charges south through the unusual interlocking at Trenton's FN Tower.
Detroit Edison's Trenton Channel Plant's SW1000 # 216, is seen at the dumper house, seen from passing CSX train N83510's power. N83510 has just spotted 104 cars for the dump crew to pull through a... (more)
Detroit Toledo & Ironton Railroad.A short eastbound freight heading towards Detroit.
UP power waits on a train load of western dirt to finish dumping at the Trenton Channel Power Plant.