After a 2 1/2 hour wait in the yard for 3 other trains, the GLC OSTN finally escapes the trap that is Durand Yard and runs south with a short train against a strong setting sun.
The northbound GLC ONTN races northbound past one of the many large wind turbines that cover the county with a long train that includes stops in Ithaca, Alma, Shepherd, Rosebush, and Clare.
After 2 inches of rainfall the day, a small lake has come to fruition in the yard, which flips the image of 2 veteran GLC GP35's as they work to build that night's ONTN.
Rolling through some of the most beautiful farm country in Mid-Michigan, the GLC ONTN rolls past a beautiful early 20th century barn just north of Elsie, MI. as it makes its way north to Clare, MI... (more)
After a recrew in Durand the OSTN heads for Owosso.
393 one of just two former TSBY GP35's to wear the older Yellow and Blue leads a short grain train towards Middleton on a gorgeous spring evening.
With this curve being more famous for the steam photo charters with the 1225, it is hard to remember that the Great Lakes Central runs daily trains over the line. With the Owosso to Bannister reha... (more)
With the days getting shorter, it is getting harder and harder to catch the night crews in the daylight, however, an early call time and clear skies provided me some fortune as the GLC OSTN approa... (more)
The GLC OSTN runs southbound with 20 loads of grain from Henderson elevator. The train will stop at Cohoctah and pull some stored empty sand hoppers for CSX.
GLC 393 splits off of the GTW at Pitt and starts back onto home rails as they head for Osmer where they will meet a AA crew that will take the 765 to the NS at Milan.
A pair of GP35's sit outside the shops after just being tied down on D track. This was shot with permission on private property.
Four geeps lead a loaded grain train from Oakley into Owosso on a cold February day.
The two most Shot objects on King road, the farm, and large tree, are both seen in this shot as a loaded GLC train blast southbound. This shot is more known for having PM 1225 of NKP 765 in it, an... (more)
Train OSTN rolls through Corunna on its way to Osmer with 74 cars.
GLC 393 smokes it up as it slows to a stop. The crew is preparing to grab a cut of cars from two track to add to the grain train and become train OSTN.