As the day of the electrically-activated semaphore is drawing to a close, a small number of attractive, fixed-position semaphores still can be found. Likely, photographers will be making pilgrimag... (more)
Ever wonder what an engineer sees? Well here's the controls to an ex:TFM GP40. Viewers may notice the blue light on the locomotive, which tells employees that workers are currently working on the ... (more)
If life gives you lemons, or hazy skies, make lemonade.
If April showers bring May flowers, then what do torrential downpours in June bring?
Lake State Railway GP40M-3 (rebuilt FURX GP40) heads for the roundhouse after switching the LaFarge Cement Plant. The unit is seen passing old relics from the Detroit and Mackinac days.
LSRC 1162 leads a longer than normal Z126 local along North Water Street in Bay City.
LSRC 1162 leads SBS Train Z126 eastward alongside Hatch Road near Bay City.
SBS Z126 backs into the LSRC Yard near Bay City with four locomotives and a cut of cars bound for Northern Michigan.
One of 4 "new" LSRC GP40M-3's purchased for operation on the SBS sits at the ready in West Dispatch. These locomotives are excellent pullers, and welcomed by the train crews.