A trio of YN3 engines lead Q326 through Grandville for Wyoming yard.
Q326 comes under US 131 as it winds through Downtown Grand Rapids and heads for Lansing where it will pick up the rest of its train.
After bringing their train into the yard from Chicago, the crew of 8141 switches tracks to do their pickup before departing for Detroit. Meanwhile, an eastern empty coal train waits for a crew an... (more)
Q326 heads east over the Thornapple River Bridge just east of the airport on this warm and sunny fall day.
As Jack went for par on #9, the engineer of 8075 laid on the horn, forcing him to miss the 5' putt. Jack's putter was later spotted wedged in the radiator grill of 7875.
8331 leads a short train of mixed freight through Grandville en route to Grand Rapids. The far bridge in the background no longer exists due to a new construction project, and the closer bridge w... (more)
Things have changed over the years in Lansing. This scene used to include a double track main as well as a third spur track going to a local industry. The Pruden building in the background was o... (more)
The early morning sunlight shines on 578 and a train of mixed freight as it passes through a snowy construction scene. The road in the background is receiving new on and off ramps to interstate 1... (more)
Just minutes before CSX's daily 326 came rolling around the curve in the distance, an urgent call to the dispatcher was heard over the scanner to stop the train. A truck had taken the corner too ... (more)
7308 leads a short train through rural West Michigan on a warm autumn afternoon.
CSX 8020 & 8442 lead a load of mixed freight through Grandville, MI., on a cool but sunny St. Patrick's Day.