What started out as what would normally be a standard flight for a photo, turned into an adventure with interesting results. Having lost one UAV two years ago within a mile of this location to a b... (more)
CNW caboose 11037 brings up the end of an ore train as it ducks under M35 near Marquette, MI in August of 1984.
A trio of SD40-2's take an empty ore train across the Escanaba River in May of 1988. The Interurban actually crossed under the bridge at this point. Unfortunately, this bridge has recently been re... (more)
CN M385 is heading for Flat Rock as they pass over 3rd Avenue in Detroit with a pair of ET44AC's, CN 3059 and 3021.
Photographers flocked to the UP of Michigan to see CNW's fleet of Alco C628's haul ore trains between Marquette and Escanaba. The fleet of EMD's that followed may not have been as photogenic, but ... (more)
Y193 rolls over Plaster Creek on the City Market branch after servicing Columbian Storage Warehouse. Looks like they decided to take both shoving platforms with them!
While there are many railroad bridges that cross the Grand River, there are none quite as picturesque as the swing bridge linking Ferrysburg with Grand Haven. Here Michigan Shore's southbound road... (more)
The "Road Train" stumbles back towards Ishpeming with loads of nickel and copper from Humboldt.
The GTW 5853 is passing over Southfield Road as they head towards Flat Rock on the Dearborn Subdivision.
A CN Freight led by IC 1005 heads West over the Sturgeon River near Norway Michigan.
LSRC 6302 in the New paint scheme leads ex-GTW 5921 in the old paint scheme south towards Flint with a decent sized train for the CSX.
Crossing Morgan trestle
Escanaba's Newpage Mill provides a backdrop for CN's morning Gladstone to Green Bay freight.
1/4 of LS&I's new power is seen high above lake Superior charging the dock pockets on a nearly perfect Saturday morning.
One of many DPM trains throughout the day rolls by the "work in progress" Grand Circus Park Station.