Pere Marquette #1225 was built in 1941 by the Lima Locomotive Works in Lima, Ohio. This locomotive was the very same engine that the Polar Express movie locomotive was based on. Today the locomoti... (more)
Patrons of the January 2019 Pete Lerro photo charter were surprised to see a female in the fireman's seat of the locomotive. Being a fireman on a steam locomotive is a gritty job, but this lady wa... (more)
The bare-bones frame of the Steam Railroading Institute's next project sits outside in the yard at Owosso. Inside the shop is the boiler. The 1908 Alco Class R served in regular service for 49 yea... (more)
Pere Marquette 1225 switches in the yard at Owosso in preparation for a photo charter the next day.
A Canadian National mixed freight heads out of Flint on the CN Flint Subdivision, crossing the diamond at Durand.
A Southbound freight passes through Durand headed for the CSX interchange in Howell.
A Southbound freight passes through Howell headed for the CSX interchange just South of this location.
A Southbound freight passes through Howell headed for the CSX interchange a few miles South of this location.
A Southbound freight passes through Cohoctah running from Owosso to Howell.
A Huron & Eastern mixed freight swings onto the CN Holly Subdivision at Durand, crossing the diamond over the Flint Subdivision.
A Huron & Eastern mixed freight comes onto the CN Main at Durand before wyeing their train to back into the yard.
A look inside the cab of Fore River Transportation's 1969 GP38, which was originally built for Penn Central.