The signal cantilever guarding the crossover at Main St. in Durand has an outstanding view of the rising sun on this cool August morning.
Amtrak 364 makes its nightly stop at East Lansing.
After finishing a day-long excursion to Clare, 1225 pauses in the evening twilight before heading back to SRI's turntable area for servicing.
The D-L's chief dispatcher writes an entry on her train sheet, as she dispatches train PT-98 and Steamtown's yard shuttles.
CN 391 rolls past the signal on the old westbound main.
The entire 17 car freight train can be seen as 1225 backs up for the first photo runby at MP 117, a few miles north of Carland.
A Conrail painted SD40-2 is right at home, as it leaves CSX's diesel shop at the former Conrail Collinwood yard near Cleveland, Ohio.
Signs of Summer.
A westbound CN Autorack train rolls slowly through MSU's Campus.
After finishing its first runbys of the day, 1225 heads back to Owosso for the next set.
GTW 4919 backs up towards the yard to pick up a few cars. Durand Union Station is in the distance.
CN 399 heads west through Durand with a pair of SD75Is.
CN 399 pounds across the diamonds at Durand, passing Durand Union Station.