Lake State train to Bay City has just left the Alpena yards heading to Bay City.
LSRC Z145 is coming across the Saginaw River as they return from Midland on the former C&O Ludington Subdivision.
LSRC 301 backs into North Yard after making a few pick ups in HESR's Wenona Yard.
In the last moments of sunlight, a lone geep leads a short train of cement out of Alpena.
With three different brands of locomotives in three different paint schemes, train 326 brings a new meaning to the phrase "diversity in motion".
A sign of the times...
Lake State Railway 1174 is leading the 301 job toward the yard at Bay City as it passes through a typical Michigan snowstorm.
LSRC 1174 and LSRC 2052 Switch the Weanona Yard as they make up their train and prepare to head to their own "North Yard".
Gotta love people who plow snow ON the tracks. 1174 plows plowed snow off the tracks as the snow begins to fly once again.
Pulling towards their own yard now, the ALCO 425 #181 smokes a bit for us as she does her thing.
In a fresh blanket of snow, the 301 job pulls the night train into the yard limits.
In a fresh blanket of snow, the 301 job pulls the night train into the yard limits past a very christmas card like setting.