Detroit’s Michigan Central Station Restoration

Video courtesy of Click On Detroit | Local 4 | WDIV via YouTube.


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Depot Doings: Framingham, MA / Galion, OH / Mackinaw City, MI / Muncie, IN / Chatham, NY / Elkhart, IN / Bucyrus, OH / Sandusky, OH

Featured New York Central depots on the blog this month are those in Massachusetts, Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, and New York:

  • NYC Depot – Framingham, MA – 2/29/00
  • NYC Depot – Galion, OH – 12/22/78
  • NYC Depot – Mackinaw City, MI – 9/1/78
  • NYC Depot – Muncie, IN – 5/8/88
  • NYC Depot – Chatham, NY – 8/96
  • NYC Depot – Elkhart, IN – 9/21/01
  • NYC Depot – Bucyrus, OH – 10/4/13
  • NYC Depot – Sandusky, OH – 10/4/13

All photos courtesy of Railroad Picture Archives.


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Grand Trunk Western Railway Steam Feature for February 2018

Featured Grand Trunk Western Railway steam subjects for this February post include various locations in Illinois and Michigan:

  • GTW #6302 – Chicago, IL – 11/5/40
  • GTW #6312 – Battle Creek, MI – 8/53
  • GTW #6332 – Pontiac, MI – 7/56
  • GTW #6336 – Chicago, IL – 12/30/54
  • GTW #8318 – Battle Creek, MI – 7/50
  • GTW #8373 – Muskegon, MI – 7/19/57

All photos courtesy of www.rr-fallenflags.org.


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Pere Marquette Railway Steam Feature for November 2017

Featured Pere Marquette Railway steam subjects for this November post include various locations in Michigan and Illinois:

  • PM #345 – Wyoming, MI – 9/18/49
  • PM #720 – Wyoming, MI – 9/49
  • PM #1016 – Chicago, IL – 7/4/47
  • PM #1024 – Wyoming, MI – 9/19/49
  • PM #1103 – New Buffalo, MI – 9/24/49
  • PM #1110 – Wyoming, MI – 9/19/49

All photos courtesy of www.rr-fallenflags.org.


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Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Steam Feature for February 2017

C&O Rwy Logo

Featured Chesapeake & Ohio Railway steam subjects for this February post include locations in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Washington, DC and West Virginia:

  • C&O #444 – Hammond, IN – 6/24/47
  • C&O #450 – Huntington, WV – 7/35
  • C&O #472 – Cincinnati, OH – 10/6/49
  • C&O #482 – Washington, DC – 12/27/46
  • C&O #549 – Washington, DC – 6/12/38
  • C&O #2987 – New Buffalo, MI – 9/24/49

All photos courtesy of www.rr-fallenflags.org.


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Depot Doings: Valparaiso, IN / Durand, MI / Olivet, MI / Owosso, MI

Featured Grand Trunk Western depots on the blog this month are those in Valparaiso, Indiana and Durand, Olivet, and Owosso, Michigan:

Grand Trunk Western Herald

  • GTW – Valparaiso, IN – 9/24/12
  • GTW – Durand, MI – 3/69
  • GTW – Olivet, MI – Date unknown
  • GTW – Owosso, MI – 3/69

All photos courtesy of www.rr-fallenflags.org/.


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Grand Trunk Western Railway Steam Feature for February 2016

Grand Trunk Western HeraldFeatured Grand Trunk Western Railway steam subjects for this February post include various locomotive classes around the Brush St. station in Detroit:

  • GTW #5630 – Detroit MI – 8/13/56
  • GTW #5631 – Detroit MI – 8/13/56
  • GTW #5633 – Detroit MI – 8/13/56
  • GTW #6038 – Detroit MI – 8/13/56
  • GTW #6335 – Detroit MI – 8/13/56
  • GTW #6407 – Detroit MI – 8/13/56

All photos courtesy of www.godfatherrails.com.


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