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Figured i'd post this from what I have read up on so far and as of March 29th, Lake State has a lease deal with CSX from Mt.Morris-Plymouth,Michigan aka Middle River around 53 miles of Railroad, CSX still has overhead trackage rights between McGrew Yard and Flint to access the Y that connects to...
Pere Marquette Berkshire 1225 has been out of operation due to the Federal Rail Administrations 15 year mandatory inspection/rebuild. This was the locomotive featured in the movie "The Polar Express". After laying dormant for almost 5 years she is scheduled to return to steam by the end of 2013...
Amtrak 365 from Port Huron MI to Chicago IL. This is in Oshtemo MI just west of Kalamazoo. They are about two miles into the 90MPH territory.
If only it were a Hudson sweeping around the curve with the Mercury.
Amtrak 351 westbound at Mattawan MI. They were running close to 90MPH when they past by so there was just time to turn away and cover the camera.
This is on Amtrak's Michigan line (ex-Michigan Central/NYC trackage).
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