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By:Neil Barratt
Dates:10/10/2015 - 10/25/2015
Album Info:All of my October 2015 train photos, except one, are from our bicycling/antiquing/train chasing/museum trip along the coast of Lake Huron - on the Michigan side.
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HC 3011
Title:  HC 3011
Description:  We stopped on the way out of Sault Ste. Marie at the Huron Central yard for a quick pic of some yard power.
Photo Date:  10/10/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:58:32 PM
Location:  Sault Ste. Marie, ON
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  HC 3011(GP40-2LW) HC 802(Road Slug)
Views:  212   Comments: 0
GBW 901
Title:  GBW 901
Description:  As we crossed the border into the USA, there were two Algoma Central observation cars parked at the siding adjacent to the Customs terminal.
Photo Date:  10/10/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:58:35 PM
Location:  Sault Ste. Marie, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Scenic,Passenger
Locomotives: 
Views:  463   Comments: 0
California Zephyr - Spirit of Superior
Title:  California Zephyr - Spirit of Superior
Description:  Owned by Algoma Central Railway, for use on their Agawa Canyon tourist train. Renamed "Spirit of Superior". Received a "ground-up refurbishing" in 2002. Formerly the Western Pacific Silver Palace.
Photo Date:  10/10/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:58:39 PM
Location:  Sault Ste. Marie, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Passenger
Locomotives: 
Views:  503   Comments: 0
LSRC 4304
Title:  LSRC 4304
Description:  The LSRC's second new GP40-3 MEI-built slug set. Thanks to the engineering duo who took a few minutes to show me around the yard and give me some history of the former Detroit and Mackinaw line.
Photo Date:  10/13/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:58:42 PM
Location:  Alpena, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Track,Action
Locomotives:  LSRC 4304(GP40)
Views:  354   Comments: 0
LSRC 4304
Title:  LSRC 4304
Description:  Locking her down as the crew takes a short break to show me the yard and shops.
Photo Date:  10/13/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:58:45 PM
Location:  Alpena, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Track,Action
Locomotives:  LSRC 4304(GP40)
Views:  355   Comments: 0
CPC 401
Title:  CPC 401
Description:  One of the few RS1's left. At the Saginaw Railway Museum.
Photo Date:  10/14/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:59:12 PM
Location:  Saginaw, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Yard
Locomotives:  CPC 401(RS1)
Views:  204   Comments: 0
GLC 393
Title:  GLC 393
Description:  Grain dust is flying everywhere as GLC 393 switches hoppers at the big grain handling complex.
Photo Date:  10/14/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:58:48 PM
Location:  Oakley, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  GLC 393(GP35)
Views:  113   Comments: 1
GLC 393
Title:  GLC 393
Description:  After spotting hoppers, 393 heads for the main track switch in order to couple onto the assembled consist.
Photo Date:  10/14/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:58:51 PM
Location:  Oakley, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Action
Locomotives:  GLC 393(GP35)
Views:  97   Comments: 2
GLC 393
Title:  GLC 393
Description:  The sun finally appeared for a few minutes, giving me a chance for a decent roster shot, as the unit heads for the switch.
Photo Date:  10/14/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:58:54 PM
Location:  Oakley, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Action
Locomotives:  GLC 393(GP35)
Views:  205   Comments: 4
Untitled
Title:  Untitled
Description:  One more shot as the assembled train heads out of Oakley. That's my wife at far right, shivering in the cold brisk wind. What a trooper.
Photo Date:  10/14/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:58:56 PM
Location:  Oakley, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Yard,Track,Action
Locomotives: 
Views:  77   Comments: 0
HESR 3038
Title:  HESR 3038
Description:  We took a little detour, and were rewarded with this fine pair of sparking GP40 rebuilds shuffling grain hoppers at the tiny town of Ubly.
Photo Date:  10/16/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:58:59 PM
Location:  Ubly, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Action
Locomotives:  HESR 3038(GP40-2LW) HESR 3034(GP40-2LW)
Views:  298   Comments: 2
HESR 3038
Title:  HESR 3038
Description:  The grain storage and loading complex at Ubly.
Photo Date:  10/16/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:59:03 PM
Location:  Ubly, MI
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Yard,Action
Locomotives:  HESR 3038(GP40-2LW) HESR 3034(GP40-2LW)
Views:  193   Comments: 0
CP 8921
Title:  CP 8921
Description:  After crossing from Michigan to Ontario at Sarnia, we headed straight for the Elgin County Rail Museum in St. Thomas. Our patience paid off when a few staff members dropped by, and gave us a quick walk-about. The ALCO next to the F Unit is apparently a one-of-a-kind RSD17 built for CP.
Photo Date:  10/17/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:59:06 PM
Location:  St. Thomas, ON
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Track
Locomotives:  CP 8921(RSD17) CN 9171(F9AM)
Views:  760   Comments: 1
CN 2938
Title:  CN 2938
Description:  The last of the fall colors.
Photo Date:  10/25/2015  Upload Date: 11/22/2015 7:59:09 PM
Location:  Toronto, ON
Author:  Neil Barratt
Categories:  Scenic,Action
Locomotives:  CN 2938(ES44AC) CN 2811(ES44AC)
Views:  179   Comments: 3


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