Michigan Railroad Photo Collection

This is a non-commercial hobby photo collection covering railroads in Michigan, and the Great Lakes area

The intent is to display current and historical aspects of Railroad Transportation in Michigan.

There are no ads, and any links are strictly at my discretion, and do not constitute an endorsement of the linked website.

Photos are taken by me, from my slide collection, or have been contributed to this site.

All photos are copyrighted by the photographer, as noted on photo and photo data. All copyright standards apply.

Permission to use a photo not taken by me is not and cannot be given.

You must have permission to use my photos for anything other than personal viewing.

If you have any  photos you would like to contribute, any information, or corrections, please notify me at: railroadmichigan@comcast.net


Adrian & Blissfield

Alanson & Petoskey

Alco Locomotives


Ann Arbor

Boyne City

Buckley Railroad

Cadillac & Lake City

Calumet & Hecla Mining Company

Canadian Pacific

Canadian National

Center Cab Locomotives

Central Michigan

Charlotte Southern

Chesaning Central & Owosso

Chesapeake & Ohio

Chessie System

Chicago & North Western

Chicago Kalamazoo & Saginaw

Coe Rail

Conrad Yelvington


Coopersville & Marne

Copper Country Railroads

Copper Range Railroad


CSX Transportation

Delray Connecting

Detroit & Mackinac

Detroit Area Short Lines

Detroit Edison

Detroit Terminal Railroad

Detroit, Toledo & Ironton

Detroit and Toledo Shore Line

Duluth South Shore & Atlantic

East Jordan & Southern

Escanaba & Lake Superior

Grain Elevators

Grand Elk

Grand Rapids & Eastern

Grand Rapids & Indiana

Grand Traverse Dinner Train

Grand Trunk Western

Great Lakes Car Ferries

Great Lakes Central

Green Bay & Western Railroad

High Dynamic Range Railroad and Train Photos

Henry Ford / Greenfield Village

Hillsdale County

Huckleberry Railroad

Huron & Eastern


Indiana Northeastern

Jackson & Lansing

Kalamazoo Lake Shore & Chicago

Kent Barry Eaton

Keweenaw Central

Lake State

Lake Shore & Michigan Southern

Lake Superior & Ishpeming

Lansing & St. Johns Electric Interurban Railway

Lapeer Industrial

Leelanau Scenic

Lenawee County

Little River Railroad

Little Traverse Scenic Railway



Ludington & Northern

Manistique & Lake Superior

Manistee & North Eastern

Marquette & Huron Mountain

Marquette Rail

Michigan AuSable Valley

Michigan Central

Michigan Interstate

Michigan Limestone & Chemical Co.

Michigan Northern

Michigan Shore

Michigan Southern

Mid Michigan

Milwaukee Road

Mineral Range

Miniature & Narrow Gauge

Mining Equipment

Miscellaneous Equipment

New York Central

Ohio & Morenci

Pere Marquette

Pinconning & Blind River

Port Huron & Detroit

Recent Additions

Saginaw Bay Southern

Saginaw Valley

Short Line & Industrial

Snow Plows, Cranes, and MOW

Soo Line

Southern Michigan

Speeder Cars

Sweet Line

Toledo & Western

Toledo Saginaw & Muskegon

Toonerville Trolley

Train Festival 2009

Train Festival 2014

Tuscola & Saginaw Bay


West Michigan

Wisconsin Central

Wisconsin & Michigan