Railroadfan.com Photo Gallery

Upload your favorite railroad photos


Messageboard Code

Old PRR Section House at Sturgis

In the southwest quadrant of the Sturgis diamond is this former PRR section house. This view looks north up the old PRR toward the diamond and beyond, with the two relic boxcars and tankcar at the far end in the distance. Rails are still in place from a service door on the building perpendicular to the mainline for a speeder or hand car to be wheeled out from the building and then lifted onto the rails. Today, Michigan Southern operates trains on both the "Old Road" and this portion of the old PRR. 5-8-07

CIMG2429.JPG CIMG2430.JPG Amtrak_128_355_5-20-07.jpg MSO_Sturgis_Section_House_NB_5-8-07.jpg MSO_Sturgis_Diamond_SB_5-8-07.jpg MSO_Sturgis_Diamond_NB_5-8-07.jpg MSO_Sturgis_Diamond_EB_5-8-07.jpg
File information
Filename:MSO_Sturgis_Section_House_NB_5-8-07.jpg
Album name:GP30M4216 / Misc Guest Submitted Photos
Keywords:Sturgis diamond junction interlocking crossing section house PRR Michigan Southern
Photographer Name:Nathan Nietering
Filesize:184 KiB
Date added:Jun 04, 2007
Dimensions:1024 x 682 pixels
Displayed:199 times
URL:http://railroadfan.com/gallery/displayimage-33219.html
Favorites:Add to Favorites
Add your comment
Anonymous comments are not allowed here. Log in to post your comment