Grand Rapids, Grand Haven, and Muskegon Railway (Images of Rail)

Grand Rapids, Grand Haven, and Muskegon Railway (Images of Rail)


The Grand Rapids, Grand Haven & Muskegon (GRGH&M) Railway was once a part of a community of electrical railroads that unfold throughout southern Michigan within the early a part of the twentieth century. for almost 30 years, the railway hooked up Grand Rapids with Muskegon and Grand Haven at the Lake Michigan shore. the quick and widespread provider it provided reworked existence in Coopersville, Nunica, Berlin (now Marne), Fruitport, and different smaller groups alongside the best way. additionally, the railway and the boats of the Goodrich and Crosby steamship traces supplied an in a single day reference to Chicago and Milwaukee. relocating either humans and freight, this interurban had a big impression on either neighborhood and neighborhood economies. photos of Rail: The Grand Rapids, Grand Haven & Muskegon Railway strains the background of the electrical interurban in West Michigan, telling the tale of the expansion, operation, and eventual loss of life of an immense electrical railway within the area.

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