Location: Flint, MI - PM - GTW Crossing (Downtown)

Flint railroad crossing in 1898This was the original crossing of both railroads.in downtown Flint. The PM came through first in 1859. The GTW came in 1871 and built west in 1876.

There is no indication that this crossing was interlocked. But it was staffed around-the-clock by the PM, probably a stop and proceed on signal.

This was a busy location until the GTW built their bypass around downtown in the early 1900's.


1927. The crossing was staffed around the clock by a PM leverman. Rate of pay was 54ยข per hour. [PMTA]