Station: Montrose, MI
Montrose, in northwest Genesee County, was settled around 1835. By 1842, it was known as Brent and Brent Creek but in 1848 it was changed to Montrose. It became a village in 1899. [MPN]
Montrose was located on the Grand Trunk Western (now Huron & Eastern) branch from Durand to Saginaw and Bay City. The town is about 8 miles north of Flushing.
Photo info/credit: Top, a postcard view of a train arriving at the GTW depot in Montrose. [Alan Loftis collection]. 2nd and 3rd photos, the depot in 2003 and later in 2004 after it was moved away from the track and restored. [Alan Loftis]
1918. The Grand Trunk had an agent here during the day. [TRT]