Station: Vermontville, MI

MC Vermontville Depot MC Vermontville MI Depot and trainMC Vermontville MI Depot and trainVermontville is a village in western Eaton County and was settled around 1835. It was incorporated as a village in 1871. [MPN]

Vermontville was on the Michigan Central's Grand Rapids Branch.

Photo info: Top, a railroad valuation photo of the Vermontville depot, around 1919. [CMUL]. 2nd photo, a postcard view of the MC station at Vermontville with a train standing nearby. [Alan Loftis Collection] 3rd photo, a 1910 photo of a MC passenger train which has stopped at Vermontville. Note the large grain elevator in town. [Mark Worrall Collection]


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Time Line

1917. The MC had an operator-agent here on the day shift. [TRT]

Station: Vermontville, MI

MC Vermontville Depot MC Vermontville MI Depot and trainMC Vermontville MI Depot and trainVermontville is a village in western Eaton County and was settled around 1835. It was incorporated as a village in 1871. [MPN]

Vermontville was on the Michigan Central's Grand Rapids Branch.

Photo info: Top, a railroad valuation photo of the Vermontville depot, around 1919. [CMUL]. 2nd photo, a postcard view of the MC station at Vermontville with a train standing nearby. [Alan Loftis Collection] 3rd photo, a 1910 photo of a MC passenger train which has stopped at Vermontville. Note the large grain elevator in town. [Mark Worrall Collection]


Notes


Time Line

1917. The MC had an operator-agent here on the day shift. [TRT]

Bibliography

The following sources are utilized in this website. [SOURCE-YEAR-MMDD-PG]:

  • [AAB| = All Aboard!, by Willis Dunbar, Eerdmans Publishing, Grand Rapids ©1969.
  • [AAN] = Alpena Argus newspaper.
  • [AARQJ] = American Association of Railroads Quiz Jr. pamphlet. © 1956
  • [AATHA] = Ann Arbor Railroad Technical and Historical Association newsletter "The Double A"
  • [AB] = Information provided at Michigan History Conference from Andrew Bailey, Port Huron, MI

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