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Railroad: Canada Southern Bridge Company


VariousCSBC (1873-1925) → CASO


Built: 1873 from Slocum Junction (Trenton) to Stoney Island (just east of Grosse Isle)

Became: Canada Southern Ry then operated by the Michigan Central from 1882 until abandonment about 1925.

Reference: [MRRC]


This was a Canada Southern (CASO) bridge route from Amherstberg, Ontario to Michigan over Grosse Isle. This route was used extensively until the Michigan Central tunnel was built under the Detroit River about 1906. It continued to see freight and passenger service (to Grosse Isle) until the 1920's.