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Railroad: Detroit and Ironton Railroad Company


BuiltDetroit & Ironton RRDT&I

Built: 1921 from Flat Rock Junction to Ford's Rouge Works in east Dearborn

Became: DT&I in 1929

Reference: [MRRC]


After Ford purchased the DT&I, he built this branch to the Rouge Plant and for eight years it was retained under seperate ownership. This line still exists under CN (GTW) ownership.