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Railroad: Detroit and Toledo Shore Line Railroad Company, The


BuiltDetroit & Toledo Shore Line RRGTW

Built: 1903 from River Rouge to Ohio state line.

Became: Grand Trunk Western in 1981.

Reference: [MRRC]


In 1902, this line became controlled 50/50 by the Grand Trunk Western and the Toledo, St. Louis & Western (known as the Clover Leaf line). Clover Leaf share was transferred to Norfolk Western in 1960's and later sold to co-owner GTW. Line merged into GTW in 1981. [MRRC, other sources]