Railroad: Detroit United Railway Company


VariousDetroit United Ry.Eastern Michigan Rys.

Consolidated lines: In 1901 (see list)

Became: Eastern Michigan Rys. in 1928.

Reference: [MRRC]


This was an electric line. The following lines were consolidated into the Detroit United [MRRC]:

  • Detroit Citizens Street Railway - 1900
  • Detroit, Fort Wayne & Belle Isle - 1900
  • Detroit Suburban - 1900
  • Detroit Electric - 1900
  • Wyandotte & Detroit River - 1901
  • Detroit & Northwestern - 1901
  • Detroit & Pontiac Ry. - 1901
  • Detroit & Port Huron Shore Line - 1901
  • Detroit & Flint - 1901
  • Detroit, Monroe & Toledo Short Line - 1906
  • Detroit, Almont & Northern - 1913
  • Highland Park & Royal Oak - 1916