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Interlocking: Lakeland Tower, MI

Lakeland Jct MI railroads Lakeland Jct MI railroads Lakeland Jct MI railroads Lakeland Jct MI railroadsLakeland Junction was the interlocked crossing of the Grand Trunk Western Jackson Branch and the Ann Arbor railroad main line, near Hamburg.

Photo Info/Credit: Top, the Lakeland Tower is on the left of the train which is stopped at Zukey Lake. [Mark Worrall collection]. 2nd and 3rd photos, an Ann Arbor railroad train heads south across the Lakeland interlocker which was automated by this time and the tower removed. This was in the early 1980's when the GTW Jackson Branch was all buyt abandoned. [Charlie Whipp]. 4th photo, a USGS map showing the two railroad lines and the junction. [USGS, Dale Berry]