Station: Bennington, MI

MC Bennington MI DepotBennington was settled about 1838. [MPN] The town was located on the Jackson, Lansing & Saginaw railroad (later MC/NYC) about five miles southwest of Owosso in Shiawassee County.

Photo Info/Credit: Top, a section crew takes a break for a photo with their track car in front of the Bennington depot. [Alan Loftis collection]

1880. The MC builds a grain elevator and freight house at Bennington. [MCAR-1880]

1917. The MC had an operator-agent here on the day shift. [TRT]