Station:  Battle Creek, MI - GTW Shops

GTW Battle Creek ShopsGTW Battle Creek ShopsGTW Battle Creek ShopsGTW Battle Creek ShopsThe Grand Trunk Western railroad had major locomotive and car shops in northeast Battle Creek and the town was a division point for the railroad.

Photo info/credits: Top, GTW 1951, an Alco RS-1, at the GTW Battle Creek shops in 1976. [Charlie Whipp] Middle photos, a landscape view of the shops in 1976. [Charlie Whipp], Bottom, a postcard view the GTW shops, date unknown. [Tim Shanahan]. 

The GTW had a 90' electrically operated turntable here, whi was removed in the 1980's.