Grand Rapids, Grand Haven, and Muskegon Railway (Images of Rail)


The Grand Rapids, Grand Haven & Muskegon (GRGH&M) Railway used to be a part of a community of electrical railroads that unfold throughout southern Michigan within the early a part of the twentieth century. for almost 30 years, the railway attached Grand Rapids with Muskegon and Grand Haven at the Lake Michigan shore. the quick and common provider it provided reworked lifestyles in Coopersville, Nunica, Berlin (now Marne), Fruitport, and different smaller groups alongside the way in which. moreover, the railway and the boats of the Goodrich and Crosby steamship traces supplied an in a single day reference to Chicago and Milwaukee. relocating either humans and freight, this interurban had a huge influence on either neighborhood and nearby economies. photos of Rail: The Grand Rapids, Grand Haven & Muskegon Railway strains the background of the electrical interurban in West Michigan, telling the tale of the expansion, operation, and eventual death of a huge electrical railway within the sector.

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