Albion Interactive History / Events / 1914

Albion Interactive History

Albion Interactive History / Events

1914 October 12, Train wreck outside of Albion


This train wreck occurred on October 12, 1914, where the Lake Shore railroad crossed the Michigan Central tracks west of N. Eaton St. Notice the interurban trestle above and the switching guard house on the right. The scene faces west looking towards N. Albion St.

Source: Frank Passic. A Pictorial History of Albion, Michigan; From the Archives of the Albion Historical Society. Dallas, Texas: Curtis Media Corporation. 1991.