Two CEFX AC44s switch the LS&I’s ore dock in Marquette as a thick cloud of fog rolls off the lake.
Rail and sail: Shortly after the Oberstar arrived in Marquette a duo of CEFX AC44s get in position to assist with loading the massive ship with iron ore.
A pair of CEFX AC44s switch the LS&I dock in Marquette during some heavy fog. A rare “fog bow” just so happened to appear in the perfect spot!
As the Hon. James L. Oberstar prepares to take on a load of iron ore in Marquette, a pair of CEFX AC44's stand by on the dock. The Oberstar is owned and operated by Interlake Steamship Company.
Lake Superior & Ishpeming Railroad’s Yard-Hill Job crosses the Dead River trestle bridge on a cold and rainy fall afternoon in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
A Half-Dozen Alligators by the Docks
In the south, this means that it’s probably a good time to go fishing, In Marquette, Michigan, it meant that ore was moving on the Lake Super... (more)
Lake Superior & Ishpeming’s Yard-Hill job passes over the Dead River trestle with a pair of CEFX units for power.
WC 6614 is about to duck under Hwy M35 near Marquette, MI in June of 1997 with an ore train from Empire Mine to Escanaba. The CNW was the longtime owner of this line, followed by the UP, WC, then ... (more)
The Soo Line local from L’Anse, Michigan passes the Marquette yard office. Although we were much more interested in the LS&I and C&NW Alcos in the area, this may be a much less photographed trai... (more)
The Soo Line local from L’Anse, Michigan has arrived at Marquette on a beautiful August morning. The train, based at Marquette, made the round trip over the former DSS&A three times a week. Anot... (more)
A pair of Soo Line GP38-2’s stand by the former DSS&A roundhouse in Marquette, Michigan. The red Scotchlite lettering on the lead unit was an experiment applied to the first ten SOO GP38-2’s (... (more)
Lake Superior & Ishpeming’s Hill Job works upgrade toward Marquette.
Three Lake Superior & Ishpeming RSD15’s bring a cut of empties from the Marquette ore dock into the yard at Marquette, Michigan.
Lake Superior & Ishpeming’s “Hill Job” approaches Marquette, Michigan with another train of ore. Three ex-Santa Fe RSD15’s have matters well in hand.