Login Sign Up 

Your search returned 140 photos. Here are photos 1 - 15 sorted by 
displaying .

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

  Previous Page New Search Next Page

Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 751586

GTW 4906 and crew heading up to Minntac with bentonite hoppers to switch out loads and empties in less than ideal conditions.

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: EMD GP38-2
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: GTW 4906
Train ID: R901
Photo Date: October 17, 2020


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: Oct 21, 2020

Views: 718
Comments: 0

Favorited: 6
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 750797

With U.S. Steel continuing to keep idle their Keewatin Taconite plant due to the soft demand caused by the pandemic, they are using their other Iron Range plant, Minntac, to produce pellets for th... (more)

Railroad: Burlington Northern Santa Fe
Locomotive: GE ET44C4
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: BNS 3727
Train ID: U760
Photo Date: October 10, 2020


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: Oct 13, 2020

Views: 959
Comments: 0

Favorited: 2
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 745663

A four pack of IC EMDs scream through South Mt. Iron Minnesota with a load of fresh ore pellets from Mintac bound for Two Harbors. Leading the pack is an SD40-3 still sporting its Black IC Dea... (more)

Railroad: Illinois Central Railroad
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: IC 6260
Train ID: CN U78981
Photo Date: June 05, 2018


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Tommy Wolfe

Added: Aug 20, 2020

Views: 471
Comments: 0

Favorited: 6

Photo Location Map
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 745545

CN 2948 comes around the bend from U.S. Steel Minntac with the first seasonal loads of BFT (blast furnace trim - crushed raw taconite) for CN-Hallett Dock 5 in Duluth. The train brought up car lo... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: CN 2948
Train ID: N/A
Photo Date: June 14, 2020


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: Aug 19, 2020

Views: 863
Comments: 0

Favorited: 1
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 740005

Perhaps the first Minntac BFT train to run this season but unlike previous years, BFT is now being routed through CN-Hallett Dock 5 instead of Dock 1 in Two Harbors. This train brought limestone l... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE ES44AC
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: CN 2948
Train ID: N/A
Photo Date: June 14, 2020


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: Jun 21, 2020

Views: 1,036
Comments: 0

Favorited: 2


Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 737353

Descending from the USS Minntac plant with 130 loads of pellets the CN crew is heading for CN Keenan yard with this BNSF all-rail train that is going to a final destination at Granite City Works b... (more)

Railroad: BNSF Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD70ACe
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: BNSF 8436
Train ID: U760
Photo Date: May 21, 2020


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: May 25, 2020

Views: 1,392
Comments: 0

Favorited: 2
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 733858

An interesting mashup of power on this empty taconite train bends around the curve through freshly snow flocked trees approaching Minntac where they will load more pellets before heading southbou... (more)

Railroad: Illinois Central
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: IC 6252
Train ID: CN U710
Photo Date: February 18, 2020


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Adam Wells

Added: Apr 23, 2020

Views: 1,130
Comments: 0

Favorited: 7
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 732047

Always nice to see an old veteran plying the rails as they come around the curve and down the hill from the U.S. Steel Minntac plant with steaming hot taconite pellets on a cold winter's afternoon... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: IC 6252
Train ID: U789
Photo Date: February 16, 2020


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: Apr 09, 2020

Views: 1,135
Comments: 0

Favorited: 3
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 726473

North from Proctor, MN to load under the west loadout pocket then move over to weigh on the east pocket scale and travelling back south to the yard at Proctor with taconite pellets in tow.

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: IC 6252
Train ID: U713
Photo Date: February 16, 2020


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: Feb 22, 2020

Views: 774
Comments: 0

Favorited: 5
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 724712

The CN local R901 gets on the move south down the Minntac Sub after finishing work in Mountain Iron, Minnesota. A pair of former IC GP38-2's lead today's train, consisting mostly of BNSF covered h... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: EMD GP38-2
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: IC 9625
Train ID: CN R901
Photo Date: March 16, 2019


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: mtnclimberjoe

Added: Feb 05, 2020

Views: 891
Comments: 0

Favorited: 6

Photo Location Map


Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 701439

Departing Minntac for Proctor with fresh baked taconite pellets that will be bound for the dock at Duluth, MN.

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE C40-8 (Dash 8-40C)
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: CN 2032
Train ID: U789
Photo Date: December 22, 2018


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: Jun 27, 2019

Views: 536
Comments: 0

Favorited: 4
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 700995

Some nice afternoon light as this trio of GE's lead taconite pellets down the hill from U.S. Steel's Minntac plant and will be traveling to Two Harbors, MN arriving well after dark.

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: GE C40-8 (Dash 8-40C)
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: CN 2041
Train ID: U791
Photo Date: January 31, 2019


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: Jun 23, 2019

Views: 543
Comments: 0

Favorited: 2
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 700994

Some nice afternoon light as this 4 pack of EMD's lead taconite pellets down the hill from U.S. Steel's Minntac plant and will be traveling to Two Harbors, MN.

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: IC 6251
Train ID: U791
Photo Date: December 09, 2018


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: Jun 23, 2019

Views: 724
Comments: 0

Favorited: 6
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 700791

As the daylight for the summer solstice 2019 comes to an end, a flashback to a as cold as it looks afternoon on December 29th 2017 as DMIR 403 leads steaming taconite pellets out of U.S. Steel Min... (more)

Railroad: Canadian National Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: DMIR 403
Train ID: U789
Photo Date: December 29, 2019


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Todd M.

Added: Jun 21, 2019

Views: 1,117
Comments: 0

Favorited: 8
Click Here to see the photo!

Photo ID: 694863

A pair of DMIR tunnel motors led a taconite load out of the plant at Mountain Iron

Railroad: Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range Railway
Locomotive: EMD SD45T-2
Location: Mountain Iron, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: DMIR 404
Train ID: Unknown
Photo Date: October, 2003


Subscribe Profile Add to Favorites Add to Album

By: Joe Blackwell

Added: Apr 22, 2019

Views: 1,248
Comments: 0

Favorited: 10
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10

  Previous Page New Search Next Page



Copyright © 2002-2020.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information