CNW 6703 brings a loaded ore train thru Little Lake, MI as an empty ore train waits in the siding to depart for Empire Mine in May of 1986. Seeing 6 of the big Alco's at once was an impressive sig... (more)
CNW 6916 leads an ore train past the Little Lake depot/trailer in June of 1988. Alas, few ore trains will pass this way anymore with the closing of the Empire Mine and the Escanaba ore docks.
CNW 6835 bring a loaded ore train thru Little Lake, MI in May of 1988. The Mining Journal paper box gives a hint as to what industries are in the U.P. of Michigan. Unfortunately, the closing of Th... (more)
16,500 H.P. of Alco power meet in Little Lake, MI as CNW 6706 leads an empty ore train past loads waiting to depart for Escanaba. The C628's replaced FM H16-66's, but looked right at home in this ... (more)
After stopping for a "meal enroute", CNW 6710 departs Little Lake for Escanaba with another train of taconite.
CN ore trains Sore3 and Sore1 meet at Little Lake.
Southbound ore train from Tilden Mine to Escanaba, MI.
CN ex WC ore train Sore2 takes the siding at Little Lake to meet its counterpart Sore1 on CN ore line in Upper Michigan