T006 rolls through Milton. They'll be stopping in about 3 miles at Rotamer to add a fourth engine.
CN 2112 leads a raw ore train from Largo to Fairlane or from Cleveland Cliffs Thunderbird mine doen to the plant where this rock will be turned into taconite pellets for the steel industry.
An unexpected surprise came as these two C40-8M's powered a rail train dumping all along Iron Jct. and the Iron Range Sub. Pity the power wasn't turned...
An overkill of power takes Minntac loads through West Wye headed for Two Harbors. Trees were flocked very nicely.
At 40 years old, the #406 has already been on Missabe property for 16 years!
Empty pellet train heads north to fill up on 'da Range's specialty.
Minntac pellets storm northward up the grade to Two Harbors.
A more traditional consist for the former Missabe, before all the Illinois Central units and the bigger CN power came onto the scene. The DM&IR 409, DM&IR 400 and SD38-2 DM&IR 211 pull loads in th... (more)
A classic Missabe consist even if they are all painted into CN colors. DM&IR 409, DM&IR 400 and DM&IR 211 lead pellets from the Minorca mine southward just coming off the Missabe Sub. and taking t... (more)
Loads from Minntac round the bend at Iron and take aim for Two Harbors having just begun the trip down the Iron Range Subdivision.
A rare sight on the DME! Running elephant style backwards, G72 heads around the West Wye with pretty good power.
The CCHU picked up the 6068 at Davis Junction. This ex-CP Rail SD40-3 on the west wye at DJ for transport to Huron.
A beautiful ALL WC consist, led by an SD45, comes off the wye after waiting in the yard for a CP Rock Train.
A Wisconsin Central Freight has just passed through West Wye and is headed for Ishpeming on former Chicago and Northwestern rails.