A nice summer afternoon just outside Chicago Union Station.
CN 6024 running as U-716 north pulls into the United Taconite Fairlane plant at Forbes for the purpose of loading 144 ore cars with taconite pellets before heading back to the yard at Proctor.
Four EMD's and 145 ore cars ply the rails that are the CN Iron Range Sub on a drab Thanksgiving Eve.
Some color cutting thru the woods on a drab Thanksgiving eve.
Another train departs Chicago Union station on a hot and hazy summer morning.
A colorful leader on a train departing Chicago Union Station.
A nice view on a summer morning just outside downtown Chicago.
A trio of GE's (CN 2039, 2033, 2013) and their empties take the siding at Jones in anticipation of meeting another trio of GE's (CN 2010, 2002, 2004) with their loads. GE's on the former Missabe r... (more)
A trio of GE's run south through Biwabik yard with their steaming train in tow rolling past a string of vintage Missabe ore cars which will be stored here for the winter. Also spending some time h... (more)
A quad set of EMD's race north with their train travelling on the CN Iron Range Sub heading for U.S. Steel's Minntac taconite plant for loading.
Veteran Missabe ore cars and a classic searchlight on a clear night anytime within the last 50 years.
Just before sunset, an empty limestone train departs U.S. Steel Minntac behind a trio of Dash 8's bound for Proctor.
Sunny winter days and all EMD consists moving taconite trains across the Iron Range of northern Minnesota.
Maroon locomotives and Missabe ore cars at Proctor yard. The good old days.
Ah the days of all EMD consists pulling taconite trains on the Iron Range of northern Minnesota.