A Tilden 7 is about back to Eagle Mills Yard with loads out the Tilden Plant. The train crosses the Carp River as they slow for the yard. These cars will head to Marquette this afternoon for unloa... (more)
A loaded train out of Tilden is making their way back to Eagle Mills. The train has just passed Eagle Mills Jct and runs along a small marshes area near highway 480.
Lake Superior & Ishpeming 2-8-0 No. 33 sits inside the Age of Steam Railroad Museum roundhouse in Sugar Creek, Ohio. Sitting next to it is McCloud River 2-6-2 No. 9. There is quite a impressive n... (more)
A Lake Superior & Ishpeming crew begins drilling cars out on the Marquette Ore Dock in Marquette, Michigan. The docked vessel, Kaye E. Barker, was built in 1952. Over the years the ship has receiv... (more)
One of the Lake Superior & Ishpeming jobs pulls a cut of 60 cars out of the Cleveland Cliff's Tilden Mine. It was a perfect day to get out and fly the drone for some photos!
A nice matched set of LS&I Alligators, led by 2404, brings an empty ore train across Morgan Creek in October of 1988. The train will soon enter the yard at Eagle Mills and head back to the dock wi... (more)
A load heads back north out of the mine with the U boat pair for power.
3 Tilden heads south through Eagle Mills at sunset.
I always wanted to watch these working but most I've were dead. Originally B&O, ex C&O. Photo by Dave Petke, from my collection.
LS&I's 7 Weigher Job snakes its way through Palmer Line Junction on its way for a load of ore on a dark UP December morning.
LS&I's 7AM Hill Job ironically drops downhill towards Marquette, passing the iconic ponds at Three Lakes.
Frigid winter air measures in the single digits and the fallen snow that covers the wilderness floor nearly doubles and triples that number in inches. Distant chugs bounce off the rocky hills, ech... (more)
LS&I's duo of C30-7s leads 3 Tilden out of the yard at Eagle Mills. One of the C30-7s has since suffered a major mechanical failure and was retired.
Late in the afternoon, the 3 Tilden heads to the mine with empties and the U boats on point.