While CN is replacing Bessemer 900s on their home rails a handful continue to work the former DM&IR in northeastern Minnesota. Here Proctor rebuild 909 leads an empty ore train out of Duluth with ... (more)
A nice sampling of EMD power on a cool spring day.
Ore on the CN - what a concept. The 212, B&LE 903 and DMIR 408 lead 136 loaded ore cars of Minntac pellets towards Dock #6. Minntac recently restarted production after several weeks of no pellets ... (more)
3 Missabe units headed for Proctor with Limestone loads, kicking up a cloud of snow on the way.
On a hot day the crew tries to get some relief while heading uphill at a slow speed. The Duluth harbor is visable behind the 223.
The Proctor Roadswitch climbs Proctor Hill with 116 empty ore cars.
Nothing say "Missabe" more than seeing ore jennies
Empties at MP 4 heading back to the yard in Proctor