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Photo ID: 760737

After delivering cars of tailings to the mine at Babbitt, MN NSM 653 is headed back east towards the plant at Silver Bay, MN roughly 44 miles away.

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Babbitt, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 653
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: January 03, 2021


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By: Todd M.

Added: Jan 21, 2021

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Photo ID: 759959

A pair of NSM SD40-3's work at pulling and pushing heavy wet coarse tailings loads along the Northshore Mining main line as they head up to the mine to deliver these cars. The mine uses the mater... (more)

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Toimi, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 650
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: January 03, 2021


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By: Todd M.

Added: Jan 14, 2021

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Photo ID: 699532

Shortly after the loads ran by, this empty tailings train with NSM 650 pulling and NSM 651 pushing came rolling along heading back to the plant to reload. With no schedule at all and running only... (more)

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Silver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 650
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: June 02, 2019


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By: Todd M.

Added: Jun 08, 2019

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Photo ID: 652841

The tailings trains drifts back around the S curve at M.P. 6 as they head back to the plant to reload then make the trip back up the grade once again.

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Silver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 654
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: January 01, 2018


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By: Todd M.

Added: Mar 25, 2018

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Photo ID: 647161

The push/pull SD40s on the NSM tailings train grind their way up the grade and through the curves out of Silver Bay as they head for the tailings pond among the brilliant fall colors.

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-2
Location: Silver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 651
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: October 06, 2017


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By: Adam Wells

Added: Feb 04, 2018

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Photo ID: 643421

Drifting back down to Silver Bay from the tailing basin.

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Silver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 654
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: January 01, 2018


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By: Todd M.

Added: Jan 04, 2018

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Photo ID: 608259

Tailings train heads away.

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Beaver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 650
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: February 24, 2017


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By: Lester Zmudzinski

Added: Feb 27, 2017

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Photo ID: 591767

Pushing the tailings train back to the plant at Silver Bay. Fall colors are at the peak here in northern Minnesota.

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Silver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 650
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: October 01, 2016


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By: Todd M.

Added: Oct 07, 2016

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Photo ID: 500704

An empty tailings train heads back to the ore processing plant at Silver Bay with an essence of fall color on the trees.

Railroad: Northshore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Toimi, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 650
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: September 26, 2014


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By: Dave Schauer

Added: Oct 04, 2014

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Photo ID: 488092

Off to dump tailings.

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Silver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 651
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: September 15, 2012


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By: Lester Zmudzinski

Added: Jul 04, 2014

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Photo ID: 474986

A loaded tailings train heads to the Milepost 7 basin with one SD40-3 on either end.

Railroad: Northshore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Beaver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 651
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: March 23, 2014


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By: Dave Schauer

Added: Mar 24, 2014

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Photo ID: 457819

A 30-car tailings train with an SD40-3 on either end (you can see the other unit between the cars on the right) prepares to ease under the loadout at Silver Bay.

Railroad: Northshore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Silver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 651
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: November 05, 2013


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By: Dave Schauer

Added: Nov 07, 2013

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Photo ID: 448142

Just before the CREX ES44ACs roll past, a bonus--tailings run up the hill from Silver Bay.

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Beaver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 654
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: August 17, 2013


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By: Lester Zmudzinski

Added: Aug 21, 2013

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Photo ID: 446608

A pair of EMDs still in their former Reserve Mining brown and cream paint scheme sandwich a freshly repainted SD9 (1225 - the last SD9 built) as they roll back to Silver Bay with an empty tailings... (more)

Railroad: Northshore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD28
Location: Beaver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 1235
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: September 27, 1997


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By: Dave Schauer

Added: Aug 09, 2013

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Photo ID: 409861

Railroad: North Shore Mining
Locomotive: EMD SD40-3
Location: Silver Bay, Minnesota, USA
Locomotive #: NSM 653
Train ID: Tailings
Photo Date: September 15, 2012


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By: Lester Zmudzinski

Added: Sep 22, 2012

Views: 1,896
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Favorited: 8
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