CNW 6729,6712,4140 chug out of Powers with ESGBA. The smaller 4 axle Alcos have already been withdrawn from service and the C628's will only last until the end of the year before joining them in t... (more)
A long way from hot Falcon service that they were originally bought for the now high mileage 5065 and 5090 find themselves on a much slower portion of the Northwestern, lugging 55 cars of mainly p... (more)
CNW 8031,WC 6598, EMD 1554,1565 roll downhill into Powers with a load of ore that originated at Minorca Mine. This ore will be dumped at Escanaba, then boated south to the Chicago area. In the far... (more)
Canadian National's Gladstone, MI to Green Bay, WI freight makes its way through a perfect winter landscape in Powers, MI. Snow, followed by rain, more snow, ice, and snow managed to coat nearly e... (more)
The C&NW ore operations were concentrated around Escanaba. I took Route 41 by accident ran across this solid ore train somewhere between Ocnoto and Powers.
Trains Magazine used to call these engi... (more)