A 7 Weigher pierces the morning fog off of Lake Superior on it's first run of the day to Empire Mine.
A loaded T-Bird gets a green as it overtakes it's empty partner on double track on the way back to the mine. The trailing unit is DMIR 308, which is now the last remaining SDM on the CN roster. Th... (more)
A loaded T-Bird approaches the switch to head into the Fairlane pellet plant in Forbes. This will probably be the last "real" Missabe train I ever shoot :(
A 7 Scale Test claws it's way up Pine Hill past the scale.
The 7 Tilden gets ready for another day of shuttling between the yard and the mine in God's Country.
The 3 Hill is only half way down Pine Hill, but since the brakes were set before leaving the yard there is already a significant amount of brake shoe smoke. The Hill Job is definately my favorite ... (more)
The 3 Tilden leaves the yard at Eagle Mills on it's second mine run of the shift.
Ore cars await the arrival of the next vessel as the dock job drills cars on the other side and the sun rises.
The North Job has set out power for a corn extra running later in the evening and is heading back for it's train.