A four pack of IC EMDs lead train U78981 through Iron Junction. The train is taking the connection toward Two Harbors, and is passing by a series of code poles and a set of endangered searchlight ... (more)
A duo of repainted IC geeps lead the Keenan local north through Iron Junction.
Repainted IC SD40-3 6256 leads a T-bird south through Iron Junction.
Rarely seen in these parts, CN GP38-2W 4791 runs south down the CN Iron Range Sub for Two Harbors with CN's TEST cars in tow.
A few more feet into the yard and the CN crew will park their train and be done for the day after spending most of shift loading and weighing 130 cars of taconite pellets at the USS Minntac plant.... (more)
Ore loads are headed to Proctor. In the consist are 2 SD9's in original paint.
T-Bird shuttle U73083 14 rolls south with its loaded jennies beneath Highway 37 near Iron Junction on the ex-DM&IR Missabe Subdivision amid the snow covered Minnesota woodlands. These trains work ... (more)
Southbound DMIR taconite train passing through Iron Junction in late afternoon.
A pair of former Illinois Central GP38-2's lead the R901 local as it heads south on the CN Missabe Sub, about to cross Elbow Creek. Originally built for the ICG in 1974, these GP38-2's do not have... (more)
A pair of Canadian National SD40-2W's and a C40-8 lead empty Difco side dump cars used for limestone service south on the Missabe Sub. About to pass under Route 37, the train is bound for the Dulu... (more)
CN 2111 leads a ore train through Iron Junction.
One of CN's C40-8M Draper Tapers leads U714 as it crosses over Elbow Creek just south of Iron Junction. The train is made up of empty Difco side dump cars used for hauling limestone and is heading... (more)
Canadian National empty ore train heads North at Iron Junction, Minnesota. CN SD40-2W 5338 (built 1980), BLE SD45T-2 900 (built 1973), DMIR SD45T-2 406 (built 1972).
Three CN C40-8s approach Iron Junction with Minntac bound ore empties
The MRF catches some afternoon sun through a hole in the trees just south of Iron Junction.