Milwaukee Road 261's 227,000-pound boiler is lifted back onto its driving wheels by Vic's Crane & Heavy Haul of Rosemount, MN. The temperature was a frigid 13 degrees.
I've always loved the wooden railroad trestles. As a child a remember the DW&P passing by the Shopper's City parking lot on the enormous wooden trestle that carried the line over West Duluth and ... (more)
Ford Hauler passing over Elway Street. Soon this bridge will see very little traffic with the impending closure of the Ford Plant in less than a week now.
A pair of former Erie Mining F9s are on a photo ore train as part of the Lake Superior Railroad Museum's Railfan Weekend.
DSS&A #101 rolls across the Little Sucker River Bridge on the North Shore Scenic Railroad.
SOO 2500 poses for a couple of fellow railfans during the Lake Superior Railroad Museum's Railfan Weekend 2011, organized by Steve Glischinski.
DSS&A 101 is passing underneath the west loop of CN's line in to Two Harbors. This photo was taken during the Lake Superior Railroad Museum's Railfan Weekend 2011, organized by Steve Glischinski.
DSS&A 101 and a passenger extra stop and pose for the camera just outside Two Harbors.
A pair of former DM&IR SDs are on a photo charter ore train as part of the Lake Superior Railroad Museum's Railfan Weekend.
An SD60M leads the Northtown transfer through University.
Four SOO's leading a rock train west on the Paynesville sub through the Minneapolis suburb of New Hope. SOO 6023, SOO 6059, SOO 6024 and SOO 6047. Thanks for Mark Lynn for the intel.
Blast furnace trim (BFT) from the Mountain Iron Minntac facility headed for the ore docks at Two Harbors.
Been a while now that we have seen two maroon Missabe units running the Keenan Switch on the Range, but back in the day this was all you would see.
Expecting BNSF and got CN. Hard to escape the mighty CN in the Twin Ports. Apparently Two Harbors is full so some Minntac taconite loads are being brought to Allouez instead.
Soo Line 2500 glows in the afternoon sunlight above the Knife River with a recreated ore train. This was a special photo charter organized by Steve Glischinski.