DMIR 203 and 207 connect to empty ore jennies as they prepare to head back up Proctor Hill after bringing loads down to the docks from Proctor Yard. A couple of older ore boats are stored next to ... (more)
After a tour to the Iron Range and back and then up to Two Harbors the Lexington Group has arrived back at Duluth passing under the Fitgers Brewery complex along the shore of Lake Superior as they... (more)
A northbound DWP freight gets under way with ample power at the DWP yard on Duluth's west end. A trio of DWP RS-11s are supplemented by a GTW GP9 and two CN SD40s which should be enough to get the... (more)
Oliver Mining survivor sits out of the elements in the Lake Superior Transportation Museum.
After a tour to the Iron Range and back then up to Two Harbors, the Lexington Group has arrived back at Duluth and all the passengers have de-boarded the train and are inside the historic Duluth d... (more)
A young couple takes a break after hiking to the summit of Elys Peak in far western Duluth as CN's Proctor Transfer sprints up Steelton Hill on an unseasonably warm (70F) fall day.
BN 199 has a cut of coal cars in tow as it passes the Queen of the lakes, the Edward Ryerson, under the DM&IR ore docks in October of 1993.
Freshly painted DMIR 157 and a spotless caboose, C-239 are parked at BN's Rices Point Yard south of downtown Duluth, MN, presumably during a transfer run from Proctor. 1984 was a year of significa... (more)
B&LE 900, painted in CN colors, leads two other units toward the Lakehead Storage Facility to pick up a cut of ore cars filled with limestone, which is being delivered by the Laker Joseph L. Block... (more)
Hallett Dock's former N&W NW-2 positions cars of bentonite clay for unloading at their number 5 dock in Duluth. Piles of limestone are on the right.
Light power move
Iowa Pacific's "Scenic View" in Duluth for the annual meeting of the Lexington Group in Transportation History
New GE 3119 towers over the FRA's test car (DOT 219) as the train descends Steelton Hill in far western Duluth.
A passenger / inspection train being operated for the Lexington Group heads down Proctor Hill towards Duluth, MN on the way to Two Harbors, MN. Duluth, Missabe and Iron Range Railway Business Car ... (more)