Erie Mining F9 4212 passes the fire station at Taconite Harbor in September of 1987. Most of the train is still unloading ore at the facility there. Although much of the rail is still in place, it... (more)
Erie Mining Company's daily run to Taconite Harbor is out and running on this fall day with a beautiful A-B-B-B-A set of F units.
Yet another load of taconite pellets is headed to the dock at Taconite Harbor behind a matched five unit set of F9's.
A rare passenger extra on private ore hauling road LTV Steel Mining Company rolls past a stopped empty ore train. The passenger train was operated for mining engineers but seats in the first car w... (more)