A pair of CN Dash 8's lead empty raw ore shuttle U730 as it heads north approaching Iron Junction, Minnesota where it will head to the Thunderbird Mine for another load. The train has just passed ... (more)
A T-Bird loads at the Thunderbird North Loadout on frosty afternoon. The steam plume in the background is from Minorca.
CN 2107 and 2112 lead a loaded T-Bird through Wolf.
A pair of C40-8s with 15th anniversary logos lead a loaded T-Bird through the freezing fog at Iron Junction.
The evening sun shines on the Fairlane Taconite Plant in Forbes, Minnesota as a pair of Dash 8's on U73085-04 pull a string a raw ore empties out of the loop track after unloading. Once they get t... (more)
An empty T-Bird shuttle train waits outside the Fairlane Taconite Plant in Forbes, Minnesota with a Bessemer tunnel motor on the point. Once the recrew arrives, the train will depart for the T-Bir... (more)
A pair of Canadian National Dash 8's shove empties through the loader at the Thunderbird Mine in Eveleth, Minnesota on a clear and cold winter afternoon. The train will be loaded with crude ore fr... (more)
A pair of CN Dash 8's lead a raw ore shuttle at Wolf, Minnesota between the T Bird Mine and the Fairlane Taconite Processing Plant. As the train approaches Wolf Junction, it crosses through the mi... (more)
A pair of Canadian National Dash 8's lead a T-Bird mine shuttle of raw iron ore through Wolf, Minnesota, crossing the intersection of Highway 7 and Kane Road with a grade crossing that cuts a diag... (more)
A pair of CN C40-8's lead raw iron ore train U730 as they come off the Missabe Sub on to the lead into the Fairlane Taconite Processing Plant.
The sun is shining as Canadian National C40-8 leads U730 with its train of raw iron ore from the T-Bird Mine towards the processing plant at Fairlane.
Crude iron ore train U730 comes around the bend in Forbes behind a C40-8 as it heads towards the Fairlane Processing Plant.
A pair of C40-8 variants leads a train of crude iron ore as they come off the Missabe Sub on to the lead into the Fairlane processing plant.
A pair of C40-8's on a T-Bird mine shuttle train get ready to depart with a load of crude iron ore bound for processing at the Fairlane Taconite Plant. A brief opening in the clouds lets the sun s... (more)
CN 2112 leads a T-bird south through Iron Junction.