A unique small 3-axle industrial switcher is surrounded by larger locomotives at CN's Proctor locomotive facility. The switcher was en route to a grain elevator in Thunder Bay, Canada. FWDX 0002 i... (more)
Very strong winds with gusts well over 50 mph churn up waves on Lake Superior, with some reaching a height of 20 feet. The white caps are clearly visible in this image at Two Harbors as B&LE 906 r... (more)
Freshly washed B&LE 903 leads DM&IR 403 and sister 900 up Proctor Hill with Lake Superior in the distance.
One of Soo Line's first diesels, and only SW1 - delivered by EMC in 1939, arrives at its new home in Duluth. The small diesel had been owned by Independent Locomotive Service where it was repainte... (more)
A busy afternoon at Proctor yard near Duluth. In the upper left in front of the yard office is the power off a pellet load that just arrived and is heading to the house for servicing. In the upper... (more)
A newer GE leads a loaded crude oil train upgrade out of the Lake Superior basin on former C&NW rails, now part of CN's busy Superior Subdivision.
The DPU on a loaded ore train is dusted with fresh show after its round trip to Hibbing Taconite.
Two leased MACs lead a Northshore Mining SD40-3 toward Silver Bay with a short ore train.
Two recently refurbished SD40-2s lead a pair of repainted geeps west toward Grand Rapids, Minnesota on the Lakes Subdivision.
A loaded grain train dressed completely in BN's Cascade Green drifts downgrade just west of Summit at railroad location Marias.
Santa has arrived in Duluth on a special maroon and gold sleigh and is delivering a gift to a young boy.
A trio of former DM&IR SD40-3s lead 139 ore loads south toward Proctor as the season's first snow storm hits.
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.
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.