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June 2017

SD9 167 leads two SD38 series locomotives and empty mini quads timetable northbound through Jones Jct, just south of McKinley on the old D&IR Z branch towards Sparta and Iron Junction. July 15, 1987, photographer Steve Lorenz.

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167
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May 2017

SDM 301, SD18 186, and SD38-2 892 lug ore empties back up Proctor Hill at 40th Ave West in Duluth during July 1983. John C. Gilbert photo, MRHS Archives

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301
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April 2017

DM&IR Yellowstone 227 rolls northbound into the S curve at Culver on the Missabe Division with ore empties. Bruce Meyer photo, MRHS Archives.

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227
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March 2017

SD38AC 207 and two sister units lean into the curve at Allen Junction with a train of northbound taconite empties heading back to the Iron Range from Two Harbors on February 1, 1976. Doug Buell photograph.

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207
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February 2017

Yellowstone #231 is using its full tractive effort as it pulls its train up the ruling southbound grade of the Missabe Division between Grand Lake and Saginaw. Bruce Meyer photo. MRHS Archives.

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January 2017

SDM 306 leads sister 319 and a train of gondolas eastbound across Holman Bridge between Taconite and Marble on their way back to Keenan. The cars had hauled used railroad ties to the Braxton Company which had a tie-chipping plant on the site of the old DM&IR High Grade Yard in Bovey. The chips were then sent to Blandin Paper in Grand Rapids for fuel. October 23, 1993. Steve Glischinski photograph.

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304
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