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Owner: Duluth Missabe & Iron Range
Model:BLW 2-8-8-4Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:62533Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:On Display
Other locos with this serial:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
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DMIR 2-8-8-4 #227 - Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range
Title:  DMIR 2-8-8-4 #227 - Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range
Description:  Here is another view of the massive articulated Yellowstone type locomotive built by Baldwin Locomotive Works in 1941 ready to pull a string of ore cars. Note on the back of the photo states that this loco was on the roster in January, 1961. Specifics - 63" drivers, 240 psi boiler pressure, four 26x32" cylinders, engine weight of 695,040 lb, massive tractive effort of 140,093 lb. Photo from the Colin Menzies III collection.
Photo Date:  6/21/1947  Upload Date: 1/12/2015 7:46:21 AM
Location:  Two Harbors, MN
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam,Action
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  1747   Comments: 4
DMIR 2-8-8-4 #227 - Duluth, Missabee & Iron Range
Title:  DMIR 2-8-8-4 #227 - Duluth, Missabee & Iron Range
Description:  Massive Yellowstone-type articulated steam locomotive built by Baldwin in 1941 for the DMIR. This was a heavy hauler of ore cars. Specifics - M-e class Yellowstone-type, 63" drivers, 240 psi boiler pressure, four 26x32" cylinders, engine weight of 695,040 lb, massive tractive effort of 140,093 lb. Thankfully this monster has been preserved at the Lake Superior RR Museum for all to see and admire. Howard Davis photo credit
Photo Date:  9/17/1951  Upload Date: 11/12/2014 10:11:53 AM
Location:  Proctor, MN
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  473   Comments: 0
DMIR 2-8-8-4 #227 - Duluth, Misssabee & Iron Range
Title:  DMIR 2-8-8-4 #227 - Duluth, Misssabee & Iron Range
Description:  What a massive 1941 Baldwin built Yellowstone type locomotive this is. Specifics - M-e class, 63" drivers, 240 psi boiler pressure, four 26x32" cylinders, engine weight of 695,040 lb, massive tractive effort of 140,093 lb. Unknown photographer.
Photo Date:  11/17/1959  Upload Date: 2/22/2016 4:54:41 PM
Location:  Two Harbors, MN
Author:  Gary Everhart
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  338   Comments: 3
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/5/2007  Upload Date: 7/6/2007 10:13:09 AM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Max Koehn
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  633   Comments: 0
MILW 10200
Title:  MILW 10200
Description:  Two monster engines side-by-side. No. 10200 was the first of 42 electric locomotives delivered by General Electric to the Road beginning in 1915, the year it was built, when the Milwaukee electrified operations across five mountain ranges in Montana, Idaho, and Washington. No. 227 was one of 18 yellowstone-type locomotives built by the Baldwin Locomotive Works for the Missabe Road in 1941
Photo Date:  8/16/2007  Upload Date: 10/31/2007 3:28:04 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Mark Muraski
Categories: 
Locomotives:  MILW 10200(2-D-D-2) DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  1191   Comments: 2
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description: 
Photo Date:  4/27/2008  Upload Date: 6/28/2010 2:09:13 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Jacob J. Nelson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  310   Comments: 0
DMIR 227 firebox & cab interior.
Title:  DMIR 227 firebox & cab interior.
Description:  Lake Superior Railroad Museum. Visit if you can.
Photo Date:  5/5/2008  Upload Date: 5/14/2008 1:50:37 AM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Al Ahlgrim
Categories:  InCab
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  761   Comments: 0
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description: 
Photo Date:  8/8/2009  Upload Date: 8/8/2009 10:57:48 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Matt Petersen
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  397   Comments: 0
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description:  Air brake gauges mounted in the cab of Missabe Yellowstone No. 227
Photo Date:  1/1/2010  Upload Date: 2/1/2010 3:34:06 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Jeff Terry
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  375   Comments: 0
Steam Locomotive 227 Drive Wheels
Title:  Steam Locomotive 227 Drive Wheels
Description:  Drive wheels rolling on Missabe Yellowstone 227. These are powered by small electric motors to make the locomotive appear "Alive"
Photo Date:  1/1/2010  Upload Date: 2/1/2010 3:34:30 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Jeff Terry
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  527   Comments: 0
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description: 
Photo Date:  1/7/2010  Upload Date: 2/11/2010 5:40:18 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Steven McKay
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  336   Comments: 0
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description: 
Photo Date:  1/7/2010  Upload Date: 2/11/2010 5:47:46 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Steven McKay
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  467   Comments: 0
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description: 
Photo Date:  1/7/2010  Upload Date: 2/11/2010 5:52:14 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Steven McKay
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  478   Comments: 0
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description:  Backhead of Yellowstone 227
Photo Date:  1/25/2010  Upload Date: 2/1/2010 3:34:17 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Jeff Terry
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  1518   Comments: 7
Yellowstone Pressure Gauge
Title:  Yellowstone Pressure Gauge
Description: 
Photo Date:  1/25/2010  Upload Date: 2/1/2010 2:27:32 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Jeff Terry
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  433   Comments: 0
Whistle valve on DM&IR 227
Title:  Whistle valve on DM&IR 227
Description:  Squeeze-style whistle lever inside the cab of DM&IR Yellowstone No. 227
Photo Date:  1/25/2010  Upload Date: 2/1/2010 2:27:18 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Jeff Terry
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  438   Comments: 0
DMIR 227 turn on her Lights
Title:  DMIR 227 turn on her Lights
Description: 
Photo Date:  3/16/2010  Upload Date: 1/6/2014 11:38:37 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Andrew Goblirsch
Categories:  Track
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4) EMCO 4211(F9A) LTV 4211(F9A) MILW 10200(2-D-D-2)
Views:  332   Comments: 0
A Milwaukee Road electric box cab and a Missabe 2-8-8-4 at the Duluth Train museum in 2011
Title:  A Milwaukee Road electric box cab and a Missabe 2-8-8-4 at the Duluth Train museum in 2011
Description:  See the museum and ride on classic passenger trains along Lake Superior 2 hours from Mpls MN. See and ride trains in Duluth 7 days a week. Duluth is 2 hours from Minneapolis MN. http://www.northshorescenicrailroad.org and http://www.lsrm.org/
Photo Date:  7/4/2011  Upload Date: 10/18/2011 10:09:38 AM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  S Kotnour
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  MILW 10200(2-D-D-2) DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  1615   Comments: 0
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/6/2011  Upload Date: 12/1/2011 2:27:05 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Adam Finger
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  347   Comments: 0
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description: 
Photo Date:  9/6/2011  Upload Date: 12/1/2011 2:28:31 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Adam Finger
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4) MILW 10200(2-D-D-2)
Views:  454   Comments: 0
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description: 
Photo Date:  5/15/2013  Upload Date: 5/17/2013 1:42:53 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Jacob J. Nelson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  267   Comments: 0
The Bulkhead Of A Yellowstone
Title:  The Bulkhead Of A Yellowstone
Description:  A visit inside the cab of the 227 provides you with this impressive sight.
Photo Date:  8/16/2015  Upload Date: 8/20/2015 11:49:24 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Tony Held
Categories:  InCab,Steam
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  203   Comments: 0
I Love This Engine
Title:  I Love This Engine
Description:  I've loved this engine ever since I climbed into its cab when I was a boy on my first visit to the Duluth museum in the late 1980s. I feel like a kid again each time I mount the steps in the right background and get into the cab again.
Photo Date:  8/16/2015  Upload Date: 8/20/2015 11:48:20 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Tony Held
Categories:  Station,Steam
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  209   Comments: 0
Engineer's Eye View
Title:  Engineer's Eye View
Description:  This is the engineer's eye view from the cab of a Missabe Yellowstone, in this case, DM&IR 227, at the Lake Superior Railroad Museum.
Photo Date:  8/16/2015  Upload Date: 8/20/2015 11:49:05 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Tony Held
Categories:  InCab,Station,Steam
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  107   Comments: 0
Big Steam In The Station
Title:  Big Steam In The Station
Description:  Standing on the steps leading into the cab of DM&IR 227 netted me this fine view of big steam in the station--Duluth Union Station.
Photo Date:  8/16/2015  Upload Date: 8/20/2015 11:50:17 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Tony Held
Categories:  Station,Steam
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  181   Comments: 0
DMIR 227, MILW 10200 & DNM 14's Tender
Title:  DMIR 227, MILW 10200 & DNM 14's Tender
Description: 
Photo Date:  7/27/2016  Upload Date: 8/30/2016 12:00:26 AM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Andrew Goblirsch
Categories:  Track
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4) MILW 10200(2-D-D-2) DNM 14(2-8-2)
Views:  139   Comments: 0
Yellowstone 227
Title:  Yellowstone 227
Description:  A famous Yellowstone on track 5
Photo Date:  10/16/2016  Upload Date: 1/25/2017 3:37:43 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Keon McGarvey
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  34   Comments: 0
DMIR 227
Title:  DMIR 227
Description: 
Photo Date:  10/14/2017  Upload Date: 10/17/2017 9:04:29 PM
Location:  Duluth, MN
Author:  Jacob Nelson
Categories: 
Locomotives:  DMIR 227(2-8-8-4)
Views:  28   Comments: 0


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