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Owner: Duluth Missabe & Iron Range
Model:BLW 2-8-8-4Built As:DMIR 226 (2-8-8-4)
Serial Number:62532Order No:
Frame Number:26X32 cylinders, 63" driversBuilt:5/1941
Notes:blt 05/41, sfs in 1962
Other locos with this serial:  DMIR 226(2-8-8-4)
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A Missabe Yellowstone 2-8-8-4 pulling a heaving loaded iron ore train from the mines to the ore docks in Duluth MN in 1955.
Title:  A Missabe Yellowstone 2-8-8-4 pulling a heaving loaded iron ore train from the mines to the ore docks in Duluth MN in 1955.
Description:  The Yellowstones had one of the highest tractive effort on their wheels of any steam engines. The last Missabe steam revenue run was in 1960.
Photo Date:  7/23/1955  Upload Date: 10/24/2011 12:33:26 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  S Kotnour
Categories:  Steam,Action
Locomotives:  DMIR 226(2-8-8-4)
Views:  2137   Comments: 1
Missabe Yellowstone 2-8-8-4 preserved at Proctor MN in 1994.
Title:  Missabe Yellowstone 2-8-8-4 preserved at Proctor MN in 1994.
Description:  3 DMIR yellowstones were saved from the scrappers torch. One is in Proctor MN, one at the Duluth train musuem, and one at Two Harbors MN.
Photo Date:  7/4/1994  Upload Date: 10/22/2012 5:28:10 PM
Location:  Minneapolis, MN
Author:  S Kotnour
Categories:  Roster,Yard,Steam
Locomotives:  DMIR 226(2-8-8-4)
Views:  1060   Comments: 0


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