Cut

Mineral Range Railroad

Crossing the Gorge (p1)

the remains of the Mineral Range Trestle abutment along the Hungarian Gorge For the Copper Range, the final obstacle on…
Copper Range Railroad

Railroad Crossings (p2)

There were a total of three major obstacles in the Copper Range’s way as it attempted to drive its line…
Copper Range Railroad

Railroad Crossings (p1)

When the Copper Range Railroad decided to make a branch line to Calumet, it no doubt ran into an avalanche…
Copper Range Railroad

The Coal Spur

Mine railroads served three primary functions. The first – and foremost – was to transport copper rock from the mine…
Copper Range Railroad

Up the Hill Behind Mason…

When Quincy was forced to move its stamp mill from the Portage to Torch Lake, it had to move an…
Industry

Cuts, Fills, Trestles and Rails

part of the old trestle once used to deliver copper rock to the mill The copper rock stored in the…