Northshore Mining Railroad - The Little Giant DVD Train Video
We've braved the dark of night, howling snowstorms and sub-zero conditions to bring you the story of Northshore Mining Railroad: The Little Giant! Formed out of the original Reserve Mining Railroad, this is the little railroad that could, did, and does in a big way! Explore the operations of this railroad with a look at the facilities in Silver Bay, rotary dumping activities, and endless parade of EMD power!
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Searail (Brooklyn NY US) on 2016-04-29 08:43:31.
A great video of a unique operation. Well filmed and narrated. This isn't videography, it's cinematography. One of my favorite videos!
Papa Choo Choo (Tinley Park IL US) on 2016-04-27 13:51:34.
Interesting content video however the Blu-ray image quality was not up to the standards of some others. In many instances it looked like DVD quality. I viewed it on a 70 inch HD and it was very obvious.
MP_37 (Southeastern US) on 2016-02-09 01:18:50.
I've heard of the Northshore Mining RR but when visiting the general area I couldn't explore it due to limited time and a main focus of the remaining DM&IR and the Erie Mining RR operations. It always intrigued me; the existence of a double track heavy RR that was so isolated and more or less "below the radar". Based on the previews and reviews, I bought this video.
run8anderson (Basking Ridge NJ) on 2016-01-25 09:15:33.
Are you tired of endless BNSF & UP intermodal trains? Are you an EMD fan? Do you like SD40's in full dynamic w/ 17,000 tons of ore behind them or in Run8 slogging up a grade? Then this program is for you. I really liked the uniqueness of this "little" RR. Thoroughly researched & wonderful narrated. Also included is a look at the processing plant & ore dock. This quickly went out of stock, so I had to wait for a bit. Well worth the wait.
Charley Mann (Little Mountain, South Carolina) on 2016-01-05 18:25:09.
Very interesting program. Features Mostly SD40's with a SD28-3 and a section showing SD18 1231 on the point of a empty train. Beautiful scenery, with lots of snow and some fall colors. Also, very informative on their operations. Very worthwhile production.
dmacleo (Etna, Maine) on 2015-11-21 13:43:02.
A pretty informative video. well researched and the bluray has some pretty nice scenery.