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    • Work progressing fast

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      March 21, 1890
      Friday

      Work Progressing Fast

      Pi1e driving the new No. 4 Dock is progressing rapidly. The contractors, Messers. Henry and Balch, expect to have the dock...
    • South Shore notes

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company


    • Source: The Mining Journal, Co., Marquette, MI
      March 17, 1888

      South Shore Notes less expense. The survey is avery
      A representative of the Mining Journal called at the
      office of Brown, Howard and Co. this...
    • Materials handling

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Roadway deck stringers are hauled out onto the bridge by materials handling equipment. This method was fast and safer than barge and crane operations. As the road grew, materials came to the site faster and faster.
    • Record of engineers and firemen

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Record of Engineers and Firemen

      William H. Greene

      Fireman, 1866
      Engineer, 1871

      June 24, 1891 - Ran into tail end of ore train at West Switch, Marquette yard with train no. 4, wrecking caboose and several ore cars, also...
    • Extension is finished

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 26, 1892

      The Extension is Finished

      As prophecied by a prominent official some weeks since, the track laying forces on the DSS&A had a chance to eat turkey in West Superior...
    • By the new train service

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 30, 1892 Saturday

      Republic - By the new train service which went into effect December 11, last, on the DSS&A one can leave Republic at 2:50 pm and make the quickest train time ever...
    • Rock River train schedules

    • Railroads -- Timetables ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company


    • Source: Alger County Republican
      Rock River, Mi.
      May 23, 1891 Saturday



      The Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Ry.

      Direct connections between the East and Southwest
      and the great...
    • Along the line

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 3, 1891 Saturday

      Along The Line

      On the Duluth division this winter there is great activity as far as logging operations are concerned the Nester estate is getting out over...
    • DSS&A Railroad direct route

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Alger County Republican
      Rock River, Alger County, Mi.
      January 10, 1891 Saturday

      Duluth, South Shore & Atlantic Ry.
      Direct Route between the East and Southeast and the great North-
      west, and all points on the South...
    • Bay Mills branch

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Daily Mining Journal, Marquette, MI.
      Wednesday, Jan. 14, 1891

      Bay Mills Branch

      The South Shore is now building a spur from the station of Bay Mills on its Soo division to Hall & Buell's mills on Waiskai Bay. The branch...
    • Zenith city shore line

    • Railroads -- Timetables ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company




    • Duluth, South Shore
      & Atlantic Ry.
      "Zenith City Shore Line"


      Trains Leave L'Anse as Follows:


      Going West
      2:55 pm Local Passenger, except Sunday, for Nestoria, connect-
      ing at that point with fast...
    • To Form the DSS&A

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      February 26, 1887 Saturday

      To Form The DSS&A

      Firday[*] a special meeting of the stockholders of the Mackinac & Marquette RR., formerly the DM&M was held at the office of A....
    • For the Summit Division

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company


    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      August 20, 1887
      Saturday

      For the Summit Division
      A special train passed through the city at midnight Thursday
      with 200 laborers for F. C. O'Reilly & Co.'s...
    • On summit division

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      April 16, 1887
      Saturday

      On The Summit Division
      From Mr. E. H. Barnes, of the firm of F. C. O'Reilly & Co.,
      the sub-contractors for the Summit division of the...
    • Got his foot crushed

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company

    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      Septembr 24, 1887
      Saturday

      Got His Foot Crushed

      James Scanlon, aged about 15, met with an accident Saturday
      evening by which his foot was badly crushed. At 5:32 a...

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