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    • After Gogebic Ore

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette. Mi.
      February 12, 1887

      After Gogebic Ore

      The L'Anse Sentinel understands from information furnished it that as soon as the survey of the main line of the DSS&A is finished a portion...
    • Cable anchor framework

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • These steel frames are the structural members to each of the two cable anchor piers. Each of the three frames is 106 tons with dimensions of 135' h, 35' w, and 75' w. When assembled they rested in 90 feet of water. These units were placed on...
    • Cable anchor framework

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Cranes place one section of the steel framework for one of the cable anchor piers. The critical placement of the first section was guided by surveyors stationed on several of the seven survey towers located through the Mackinac Straights area.
    • Col. Rexford has 200 men

    • Railroads -- Design and construction ; Railroads -- Employees ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 8, 1887 Saturday


      Col. Rexford has 200 men at work near Sage Jct., getting out ties and expects to commence cutting out the right of way this week. His firm, Rexford Bros &...
    • Corral

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • One of four corrals being unload from a barge. It then stood on the bottom of the Straights of Mackinac and was used to guide the pier caisson as it went into position. Surveyors guided this operation through triangulation from the seven survey...
    • DSS&A has caused a survey

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The L'Anse Sentinel
      L'Anse, L. S., Mi.
      October 18, 1890 Saturday

      The DSS&A has caused a survey to be made for a projected branch line from Cascade, eight miles west of Negaunee, to some point on the Soo Line with a view to...
    • DSS&A has caused a survey

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The L'Anse Sentinel, L'Anse, MI
      Saturday, Oct. 18, 1889

      The DSS&A has caused a survey to be made for a projected branch line from Cascade, eight miles west of Negaunee, to some point on the MStP&SSM with a view ot securing an...
    • Editorial

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal, Marquette, Mi., December 24, 1881, Saturday.

      Editorial.

      It is stated authoritatively that the survey of the country along the north shore of Lake Superior has satisfied the engineers in charge of the work...
    • From the other end

    • Railroads -- Design and construction ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette. Mi.
      January 15, 1887

      From The Other End

      The Duluth News gives the following particulars concerning the progress of the survey - on the Gogebic and western divisions of the DSS&A,...
    • Houghton

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      December 31, 1892 Saturday

      Houghton - Chief Engineers Sheldon and Stone of the M&N survey broke camp Thursday and left for Chicago yesterday noon with bag and baggage. No information as to...
    • Negaunee, Sept. 27, 1888

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: Negaunee Iron Herald
      Negaunee, Mi.,
      September 28, 1928
      Friday

      Negaunee, Sept. 27, 1888 - In the map of the Jackson Iron Company's addition to the city of Negaunee, several new streets are laid out and named as follows: ...
    • New Railroads

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • NEW RAILROADS
      --------------
      The Upper Peninsula to be Grid-Ironed by Them. Activity in Railway Circles.

      New railroad projects spring to light almost daily in the rapidly developing Upper Peninsula. Already the Marquette and Menominee...
    • New survey for the McGraw

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      February 2, 1889

      The new survey for the McGraw logging road from the DSS&A to their Dead River pier is now in progress. It is being made by G. P. Cummings, of the city.

      McGraw...
    • Progress of survey

    • Railroads -- Design and construction ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 22. 1887
      Saturday

      Ishpeming - Just now the northern peninsula is reaping the fruit of the boom in railroad construction, which is unprecented in the history of that section. The...
    • Progress of the survey

    • Railroads -- Design and construction ; Railroads -- Employees ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 8, 1887 Saturday

      Progress of the Survey

      The corps for the survey of the liine for the DSS&A is now fully organized and work is progress all along the line from Sturgeon...
    • Progress of the Survey

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      January 8, 1887 Saturday

      Progress of the Survey The corps for the survey of the line for the DSS&A is now fully organized and work is progressing all along the line from Sturgeon west...
    • Proposed road

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      October 18, 1888
      Thursday

      The Proposed Road

      The Northern Michigan railroad which has just been incorporated, as was noticed in the Mining Journal, is intended to run from Houghton to...
    • Railroad Work

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      September 10, 1887
      Saturday

      Railroad Work
      Ishpeming - President C. F. Dutton and other officials of
      the M&N arrived in the county Friday of last week and...

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