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Proctor’s Yellowstone #225 circa 1963

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The ol’ steam locomotive from the Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range Railroad that sits in downtown Proctor has been there a long time. This photo is from the Cliff’s Barber Shop Collection, dated 1963. Below is a 2009 photo from the Minnesota Railroading Photos on minnesotajones.com.

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The train was most recently featured on PDD in the “Proctor on a Dirty Spring Day” post from March 27, 2011.

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Jim M

about 8 years ago

The 225 was retired in 1961, and donated to the city of Proctor in 1963.  The C-200 caboose was added sometime in the early 1990s.

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