Location: East Houghton Yard, MI
East Houghton Yard was located along Portage Lake, east of the lift bridge in Houghton. This was a Mineral Range Yard, later used by the Duluth South Shore & Atlantic and the Soo Line Railroad.
Photo Info/Credit: Top, Soo Line's East Houghton Yard in May, 1975. 2nd photo, a brakeman rides on the end of a Southern Pacific box car at the yard during switching. [Both, Rob Kitchen]. 3rd photo, a Soo Line plow train is viewed at East Houghton Yard in 1976. [Rob Kitchen]