Location:  East Houghton Yard, MI

East Houghton Yard East Houghton YardEast 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]