While visiting NRE in Silvis to inspect Eldon, IA's GP7 purchase, we were allowed to tour the entire ex-Rock Island complex with an escort and proper PPE. There were several SOO GP38's in for rebu... (more)
We're riding the last run of the Minneapolis section of the Soo Line's Laker on the north side of St.Paul/Minneapolis. We bumbed a ride with Engineer Ed Roddenkirch out of Waukesha last night and ... (more)
A mix of power at the east end of CP's yard, ready for the morning's movements. Notice the string of 3 SP/SSW liveried locomotives at top. I count 8 distinct schemes (if you don't count UP's flag ... (more)
SOO SD60 6035 and CP SD40-2 5765 depart westbound from Smiths Falls.
SOO SD60 6035 and CP SD40-2 5765 cross the intersection of Sussex and William Streets as they make their way round the east leg of the wye that connects the Brockville Sub to the Winchester Sub.
After dumping rail throughout Milton, SOO 6035 leads a CWR consist westbound past the slopes of Glen Eden on its way to Guelph Junction and points south.
Surprise, surprise....SOO 6035 leads CP 5765 west through Rosedale with a CWR train, the train will make its way to Guelph Junction where they will tie the train down in WML1 for the night. This i... (more)
SOO 6035 clears south siding switch Palgrave as it hauls its work train south.
Just south of Spence Yard, SOO 6035 and CP 5765 haul their CWR train. This train went east after arriving in Toronto Yard to drop rail in Trenton, ON.
SOO 6061 rounds a curve on the countryside in Puslinch on its trip west leading CP 147. Trailing where UP 3747 & BNSF 4672.
An exceptionally rare pair of SOO SD60s sprint south through the Mississippi Valley towards La Crosse, Wisconsin.
SOO 6044 leads the 470 train over a frozen Wisconsin River.
"SOO meets the NYC"
After stopping just South of QR 31.8, CSX K408 is seen on the move again this time passing the ex-NYC station in Congers, NY. If it weren't for the fact that ... (more)