The Madison/Portage Patrol and the East Patrol are on 2 and 3 lead waiting their turns to depart Portage,WI..
One of the very few remaining SOO SD60's is just part of the colorful lashup on this NS #175 bound for Macon,GA. This was a consist well worth playing hookey for.
Years ago the Soo Line ran a turn from Fond du Lac,WI. to Milwaukee and return. The train traveled down the SOO to Rugby Jct where it crossed over to the Milwaukee Roads Northern Division and ran ... (more)
Two of seven remaining Soo Line SD60's lead a 157-car tr. 293 past the leaning barn of Donnybrook on a frigid March afternoon.
One of the few remaining SOO SD60's brings CP 298 east at Union Jct. I never thought I would see a Soo Line SD60 again, luckily I was wrong!
We changed crews in the Milwaukee Depot on the Ford train came out to the Cutoff and made our pickup. While we get our air I get a chance to record the moment as we've only been Soo Line for a yea... (more)
Sooline 6024 sitting idle in the siding at Wss Genoa when the crew took over a eastbound train when the crew of that train ran short of hours due to major track work.
This year is shaping out to be pretty damn good!
After making an unplanned stop in Aragon, #175 is back on the move with a rare SOO SD60 on the point.
This lashup was a real nice treat. An untouched SOO SD60 leads an ICE SD40-2, NS C40-9 & CSX C40-8W over Braswell Mountain just west of Dallas,GA.
SOO 2500A leads it's train of coal empties across Highway 61 as they roar back to Duluth to a waiting BNSF who will put them back in service hauling coal ASAP.
A CP SD60 still in its original white SOO scheme leads BNSF 5069 and BNSF 9075 plus a buffer and ethanol empties WB along the ice jammed Mohawk River just east of CP-173
A CP SD60 still in its original white SOO scheme leads BNSF 5069 and BNSF 9075 plus a buffer and ethanol empties WB down CSX's Mohawk Sub.