As distant thunderstorms roll by, Soo Line 2500 waits to head down the yard track for the parade of F-units during the Streamliners at Spencer event.
A sleepy little community in the southern portion of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, Trout Lake does not seem a strong place to observe rail activity, but, even into 1984, the Soo Line was still ... (more)
The EMD demonstrator FT #103 and the SOO 2500 sit next to each other at the roundhouse at the NCTM in Spencer, NC.
A look inside the cab of Soo Line 2500.
What do these two locomotives have in common? They were both built as demonstrator locomotives. FT 103 has been restored to its demonstrator configuration, while Soo Line 2500 (ex- EMD 7001) wea... (more)
My personal favorite unit at Spencer, Soo Line 2500, takes a spin on the ex-Southern Railway turntable.
Returning to the roundhouse, SOO Line FP7(A) No. 2500 from the North Shore Scenic Railroad and Lake Superior Railroad Museum takes a spin on the turntable during the Streamliners at Spencer... (more)
"Lift me up, Daddy!" A young railfan gets a boost while trying to view historic locomotives at the Streamliners at Spencer event.
SOO SD60 6024 leads 288 south through Des Plaines, bound for BRC's Clearing Yard
A couple of Soo GP9's along with GP35 724 idle away the hours at Stevens Point. The 4231 Was a former passenger geep noted by the roof top air tanks and small fuel tank while the 403 was a freight... (more)
A mid winter classic taken by the late Fran Wiener at Vandyne. Soo 214A,413,557 and another F7A are eastbound heading to Shops yard. Soo F's were about done in road service at this point. Some las... (more)
SOO Bandit GP40 2066 switches out cars at Nahant Yard. This unit has certainly spent a lot of time here in the past.
While the Con gets the paperwork I'll get a few pics.