The hulk of Soo Line GP30 703 rests behind a little Davenport switcher, the "Chipmunk Express," at the Colfax Railroad Museum.
Soo 321, built by Rhode Island in 1887, has been cosmetically restored for exhibit at Pinecrest Historical Village near Manitowoc, Wisconsin. It is displayed alongside the depot from Collins, Wis... (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)
A pair of Soo Line SD60's approach Archer Avenue with CP train 280 in tow.
SOO SD60 #6024, NS SD70M-2 #2643, and another NS unit provide power to an Eaststbound CP train as it passes the Red Wing Amtrak depot. Photo taken 2/15/15 near MP 370.69 on the CP River Sub.
"An Unusual Visitor"
When CSX K534 arrived in Selkirk on Saturday April 12, the train featured two CSX units for power and a relatively short empty bauxite train in... (more)
A rare appearance of SOO SD60's in the town of Circleville,OH
Soo Line train No. 19 has just left North Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and is now cruising through farm country at Van Dyne on August 23, 1987. Power for the train is an amazing set of four EMD GP9s; N... (more)
SOO 6027 and 6044 are in charge of a 33N to CN's Kirk Yard, awaiting a recrew in the siding at LaPorte. In and out of lake effect snow most of the day, the sun made an appearance to illuminate the... (more)
CP 800 glides into Wauwatosa,WI with SOO GP38-2 4438 leading
CP 280 passes 31st Street on the Belt with a delightful pair of SOO SD60's. Clouds dominated most of the day, but I got a lucky sucker hole here!
A Soo Line train using trackage rights on the Milwaukee Road derailed during its nightly trip to Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in April 1984. I don’t recall the details, but I seem to remember that the ca... (more)
We meet again... On February 26, 2006, I photographed Soo Line GP40 2064 in Canadian Pacific's engine facility in Saint Paul, Minnesota. Eight years, seven months and six days later I pho... (more)
CP 470 holds the siding at Camp Douglas to fix a sticking brake and to let Amtrak 8 pass.