RailPictures.Net Photo: SOO 324 Soo Line EMD SW1200 at Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin by Bill Edgar
 
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Soo Line (more..)
EMD SW1200 (more..)
Irvine Yard (more..)
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin, USA (more..)
January, 1973
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SOO 324 (more..)
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Soo Line SW1200 no. 324 handles switching duties at Irvine Yard in Chippewa Falls, WI on a cool January 1973 afternoon. Delivered in black with duluxe gold striping, the unit fits well into the snow scene in SOO's 1961 scheme. Switchers like this and Alco S2s/S4s used to also power the local from here to Eau Claire, but in the 1970s GP7/9s were more common, and occasionally a GP30. CN still uses this yard.
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