The beautiful ex-Soo Line depot in Ashland, WI suffered a huge fire in April of 2000. Fortunately, unlike many other fires like this, the depot has been restored to like new condition.
Ashland has done a great job of painting murals on various buildings, including this one near the former Soo Line Depot. C&NW, Omaha, Soo and NP all served Ashland. Today CN is the last remaining ... (more)
The BN local from Superior arrives in Ashland on a rainy fall day. Too bad the Ashland Ore Dockers class of 1980 decided to re-letter the bridge and the classic NP Monad at the start of their seni... (more)
These tracks are gone and the ore dock on the far left is in the process of being removed. CN now serves the few remaining Ashland customers on an as-needed basis.
An old C&NW transfer caboose rests in the weeds in Ashland
The former Soo Line depot in Ashland, WI near complete restoration after a fire.