Ex-Milwaukee Road high stand switch in a see of SOO LINE.
One year into the purchase by the SOO. That Abbot/Danz paint job still looks good even though the new colors of red/white seem to dominate more and more every day. At this time I've been on the pr... (more)
Soo Line side collision Portage Yard.
Well..the un-thinkable has happened. The Soo Line RR has purchased the once mighty 10500 mile long Milwaukee Road. All of us on the Lacrosse(Wisconsin) Division are in shock but somewhat relieved.... (more)
Ex-MILW 2021 fresh out of the paint shop becomes SOO 4648. I had to get a shot before we climb aboard and head for Milwaukee. Looks like its gonna be a fun run...look at all that power....looks li... (more)
Brand new 6060 sits at Portage Yard for training for crews by the SOO Road Foreman Ron Kaminen.
We're stopped eastbound on the westward track as a westbound approaches on the eastward track. We must have had work to do in the yard so the westbound train gets around us and will be able to cha... (more)
Brand new and one of four ordered by the SOO.
I had forgotten that the SOO had "black patched" a few caboose's too.