Former Milwaukee Road GP40, now SOO 2066, leads a couple leasers on an eastbound freight at Lewiston, WI. The train is getting out of the way for a westbound empty coal train before continuing on ... (more)
SOO Bandit 2066 leads the Schiller Park transfer east through River Grove.
One of the few remaining "Bandits" won't be a bandit much longer. After spending the summer in NRE's deadline waiting for a turn through the shop for overhaul and repaint, the time has finally co... (more)
SOO Bandit GP40 2066 switches out cars at Nahant Yard. This unit has certainly spent a lot of time here in the past.
The other morning I met an old friend at the CP's grade crossing of Schmidt Rd.near the West Davenport,IA. yard office. We both started on the Milwaukee Road back in the 60's. I've been retired fo... (more)
CP's Clinton to Nahant Turn died in the siding at Bettendorf on its return trip north. Before the recrew could arrive, BNSF's own Clinton local, R-CHI4291-06, ran around it on the main with a pai... (more)
SOO Bandit GP40 2066 sits in Bensenville Yard.
CP Nitrin Local southbound at Rapids City,IL. on its way to East Moline,IL. and Davenport,IA. with one of the last GP40's the Milwaukee Road received in 1968.
CP's Nitrin Local makes its way south along the east bank of the Mississippi river at Port Byron,IL. with an old friend on the point. Milwaukee Road GP40 2066 built in 1968 still toils in its fade... (more)
The old and the brand spankin' new. SOO 2066, sporting Milwaukee Road paint and CP 8911 both shove their trains into Bensenville Yard.
An old, Milwaukee Road vet idles away outside of Bensenville Yard.
THE MILWAUKEE ROAD LIVES! Staging in Galewood Yard for a recrew, CP's BRC Clearing Job sits crewless with an old Milwaukee Road soldier up front. Hard to believe its been nearly 26 years since "Th... (more)
A Milwaukee bandit takes the Clearing - Bensenville transfer past Naragansett Ave on the BRC.
A quick stop along Green St. rewarded us with a pair of Soo Line geeps, one a red and white and the other being a "Bandit."