Engineer Ed Roddincurch was a regular on the Soo Line's Laker passenger train until the SOO pulled the train I believe in 1963. Ed bumped onto train 234/233 between Fon du Lac and Milwaukee. When ... (more)
We're tied up on the Waupun Patrol and left our SD fouling both the main and the siding through the crossovers. We must have been the only thing on the line as the rule violations abound. I worked... (more)
We're on our way out the "Old Line" from Portage Jct with lite power to get the last train. I had to stop east of the distant semaphore signal to get a shot. After we remove the stored c... (more)
We're stopped by a red order board at Horicon,WI. on a detour trip over the "Old Line" from Portage to Milwaukee. The line to the right goes north to Waupun and Oshkosh,WI.. We'll continue east af... (more)
Soo Line 233 cresting Richfield Hill at HY 167 in downtown Richfield,WI. on their way to Rubgy Jct. and Fond du Lac.
Soo Line's Milwaukee/Fond du Lac train 233 west bound crosses Main Street in downtown Germantown,WI. with a couple of U-Boats. This is the Milwaukee Road's "OLD LINE" between North Milwaukee and H... (more)
My favorite train of the old Soo Line was the Fond du Lac/Milwaukee trains 234/233. They ran the old Soo mainline from Fond du Lac to Rugby Jct. then turned southeast on the Milwaukee's"Old Line" ... (more)